COVID-19 travel restrictions: Fiji

Travel Restrictions

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This article has been written on the May 17, 2022 and contains accurate information. However, we highly recommend you check the latest travel requirements before you book a trip since covid regulations are constantly updating.

Can I enter Fiji? 

As of April 2022, you can enter Fiji. Nevertheless, please note that local COVID-19 restrictions are in place.

Tourist woman at the airport terminal waiting for a flight and looking at a timetable — ShutterstockFiji welcomes vaccinated travelers — Shutterstock

Can I enter Fiji if I am vaccinated?

You can enter Fiji if you are fully vaccinated. Fully-vaccinated means having had the recommended two doses of a recognized vaccine.

The following vaccines are recognized in Fiji:

  • AstraZeneca
  • Pfizer
  • Moderna
  • Johnson and Johnson
  • Nuvaxovid (Novavax)
  • Coronavac (Sinovac)
  • Covishield
  • BBIBP-CorV (Sinopharm)
  • Covaxin
  • Sputnik V

Travel documents if I am vaccinated

If you are vaccinated, you have to present:

  • A certificate of full vaccination 
  • A negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result (taken within the following period before your flight: PCR — 48 hours; RAT — 24 hours)  
  • Proof of travel health insurance  
  • Proof of a pre-booked on-arrival RAT

Can I enter Fiji if I am unvaccinated?

Please be aware that unvaccinated and unrecovered foreign travelers cannot enter Fiji. Only travelers below 18 years of age that are accompanied by fully vaccinated parents are exempt from this ban.

Travelers recovered from COVID-19 can enter Fiji on one of the following conditions:

  • Travelers who have had COVID-19 within 30 days before their travel to Fiji must provide proof of the isolation period issued by a credible institution
  • Travelers who have had COVID-19 more than 30 days prior to traveling to Fiji must provide a negative COVID-19 test result

Travel documents if I am unvaccinated

If you are unvaccinated but fall under an exception, you have to present:

  • A negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result (taken within the following period before your flight: PCR — 48 hours; RAT — 24 hours)  
  • Proof of travel health insurance  
  • Proof of a pre-booked on-arrival RAT
  • Proof of recovery from COVID-19 (if applicable)

Can I leave Fiji?

You can leave Fiji. Nevertheless, the country’s Ministry of Health stresses that no travel is safe during COVID-19.

Can I leave Fiji if I am vaccinated?

Vaccinated travelers can leave Fiji.

Travel documents if I am vaccinated

  • A certificate of complete vaccination against COVID-19 in paper or electronic format

Please ensure to investigate the potential requirement of your destination country to present a negative COVID-19 test result in advance. 

Can I leave Fiji if I am unvaccinated?

Unvaccinated foreign travelers can leave Fiji. 

Travel documents if I am unvaccinated

  • A certificate of recovery from COVID-19 (no more than 180 days old before the day of crossing the border of a particular country)
  • A negative COVID-19 test result (the relevant period and kind of test may vary, please check the requirements of the destination country)

COVID-19 situation in Fiji currently

Compared to previous months, the COVID-19 situation in Fiji is safe as of April 2022.

Young woman kayaking near Drawaqa Island in Yasawas, Fiji — ShutterstockKayaking by Drawaqa Island — Shutterstock

FAQs

Is it safe to travel to Fiji right now?

International travel to Fiji is currently safe. More than 90% of the country’s population has been fully vaccinated. In addition, from April 2022, basic regulations about wearing masks in public and maintaining social distance have become optional.

Is Suva open for travel?

Currently, Suva is open for travelers. 

Do I have to go into quarantine if I go to Fiji?

From April 7, 2022, travelers are exempt from any quarantine requirements in Fiji.

How do I get a health pass to travel to Fiji?

At present, there is no standard travel health pass used in Fiji.

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