American Samoa Travel Restrictions

Most visitors from India, regardless of vaccination status, will not be allowed to enter American Samoa.

American Samoa entry details and exceptions

All travelers going to American Samoa are required to register with TALOFAPASS.

Outgoing travel to American SamoaTravelling from India to American Samoa

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from India must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 5 days before departing to American Samoa.

Details and exceptions
Permitted travelers are required to present two (2) PCR tests. The first test must be performed 5 days prior to travel and the second test must be performed 48 hours prior to travel to American Samoa.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from India will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering American Samoa.

Details and exceptions
Travelers presenting a positive COVID-19 test result upon arrival must quarantine for 14 days at home or at a hotel quarantine facility.

Return travelReturning to India from American Samoa

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated travelers returning from American Samoa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 72 hours before departure to India.

Fully vaccinated travellers with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
Travelers should upload their negative RT-PCR test report in the Air Suvidha Portal prior to boarding their flight.
Travelers will undergo a medical screening upon arrival and may be subject to a covid-19 molecular test at their own expense.
Children under 5 years of age are exempted from both pre and post-arrival testing.
Fully vaccinated travelers with WHO-recognized or Nationally-recognized vaccines are also exempted from testing requirements. Proof of vaccination should be uploaded in the Air Suvidha Portal.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from American Samoa are not required to quarantine upon entering India.

Details and exceptions
Quarantine is no longer required. However, travelers are advised to self-monitor their health for 14 days from arrival and if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of COVID19, they should immediately self-isolate and report to their nearest health facility or call National helpline number (1075)/ State Helpline Number.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for American Samoa

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions


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