New Bahamian entry requirements - 7/28/2020
Recent changes for those planning travel to The Bahamas should be taken into consideration: 1. A 14-day mandatory quarantine (at the traveler's expense) has been implemented, 2. A negative COVID-19 test report is required (no older than 10 days), 3. A travel health card/visa, completed online, is required prior to entry, and 4. Travel should be limited to essential purposes.

These changes are current as of Tuesday, July 28, and are subject to change and/or revision. For complete Bahamas planning information, please visit this site -
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UPDATE 10/5/20 - Entry by air into The Bahamas has been restricted to:

•            Nassau - MYNN
•            Freeport - MYGF
•            Marsh Harbour - MYAM
•            North Eleuthera - MYEH
•            Georgetown (Exuma) - MYEF
•            Bimini - MYBS
•            San Andros (Andros) - MYAF

•            All visitors (except children under the age of 10) must obtain a negative COVID-19 PCR Test result within 5 days of travel. Test must show the name and address of the accredited lab where the test was performed.

•            All passengers are required to complete an electronic Health Visa at within 72 hours prior to travel and upload the COVID-19 test results. The visa has a cost, which will depend on the length of the stay.

•            A rapid antigen test will be conducted upon arrival, and then again on the fifth day (96 hours). The cost of the rapid tests on and after arrival will be included in the cost of the visa.

•            Visitors must “Vacation in Place” for 14 days or the duration of stay, whichever is shorter; which means limiting the vacation experience to the grounds and amenities of a traveler’s hotel or accommodations.

•            All persons must submit to monitoring and install the Hubbcat App on their cellular phones for purposes of contact tracing.
UPDATE 9/17/20 - Beginning October 15, The Bahamas will enter Phase 3 of the Tourism Readiness & Recovery Plan ahead of the busy holiday season, which will include the reopening of beaches and a number of hotels across Nassau & Paradise Island, Grand Bahama Island and the Family Islands. More details will be forthcoming closer to this date.
UPDATE 9/3/20 - The negative COVID-19 test report time has been shortened to 5 days. Essential purpose travel have been lifted. And on most islands, a mandatory curfew is in place from 10p - 5am.