Open with restrictions

Jamaica Travel Restrictions

728.4 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
5.26% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 5.26% last week
Most visitors from Israel need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Jamaica.

Jamaica border status

Travelers residing in Jamaica for a minimum of six continuous months in a calendar year must complete a travel authorization before departure.

Travelers not residing in Jamaica must present a travel authorization before departure obtained at https://www.visitjamaica.com


Outgoing travel to JamaicaTraveling from Israel to Jamaica

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Jamaica.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 12 are exempt from testing requirements.

Effective on March 4, passengers traveling on business are subject to a COVID-19 RT-PCR test upon arrival, at their own expense.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Jamaica.
Details and exceptions

Travelers arriving from the UK are subject to a 48-hour state quarantine and PCR testing. Travelers who test negative will be fitted with an armband for monitoring and released to complete the 14 day quarantine at home, while those found to be positive will be isolated in state facilities until recovered. Travelers can be picked up from the quarantine facility once quarantine is completed.

Documents
Travel authorization form

Fill out the form 7 days before departure to Jamaica.


Return travelReturning to Israel from Jamaica

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Jamaica must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Israel.
Exceptions

All passengers, including protected individual (vaccinated and individual who recovered from COVID-19) must present a PCR test. It must be written in English and the passport number of the tested person must be indicated.

All inbound international passengers must pay for COVID-19 (PCR) tests required for entry to Israel.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Jamaica will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Israel.
Details and exceptions

This may be shortened to 10 days upon the completion of two negative coronavirus tests (one upon arrival and one after 9 days of self-isolation).


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Jamaica

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Israel can enter Jamaica but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 14 days

  • Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Israel will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces.

  • Open with restrictions