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Domestic Entry Requirements

Domestic Entry Requirements by State

Last Updated: 11/16/2020

Alabama

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Alabama Department of Public Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Alaska

Entry Requirements

All non-residents must arrive with a negative coronavirus test taken within 72 hours before departure or pay $250 to take a test upon arrival. Out-of-state visitors spending more than a week in Alaska are also requested to take an optional second test between five and 14 days after their arrival. Arriving travelers into Alaska are also now required to social distance for five days. Non-residents should use the Alaska travel portal to upload negative results. All travelers are also required to complete an online Travel Declaration Form. For more information and to access the online Travel Portal, visit AlaskaSafeTravels.com, opens in a new window.

Visit the Alaska Department of Health and and Social Services for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Arizona

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Arizona Department of Health Services for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Arkansas

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Arkansas Department of Health for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

California

Entry Requirements

Travelers from out of state should plan to quarantine for 14 days upon entering the state. Visit the California Department of Public Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Colorado

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Connecticut

Entry Requirements

In partnership with New Jersey and Rhode Island, anyone traveling to the region from an area boasting a new daily positive test rate higher than 10 per 100,000 residents or a state with a 10 percent or higher positivity rate over a seven-day rolling average is directed to self-quarantine for 14 days from the last contact within the identified state or submit proof of a negative COVID-19 test no more than 72 hours prior to arrival. There are currently 42 states and jurisdictions impacted by the three-state travel advisory.

Visit the Connecticut State Department of Health for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Is Tennessee on the list of restricted states? 

Yes

Delaware

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Delaware Department of Public Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

District of Columbia

Entry Requirements

Passengers traveling to the District of Columbia or returning from a high-risk state, opens in a new window who are traveling for non-essential activities will be required to self-quarantine for 14 days. This list of high risk states is refreshed bi-weekly.

Visit the D.C. Coronavirus Information Page, opens in a new window  for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.the .

Is Tennessee on the list of restricted states? 

Yes

Florida

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Florida Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Georgia

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Georgia Department of Public Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Hawaii

Entry Requirements

Effective October 15, passengers who have an FDA-approved NAAT COVID-19 negative test result taken within 72 hours prior to arrival in Hawaii will not be subject to a 14-day quarantine. Travelers who do not complete the pre-test will be subject to a 14-day quarantine. Tests will only be accepted from designated trusted testing and travel partners, opens in a new window approved by the Hawaii Department of Health. This test must be done prior to arrival and the passenger is responsible for the cost. If a passenger’s test result has not arrived by the time of arrival in Hawaii, passengers must quarantine while awaiting results. All passengers are required to upload their negative pre-test result and complete a health questionnaire via the Hawaii Safe Travels App, opens in a new window 24 hours prior to departure. Additional restrictions apply to inter-island travel. Some islands require an additional mandatory on-arrival rapid test (with criminal penalties for refusal). The Big Island also requires a second rapid test to be taken by all passengers upon arrival, while Maui and Kauai are also offering optional secondary testing for visitors.

Visit the Hawaii State Department of Health for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Idaho

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Illinois

Entry Requirements

There are no state-wide restrictions for Illinois; however, passengers traveling to the City of Chicago from states, opens in a new window experiencing a surge in new COVID-19 cases are subject to a mandatory 14-day quarantine in a home or hotel room. The list of restricted states is refreshed weekly.

Is Tennessee on the list of restricted states for entry to Chicago? 

Yes

Visit the Illinois Department of Public Health for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information., opens in a new window for 

Indiana

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Indiana State Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Iowa

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Iowa Department of Public Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Kansas

Entry Requirements

Those who have traveled to the following locations need to quarantine for 14 days after arrival in Kansas. This applies to both Kansas residents and those visiting Kansas:

  • Traveled to or from North Dakota on or after October 21
  • Traveled to or from the country of Andorra on or after October 21
  • Attended/traveled to mass gathering events out-of-state of 500 people or greater where individuals do not socially distance (6 feet) and wear masks.
  • Been on a cruise ship or river cruise on or after March 15

Visit the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, opens in a new window  for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Kentucky

Entry Requirements

A 14-day quarantine is recommended for passengers entering Kentucky from states, opens in a new window reporting positive testing rates of 15% or higher for COVID-19, but is not a mandate. The list of states recommended to quarantine is refreshed weekly.

Is Tennessee on the list of recommended states? 

Yes

Visit the Kentucky Public Health COVID-19 Page, opens in a new window  for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Louisiana

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Louisiana Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Maine

Entry Requirements

Travelers entering Maine are subject to a mandatory 14-day quarantine. Travelers may elect to take a COVID PCR test less than 72 hours prior to departure and provide negative test results, in lieu of a 14-day quarantine. Residents traveling from Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, and Vermont are exempt from quarantine and COVID testing.

Visit the Maine Department of Health and Human Services, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Maryland

Entry Requirements

Maryland recommends travelers to get a COVID-19 test no more than 72 hours prior to arriving in the state. Visit the Maryland Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Massachusetts

Entry Requirements

Travelers entering Massachusetts are required to quarantine for 14 days or provide a negative COVID-19 test result that has been administered up to 72-hours prior to arrival unless arriving from a lower-risk state, opens in a new window designated by the Department of Public Health, opens in a new window. This list is frequently refreshed. For other exemptions please review the Massachusetts COVID-19 Travel Order, opens in a new window. Passengers will also be required to complete the online Massachusetts Travel Form, opens in a new window prior to arrival, unless visiting from a designated lower-risk state. Failure to comply with these policies may result in a fine.

Is Tennessee on the list of restricted states? 

Yes

Visit the Massachusetts COVID-19 Information Page, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Michigan

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services­­­, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Minnesota

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Minnesota Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Mississippi

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Mississippi State Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Missouri

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Montana

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Nebraska

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Nevada

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

New Hampshire

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

New Jersey

Entry Requirements

In partnership with Connecticut and Rhode Island, anyone traveling to the region from an area boasting a new daily positive test rate higher than 10 per 100,000 residents or a state with a 10 percent or higher positivity rate over a seven-day rolling average is directed to self-quarantine for 14 days from the last contact within the identified state. There are currently 42 states and jurisdictions impacted by the three-state travel advisory. The list of restricted states is refreshed every Tuesday. Travelers are also asked to complete a voluntary online questionnaire.

Is Tennessee on the list of restricted states?

Yes

Visit the New Jersey COVID-19 Information Hub, opens in a new window  for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

New Mexico

Entry Requirements

Travelers to New Mexico from high-risk states are subject to a mandatory 14-day self-quarantine. The list is of high-risk states, opens in a new window is refreshed weekly.

Visit the New Mexico Travel Advisory for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information., opens in a new window for 

New York

Entry Requirements

Anyone traveling to New York from out of state must show proof of a negative test taken within three days of arrival, quarantine for three more days and get a new COVID-19 test on the fourth day. If the second test is negative, passengers are no longer required to quarantine. If the test is positive, passengers must quarantine for 14 days. Anyone who declines to be tested must quarantine for 14 days, but those who commute to New York between bordering states are not required to be tested each trip.

Is Tennessee on the list of restricted states? 

Yes

Visit the New York State COVID-19 Information Page for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

North Carolina

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

North Dakota

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the North Dakota Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Ohio

Entry Requirements

Passengers entering Ohio from states, opens in a new window reporting positive testing rates of 15% or higher for COVID-19 are recommended to self-quarantine for 14 days. The list of high-risk states is refreshed each Wednesday.

Is Tennessee on the list of restricted states? 

Yes

Visit the Ohio Department of Health, opens in a new window  for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Oklahoma

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Oklahoma State Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Oregon

Entry Requirements

Travelers are urged to quarantine for 14 days. Check the Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Pennsylvania

Entry Requirements

Pennsylvania recommends that anyone visiting or returning from 31 states with high incidences of COVID-19 quarantine for 14 days upon entering. Visit the Pennsylvania Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Rhode Island

Entry Requirements

Out-of-state visitors must complete a certificate of compliance, opens in a new window and screening form, opens in a new window. Passengers traveling from states, opens in a new window with a high positivity rate of COVID-19 are also subject to a mandatory 14-day quarantine in a home or hotel room. Travelers from high-risk states, opens in a new window will not be required to quarantine for 14 days if they can provide a negative COVID test taken within 72 hours prior to arrival or may stop quarantining if they receive a negative test result in Rhode Island.

Is Tennessee on the list of restricted states? 

Yes

Visit the Rhode Island Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

South Carolina

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

South Dakota

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the South Dakota Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Tennessee

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Tennessee Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Texas

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Texas Department of State Health Services, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

U.S. Territories (American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands)

Entry Requirements

Visit the American Samoa Government Department of Human and Social Services for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Visit the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Visit the Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services, Division of Public Health for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Visit the Puerto Rico Department of Health for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Visit the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Health for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Utah

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Utah Coronavirus Page, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Vermont

Entry Requirements

Those arriving by air, train or bus, or from further than a direct car ride, must complete a 14-day quarantine upon arrival or undergo a seven-day quarantine, followed by a negative test taken at their quarantine location in Vermont. Travelers from counties throughout the Northeast with a low incidence of active COVID cases are eligible for quarantine-free leisure travel. Please use this map, opens in a new window to see the list of eligible counties which is updated every Friday.

Visit the Vermont State Website., opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Virginia

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Virginia Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Washington

Entry Requirements

Travelers are urged to quarantine for 14 days. Visit the Washington State Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

West Virginia

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the West Virginia Department of Health and Human ResourcesBureau for Public Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Wisconsin

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.

Wyoming

Entry Requirements

There are no known mandatory travel-related quarantine restrictions at this time. Visit the Wyoming Department of Health, opens in a new window for the most recent mandates, restrictions, and additional information.