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COVID-19 FAQ

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 fortunecovidtesting@gmail.com to book.

Do I need to isolate upon arrival in SPM?

Fully vaccinated travelers who have provided proof of a negative COVID-19 pre-arrival test are not required to isolate when they arrive in Saint-Pierre et Miquelon. 

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. 

What do I need to do for my return to Canada? 

Travelers returning to Canada must provide: 

COVID-19 frequently asked questions downloadable PDF: