Travel information for ‘Tel Aviv ‘ travelling from ‘USA’ on the 21st of July 2021

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Travel to Israel is partially allowed from United States. Measures in place: exceptional travel, vaccinated traveler exceptions, quarantine required, test/medical certificate required, testing on arrival and additional documents required.International travel to Israel is permitted for 'essential reasons' only. This does not apply to nationals and residents.
COVID Risk Level: MEDIUM (COVID-19 transmission is medium in Israel. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated August 2021.)
Last updated: July 29, 2021, 9:25 am, Information source: Ministry of Health, Israel

Other restrictions

Exceptional travel - Travel to this destination is allowed for specific exceptions
Exemptions to the border closure are in place for essential reasons, including travel for studies and business that cannot be conducted remotely. Travel for tourism is not permitted. A full list of exemptions can be found at https://www.gov.il/en/departments/news/border_closing_coronavirus_14062020

Vaccination

Vaccinated traveler exceptions - Travelers with a vaccination certificate can enter this destination with some exceptions
Travelers who present a valid certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19, issued in Israel, are exempt from isolation requirements. The final dose must have been administered at least 7 days before departure and within 6 months prior. Those with a vaccination certificate issued abroad can apply for an isolation exemption by taking a serological test, at least 10 days after the first positive test was conducted, and a positive result is confirmed. This exemption is revoked if a high-risk country has been visited within the previous 14 days of travel. A list of countries considered high-risk can be found at https://www.gov.il/en/Departments/DynamicCollectors/green-red-countries?skip=0&country_status_id=5

Quarantine

Quarantine required - Travelers are required to quarantine before or after entering this destination
Travelers are required to self-isolate for 14 days on arrival. This can be shortened if two PCR tests are completed with a negative result, on arrival and on the seventh day of isolation. Those who have recently recovered from COVID-19 in Israel are exempt from isolation if a serological test is taken, at least 10 days after the first positive test was conducted, and a positive result is confirmed. Travelers who have visited a high-risk country within 14 days prior to arrival will need to complete the isolation period at an accommodation allocated by the State of Israel. There are no exemptions for vaccinated or recovered travelers. A list of countries considered high-risk can be found at https://www.gov.il/en/Departments/DynamicCollectors/green-red-countries?skip=0&country_status_id=5

Test/medical certificate

Test/medical certificate required - A medical certificate or recent test is required to travel to this destination
Proof of a negative PCR test, taken within the previous 72 hours, must be presented on departure. This document can be in English as long as the traveler's passport number is stated on the document.

Test/medical certificate

Testing on arrival - Testing is conducted on arrival to this destination
A PCR test will be administered on arrival and isolation is required until a negative result is confirmed. If a positive result is received, travelers must follow the instructions of health officials.

Additional documentation

Additional documents required - There is additional documentation required to travel between these two locations
Travelers must complete an 'entry statement' form within 24 hours prior to departure. The PCR test to be taken on arrival must also be paid during this process. Foreign travelers are required to have an 'Entry permit' issued by the Population and Immigration Authority to be able to enter Israel. Further information can be found at https://www.gov.il/en/departments/news/border_closing_coronavirus_14062020

Todays Local Summary for "Israel"

Use of mask

Required
Face masks are required in enclosed environments, on public transportation, and outdoors when social distancing cannot be maintained.

Public transportation

Restrictions in place
Public transportation is partially operational with limits to capacity in place. When possible, tickets should be bought and validated in advance as they will not be issued by the driver.

Restaurants

Restrictions in place
Restaurants are open with limits to capacity in place. A Green Pass or negative PCR test result may be required for entry.

Bars

Restrictions in place
Bars are open with limits to capacity in place. A Green Pass or negative PCR test result may be required for entry.

Nightclubs

Closed
Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

Restrictions in place
Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing. Non-essential businesses remain closed in lockdown zones.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I travel to Tel Aviv ?

Travel to Israel is partially allowed from United States. Measures in place: exceptional travel, vaccinated traveler exceptions, quarantine required, test/medical certificate required, testing on arrival and additional documents required.

What is the COVID risk level in Tel Aviv ?

COVID-19 transmission is medium in Israel. The transmission level is based on global health and disease data from John Hopkins University, updated August 2021.

Is public transport running in Tel Aviv ?

Public transportation is partially operational with limits to capacity in place. When possible, tickets should be bought and validated in advance as they will not be issued by the driver.

Do I have to wear a mask in Tel Aviv ?

Face masks are required.

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