Return to Canada

Information about the process for entering Canada, U.S. to Canada border wait times, using ArriveCAN and what you can bring back to Canada.


Services and information

COVID-19: Travel, testing and borders

COVID-19 requirements for travelling to and within Canada. Boarding flights, proof of vaccination, testing, quarantine and using ArriveCAN.


You must use ArriveCAN to provide mandatory travel information before and after your entry into Canada.


Information on what you can bring to Canada, how to declaire it and the costs of importing goods for personal use

Traveller entry requirements and procedures

Requirements before and at the border, random arrival tests, accepted vaccines, travelling with children and more.

U.S. to Canada border wait times

Regularly updated list of wait times at border crossing points for drivers coming to Canada from the U.S.

Trusted traveller programs

Information on the NEXUS, CANPASS and Remote area border crossing programs

Moving back to Canada

Links to the provincial and territorial government resources you need when you move back to Canada

Travelling to Canada

Information on travel documents that non-Canadians need to enter Canada and places to visit here

Travelling as a dual citizen

Dual Canadian citizens need a Canadian passport to board a flight to or transit through Canada by air

If you get sick after travelling

What to do if you are sick when or after you return to Canada

What we are doing


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