Suriname: restrictions and entry requirements 2024

Suriname: country`s borders status

Borders are open with restrictions. Citizens of Haiti are barred from entry. Exception: those residing in Suriname.

Entry conditions for citizens and tourists

Every passenger older than 18 must have:

  • a valid COVID-19 vaccination certificate; or
  • a COVID-19 recovery certificate issued at most 6 months before arrival.
    This rule does not apply to:
  • residents of Suriname. They must apply for an entry permit at

Passengers younger than 18 years are not obliged to have a valid vaccination certificate.

Passengers older than 12 years must have:

  • a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 24 hours before departure; or
  • a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure.
    This rule doesn’t apply to holders of a vaccination certificate.

Requirements for vaccination and recovery certificates

The vaccination certificate considering valid if:

  • it is issued with one of the approved vaccines:
    Abdala, AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), AZD1222 (SK Bioscience Co Ltd.), Covaxin, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac;
  • passenger was fully vaccinated no less than 14 days before arrival.

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The route Belém (Brazil) – Suriname with a connection in Miami by Suriname Airlines is open. Pin to board

National holidays in Suriname in 2024

Public holidays and festivals in Suriname in 2024. Non-working days:

  • January 1, Monday: New Year (Nieuwjaarsdag);
  • February 10, Saturday: Chinese New Year (Chinees Nieuwjaar);
  • March 25, Monday: Holi Phagwa;
  • March 29, Friday: Good Friday (Goede Vrijdag);
  • March 31, Sunday: Easter Sunday (Paaszondag);
  • April 1, Monday: Easter Monday (Paasmaandag);
  • April 10, Wednesday: Eid al-Fitr (Suikerfeest);
  • May 1, Wednesday: Labor Day (dag van de Arbeid);
  • June 16, Sunday: Kurban Bayram (Eid al-Adha);
  • July 1, Monday: Emancipation Day (Dag van de emancipatie);
  • August 9, Friday: Indigenous Peoples’ Day (Dag van de inheemse bevolking);
  • October 10, Thursday: Maroon Day (Dag van de Marrons);
  • November 1, Friday: Diwali (Divali);
  • November 25, Monday: Republic Day (Dag van de Republiek);
  • December 25, Wednesday: Christmas Day (Kerstdag);
  • December 26, Thursday: Second Day of Christmas (Kerstdag).

Currency exchange rate SRD to USD

Updated 29.05.2024


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