Cuba

  • MasksRequired
  • COVID TestPCR required to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen in low-risk areas
  • Quarantine5 days in an approved hotel
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: May 6, 2021
Reviewed: May 6, 2021
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General

Charter flights from few countries are now allowed into Cuba, while the country remains under some restrictions domestically.

Can I travel to Cuba?

  • Charter flights to Cuba now allowed to arrive through Cuba's international airports, and arrival by sea is also possible.
  • A suspension of direct flights to and from Nicaragua, Guyana, Trinidad and Tobago is in effect.
  • International flights from Europe have been renewed

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

All arrivals to Cuba will undergo a PCR test, and will have to stay in quarantine for 5 days in an approved hotel.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Cuba?

  • All arrivals to Cuba are required to present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours.
  • Anyone arriving through Jose Marte Airport in Havana will be required to fill in a health declaration and undergo a second PCR test.
  • All arrivals will have to present a health insurance covering COVID-19, or purchase one in Cuba.
  • All arrivals will be required to take a third test on the 5th day of their visit.

Is public transportation open in Cuba?

  • Public transportation in Cuba is operating.
  • In high-risk areas, all public and private transportation are prohibited nightly between 21:00-5:00. All interprovincial passenger transport are also suspended.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Cuba?

  • Restaurants, cafes and bars in Cuba are open under capacity limitations and social distancing requirements.
  • In high-risk ares, including Havana, restaurants and bars are closed.

Are businesses and attractions open in Cuba?

  • Most non-essential businesses and attractions in Cuba are open, under capacity limitations and social distancing requirements.
  • In high-risk ares, including Havana, non-essential businesses and attractions are closed.
  • Night clubs remain closed nationwide.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Cuba?

Face masks are required in enclosed public places.

Sources

  1. https://cu.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/
  2. https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/cuba/
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