Las Vegas Entry Requirements

Las Vegas Entry Requirements

Last updated December 3, 2021
Below are the entry requirements for Las Vegas. Please note these are fluid and can change with little notice. Please see above and note the “last updated” date. You will also find a link(s) to the most up-to-date information which we encourage you to review the week prior to travel. The following information applies to those with a Canadian passport and who are fully vaccinated. If this does not apply to you, please contact your Travel Advisor.

Most travelers from Canada with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Las Vegas, LAS, but there are restrictions. 

TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

Fully vaccinated travelers are allowed to enter the United States. Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling. For full details and exemptions, see CDC.
Last updated Dec 2, 2021

Mandatory COVID-19 test
In addition to a valid vaccination certificate recognized by the United States, travelers must have an original printed or electronic negative COVID-19 viral test result (NAAT: RT-PCR, RT-LAMP, TMA, NEAR, HDA, or Antigen: Rapid). To determine if you're considered fully vaccinated and have a valid certificate, review the entry for "Mandatory proof of vaccination." Travelers must take the test no more than 3 days before the first scheduled departure time in the flight itinerary. On December 6th the testing window will be shortened to 1 day for vaccinated travelers. Test results must include the traveler's full name and at least one other identifier such as date of birth or passport number. The test must also clearly state that the results are "negative," SARS-CoV-2 RNA not detected," SARS-CoV-2 antigen not detected," or "COVID-19 not detected." A test marked "invalid" is not acceptable. This requirement applies to all travelers, including US citizens, residents, and transit travelers. Travelers with a vaccination certificate not recognized by the United States or partially vaccinated travelers must follow the recommendations for unvaccinated travelers. Please check the requirements for the proof of vaccination to see more details. Travelers may use a self-test (sometimes referred to as a home test) that meets the given criteria. Please check the source for more information. Some US states might have more strict rules regarding COVID-19 test types and where they must be administered. Please carefully review the rules before traveling to each state.

This requirement does not apply to:
• Travelers under the age of 2;
• Travelers who have recovered from COVID-19. These travelers must show proof of a positive viral test from the preceding 90 days and a letter from their healthcare provider or public health official stating they are cleared to end isolation.
 
Testing Types
• Antigen Test - 3 days before departure
• Nucleic Acid Test - 3 days before departure
• RT-PCR Test - 3 days before departure
• RT-LAMP Test - 3 days before departure
• TMA Test - 3 days before departure

Please check the CDC for more information. 
Last updated Dec 3, 2021

No quarantine for vaccinated travelers
Fully vaccinated travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in the United States.
Last updated Dec 2, 2021

VISA REQUIREMENTS

No visa required

You don't need a visa. You can travel to the United States for a limited stay. Make sure to check other entry requirements and how long you can stay for.
Last updated Oct 13, 2021

DOCUMENTS YOU NEED FOR YOUR TRIP

Travelers departing from Canadian airports require proof of vaccination
Travelers departing from Canadian airports, rail, and passengers vessels on voyages of 24 hours or more need to be fully vaccinated in order to board. This requirement applies to international and domestic departures. Fully vaccinated travelers must have received a full course of vaccination with an accepted vaccine. The accepted 2 dose vaccines are Pfizer, Moderna, AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria, COVISHIELD), Sinopharm, Sinovac (CoronaVac, PiCoVacc), or Covaxin, and the accepted 1 dose vaccine is Janssen/Johnson & Johnson. Travelers that have received a combination of 2 accepted vaccines are considered fully vaccinated. Travelers must have received their last dose at least 14 days before departure. Travelers must print, complete, and carry the indicated attestation form with them. This requirement does not apply to travelers under the age of 12 years plus 4 months. For exemptions for travelers in the process of being vaccinated, travelers from remote communities, and more, please visit the Government of Canada.
Last updated Dec 1, 2021


Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers

In addition to a valid vaccination certificate recognized by the United States, travelers must have an original printed or electronic negative COVID-19 viral test result (NAAT: RT-PCR, RT-LAMP, TMA, NEAR, HDA, or Antigen: Rapid). To determine if you're considered fully vaccinated and have a valid certificate, review the entry for "Mandatory proof of vaccination." Travelers must take the test no more than 3 days before the first scheduled departure time in the flight itinerary. On December 6th the testing window will be shortened to 1 day for vaccinated travelers. Test results must include the traveler's full name and at least one other identifier such as date of birth or passport number. The test must also clearly state that the results are "negative," SARS-CoV-2 RNA not detected," SARS-CoV-2 antigen not detected," or "COVID-19 not detected." A test marked "invalid" is not acceptable. This requirement applies to all travelers, including US citizens, residents, and transit travelers. Travelers with a vaccination certificate not recognized by the United States or partially vaccinated travelers must follow the recommendations for unvaccinated travelers. Please check the requirements for the proof of vaccination to see more details. Travelers may use a self-test (sometimes referred to as a home test) that meets the given criteria. Please check the source for more information. Some US states might have more strict rules regarding COVID-19 test types and where they must be administered. Please carefully review the rules before traveling to each state. For full details and exemptions, visit the CDC.

This requirement does not apply to:
• Travelers under the age of 2;
• Travelers who have recovered from COVID-19. These travelers must show proof of a positive viral test from the preceding 90 days and a letter from their healthcare provider or public health official stating they are cleared to end isolation.

Testing Types
• Antigen Test - 3 days before departure
• Nucleic Acid Test - 3 days before departure
• RT-PCR Test - 3 days before departure
• RT-LAMP Test - 3 days before departure
• TMA Test - 3 days before departure
Last updated Dec 3, 2021

Mandatory proof of vaccination
Travelers are considered fully vaccinated against COVID-19 if 2 weeks have passed since their second dose in a 2-dose series, such as the Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna vaccines, or 2 weeks after a single-dose vaccine, such as Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine. The US government currently accepts vaccines approved or authorized for emergency use by the U.S. FDA and the WHO. Vaccines accepted are Pfizer-BioNTech (e.g., COMIRNATY, Tozinameran), AstraZeneca-Oxford (e.g., Covishield, Vaxzevria), Janssen (Johnson & Johnson), Moderna, Sinopharm BIBP, Covaxin and Sinovac-CoronaVac. Travelers unable to present a valid certificate may be required to comply with rules for unvaccinated travelers.

Any combination of 2 doses of an FDA approved/authorized or WHO emergency use listed COVID-19 2-dose series are accepted. The second dose in a 2-dose heterologous series must have been received no earlier than 17 days (21 days with a 4 day grace period) after the first dose. For more information about accepted proof of vaccination, please check the
CDC.
Last update Dec 2, 2021


Mandatory travel attestation form

Travelers must complete a travel attestation form before arrival. This form will be provided by the airline. Airlines may let you complete your attestation electronically, such as through the VeriFLY app. However, you may still want to keep a printed copy as a precaution. Section 1 of the form below must be completed by all travelers while section 2 must only be completed by travelers that are not citizens or residents of the USA.  Download Form
Last updated Dec 2, 2021

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Masks Masks are mandatory on public transportation
Travelers must wear masks on public transportation in the United States. Some states still require the use of masks in public places, please verify the regional requirements before traveling. For full details and exemptions, visit the CDC
Last updated Dec 2, 2021


For more details visit Nevada Tourism.

LAS VEGAS EXIT REQUIREMENTS

Please see below for returning to Canada from Las Vegas.

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