Travel to Paradise's official Hawaii Travel Guide! Updated for 2021.
Out-of-State Hawaii Travel Guide:
From now UNTIL October 15, 2020, ALL people, both residents and visitors, arriving from out-of-state to Hawaii are subject to a 14-day self-quarantine.
- Beginning October 15, 2020, travelers to Hawaii who have a valid negative COVID-19 test (NAAT) will not be subject to the state’s 14-day quarantine. To be clear, this test result must be confirmed prior to arrival and the passenger must present evidence of this test upon arrival.
- Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAAT) from a certified Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment (CLIA) lab
- Travelers exempt for 14-day quarantine if testing negative no more than 72 hours in advance of travel
- If results are not available by time of arrival, quarantine necessary until test results received
- All travelers of all ages subject to pre-test
- Travelers are responsible for testing costs
- No commercial testing provided at Hawaii airports
- Source & more information: Hawaii Tourism Authority
- If you choose to self-quarantine, understand that you must have someone drop off your essentials or make use of a contactless delivery service. Here is a list of delivery services operating in Hawaii: Department of Transportation.
- Everyone must wear facial masks on flights, in all Hawaii airports and when entering places of business.
- On Oahu, all those within the City shall wear face coverings while outdoors in public spaces when maintaining a physical distance of six (6) feet from persons who are not members of the same household or residence is not feasible - Source.
In conclusion: we’ve all sacrificed to reach this stage of re-opening and it’s essential we continue being vigilant. The pre-travel testing process allows travelers to return and allows us to continue to protect the health and safety of our community, which is our primary focus and priority. Check back as we will continually update this Hawaii Travel Guide.