As of Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Hawaii: For the latest information see: https://hidot.hawaii.gov/coronavirus/ The Hawaii pre-travel testing program for COVID-19 will start Oct. 15, 2020. Pre-travel testing enables travelers to avoid a mandatory 14-day quarantine if they are tested within 72 hours before their flight to Hawaii departs with an FDA-approved nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) and can show proof of a negative test result. The State of Hawaii will ONLY accept test results from TRUSTED TESTING AND TRAVEL PARTNERS. Please see list at https://hawaiicovid19.com/travel-partners/ Travelers also will have their temperatures checked upon arrival and must fill out the Safe Travels travel and health form. Upon arrival in Hawaii, passengers unable to provide proof of an approved negative test will be required to go into quarantine for 14 days or until they can provide proof of negative test results. For more information and an FAQ please visit https://hawaiicovid19.com/travel/
Hawaii allows Walgreen’s and Walmart to test:
Testing in Northern Utah: Walgreen’s has only two locations in Utah and one in Montana that will do the RT-PCR testing that is the same as the NAAT Test that Hawaii requires. Locations:
- Walgreen’s: 2576 South Main Street, Woods Cross, 801-335-3610.
- Walgreen’s: 763 North State, Orem, 801-734-1624
- Walgreen’s: 1150 11th Avenue, Helena, Montana
- Walmart: 1360 East Draper Parkway
- Walmart: 4570 South 4000 West, WVC
- Walmart: 1707 West State, Pleasant Grove
- Walmart: 1710 East Skyline Drive, South Ogden
Appointment required!!! At Walgreen’s, appointments can be made online at: walgreens.com/covid19testing. Enter your zip code and look for your location. All drive-thru testing locations operate outdoors and patients do not leave their vehicles.
For Southern Utah, CVS in Las Vegas will do the testing, $139 cost, insurance may or may not pay for it.
Inter-Island travel will require a 14 day quarantine, except if you are going to Oahu from the other islands. If your client wants to go to two islands (one of which has to be Oahu), start at the other island first and then fly into Oahu for the last part of the trip. Transiting Oahu on the way from Mainland to others Hawaiian Islands is acceptable.
The island of Hawaii is currently going to do arrival testing in addition to the pre-trip testing, so everyone will be tested upon arrival on the Big Island.
Once the test results are received, the traveler needs to upload negative test results to the Safe Travels website 24-hours before departure to get their QR code. Each traveler must have a valid email and must have a QR code to expedite the verification process when they arrive in Hawaii.
New York State, New Jersey and Connecticut are closed to Utahns for Travel
Other Destinations Open to US Travelers without Quarantine
Most destinations require a negative Covid-19 Test performed by a CLIA Certified Lab, most do not accept At Home Tests. Some destinations require a pre-registration or a medical evaluation. Make sure to double check all of the details with that country’s website.