Covid Entry Check: Panama Travel Restrictions

This Panama dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

  • Partially Open
  • Up to 14 Days
Last reviewed on 30 Jun 2022, 21:41PM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
-16.55% (last 7 days)
Local Restrictions & Policies
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  • Testing
  • Contact tracing
  • Facial Coverings
  • Vaccination
  • Workplace
  • Public events
  • Gatherings
  • Movement

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to the following travellers:
• Citizens and PRs
• Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs
• Other Residents (pass holders)
• Business Travellers
• Transit

What to expect in Panama?

💉 Vaccine exemptions

Vaccinated travellers are exempt from pre-arrival Covid-19 test(s) and quarantine requirement(s).

These exemptions only apply to:
Travellers with a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated at least 14 days before arriva

📝 Forms

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.

A completed "Declaracion Jurada de Salud" must be presented upon arrival.

For more information you may go to:

🌡️ Testing requirements

You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a Covid-19 test from an accepted establishment taken prior to your departure from the first embarkation point.
On Arrival you may be required to complete a test for Covid-19 and/or some form of medical screening, the cost borne by the traveller

Travellers without a negative COVID-19 antigen or NAAT test test taken at most 72 hours before arrival are subject to a test upon arrival at their own expense. The test result must be in English or Spanish.

😷 Quarantine requirements

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 14 days. Quarantine served at your home / hotel

Travellers could be subject to quarantine for 72 hours at their own expense.
- This does not apply to:
- nationals and residents of Panama with a negative COVID-19 test taken at most 72 hours before departure. Tests accepted are: antigen, PCR and RT-PCR;
Reduced restrictions may apply to vaccinated travellers, please see Vaccine Exemptions for details

Other important information:
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We update our information every 24hrs from travel advisories and government websites. Due to the ever-changing nature of the Covid-19 situation, please remember to check the links provided and your local airlines before you travel. We use Google Translate for quick and timely translations, please excuse any errors. Thank you.