Cambodia: COVID-19 Travel Bans & Travel RestrictionsUpdated on 11 jun 2021, 10:11 UTC+8
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Entry into CambodiaPartially restricted
Travelers must carry proof issued no more than 72 hours prior to departure attesting they have not tested positive for COVID-19.
All persons will undergo screening for COVID-19 and must self-isolate for 14 days at a suitable place of accommodation.
Tourist visas, e-visas, visa on arrival, and all visa-free arrangements are suspended until further notice.
Medical insurance coverage of at least US$50,000 valid for the duration of stay is required for entry into Cambodia.
The Cambodian government has suspended the issuing of tourist visas, e-visas, visa-on-arrival, and all visa-free arrangements until further notice. Foreign nationals seeking to enter Cambodia must obtain a valid visa from a Cambodian embassy or consulate abroad prior to departure. Upon arrival, foreign nationals must present a valid medical certificate issued no more than 72 hours prior to departure attesting they have not tested positive for COVID-19. Foreign nationals must have proof of medical insurance valid for use in Cambodia for the duration of their intended stay with a coverage amount of least US$50,000. Alternatively, travelers may purchase a health insurance package upon arrival for US$90. All persons must undergo testing for COVID-19 upon arrival and again after 13 days in self-isolation. Should any passenger on an arriving flight test positive for COVID-19, all passengers on the same flight must undergo a 14-day quarantine in a designated facility. Otherwise, passengers will be permitted to self-isolate for 14 days in an appropriate accommodation. A deposit in the amount of US$2,000 must be paid upon arrival and will be used to cover expenses related to testing, quarantine, and any other health-related services. This policy does not apply to persons holding a diplomatic (category A) or official (category B) visa. A list of applicable services and fees is available from the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs at the following URL: https://www.mfaic.gov.kh/covid-19
Returning to United StatesPartially restricted
All persons must have proof of a negative nucleic acid or antigen test for COVID-19 issued no more than 72 hours prior to departure, or must provide "documentation of recovery."
Travelers are encouraged to undergo testing for COVID-19 within 3-5 days of arrival and to self-isolate for 7 days. All persons must wear a mask when using public conveyances.
The US government has mostly suspended the issuing of new visas. All travelers are encouraged to contact their local US embassy or consulate prior to finalizing travel plans.
From May 4, 2021, foreign nationals who have visited any of the following countries or regions within 14 days of their arrival in the United States are prohibited from entering: Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mainland China, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Vatican City, and the United Kingdom. This policy provides limited exemptions for persons providing vital support for critical infrastructure, journalists, students, and certain academics covered by exchange visitor programs.
All persons traveling to the United States (including US nationals) must present proof of a negative result for COVID-19 issued no more than 3 days to departure using a nucleic acid or antigen test. Alternatively, persons who, at any point within 90 days of their scheduled departure for the United States, tested positive for COVID-19 may present "documentation of recovery" for travel to the United States. This must include proof of the positive test result along with a certificate from a recognized healthcare provider attesting that the traveler is not currently exhibiting symptoms consistent with COVID-19 is and cleared for travel. All travelers must additionally sign a form attesting that the information provided to airline staff is truthful and accurate to the best of the traveler's knowledge. Persons lacking such proof are prohibited from boarding flights bound for the United States. More information including post-travel recommendations is available via the following URL: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/testing-international-air-travelers.html
The United States government has mostly suspended the issuing of new visas and all US land border checkpoints with Canada and Mexico are closed to non-essential traffic. Additional restrictions are in place for persons holding special category visas including H-1B, H-2B, J-1, and L-1 visas. All travelers are encouraged to contact their local US embassy or consulate prior to finalizing travel arrangements. When arriving into or traveling within the United States, all persons must wear masks covering their mouth and nose while aboard any conveyance or at any transportation hub. Be advised, various state and local authorities in the United States have implemented additional policies and restrictions for persons arriving into their jurisdictions.