2022 Bahamas Travel Information
By Dylan Rose
April 2, 2021

Travel Requirements:

  • All travelers need a valid passport to enter the Bahamas.
  • Travelers who are fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and have passed the two week immunity period:

    Accepted COVID-19 Vaccines:
    Pfizer, Moderna, Johnson & Johnson, AstraZeneca, Sinopharm, Covaxin or Sinovac.
    • Negative COVID-19 rapid antigen or PCR test confirmed no more than three days before arrival.

Note: The Bahamas suspended the mandatory COVID-19 PCR test requirement for vaccinated travelers wich was expected to take effect on January 7, 2022. Rapid antigen tests will continue to be accepted for fully vaccinated travelers. 

    • Bahamas Travel Visa – Apply for a travel visa showing proof of vaccination and negative COVID-19 antigen or PCR test results.
  • Travelers who are not fully vaccinated (have only received a single vaccination) or are not pass the two week immunity period:
    • Negative COVID-19 PCR test confirmed no more than three days before arrival.
    • Bahamas Travel Visa – Apply for a travel visa showing proof of negative COVID-19 PCR test results.
  • All travelers will be required to opt-in to COVID-19 health insurance (coverage for the duration of stay in the Bahamas), which is included in the cost of the Bahamas Travel Health Visa application fee.

Pre-Trip COVID-19 Testing Options:

  1. Contact your primary care and have them order you a COVID-19 antigen or PCR test (depending on vaccination status).

    Accepted COVID-19 PCR Tests: PCR, NAA, NAAT, TMA, or RNA

  2. Contact The COVID Consultants and give them your timeline for travel and obtain a mail-in at-home test (PCR only).

U.S. Re-Entry COVID-19 Testing Options: 

  1. All Fly Water Travel approved Bahamas destinations have made arrangements for travelers to receive an antigen test (for a fee) to meet the CDC’s requirements for re-entry to the United States prior to international departure. 
  2. Purchase an Abbott BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag at-home test kit to carry with you and complete prior to departure.

Note: See itinerary for specific details related to your trip and re-entry testing.



Updated: 1.17.2022
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