Take a Covid-19 PCR test in Bonaire

If you are visiting Bonaire and need to take a PCR test in the island before coming back home here’s some information that can help you:

Through a collaboration between Medical Laboratory Services Curacao & Health Center & Bon Bida Bonaire, laboratory tests can now take place on Bonaire.

Regular PCR test a USD $150. Result + travel document (if applicable) within 24-36 hours.

Antigen rapid test for schools, companies and individuals + travel document (if applicable) USD $75

For more information or an appointment, you can contact Bon Bida here:

E-mail: pcr@bonbida.com

Cell phone: (+599) 7875687.

Covid Test in bonaire

Travel Advice when visiting Bonaire

In view of the Corona situation, appropriate measures apply to traveling from and to the Caribbean Netherlands.


Anyone traveling to Bonaire must complete an online health declaration 48 hours before departure. Upon arrival you must be able to show the form (printed or a digital copy on your phone) to a Public Health employee if asked.

  • Travelers aged 13 and older must show a negative result of a PCR test upon arrival. This test must be done a maximum of 72 hours before departure. Anyone who cannot show a negative test result on arrival must, in accordance with the emergency ordinance of the Public Entity Bonaire, immediately be quarantined for 10 days at their own expense at a location designated by the Island Governor.
  • Travelers from Saba and St. Eustatius have the exception that they may travel to Bonaire without a PCR test. They do however are required to complete an online health declaration, preferably 48 hours before departure.

The following applies to ALL residents and visitors:

  • Observe the social distance and hygiene measures.
  • Everyone who is not feeling well and has COVID-19 symptoms must stay inside the accommodation and call the Public Health department at 0800-0800. This department will determine whether a test is needed or not. You must stay at your accommodation until the test result is known.
  • Tourists from outside the Caribbean Netherlands need a valid insurance policy so that they are covered against additional medical costs on Bonaire.
  • Bonaire is not responsible for passengers who cannot return to their country of origin.

For more information on current local measures, you can visit www.bonairecrisis.com

Travel advice | Coronavirus/COVID-19 | Rijksdienst Caribisch Nederland

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