ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR BERMUDA
It is almost time for your trip to Bermuda! As you prepare, please be aware of the new travel requirements and entry screening process for visiting the island. The ongoing pandemic causes frequent changes to entry requirements and testing guidelines, so be sure to check this page frequently leading up to your trip as it will be updated with new information as it becomes available.
Last Updated: June 28th, 2021
1. Complete the Online Bermuda Travel Authorization
Before arriving, all persons traveling to Bermuda are required to complete the online Bermuda travel authorization one to three days before departure. There is a cost of $75 per traveler for the travel authorization. The fee for travelers age 9 and younger is $30. Travelers failing to complete a Travel Authorization form before traveling to Bermuda will be charged $1,000 upon arrival for the completion of a Travel Authorization.
To complete the travel authorization, click here.
2. Complete and Present a Negative PCR COVID-19 Test
All visitors 2 years and older, must take a PCR COVID-19 test and obtain a negative result no more than four days prior of arrival in Bermuda. The requirements for a valid test can be found here. Upon arrival, travelers must show a copy of your Travel Authorization. If you do not have a printer, have ready a charged phone or tablet to show your Travel Authorization. Present a copy of the pre-departure COVID-19 negative test result taken no more than 4 days before departure. The day you test, is day 0.
3. Get Tested by Bermuda Authorities Upon Arrival and Quarantine at Accommodation
All travelers must be tested by Bermuda authorities upon arrival at the airport. Minor children (aged 17 and younger) traveling with immunized parents must follow the Child’s First 14 Days. For more information on traveling with a minor visit, click here.
Immunized Travelers from the United States and Canada must test upon arrival and head straight to their accommodation. Once arriving at their accommodation, traveler will quarantine while awaiting a negative PCR COVID-19 result (typically, 24 hours or less). You must then test on day 4, 8 and 14. See government guidance for immunized travelers here.
For non-immunized travelers, choose a Quarantine Hotel to quarantine for 14 days or apply for an exemption. Pay for the full 14 days at the Quarantine Hotel. 1 to 3 days prior to arriving in Bermuda, apply for your Travel Authorization with proof of full payment for the Quarantine Hotel or approved exemption. Upon arrival in Bermuda, proceed to the Government provided transportation to your Quarantine Hotel. You will test on day 13 and will be released from quarantine upon receipt of your negative test results.
4. Purchase Insurance
Travelers must also purchase insurance that would cover COVID-19 should they fall ill while in Bermuda. Allianz offers travel insurance that covers COVID-19 related health/medical expenses for travelers from the U.S.
Compliance of pre-departure protocols is mandatory by the Government of Bermuda.
We strongly encourage you to review these requirements so that you know what to expect. For more details and information on health screenings and testing requirements, please visit the Bermuda Tourism Authority website.
Before returning to the USA effective immediately, the United States requires that all air passengers entering the country will be required to provide a negative COVID-19 test prior to boarding their flight as per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Many of our travel suppliers have made arrangements for on-site COVID-19 testing right at your hotel (view these travel supplier policies).