Antarctica covid statistics & travel advice

The latest Covid-19 statistics on new cases and vaccine rollout in Antarctica plus up-to-date travel advice and resources from government organisations and international agencies.

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Antarctica Covid-19 statistics - new cases

The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for Antarctica recorded in the latest 7-day and 14-day period and the percentage difference from the week before, plus charts showing the numbers of new cases recorded over the past 10 weeks.

No Covid-19 statistics on the number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population currently available for Antarctica.

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Antarctica coronavirus live updates

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Antarctica travel status

Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of Antarctica including entry rules, pre-departure & in-destination Covid-19 testing and quarantine requirements plus current status on the UK travel list for returning to the UK.

Destination status

  • Open for tourismO
    Open for tourism
  • Vaccine passport acceptedV
    Vaccine passport accepted
  • Test requiredT
    Test required
  • Quarantine excl. vaccinatedQV
    Quarantine excl. vaccinated
  • Test + quarantine excl. vaccinatedTQV
    Test + quarantine excl. vaccinated
  • Fully vaccinated onlyV+
    Fully vaccinated only
  • Test + quarantine requiredT+Q
    Test + quarantine required
  • Quarantine requiredQ
    Quarantine required
  • Closed for tourism/Travel banC/B
    Closed for tourism/Travel ban

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Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Antarctica?

Since arrivals from Antarctica travel mostly via Argentina or Chile the restrictions in place for these countries apply.

UK status - traffic light system

  • Green list countryG
    Green list country
  • Common Travel AreaCTA
    Common Travel Area
  • Green watchlist countryG+
    Green watchlist country
  • Amber list countryA
    Amber list country
  • Red list countryR
    Red list country
  • International travel banB
    International travel ban

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