COVID-19 | Travel Information

  • All non-essential travel across the United States/ Canada Border restricted. Non-essential travel includes travel that is considered tourism or recreational in nature (March 21, 2020)
  • The Government of Canada has barred entry to Canada to all non-citizens/permanent residents, except Americans, diplomats, and flight crews. Canadians displaying symptoms of COVID-19 will not be denied boarding aircraft.
    • The Government of Canada is offering emergency loans of up to $5000 to assist Canadians with purchasing tickets home, or where necessary to support Canadians who are unable to return home due to symptoms. Canadians abroad can contact the Emergency Watch and Response Centre in Ottawa directly at 1 613 996-8885, or sos@international.gc.ca.
  • British Columbians who have traveled outside Canada and returned to Canada, on or after March 12, 2020,  have been ordered by the Provincial Medical Health Officer to self-isolate for 14 days. Read the Provincial Medical Health Officer’s Order to Travellers.

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