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Panama covid statistics & travel advice
The latest Covid-19 statistics on new cases and vaccine rollout in Panama plus up-to-date travel advice and resources from government organisations and international agencies.
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Panama Covid-19 vaccine rollout
Below are the latest statistics on Covid-19 vaccinations in Panama showing the number of people and percentage of the population who are partially and fully vaccinated.
|As of 20/10/2021||Number of people||Percentage of population|
Panama Covid-19 statistics - new cases
The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for Panama 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.
|Week ending||7-day average||7-day weekly change||14-day average||14-day weekly change|
New cases 7-day average
The 7-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for Panama recorded over the past 10 weeks.
New cases 14-day average
The 14-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for Panama recorded over the past 10 weeks.
The number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population for Panama is provided by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and is updated weekly.
Panama coronavirus live updates
- Travel advice for Panama - UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO)
- Travellers' health for Panama - Ministry of Health, Republic of Panama
- Coronavirus timeline in Panama - Wikipedia - coronavirus update
- Latest info on travel to Panama - Tourism Authority of Panama
FCDO travel advice
Panama travel status
Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of Panama 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.
Are there entry restrictions to Panama due to the coronavirus?
Panama is open for tourism from the UK.
Negative PCR or Antigen test results or proof of full Covid-19 vaccination required for arrivals from the UK. Arrivals from the UK face a period of quarantine on entering Panama. Fully vaccinated passengers exempt from quarantine. Short quarantine for unvaccinated arrivals from the UK followed by another test.
Check out Tourism Authority of Panama for more information.
- OOpen for tourism
- VVaccine passport accepted
- TTest required
- QVQuarantine excl. vaccinated
- TQVTest + quarantine excl. vaccinated
- V+Fully vaccinated only
- T+QTest + quarantine required
- QQuarantine required
- C/BClosed for tourism/Travel ban
Do I need to quarantine in the UK if I travel from Panama?
Panama is on the Red list in the UK.
If you have been in or through Panama in the previous 10 days, you will be refused entry to the UK unless you are a British or Irish national, or you have residence rights in the UK.
All arrivals who are permitted to enter must quarantine in a government approved hotel for 10 days at their own expense.
A pre-departure test in Panama is required as well as PCR tests on days 2 & 8 in the UK while in quarantine.
UK status - traffic light system
- ROWROW (Rest of the world)
- CTACommon Travel Area
- RRed list country
- BInternational travel ban
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