Canada provides new details on vaccine requirements and exemptions for travellers

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Fri, 29 Oct 2021 16:28:02 +0000

Starting tomorrow, Canada will require travellers departing from Canadian airports and travelling on VIA Rail and Rocky Mountaineer trains to be fully vaccinated. The measure, which takes effect Oct. 30 at 3 a.m., applies to travellers age 12 and older who use federally regulated modes of transportation. This includes all domestic and international flights from […]

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Canada will lift ban on Morocco flights

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 20:30:18 +0000

Direct flights between Canada and Morocco will resume next week. At 00:01 Eastern Time on October 29, travellers will be able to board direct flights from Morocco to Canada, with a few additional measures, according to the Canadian government. Travellers will need to have a negative COVID-19 molecular pre-departure test that is issued by the […]

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Canada reveals plans for national COVID-19 vaccine passport

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 21 Oct 2021 14:03:31 +0000

People in Canada will soon be able to download a vaccine passport that is supposed to facilitate international travel during the pandemic. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau discussed the new standardized document from the nation’s capital city, Ottawa. PM Trudeau on vaccination certificates for travel, vaccines for children, pandemic support programs Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and […]

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Canada air and rail passengers will soon need to be fully vaccinated in order to travel

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2021 16:47:44 +0000

The Canadian government will soon require travellers to be fully vaccinated in order to travel from Canadian airports and on trains. The first phase of the new measures will begin on October 30, according to the Canadian government. All travellers age 12 and up who are taking federally-regulated modes of transportation will have to be […]

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Canada extends flight ban on Morocco

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2021 19:21:59 +0000

Canada has extended the ban on direct flights to Morocco until October 29. Originally, Canada implemented the ban as a 30-day public health measure, which was in effect until September 29. The government is now extending the flight suspension. Passengers travelling to Canada from Morocco will need to take an indirect route, and get tested […]

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Fully vaccinated tourists can now come to Canada

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Tue, 07 Sep 2021 12:00:49 +0000

Canada is now opening its borders to tourists who are fully vaccinated as of September 7, 2021. Travellers will need to have completed the full course of vaccination. They must also be vaccinated with a Canada-approved vaccine. Get Legal Help Visiting Canada This means that travellers will need to have received two doses of either the Pfizer […]

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FAQ: Travel to Canada as a tourist in 2021

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2021 09:00:41 +0000

Canada is finally opening up to tourists after keeping the border tightly-zipped for the past 17 months, but things are still not totally back to normal. In early July, the gradual reopening of the Canadian border began with fully vaccinated exempt travellers. Then on July 19, Health Canada announced that restrictions would be even less […]

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International students still need quarantine plan at Canada border

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 26 Jul 2021 09:00:07 +0000

Although Canada has begun easing border measures, having a quarantine plan is still required at the border — even if you don’t actually use it. Fully vaccinated travellers no longer have to quarantine for two weeks. Starting August 9, if you are fully vaccinated, you no longer need an on arrival test unless you get […]

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Canada reopening border to fully vaccinated tourists

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:19:36 +0000

Canada is reopening the border to fully vaccinated tourists this summer. Summary of new policies: Fully vaccinated U.S. tourists can enter Canada starting August 9 Hotel quarantine policy ending August 9 Fully vaccinated children of Canadians, and other exempt travellers to have amended quarantine starting August 9 Fully vaccinated tourists from all countries can enter […]

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Canada announcing updates to border measures today

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:19:36 +0000

Canadian ministers are announcing updates to border measures today, July 19. Note: This story is developing. CIC News will update it throughout the day. A news conference with federal government officials is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Health Canada, lead by Health Minister Patty Hajdu, is expected to announce some border easing of border […]

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