COVID-19 Guidelines    

COVID-19 Guidelines

Guidelines for travelling to Guyana

Before You Travel To Guyana, Please Note The Following:

1. Rapid Test, anti-body or antigen tests are NOT acceptable for travel to Guyana

2. Passengers are required to wear an approved face mask on the aircraft and at the airport.

3. Children under 2 years old are not recommended to wear mask.

4. Children under 2 years old travelling with parents or other authorized adults who have tested negative are not required to be tested

5. Children above 2 years old must present a valid negative molecular biological PCR Test result.

6. No child below the age of thirteen (13) years old is required to be retested upon arrival in Guyana

7. All persons must provide a valid local telephone number verifiable by Port Health. Each passenger is required to call a port Health provided number for verification

8. All persons tested must remain in quarantine until they receive their results. Results are received within 6 to 8 hours of sample collection. Persons who test positive must isolate either in a suitable home, hotel or government isolation facility.

9. Persons making a false declaration or presenting false information will face prosecution under the laws of Guyana.

10. Persons refusing to comply with health requirements and safety measures will also face prosecution under the laws of Guyana.

Guidelines for travelling to Guyana

1. Book your ticket with an airline of your choice

2. Do a molecular biological PCR test within 7 days of travel.

3. Your test must be negative. If the test was done within 72 hours of travel, you will not be required to do another test upon arrival.

4. If the test was done within 4-7 days of travel, passengers will be retested upon arrival in Guyana. NB. The passenger will bear the cost for the second test:

5. A cost of US$85.00 is payable at check-in with partnering airlines.

6. If payments are not made during the check-in process with airlines, a cost of US$85.00 or equivalent of G$16,000.00 will be payable upon arrival to Guyana.

7. Cash and all major Credit Card are accepted.

8. Advance payments can be made using this link

9. Complete the Passenger Locator Form at least 24 hours before travel.

10. Present your travel documents and negative PCR test result to airline representative at the time of checking in and at boarding and upon arrival in Guyana.

11. For more information or clarifications, kindly contact the Cheddi Jagan International Airport on +592 699 9074 or the Port Health Authority on +592 261 2612219, +592 6241294 or +592 6241296.