Video: Getting back into the USA – COVID-19 Test for Travel
DISCLAIMER: Max and I are not medical professionals and cannot provide any medical advice of any kind. This video showcases our own personal experience getting a COVID-19 test and it is important to remember to follow all CDC guidelines and guidelines of the destination you are traveling to.
Travel during the pandemic is a game of constantly evolving rules and regulations, annoyances and no expenses spared to get from point A to point B. Since the US started allowing certain at-home proctored COVID-19 tests for air travel, we’ve been ecstatic to ease our travels with this one improvement.
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Here are some of the resources we recommend reviewing as you start to plan your own journey:
4. CANADA: https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid/travel-restrictions/covid-vaccinated-travellers-entering-canada
We bought our tests on: https://www.emed.com/
There are only a few approved covid tests for travel into the US, so be sure to buy the right ones. Also, be sure to plan in advance- don’t forget to order the tests BEFORE you trip. Nowadays it’s even harder to secure a COVID test, thanks to the new one calendar day rule. You must have a COVID-19 test (PCR or antigen) within 1 full calendar day of your flight. NOTE: this is different from the 24 hour rules. If your flight is at 9pm on a Sunday, you can have taken a COVID-19 test anytime on Saturday OR Sunday.
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