COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information

Last updated:  10/2022

The CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-U.S. citizen nonimmigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect.  For more information see Requirement for Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination for Air Passengers.

Check the CDC website for additional information and Frequently Asked Questions.

Entry and Exit Requirements

  • Are there COVID-related entry requirements for U.S. citizens? No.
  • Is a negative COVID-19 test (PCR and/or serology) required for entry? No.
  • Are health screening procedures in place at airports and other ports of entry? No.

Quarantine Information 

  •  Are U.S. citizens required to quarantine? Yes.
  • There are some exceptions but in general, U.S. citizens must quarantine, if quarantine is recommended by a doctor.

COVID-19 Testing

  • The list of accredited facilities in Romania certified for RT-PCT COVID-19 testing can be found on the website of the Romanian Ministry of Health at These facilities will prioritize tests for hospitalized patients, individuals suspected of being infected with COVID-19 and individuals who are in a high risk group. Depending on their availability, they may perform testing on demand and may set the cost of the tests performed on demand. The cost of COVID-19 testing on demand varies between $15 – $40 and is paid for by the U.S. citizen.
  • Test results are delivered by email and text message. Positive test results are also included in the database of the Romanian Department of Public Health.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information:

  • Are vaccines available in ROMANIA for U.S. citizens to receive? Yes.
  • According to Romanian authorities, COVID-19 vaccines are available for U.S. citizens with legal residence in Romania who are old enough to receive an approved vaccine.
  • Visit the FDA’s website to learn more about FDA-approved vaccinesin the United States.

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