Learn more about Guatemala COVID Entry Requirements

Learn more about Guatemala COVID Entry Requirements

iVisa | Updated on Feb 17, 2022

Guatemala is one of the few countries in Latin America that has opened borders for international travel. Although traveling is becoming more frequent, we need to stay safe from COVID. Therefore, health authorities in Guatemala have implemented a set of entry requirements that international travelers must follow. Now, incoming visitors must complete a Health Pass before arrival.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the entry requirements for Guatemala?

The COVID pandemic has forced states around the world to implement new entry requirements for international travelers. In the case of Guatemala, the health authorities are requesting a document known as the Health Pass.

Do I need to complete a Health Pass?

Yes! The Health Pass is a mandatory application to enter Guatemala. Anybody traveling to Guatemala who is 10 years or older must have a Health Pass. The requirement is for all nationalities and Guatemala residents.

The Health Pass must be ready before you board your flight as airlines will check it at the airport.

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Do I need a COVID vaccine or vaccination certificate to enter Guatemala?

No, you don't. As of today, COVID vaccination passports or certificates are not a mandatory to enter Guatemala. Now if you are a Covid vaccine certificate holder, you won't need to present a negative PCR test nor to follow a quarantine. Since information may change quickly, we advise you to follow up on the latest Guatemala travel updates and/or contact your local embassy.

Will I need to quarantine when I arrive in Guatemala?

If you fail to present a negative PCR test or vaccine certificate, you must comply with a mandatory test and quarantine on arrival. Please be aware that travelers who have visited Brazil, the UK or South Africa within the last 14 days will not be permitted to visit Guatemala. Only Guatemalan nationals, diplomats or foreign nationals who are legal residents in the country can enter and they need to quarantine for 10 days (regardless of their vaccination status).

Is a COVID test mandatory?

All non-vaccinated arrivals over 10 years old must present a negative COVID-19 PCR or antigen test result, performed within 72 hours prior to arrival. Fully vaccinated travelers with a COVID-19 vaccine certificate are exempt from testing requirements.

How long is the Health Pass valid for?

Travelers with a Health Pass can use it for up to 30 days after arrival and have a Single Entry to Guatemala.

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What are the requirements for the Health Pass?

Visitors must give personal information, trip details, the sites visited in the last 14 days, and health conditions. Don’t forget the next items too:

  • A valid passport that will be linked to your Health Pass.
  • A valid email address.
  • Payment, you can pay with a credit/debit card or use a Paypal account.
  • A negative COVID test.

If you are traveling as a group, you can add more applicants to your online form. Just click on the +Add new applicant button.

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What are the processing times and fees?

According to your budget and time, choose the best option between the next ones:

  • Standard service, only pay USD 35.49, and receive your Health Pass in 24 hours.
  • Rush service, make a payment of USD 67.99, and wait 4 hours for your requirement.
  • Super Rush service, the iVisa.com team will work for 30 minutes if you pay a USD 113.99 fee.

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What is the process?

The Health Pass only has three steps:

  • Respond to the questions in the application with truthful information and choose the processing time of your preference.
  • Review your information and decide how to pay, whether with a credit/debit card or a Paypal account.
  • Attach the supporting documents required, if applicable.

Contact our customer service agents if you need extra advice.

Why do I need an email address?

A valid email address is essential for the Health Pass process, as iVisa.com will use it to send you the health document. Once you receive the Health Pass, print it and show it to the Guatemala authorities upon arrival.

Remember that you will go through a medical check at the airport. The Guatemala authorities will assess your situation before approving your entry.

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Where can I find more details?

Explore the application page for more information about entry requirements, like the Health Pass and the COVID test.

If you are unsure about the process, then contact our support agents who are available 24/7.

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