COVID-19 Information – Grenada

COVID-19 Information

Last updated: [1/22/2021]

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U.S. Citizen Travelers:

Enroll for alerts at step.state.gov. In Case of Emergency: Call 1-888-407-4747 (U.S./Canada); +1-202-501-4444 (overseas); or contact the nearest embassy: go.usa.gov/xduQM.

Global Health Advisory:

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19. Many areas throughout the world are now experiencing COVID-19 outbreaks and taking action that may limit traveler mobility, including quarantines and border restrictions. Even countries, jurisdictions, or areas where cases have not been reported may restrict travel without notice. Read More

Country-Specific Information:

  • Grenada has recently seen an increase in positive COVID cases.  Testing and contract tracing continue.  Social gatherings are prohibited at this time, and there are additional restrictions on events, public transportation, and use of bars and restaurants.  All travelers in Grenada but must adhere to COVID-19 protocols, and those who break the protocols can be arrested and fined.

    All travelers entering Grenada must present a negative PCR test result taken within three (3) days prior to travel.  All incoming travelers must enter quarantine in a government-approved facility and can only leave quarantine after undergoing another COVID test, usually on the fourth day after arrival in Grenada. Effective January 1, 2021, all arriving travelers to Grenada are required to pay a one-time $150.00 USD ($410.00 XCD) Coronavirus (COVID-19) test fee, which will cover their day-four test or any test taken while on Island. Children under five years of age are exempt from taking any Coronavirus (COVID-19) test in Grenada. For more information please visit https://covid19.gov.gd/.

    Please be advised that on January 12, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control issued an Order requiring all air passengers arriving to the United States from a foreign country to get tested no more than three (3) days before their flight and to provide proof of the negative result or documentation of having recovered from COVID-19 to the airline before boarding the flight.  This order will go into effect on January 26, 2021. For additional information, please visit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/testing-international-air-travelers.html.

    More information about Grenada’s COVID-19 regulations can be found on the following website under “Additional Resources” https://bb.usembassy.gov/embassy/grenada/american-citizen-services/

Entry and Exit Requirements:

  • Are U.S. citizens permitted to enter? [Yes]
  • Is a negative COVID-19 test (PCR and/or serology) required for entry? [Yes]
  • Are health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry? [Yes]
  • Visa extensions can be obtained from the Immigration Department located at the Botanical Gardens in St. George’s. Visa extensions costs approximately US $28.00 per month.

Movement Restrictions:

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

Quarantine Information:

  • Are U.S. citizens required to quarantine? [Yes]

COVID-19 Testing:

  • COVID-19 tests are available locally from the following medical establishments:
  • General Hospital located in the town of St. George between the hours of 8:00am to 10:00am Monday through Friday, for approximately US $150 each. Results are available within 24-48 hours.
  • St. Augustine Medical Services by appointment for approximately US $170 to US $305 each. Results are available within 24 hours. However, this test is not accepted by Barbados.
  • Antigen Test at Fit For Life Clinic between the hours of 8:00am to 3:00pm Monday through Friday, and 8:00am to 12:00noon on Saturday for approximately US$ 114 each. Results are available within 20-30 minutes.

 Transportation Options:

  • Are commercial flights operating? [Yes]
  • Is public transportation operating? [Yes]
    • Masks and hand sanitizing are required to access public transportation.

Fines for Non-Compliance: (if applicable)

Consular Operations:

  • Currently the Embassy offers emergency and regular U.S. passport services by appointment only
  • Visa services are offered by the US Embassy Bridgetown

Local Resources:

  • Please visit the Grenada’s COVID-19 page for more information.

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