NJ Governor’s Travel Advisory as of November 4, 2020

Under the 14-day quarantine travel advisory announced by the Governors of New Jersey, New York and Connecticut, individuals traveling to or returning to New Jersey from states with increasing rates of COVID-19 are advised to self-quarantine for 14 days. This includes travel by train, bus, car, plane and any other method of transportation.

The 14-day quarantine travel advisory applies to travel from certain states identified as those that have a positive COVID-19 test rate higher than 10 per 100,000 residents or have a 10% or higher positivity rate over a seven-day rolling average (“impacted states.”)

The quarantine does apply to any person arriving from a state with high positive testing rates which are:

  • Alabama (added 6/24/20)
  • Alaska (added 9/1/20)
  • Arizona (added 10/20/20)
  • Arkansas (added 6/24/20)
  • California (added 10/27/20)
  • Colorado (added as of 9/29/20)
  • Florida (added 6/24/20)
  • Georgia (added 6/30/20)
  • Guam (added 8/25/20)
  • Idaho (added 6/30/20)
  • Illinois (added 7/28/20)
  • Indiana (added 7/21/20)
  • Iowa (added 6/3020)
  • Kansas (added 7/7/20)
  • Kentucky (added 7/28/20)
  • Louisiana (added 6/30/20)
  • Maryland (added 10/20/20)
  • Massachusetts (added 10/27/20)
  • Michigan (added 10/13/20)
  • Minnesota (added 9/22/20)
  • Mississippi (added 6/30/20)
  • Missouri (added 7/21/20)
  • Montana (added 9/2/20)
  • Nebraska (added 7/21/20)
  • Nevada (added 9/22/20)
  • North Carolina (added 6/24/20)
  • New Mexico (added 10/6/20)
  • North Dakota (added 7/21/20)
  • Ohio (added 10/13/20)
  • Oklahoma (added 7/7/20)
  • Puerto Rico (added 9/15/20)
  • Rhode Island (added 9/22/20)
  • South Carolina (added 6/24/20)
  • South Dakota (added 8/11/20)
  • Tennessee (added 6/30/20)
  • Texas (added 6/24/20)
  • Utah (added 6/24/20)
  • Virginia (added 10/13/20)
  • Washington (added 11/4/20)
  • West Virginia (added 9/8/20)
  • Wisconsin (added 7/14/20)
  • Wyoming (added 9/22/20)

This advisory will not apply to the majority of visitors to Cape May City.  States NOT currently affected by the travel advisory include New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, and Connecticut.

To learn more, click here to visit the NJ state COVID Information Hub.

Click here to read a summary of the original June 24 Joint Press Conference.

Or you can watch a portion of the June 24 Joint Press Conference: