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Samoa Travel Restrictions

100.00% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 94.27% last week
Most visitors from India, regardless of vaccination status, will not be allowed to enter Samoa.

Samoa entry details and exceptions

Traveling to Samoa will be granted on a case-by-case basis.

Travellers are advised to send email to enquiries@health.gov.ws or samoahealth.travelenquiries@gmail.com 21 days prior to traveling to the country for clarification.


Outgoing travel to SamoaTravelling from India to Samoa

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from India must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 48 hours before departing to Samoa.

Details and exceptions
Travelers are required to present a hard copy of vaccine certificate. Otherwise, they will be denied boarding the plane to Samoa.
Documents to be presented prior to boarding must be in the English language.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from India will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Samoa.

Documents
Must be completed 72 hours before departure to Samoa.
Mandatory to download.
Mandatory to download.

Return travelReturning to India from Samoa

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated travelers returning from 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 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 Samoa

Masks:Required in public spaces, enclosed environments and public transportation.

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