Locations List

All travel contains some level of risk; however, travel to some locations can pose additional risk. Dartmouth has prepared a list of locations with lower risk for which a Travel Exception is not required. If your country destination(s) is/are on the list of "Locations with Lower Risk" below, you do not need to apply for a Travel Exception. If your country destination(s) is/are not included in the list below, a Travel Exception is required. Please submit your Travel Exception request at least one month before your departure. Note that this list is reviewed regularly and revised, please check back for the most updated information. 

Locations with Lower Risk

Updated: March 21, 2022

Location Active Alerts Medical Risk Rating Security Risk Rating COVID (Travel) COVID (Domestic Ops)
Albania 3 Medium Low Very Low Medium
American Samoa (US) 1 Medium Insignificant Very High Low
Andorra 3 Low Insignificant Very Low Medium
Argentina 3 Medium Low High Medium
Armenia 2 Medium Low Low Low
Australia 5 Low Low High High
Austria 3 Low Low Medium Medium
Bahrain 1 Medium Low Medium Medium
Barbados 2 Medium Low Low Medium
Belgium 3 Low Low Low Medium
Bermuda (UK) 2 Medium Low Low Medium
Botswana 1 Medium Low Very Low Medium
Brunei 1 Medium Low High Low
Bulgaria 3 Medium Low Medium Medium
Canada 2 Low Low Medium Medium
Cayman Islands (UK) 2 Medium Insignificant Medium Medium
Chile 3 Low Low Medium Low
Costa Rica 2 Medium Low Low Medium
Croatia 3 Low Low Medium Medium
Czech Republic 3 Low Low Medium Medium
Denmark 3 Low Insignificant Medium Medium
Ecuador 3 Medium Low Low Low
France 5 Low Low Medium High
French Polynesia (France) 1 Medium Low High Low
Germany 4 Low Low Medium Low
Gibraltar (UK) 1 Low Low High High
Greece 3 Low Low Medium Medium
Greenland (Denmark) 1 Medium Insignificant Medium Medium
Guadeloupe (France) 2 Low Low High Very Low
Guam (US) 2 Medium Low Medium Very Low
Hungary 6 Low Low Low Low
Iceland 3 Low Insignificant Low Medium
Ireland 3 Low Low Medium Medium
Italy 4 Low Low Medium Medium
Japan 4 Low Low High Low
Jordan 1 Medium Low Low Low
Kuwait 1 Medium Low High Medium
Liechtenstein 2 Low Insignificant Medium Low
Luxembourg 3 Low Insignificant Medium Medium
Macao (China SAR) 3 Low Low High Low
Malaysia 3 Medium Low High Low
Malta 3 Low Low Low Medium
Martinique (France) 2 Low Low High High
Mauritius 1 Medium Low High Medium
Moldova 5 Medium Low Low Low
Monaco 1 Low Insignificant Low Medium
Morocco 2 Medium Low Very High Medium
Namibia 2 Medium Low Low Low
Netherlands 3 Low Low Low Medium
New Zealand 3 Low Low High Very Low
North Macedonia 3 Medium Low Low Medium
Norway 3 Low Insignificant Medium Low
Oman 1 Medium Low Medium Low
Panama 2 Medium Low Low Medium
Paraguay 2 Medium Low Low Low
Portugal 3 Low Low Medium Medium
Puerto Rico (US) 2 Medium Low Medium Very Low
Qatar 1 Low Low Medium Medium
Réunion (France) 1 Low Low High High
Samoa 1 Medium Low High Low
San Marino 3 Low Insignificant Medium Medium
Senegal 1 Medium Low Medium Medium
Serbia 3 Medium Low Low Medium
Seychelles 1 Medium Insignificant Medium Medium
Singapore 1 Low Low High Low
Slovenia 3 Low Insignificant Medium Medium
South Korea 4 Low Low High Very Low
Spain 4 Low Low Low Medium
St Lucia 2 Medium Low Medium Medium
St Martin (France) 2 Medium Low Medium Medium
Sweden 4 Low Low Medium Medium
Switzerland 4 Low Insignificant Medium Medium
Taiwan (China) 2 Low Low High Low
Tonga 2 Medium Low High Very Low
United Arab Emirates (UAE) 2 Low Low Low Low
United Kingdom 6 Low Low Low Medium
United States 7 Low Low Medium Medium
Uruguay 2 Low Low High Medium
US Virgin Islands (US) 2 Medium Low Medium Very Low
Vatican City 3 Low Low Medium Very Low