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Recommendations to enter Chile

Thursday, January 7 2021

(Information published on November 18. Last update: January 7, 2021) 

At 00:00 hours on November 23, 2020, Chile opened its borders to non-resident foreigners, only through the Santiago Airport, Arturo Merino Benítez. From 00:00 hours on Thursday, December 31, 2020, to a period to be determined, all who enter the country must carry out a mandatory 10-day quarantine (regardless of their nationality).

Foreigners and non-resident foreigners entering Chile must:

♦ Fulfill provisions of immigration authority and have the corresponding tourist visas or residence visas, as the case may be.
♦ Present negative PCR test took up to 72 hours before boarding the last flight.
♦ Complete health passport upon admission and follow-up form for 14 days.
♦ Present health insurance that covers benefits associated with Covid-19 during your stay.
♦ Know and respect the Chilean health regulations, such as the mandatory use of a mask, among others.
(Update 12/29/20) Mandatory 10-day quarantine (requirement from December 31, 2020). To shorten the quarantine, a PCR can be performed from the 7th day and must continue in quarantine until the result is obtained, which must be negative to conclude with it.
UNITED KINGDOM: From 00:00 hrs. From December 22, there is an entry ban for Foreigners who have been to the United Kingdom in the last 14 days.

Chilean or foreign residents who return to our country:

(Update 04/01/2021) From Thursday, January 7, ALL Chileans and foreigners residing in Chile who enter the country must have a negative PCR test carried out up to 72 hours before boarding the last flight
(Update 07/01/2021) From Friday, January 8, if they enter the country without the negative PCR test, they risk complying with the mandatory quarantine in a Sanitary Residence and a fine of 58 UTM
♦ Complete health passport upon admission. 
♦ Follow-up form for 14 days after entering the country. 
(Update 12/29/20) Mandatory 10-day quarantine (requirement from December 31, 2020). To shorten the quarantine, a PCR can be performed from the 7th day and must continue in quarantine until the result is obtained, which must be negative to conclude with it.
UNITED KINGDOM: From 00:00 hrs. From December 22, there is an entry ban for Foreigners who have been to the United Kingdom in the last 14 days. 

*Children under two years of age are not required to have a PCR test. 

Check the Frequently Asked Questions for foreign travelers and other documents of the Step by Step Plan here.