Before traveling within the United States or abroad, individuals should research any requirements or restrictions for travelers that may exist. Check state, territorial, tribal and local public health websites for information before you travel.
- Read travel and COVID-19 information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The U.S. Department of State advises all U.S. citizens to review travel advisories before traveling internationally.
- Read COVID-19 Traveler Information from the U.S. State Department
For information on traveling into the State of Florida, contact the State of Florida's Health Dept COVID-19 Call Center, available 24/7, at 1-866-779-6121 or [email protected].
- Cruise lines have voluntarily ceased sailings until further notice. Travelers are encouraged to contact cruise lines for any changes in itineraries or protocols. Read the news release.
- The PortMiami team continues to work closely with its partners as well as the United States Coast Guard's 7th District (USCG), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Florida Department of Health, and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention to safeguard port users and the Miami-Dade community against the spread of any communicable diseases, including COVID-19.
- USCG in conjunction with the CDC has established protocols for the detection of the virus and will review the situation on a case-by-case basis. The USCG Captain of the Port evaluates each case with the CDC, and in partnership with CBP, will take the appropriate action as needed. PortMiami will continue to comply with any additional measures required.
- All ship clearance is at a federal level. The protocol requires for vessels to self-report to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Customs and Border Protection and the United States Coast Guard specified medical concerns and to await guidance from these agencies. Read the news release about vessel clearance.