CDC States that Fully Vaccinated Travelers No Longer Need COVID-19 Tests Prior to Traveling

It is now easier for some people to visit Walt Disney World Resort. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated its traveling guidelines for those who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. On Friday, the CDC announced that fully vaccinated people can travel at low risk to themselves. It continued that as long as coronavirus precautions are taken, this includes mask-wearing, fully vaccinated people can now travel throughout the United States without getting tested for COVID-19 or having to self-quarantine after.

The guidelines for international travel were also updated and fully vaccinated people don’t need to have a COVID-19 test before they travel unless the destination requires it. They also do not need to self-quarantine after returning to the United States. In this case, there should be a negative COVID-19 test before boarding a flight to the US, and the follow-up test three to five days after their return the CDC directed.

According to the CDC, someone is considered fully vaccinated two weeks after receiving their final dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. These new guidances do not apply to people who have not been vaccinated or are only partway through the vaccination process.

For those who have not been vaccinated, the CDC guidelines say people should be tested one to three days ahead of traveling and three to five days after traveling. This is followed by seven days of self-quarantine. For those who do not get tested after travel, the CDC guidelines instruct for a 10-day self-quarantine.

These new guidelines should make things easier for those wishing to travel to the Walt Disney World Resort that have been vaccinated. It will not change anything for Disneyland however, as when it reopens only California residents will be allowed to visit.

What do you think of these updated guidelines? Share your thoughts and opinions in the comments below!

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest

Share your thoughts and comment!

Mr. DAPs

Mr. DAPs

Hi, I'm Mr. DAPs, the Founder, and Editor in Chief of DAPS MAGIC! I can be regularly found at Disneyland with my hat and bow tie taking pictures and simply enjoying the Happiest Place on Earth. I'm also the weekly host of GEEKS CORNER and your Disney reporter for DISNEY REPORTER on DAPS MAGIC's YouTube channel. I am also now honored to announced that I'm a Brand Ambassador with Her Universe! Find me on Twitter and Instagram. as I'd love to connect with you. Make sure and say hi!






Top Posts & Pages
A Look at the Metrics of the Magic Key Pass Program
Walt Disney World Resort Releases SOME 50th Anniversary Merchandise Details
Magic Key Pass for Disneyland Resort to Go On Sale August 25
The History of the Candlelight Ceremony at Disneyland
Disneyland Resort is Saying Goodbye to Legacy Passholder Program
Knott's Berry Farm Hiring Tweet Hints at New Show for Camp Snoopy's Spooky Farm
Disneyland Resort to Offer Additional Benefits for Charter Magic Key Members
Introducing the Magic Key – GEEKS CORNER – Episode 1144 (#567)