Travel and Entry to PEI

  • As of April 28, 2022, there is no longer any voluntary COVID-19 testing or screening at the PEI points of entry, and rapid antigen screening tests will no longer be distributed to people entering PEI via the bridge or Charlottetown airport.
    • If you develop symptoms of COVID-19, go to a testing clinic to be tested.
    • Information on current public health guidance can be found here
  • When deciding whether to travel/participate in activities, it is important to assess one’s own risk, including personal vaccine status and that of others, personal health status and that of others, and the risk of serious outcomes from COVID-19 to yourself and others, and also consider the type of activity.
  • Anyone who travels internationally is subject to applicable federal quarantine and testing requirements.
  • Travellers may still be required to provide proof of vaccination on airplanes, trains, marine vessels or other conveyances by the federal government or private businesses. You are responsible for confirming your eligibility to travel with the transportation service provider prior to travel. For information about the Government of Canada’s vaccination requirements in the transportation sector, see https://travel.gc.ca/travel-covid.
  • Individuals vaccinated in PEI who require a record of their COVID-19 vaccination for travel or other reasons can access their proof of vaccination here.
  • If you are planning travel to PEI and have been identified as a close contact of a positive case in another province in the past 10 days, follow measures for close contacts in PEI.
  • If you have tested positive for COVID-19 prior to travel to PEI, you are advised to wait 7 or 10 days (depending on vaccination status) before travelling to PEI. If you arrive in PEI before the 7 to 10 days are complete, you will need to complete the isolation for people who test positive as outlined here.
    • Please note, transportation service providers may have restrictions on individuals who have tested positive/experiencing symptoms and who may be in isolation travelling via their services.
    • If you have travelled internationally, check federal measures before returning to the country
Published date: 
April 28, 2022
Health and Wellness

General Inquiries

Department of Health and Wellness
4th Floor North, Shaw Building
105 Rochford Street
Charlottetown, PE   C1A 7N8

Phone: 902-368-6414
Fax: 902-368-4121

DeptHW@gov.pe.ca