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Detailed Restriction/Reopening Information For Colombia
Data Last Updated: September 25, 2020

General Information

Partially Open

Colombia has reopened its borders to International travelers.

On Sept. 19, international flights with the US, Mexico, Brazil, Ecuador, Bolivia, and Guatemala will be restarted. However, these flights will only be accessible in specific airports. 

Beginning Sept 21, travelers from all countries are allowed to enter. Everyone must wear a protective face covering at all times. In addition, international travelers entering Colombia must provide a negative COVID-19 PCR test result taken no more than four days prior to the travel date. 

Mask Requirement

Mask is required to be worn in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas where social distancing is not possible.

Internal Restrictions/Closures

A nationwide lockdown was lifted on Sept. 1 and some businesses have been allowed to reopen with limitations.

Colombia has now allowed construction, automobile, furniture, and clothing manufacturing industries to start their activities. Wholesale trade and certain retailers such as laundries, bookstores and stationeries are also allowed to reopen. Bars, dine-in restaurants, gyms, and clubs still remain closed, and massive events would remain forbidden.

Airlines & Transport

International flights between Colombia and the US, Mexico, Brazil, Ecuador, Bolivia, and Guatemala resumed Sept. 19, but only from airports in Bogota, Cartagena, Medellin and Cali.

Domestic flights resumed Sept. 1, but all ground and maritime borders are closed until further notice, except for cargo and humanitarian reasons. 

Status of Opening to Tourists

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Information for Non-Tourists

Travelers must wear a protective face covering at all times. In addition, international travelers entering Colombia must provide a negative COVID-19 polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test result taken no more than four days prior to the travel date. The country's land and maritime borders will remain closed except for cargo and humanitarian aid.

Humanitarian flights, with passengers arriving in Colombia, require 14 day quarantine.

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