Message to U.S. Citizens in Canada: Level 2 Travel Advisory

   Message to U.S. Citizens in Canada: 
Canada – Travel Advisory
August 10, 2021 

Canada – Level 2 Travel Advisory

The Department of State has revised the Travel Advisory for Canada to Level 2 “Exercise Increased Caution.”  The Centers for Disease Control has revised the Travel Notice for Canada to Level 2 due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country.  For additional details, see the Canada Travel Advisory.

If considering travel to Canada, please see the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before planning any travel.   For more information about Canada, please see the country information page.

For full information Canada’s COVID-19 travel restrictions, including entrance requirements, please visit Canada’s COVID-19 Travel website.

Actions to Take

Keep STEP Enrollment Active

  • Encourage U.S. citizen friends and family to enroll in the Department of State’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) so the U.S. Embassy and Consulates can contact them with updated information.  If you plan to remain in Canada beyond your previously planned travel dates, remember to modify your STEP profile in order to continue to receive information and emergency alerts.

Monitor the following U.S. government websites

Monitor the following Canadian Government websites

Monitor the following additional suggested websites 

  • Airlines, buses, trains, cruise lines, or travel operators regarding any updated information about your travel plans and/or restrictions.

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For Assistance: The U.S. Embassy and Consulates General are continually monitoring the current situation in Canada and continue to provide emergency services to U.S. citizens.  To contact the U.S. Embassy or Consulates General please find the location closest to you here.