2022 New Zealand Travel Information

By Max Salzburg
April 17, 2022


Travel Requirements:

  • All travelers need a valid passport to enter New Zealand.
  • All travelers must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and carry official COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card showing proof of immunization (paper or digital copy).
  • All travelers must provide either a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 48 hours of scheduled departure of first flight bound for New Zealand OR a supervised COVID-19 antigen test taken within 24 hours of scheduled departure of first flight bound for New Zealand.
Pre-Trip COVID-19 Testing Options:
  1. Locate a local COVID-19 testing facility that can guarantee results within the appropriate timeframe. 
  2. Contact The COVID Consultants and give them your timeline for travel and obtain a mail-in at-home test.
  • All travelers must request a New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority (NZeTA) and pay an International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy (IVL)
  • All travelers arriving to New Zealand by air will be required to complete a New Zealand Traveller Declaration

COVID-19 Testing for Re-Entry to the United States:

As of June 12th, 2022, The United States is no longer requiring a negative COVID-19 test result to re-enter the country.

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