Event: Updated Requirements for Air Travelers to the United States
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced a new Order for all air passengers traveling to the United States. Effective November 8, 2021, all non-immigrant, non-citizen air travelers to the United States will be required to be fully vaccinated and to provide proof of vaccination status and of a negative COVID-19 test taken within three (3) days prior to boarding an airplane to the United States.
U.S. citizens and Legal Permanent Residents (LPRs) who are eligible to travel but are not fully vaccinated will need to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within one (1) day before their flight’s departure. U.S citizens and LPRs who are fully vaccinated will need to present airlines with proof of vaccination and of a negative COVID-19 test taken within three (3) days before their flight.
Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions page on travel.state.gov for additional information.
If you are planning holiday travel, we encourage you to check your passport validity and renew it now. The usual surge of holiday demand for passport services often results in longer processing times. If you are eligible to apply in person, please book an appointment soon.
For Assistance: The U.S. Embassy is continually monitoring the current situation in Sweden, and we continue to provide emergency services to U.S. citizens. To contact us:
U.S. Embassy, Stockholm, Sweden
Dag Hammarskjölds väg 31,
115 89 Stockholm
+46 (0)8 783 53 00
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