COVID-19 Information

Last updated: [11/27/2022]   

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? Yes
  • U.S. citizens entering Jordan must register on the Gateway2Jordan platform to receive a QR code for entry to Jordan. Airline personnel or Jordanian border authorities may require travelers to present this QR code.  
  • 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 
  • For information on traveling to Israel or the West Bank from Jordan, please visit the U.S. Embassy in Israel’s COVID-19 Information Page.   

Quarantine Information    

  •  Are U.S. citizens required to quarantine?  All persons who test positive for COVID-19 are required to quarantine at home for five days.

 COVID-19 Testing   

  • PCR and antigen tests are readily available in Jordan, including through drive-thru testing facilities and home call testing services.  Tests cost 15-20 Jordanian dinars, paid at time of testing.  Results are typically delivered by text or WhatsApp message.
  • The Ministry of Health provides a list (in Arabic) of 33 laboratories  performing COVID-19 testing.  

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Register to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Jordan at https://vaccine.jo/cvms/ (English and Arabic) and then visit a vaccination center to receive the vaccine.   Both Jordanian citizens and non-Jordanian nationals (including U.S. citizens) are eligible to be vaccinated in Jordan.
  • Children age 5 and up are eligible to receive a vaccine. 

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