There are different requirements depending on where you are departing and arriving.

Please visit our Travel Ready Hub for up-to-date information and requirements. 

Do I need a COVID test to board an aircraft in Canada?

  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is not required, but make sure to check your destination country
  • Pre-board testing is not required, except for COVID-19 emergency air travel requirements for China, Hong Kong and Macao In effect
  • COVID-19 pre-entry and arrival tests are not required
  • Quarantine after you enter Canada is not required
  • Using ArriveCAN is not mandatory


What if I am travelling to the U.S.?

COVID-19 Testing No Longer Required for U.S. Entry as of June 12, 2022.

Of note, CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for noncitizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect.  For more information, see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers