Brazil

  • MasksRequired
  • COVID TestPCR required to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen in most areas
  • QuarantineFor some origins
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: April 24, 2021
Reviewed: May 1, 2021
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General

Brazil is now open for arrivals by air, while land and sea borders remain closed for foreigners, and some restrictions are still in place domestically.

Can I travel to Brazil?

  • Brazil has opened its borders for international travel by air. Land borders with neighboring countries, as well as arrival by sea, remain closed.
  • Travel from the UK and South Africa is banned.
  • Transiting through Brazil is possible, without leaving the airport.
  • Foreign citizens are allowed to enter Brazil by air for visits of no longer than 90 days.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Brazil?

  • There is no general quarantine requirements to enter Brazil currently in place.
  • Permitted arrivals from the UK and South Africa will be required to quarantine for 14 days in an approved location.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Brazil?

  • All arrivals must fill in a health declaration.
  • All arrivals must present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours.

Is Public Transportation Open in Brazil?

Public transportation in Brazil is suspended in some areas, and reduced in others.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Brazil?

  • Restaurants cafes, and bars in most of Brazil are open, with health measures in place.

Are businesses and attractions open in Brazil?

  • Non-essential businesses and attractions are open in most of Brazil.
  • Some high-risk states have imposed additional restrictions, such as a nightly curfew and closure of nonessential businesses and leisure facilities.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Brazil?

Face masks are required in public places and on public transportation.

Sources

  1. https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/brazil
  2. https://www.smartraveller.gov.au/destinations/americas/brazil?
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