Peru covid statistics & travel advice

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

  • Vaccine rollout (%) Partially · Fully
  • New cases/100k 7-day · 14-day
  • Travel status Peru · UK

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Peru Covid-19 vaccine rollout

Below are the latest statistics on Covid-19 vaccinations in Peru showing the number of people and percentage of the population who are partially and fully vaccinated.

As of 18/10/2021 Number of people Percentage of population
Partially vaccinated 17,911,223 53.7%
Fully vaccinated 14,146,050 42.4%

The Covid-19 vaccination statistics for Peru is provided by Our World in Data. Last updated on 18/10/21.

Peru Covid-19 statistics - new cases

The figures below show the average numbers of new cases per 100,000 of population for Peru 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
2021-10-03 18.1 4.6% 35.4 -2.8%
2021-10-10 16.3 -10.1% 34.3 -2.9%

New cases 7-day average

The 7-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for Peru recorded over the past 10 weeks.

34.6
25.8
24.9
21.3
17.9
17.7
19.1
17.3
18.1
16.3
08/08
15/08
22/08
29/08
05/09
12/09
19/09
26/09
03/10
10/10

New cases 14-day average

The 14-day average number of new Covid-19 cases per 100,000 of population for Peru recorded over the past 10 weeks.

63.2
60.4
50.7
46.2
39.3
35.7
36.8
36.4
35.4
34.3
08/08
15/08
22/08
29/08
05/09
12/09
19/09
26/09
03/10
10/10

The number of newly recorded cases per 100,000 of population for Peru is provided by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and is updated weekly.

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Peru travel status

Below is the latest information on the travel and tourism status of Peru 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 Peru due to the coronavirus?

Peru is open for tourism from the UK. Currently there are no direct flights between UK & Peru.

Negative PCR or NAAT test results required for arrivals from 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 Peru?

Peru is on the Red list in the UK.

If you have been in or through Peru 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 Peru is required as well as PCR tests on days 2 & 8 in the UK while in quarantine.

UK status - traffic light system

  • ROW (Rest of the world)ROW
    ROW (Rest of the world)
  • Common Travel AreaCTA
    Common Travel Area
  • Red list countryR
    Red list country
  • International travel banB
    International travel ban

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