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Burkina Faso travel restrictions

Open for citizens: yes Open for foreigners: partial Open for tourism: no Quarantine: yes
Flight Restrictions

published 23.06.2020
1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to nationals and residents of Burkina Faso.
– This does not apply to humanitarian, medevac and repatriation fights.
2. Passengers are subject to quarantine for 14 days.

Quarantine

Passengers are subject to mandatory 14 days quarantine at a designated accommodation selected by their organisation and approved by Ministry of Health. Stay at the hotel will be at their own cost. During self-isolation, passengers have to respect all enacted COVID-19 measures and do daily required medical checks. Passengers shall be tested again at day 8 and day 14. Before they are allowed out of confinement, they have to present all three COVID-19 free tests and daily medical surveillance. If one of the results is positive, passenger will be transferred to the dedicated government care center.

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Insurance
Certification

COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country.

Upon arrival, all passengers must submit a signed confinement commitment form to the health officer. All passengers shall be tested upon arrival, unless they are able to present a test certificate, no older than 72 hours, stating they are COVID-19 free. The presentation of negative test does not exclude confinement.

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Vaccination

Yellow fever (2015)
Country requirement at entry: a yellow fever vaccination certificate is required for travellers aged 9 months
or over arriving from countries with risk of yellow fever transmission and for travellers having transited
through an airport of a country with risk of yellow fever transmission.
WHO vaccination recommendation: yes

Malaria (2018)
Malaria risk due predominantly to P. falciparum exists throughout the year in the entire country.
WHO recommended prevention: C

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  • Burkina Faso *****

    International restrictions:

    Bobo Dioulasso (BOY) and Ouagadougou (OUA) airports are closed, this does not apply to humanitarian, medevac and repatriation fights. All land borders are closed, except for freight traffic.
    Internal flights and military flights will proceed.

    Public health requirements for humanitarian flighs [https://humanitarianbooking.wfp.org/en/wfp-aviation/]

    *****

    Internal restrictions:

    As of 3 June 2020, the Government of Burkina Faso canceled the curfew which was in effect throughout the country, except for the provinces that are under state of emergency (the East and Sahel regions, the provinces of Kossi and Sourou in Boucle de Mouhoun, the province of Kenedougou in Hauts Bassins, the province of Louroum in the North, and the province of Koulpelogo in the Center-East region). The Burkina Faso authorities have introduced a ban on long distance passenger transport, with the following cities closed for entry and exit: Ouagadougou, Bobo Dioulasso, Boromo, Dédougou, Houndé, Banfora, Manga and Zorgho. The wearing of masks is mandatory nationwide. A state of health emergency has been declared countrywide: Partial confinement (outside of work hours) Ban on all cultural and religious or family gatherings. Ban on any professional gatherings of more than 25 people. Closure of all cultural, sports and leisure activities/businesses. Gradual shutdown of airports and screenings at land borders. All public gatherings of over 50 people are banned. Closure of bars and restaurants. Some markets countrywide are able to operate under stringent hygiene rules, including social distancing.

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    26.06.2020
  • Burkina Faso Burkina Faso’s borders are closed.

    1. Passengers are not allowed to enter.
    – This does not apply to nationals and residents of Burkina Faso.
    – This does not apply to humanitarian, medevac and repatriation fights.
    2. Passengers are subject to quarantine for 14 days.

    *****

    International restrictions:

    Bobo Dioulasso (BOY) and Ouagadougou (OUA) airports are closed. Gradual/partial shutdown of other airports. Land and rail borders closed from 21 March at 00:00 with the exception of freight. Air Burkina has suspended flights to Benin, Mali and Niger.
    Internal flights and military flights will proceed. Land and rail borders are closed with the exception of freight.
    Public health requirements for humanitarian flighs [https://humanitarianbooking.wfp.org/en/wfp-aviation/]

    *****

    Internal restrictions:

    As of 3 June 2020, the Government of Burkina Faso canceled the curfew which was in effect throughout the country, except for the provinces that are under state of emergency (the East and Sahel regions, the provinces of Kossi and Sourou in Boucle de Mouhoun, the province of Kenedougou in Hauts Bassins, the province of Louroum in the North, and the province of Koulpelogo in the Center-East region).
    The wearing of masks is mandatory nationwide. A state of health emergency has been declared countrywide: Partial confinement (outside of work hours) Ban on all cultural and religious or family gatherings. Ban on any professional gatherings of more than 25 people. Closure of all cultural, sports and leisure activities/businesses. Gradual shutdown of airports and screenings at land borders
    All public gatherings of over 50 people are banned. Closure of bars and restaurants. Some markets countrywide are able to operate under stringent hygiene rules, including social distancing.

    *****Relaxation in restrictions:
    The quarantine measures imposed on all cities with at least one case of COVID-19 were lifted on 4 May allowing movement between urban centres to resume.
    27 markets in Ouagadougou were allowed to reopen from 29 April, following violent protests by local residents on 27 and 28 April. Schools have gradually started resuming classes from 11 May; bars and restaurants will remain closed. Passenger buses restarted their activities on 5 May. Mosques and churches are allowed to reopen on a case by case basis provided worshippers wear masks and respect physical distancing rules on 10 May. Funerals and other religious ceremonies remain banned. All social venues and events remain banned until at least 30 June. Restaurants, bars, cafes and cinemas remain closed.

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    23.06.2020
  • Burkina Faso Burkina Faso’s borders are closed.

    International restrictions:

    Bobo Dioulasso (BOY) and Ouagadougou (OUA) airports are closed. Gradual/partial shutdown of other airports. Land and rail borders closed from 21 March at 00:00 with the exception of freight. Air Burkina has suspended flights to Benin, Mali and Niger.

    Internal flights and military flights will proceed. Land and rail borders are closed with the exception of freight.

    Public health requirements for humanitarian flighs [https://humanitarianbooking.wfp.org/en/wfp-aviation/]

    Internal restrictions:

    As of 3 June 2020, the Government of Burkina Faso canceled the curfew which was in effect throughout the country, except for the provinces that are under state of emergency (the East and Sahel regions, the provinces of Kossi and Sourou in Boucle de Mouhoun, the province of Kenedougou in Hauts Bassins, the province of Louroum in the North, and the province of Koulpelogo in the Center-East region).
    The wearing of masks is mandatory nationwide. A state of health emergency has been declared countrywide: Partial confinement (outside of work hours) Ban on all cultural and religious or family gatherings. Ban on any professional gatherings of more than 25 people. Closure of all cultural, sports and leisure activities/businesses. Gradual shutdown of airports and screenings at land borders
    All public gatherings of over 50 people are banned. Closure of bars and restaurants. Some markets countrywide are able to operate under stringent hygiene rules, including social distancing.

    Relaxation in restrictions:
    The quarantine measures imposed on all cities with at least one case of COVID-19 were lifted on 4 May allowing movement between urban centres to resume.
    27 markets in Ouagadougou were allowed to reopen from 29 April, following violent protests by local residents on 27 and 28 April. Schools have gradually started resuming classes from 11 May; bars and restaurants will remain closed. Passenger buses restarted their activities on 5 May. Mosques and churches are allowed to reopen on a case by case basis provided worshippers wear masks and respect physical distancing rules on 10 May. Funerals and other religious ceremonies remain banned. All social venues and events remain banned until at least 30 June. Restaurants, bars, cafes and cinemas remain closed.

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    18.06.2020
  • Burkina Faso

    International restrictions:

    Bobo Dioulasso (BOY) and Ouagadougou (OUA) airports are closed. Gradual/partial shutdown of other airports. Land and rail borders closed from 21 March at 00:00 with the exception of freight. Air Burkina has suspended flights to Benin, Mali and Niger.

    Internal flights and military flights will proceed. Land and rail borders are closed with the exception of freight.

    Public health requirements for humanitarian flighs [https://humanitarianbooking.wfp.org/en/wfp-aviation/]

    Internal restrictions:

    As of 3 June 2020, the Government of Burkina Faso canceled the curfew which was in effect throughout the country, except for the provinces that are under state of emergency (the East and Sahel regions, the provinces of Kossi and Sourou in Boucle de Mouhoun, the province of Kenedougou in Hauts Bassins, the province of Louroum in the North, and the province of Koulpelogo in the Center-East region).
    The wearing of masks is mandatory nationwide. A state of health emergency has been declared countrywide: Partial confinement (outside of work hours) Ban on all cultural and religious or family gatherings. Ban on any professional gatherings of more than 25 people. Closure of all cultural, sports and leisure activities/businesses. Gradual shutdown of airports and screenings at land borders
    All public gatherings of over 50 people are banned. Closure of bars and restaurants. Some markets countrywide are able to operate under stringent hygiene rules, including social distancing.

    Relaxation in restrictions:
    The quarantine measures imposed on all cities with at least one case of COVID-19 were lifted on 4 May allowing movement between urban centres to resume.
    27 markets in Ouagadougou were allowed to reopen from 29 April, following violent protests by local residents on 27 and 28 April. Schools have gradually started resuming classes from 11 May; bars and restaurants will remain closed. Passenger buses restarted their activities on 5 May. Mosques and churches are allowed to reopen on a case by case basis provided worshippers wear masks and respect physical distancing rules on 10 May. Funerals and other religious ceremonies remain banned. All social venues and events remain banned until at least 30 June. Restaurants, bars, cafes and cinemas remain closed.

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    03.06.2020
  • Burkina Faso

    International restrictions:

    Bobo Dioulasso (BOY) and Ouagadougou (OUA) airports are closed. Gradual/partial shutdown of other airports. Land and rail borders closed from 21 March at 00:00 with the exception of freight. Air Burkina has suspended flights to Benin, Mali and Niger.

    International restrictions:

    Bobo Dioulasso and Ouagadougou international airports are closed. Internal flights and military flights will proceed. Land and rail borders are closed with the exception of freight.

    Internal restrictions:

    A nationwide curfew is in place from 21.00 until 04.00. The wearing of masks is mandatory nationwide. A state of health emergency has been declared countrywide: Partial confinement (outside of work hours) Ban on all cultural and religious or family gatherings. Ban on any professional gatherings of more than 25 people. Closure of all cultural, sports and leisure activities/businesses. Gradual shutdown of airports and screenings at land borders
    All public gatherings of over 50 people are banned. Closure of bars and restaurants. Some markets countrywide are able to operate under stringent hygiene rules, including social distancing.

    Relaxation in restrictions:
    The quarantine measures imposed on all cities with at least one case of COVID-19 were lifted on 4 May allowing movement between urban centres to resume.
    27 markets in Ouagadougou were allowed to reopen from 29 April, following violent protests by local residents on 27 and 28 April. Schools have gradually started resuming classes from 11 May; bars and restaurants will remain closed. Passenger buses restarted their activities on 5 May. Mosques and churches are allowed to reopen on a case by case basis provided worshippers wear masks and respect physical distancing rules on 10 May. Funerals and other religious ceremonies remain banned. All social venues and events remain banned until at least 30 June. Restaurants, bars, cafes and cinemas remain closed.

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    01.06.2020
  • Burkina Faso

    International restrictions:

    Bobo Dioulasso (BOY) and Ouagadougou (OUA) airports are closed. Gradual/partial shutdown of other airports. Land and rail borders closed from 21 March at 00:00 with the exception of freight. Air Burkina has suspended flights to Benin, Mali and Niger.

    International restrictions:

    Bobo Dioulasso and Ouagadougou international airports are closed. Internal flights and military flights will proceed. Land and rail borders are closed with the exception of freight.

    Internal restrictions:

    A nationwide curfew is in place from 21.00 until 04.00. The wearing of masks is mandatory nationwide. The quarantine measures imposed on all cities with at least one case of COVID-19 were lifted on 4 May allowing movement between urban centres to resume. A state of health emergency has been declared countrywide: Partial confinement (outside of work hours) Ban on all cultural and religious or family gatherings. Ban on any professional gatherings of more than 25 people. Closure of all cultural, sports and leisure activities/businesses. Gradual shutdown of airports and screenings at land borders All public gatherings of over 50 people are banned. Closure of bars and restaurants. Some markets countrywide are able to operate under stringent hygiene rules, including social distancing. Relaxation in restrictions 27 markets in Ouagadougou were allowed to reopen from 29 April, following violent protests by local residents on 27 and 28 April. Schools have gradually started resuming classes from 11 May; bars and restaurants will remain closed. Passenger buses restarted their activities on 5 May. Mosques and churches are allowed to reopen on a case by case basis provided worshippers wear masks and respect physical distancing rules on 10 May. Funerals and other religious ceremonies remain banned. All social venues and events remain banned until at least 30 June. Restaurants, bars, cafes and cinemas remain closed.

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    25.05.2020
  • Source [https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/burkina-faso]
    [https://bf.usembassy.gov/u-s-citizen-services/covid-19-information/]
    [https://www.osac.gov/Content/Report/9d60a68b-f341-4a73-b79c-18d72fd52348]
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