We've pulled together some frequently asked questions to help you plan your trip to Saint-Pierre et Miquelon. Please read the information and consult all provided links to ensure you have the most up-to-date travel information.
The information provided on this page was last updated on November 2, 2021. Please be aware that restrictions may change at any time, and the best sources of accurate information are official government websites and documents.
Can I visit Saint-Pierre et Miquelon?
Fully vaccinated Canadian travelers are permitted to visit Saint-Pierre et Miquelon for any purpose. Non-vaccinated travelers may travel to Saint-Pierre et Miquelon for essential purposes only. For detailed information, visit the Prefet de Saint-Pierre et Miquelon website.
How do I get to Saint-Pierre et Miquelon?
SPM Ferries operates a ferry service between Fortune, NL and Saint-Pierre et Miquelon. Ferries run Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. Visit the SPM Ferries website to view schedules and book tickets.
Do I need a COVID test to enter SPM?
Fully vaccinated travelers must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 72 hours before arrival to the territory OR proof of a negative COVID-19 antigen test analysed by an accredited lab taken within 48 hours before arrival to the territory. Rapid antigen testing is available in Fortune on the day of travel but must be booked in advance - contact firstname.lastname@example.org to book.
What documents do I need to bring with me?
Upon arrival in Saint-Pierre et Miquelon, you will need to present:
A valid passport or government photo identification (please click here for more information about acceptable forms of identification)
Proof of vaccination
Proof of negative PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to arrival OR proof of negative antigen test analysed by an accredited lab taken within 48 hours prior to arrival
Arrival forms (will be provided to you on board the ferry)
Do I need a COVID test to return to Canada?
To return to Canada, fully vaccinated travelers will need to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test, taken within 72 hours prior to arrival at the border. For more information, visit the Government of Canada COVID-19 website.
Where can I get tested in SPM?
To book your PCR test in SPM for return to Canada, contact the Coville Testing Centre: email@example.com. The cost for a PCR test is around 57 euros per person. Important: Contact the Coville Testing Centre as soon as you know your travel dates to ensure you secure an appointment in time to return to Canada.