Mexico Entry Requirements

Mexico Entry Requirements

Last updated May 19, 2022

Below are the entry requirements for Mexico. 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 Mexico. 


Travel is allowed

Travelers are allowed to enter Mexico. For details and exemptions, click here.
Last updated May 16, 2022

No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required
Travelers are not required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test result before traveling to Mexico. Travelers who are connecting through a different country on the way to Mexico should check the testing requirements of the country they are transiting through.
For details and exemptions, see Mexican Government.
Last updated May 16, 2022

No quarantine required
Asymptomatic travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Mexico. For full details and exemptions, click here
Last updated May 16, 2022


No visa required

To visit Mexico for Business or Tourism, you do not require a visa. To check permitted length of stay and other entry requirements, visit the Government Site.
Last updated May 19, 2022


Travelers departing from Canadian airports require proof of vaccination
All travelers departing from Canada via air, rail, or cruise ships need to be fully vaccinated. This requirement applies to all travelers aged 12 years plus 4 months and older. 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: -AstraZeneca/COVISHIELD (ChAdOx1-S, Vaxzevria, AZD1222); -Bharat Biotech (Covaxin, BBV152 A, B, C); -Medicago Covifenz; -Novavax (NVX-COV2373, Nuvaxovid, Covovax); -Moderna (mRNA-1273); -Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty, tozinameran, BNT162b2); -Sinopharm BIBP (BBIBP-CorV); -Sinovac (CoronaVac, PiCoVacc). 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 arrival. Travelers who fail to comply, refuse, or provide untruthful information on this measure, may be subject to a penalty or a fine.

For exemptions for travelers in the process of being vaccinated, travelers from remote communities, and more, please check the Government of Canada.  
Last updated May 10, 2022

No proof of vaccination required for Mexico
Travelers are not required to present proof of vaccination to enter Mexico.
For more information visit the Government of Mexico.

Last updated May 16, 2022

Recommended immigration form before arrival
Travelers are advised to fill out the online Multiple Immigration Form/Tourist Card, which replaces the paper form handed out by most airlines. The form must be completed per person and printed out to be presented with the passport, in order to speed up the immigration process.
Complete online

This requirement does not apply to:
- Mexican citizens.

For full details and exemptions, visit Mexican Government
Last updated May 16, 2022


Masks are mandatory in public in some cities
Travelers must wear masks in public places and on public transportation in some cities. For more information about regional mask requirements, please check  HERE.
Last updated May 16, 2022


Please see below for returning to Canada from Mexico.