Local COVID information for “new yourk”

COVID Risk Level: MODERATE (COVID-19 transmission is moderate in New York. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated October 2021.)
Last updated: October 23, 2021, 12:00 am

Government measures

The local government has imposed some restrictions.

While traveling in New York you will be required to follow the guidelines introduced by the local government. These regulations are based on risk levels and aimed at improving your safety.

National Restrictions

Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in all public spaces and when social distancing rules of 6 feet cannot be respected. If fully vaccinated, face masks are only required in crowded spaces, public transportation, and care facilities. Private businesses and workplaces may put their own policies or guidance in place.

Public transportation

Operating
Public transport is operating as usual.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open. Proof of vaccination may be required for entry depending on the county visited.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are open. Proof of vaccination may be required for entry depending on the county visited.

Nightclubs

Restrictions in place
Nightclubs are open. Proof of vaccination may be required for entry depending on the county visited.

Shops

Open
Shops and services are open as usual.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current COVID risk in new yourk?

Currently the risk level is moderate. COVID-19 transmission is moderate in New York. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated October 2021.. The current R number is 0.970459440009023

Do I have to quarantine when I arrive?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

Do I have to wear a mask in new yourk?

Face masks are required.

Do I have to quarantine when I return to my country?

Quarantine information is guided by your origin.
Please check our travel information page for more details.

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