COVID-19: Secure Journey Steerage | La Dept. of Well being

The Louisiana Division of Well being (LDH) and the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) suggest delaying all journey till individuals are updated with their COVID-19 vaccines. Whereas vaccination efforts are underway, secure journey is of utmost significance notably as a result of journey itself (particularly the usage of shared areas in planes, buses, railways or boats) can improve an individual’s probability of spreading and/or changing into sick with COVID-19.


  • All vacationers ought to observe CDC Journey Steerage for Home Journey and Worldwide Journey, in addition to observe state and native steering and CDC public well being suggestions.
  • Masks mandates are not enforced on public transportation conveyances and at transportation hubs; nonetheless, CDC continues to suggest that folks aged 2 years and older put on masks in indoor public transportation settings.
  • Non-US residents want to indicate proof of vaccination earlier than journey by air to the USA.
  • Vacationers not want to indicate a damaging COVID-19 viral check or documentation of restoration from COVID-19 earlier than boarding a flight to the USA.
  • Don’t journey if you’re sick, examined constructive for COVID-19 and haven’t ended isolation, had shut contact with an individual with COVID-19 and haven’t ended quarantine, or are ready for the outcomes of a COVID-19
  • In the event you check constructive for COVID-19, don’t journey for a full 10 days after your signs began or the date of your constructive check was taken should you had no signs
  • All vacationers ought to self-monitor for signs of COVID-19; isolate and get examined should you develop signs
  • Keep in mind to social distance the place potential, and incessantly wash palms with cleaning soap and water or use hand sanitizer (with not less than 60% alcohol).



You’re updated along with your COVID-19 vaccines when you’ve gotten obtained all doses within the major sequence and all boosters really useful for you, when eligible in keeping with the really useful schedule. This steering applies to anybody that doesn’t meet this updated standards.

  • Delay journey till you might be updated along with your COVID-19 vaccines as a result of getting vaccinated continues to be one of the simplest ways to guard your self from extreme illness and gradual the unfold of COVID-19.
  • In the event you had shut contact with an individual with COVID-19, don’t journey till you haven’t any signs and have obtained a damaging check consequence on day 5 (or later) after your publicity
  • In the event you don’t get examined, keep away from journey till a full 10 days after your final shut contact with an individual with COVID-19.



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