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Entering to Canada by Taxi
WE ARE STILL OPERATING AND OPEN TRANSPORTING CUSTOMERS FROM BUFFALO AIRPORT TO/FROM ANYWHERE IN CANADA.
Taking Taxi to Canada? COVID-19 testing for travellers
Pre-entry test requirements
The Canada/USA border continues to be closed to all NON-essential travel until at least April 21, 2021.
For travellers arriving to Canada by land, as of February 15, 2021, all travellers, with some exceptions, will be required to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 molecular test result taken in the United States within 72 hours of pre-arrival, or a positive test taken 14 to 90 days prior to arrival. In addition, as of February 22, 2021, travellers entering Canada at the land border will be required to take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival as well as toward the end of their 14-day quarantine.
All travellers arriving to Canada by air, as of February 22, 2021, with some exceptions, will be required to take a COVID-19 molecular test when they arrive in Canada before exiting the airport, and another toward the end of their 14-day quarantine period. With limited exceptions, air travellers, will also be required to reserve, prior to departure to Canada, a 3-night stay in a government-authorized hotel. Travellers will be able to book their government-authorized stay starting February 18, 2021. These new measures are in addition to existing mandatory pre-boarding and health requirements for air travellers.
Finally, at the same time on February 22, 2021, all travellers, whether arriving by land or air will be required to submit their travel and contact information, including a suitable quarantine plan, electronically via ArriveCAN before crossing the border or boarding a flight.
If you are crossing the border by vehicle into Ontario for essential travel, please review Canada's requirement check list.
AT THE BORDER
You will be assessed, regardless of citizenship, upon arrival to Canada. Entry screening is one of many important public health tools. It is part of a multi-layered government response strategy.
When you arrive in Canada by air or land, a Border Services Officer will ask you:
Officers will look for signs of illness, regardless of how you respond to screening questions. They will refer any traveller they suspect is ill for a further medical assessment by the Public Health Agency of Canada.
Proof of valid COVID-19 molecular test
Follow all usual border crossing procedures (not related to COVID-19)
Mandatory quarantine requirements
Provincial and territorial restrictions
All travellers entering Canada are given a Public Health Agency of Canada handout with instructions to quarantine for 14 days.
Foreign nationals without a valid molecular test or with symptoms of COVID-19 will not be allowed into Canada.
If a Canadian citizen, person registered under the Indian Act, or permanent resident does not provide proof of a valid molecular test result they:
Reference Site https://travel.gc.ca/