• MasksRequired
  • COVID TestRequired to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen
  • Quarantine14 days self-quarantine
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: March 26, 2021
Reviewed: May 1, 2021
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Uruguay's borders remain closed, while domestic restrictions are gradually being lifted.

Can I travel to Uruguay?

Uruguay is currently closed for international travel.

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

All arrivals to Uruguay will be required to self-quarantine for 7 days.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Uruguay?

  • All arrivals ti Uruguay will be required to present a negative COVID-19 test, no older than 72 hours.
  • All arrivals will be tested again on the 7th day of quarantine.

Is public transportation open in Uruguay?

Public transportation in Uruguay is operating.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Uruguay?

Restaurants, cafes and bars in Uruguay are open, for limited hours and under capacity limitations.

Are businesses and attractions open in Uruguay?

Non-essential businesses and attractions in Uruguay are closed again.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Uruguay?

It is required to wear a face mask in enclosed public places.


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