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El Salvador

  • MasksRequired
  • COVID TestPCR required to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen
  • QuarantineNone
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: June 17, 2021
Reviewed: October 22, 2021
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El Salvador has opened its borders for travel and resumed international flights. Domestic restrictions are gradually being lifted.

Can I travel to El Salvador?

  • El Salvador has resumed international commercial flights.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to El Salvador?

There is no requirement to quarantine when arriving to El Salvador.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to El Salvador?

  • Anyone arriving to El Salvador will be required to present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours before departure.
  • Fully vaccinated travelers are exempt.
  • All arrivals will be screened at the airports.

Is public transportation open in El Salvador?

Public transportation in El Salvador is operating, with social distancing measures in place.

Are the restaurants and bars open in El Salvador?

Restaurants in El Salvador are open, with health measures in place.

Are businesses and attractions open in El Salvador?

Some non-essential businesses and attractions in El Salvador have opened.

Fully vaccinated individuals can now enter sporting venues.

Do I need to wear a face mask in El Salvador?

Wearing face masks is required in all public places.


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