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COVID-19 Information: Grenada
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Last updated: 09/26/22

 

Travel to the USA

As of 12:01 a.m. EDT June 12, 2022, the CDC order requiring all persons aged two and above to show a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States, is rescinded. Starting at 12:01 a.m. EDT on June 12, 2022, the CDC will no longer order air passengers to show a negative COVID-19 test result, or show documentation of recovery from COVID-19, prior to boarding a flight to the United States. Of note, CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect. For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers.

 

Check the CDC website for additional information and Frequently Asked Questions.

 

Country-Specific Information

 

 

COVID-19 Testing

  • Are PCR and/or antigen tests available for U.S. citizens in Grenada? Yes
  • If so, are PCR test results reliably available within 72 hours? Yes
  • Are antigen test results reliably available within 24 hours? Yes

COVID-19 tests are available locally from the following medical establishments:

  • All local health centers and medical stations. The PCR test is approximately $50.00 US ($135.00 XCD) and the antigen test approximately $20.00 US ($50.00 XCD).
  • The General Hospital located in the town of St. George between the hours of 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Monday through Friday, for approximately US $50 .00 for a PCR test and US$ 20.00 for a rapid antigen test. Results are available within 24-48 hours.
  • St Augustine Medical Services by appointment for approximately US $170 to US $305 each. Results are available within 24 hours.
  • Antigen Test at Fit For Life Clinic between the hours of 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday for approximately US$ 114 each. Results are available within 20-30 minutes.

For information on limited humanitarian exemptions to CDC’s requirement that all U.S. bound travelers present a negative COVID test, please review the following page: COVID-19 Testing Required for U.S. Entry (state.gov)

Humanitarian exemptions to this order will be granted on an extremely limited basis and will only be considered when the country of departure lacks adequate COVID-19 testing capacity. To submit information in support of an exemption, email stgeorgesacs@state.gov

 

COVID-19 Vaccine Information:

  • Has the government of Grenada approved a COVID-19 vaccine for use? Yes
  • Are vaccines available in Grenada for U.S. citizens to receive? No
  • The Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca and Pfizer vaccines are available in Grenada; however, vaccines are not yet available for U.S. citizens. To receive the vaccine persons must present a valid company photo ID or an official ID, inclusive of NIS card, driver’s license, or passport.
  • Persons can also contact their district health centers and medical stations to schedule an appointment for the administration of their COVID-19 vaccine. Additional information on vaccination can be found on the following website: https://covid19.gov.gd/

 

 

Visit the FDA’s website to learn more about FDA-approved vaccines in the United States.

The U.S. government does not plan to provide COVID-19 vaccinations to private U.S. citizens overseas. Please follow host country developments and guidelines for COVID-19 vaccination.

 

Entry and Exit Requirements

 

  • Are U.S. citizens permitted to enter? Yes
  • For information on travel protocols visit: https://covid19.gov.gd/travel-covid/
  • Is a negative COVID-19 test (PCR and/or serology) required for entry? No
  • Are health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry? No
  • Visa extensions costs approximately US $28 per month.

 

 

Movement Restrictions

  • Is a curfew in place? No
  • Are there restrictions on intercity or interstate travel? No

 

Quarantine Information

  • Are fully vaccinated U.S. citizens required to quarantine? No

For additional information on quarantine requirements please visit: https://covid19.gov.gd/travel-covid/

 

Quarantine expectations if tested positive

  • Fully vaccinated individuals who test positive should be isolated for up to 10 days.

Isolation can end between days 5 to 7 with a negative antigen test.

  • Quarantine is used to keep a person who might have been exposed to COVID-19 away from others.
  • People in quarantine, including U.S. citizens, must adhere to the following Ministry of Health guidelines:
  1. Stay at home or in their hotel room until released by the Grenadian Ministry of Health
  2. Separate themselves from others
  3. Monitor their health
  4. Follow directions from the Ministry of Health

 

 

Covid test results

  • Email: info@health.gov.gd or Call the COVID-19 Hotline:
  • 45VIRUS or1-473-458-4787
  • 53VIRUS – 1-473-538-4787

 

 

Transportation Options

  • Are commercial flights operating? Yes
  • Is public transportation operating? Yes

 

Fines for Non-Compliance (if applicable)

 

 

Consular Operations

 

Local Resources:

Ministry of Health, Grenada COVID-19 Page

Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA)

Other links:

COVID-19 Traveler Information page on Travel (state.gov)

CDC page on COVID-19

U.S. Department of State – United States Department of State Country Information and Travel Advisory page