Transportation Needs


The Biden administration has dropped the COVID-19 testing requirement for inbound air travelers from abroad.

Last-reviewed: 9am, June 23, 2022


The Basics

  • The CDC has guidelines on international travel based on COVID-19 risk in each country. See the full CDC Guidance for additional information.

The Breakdown

  • As of June 12, 2022, inbound air travelers to the US are no longer required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test or proof of recovery from COVID. Find more information here.
  • Before traveling internationally, travelers should check for guidance from the US Department of State or sign up for alerts through the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP).
  • Before traveling between states, travelers should check for guidance from each state that they plan to enter.
  • US citizens seeking to return to the US on an expired passport may be able to do so until June 30, 2022. Find more information here

The Bottom Line

  • Federal and state policies that restrict travel will continue to change in response to national and local needs.