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Africa travel restrictions:

Total doses
given
37.3M
People fully
vaccinated
19.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.43%
Airline Updates:
South Africa: Mango Airlines latest: Restart of budget airline in jeopardy.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
52.5M
People fully
vaccinated
36.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
30.52%
Airline Updates:
Ethiopia-DRC: towards the creation of the new company ''Air Congo''
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to departure or negative antigen test within 24 hours prior to arrival is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / ISO
Total doses
given
3.7M
People fully
vaccinated
1.2M
% Fully
vaccinated
18.11%
Airline Updates:
Libya Med Sky [non-UNDSS white listed]: New private airline launched.
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Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
A negative PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to arrival is required.
Quarantine
10 days required. Quarantine may end after a negative day 5 rapid or RT-PCR test.
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated):
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated):
Test on arrival (vaccinated):
Test on arrival (unvaccinated):
Total doses
given
37.3M
People fully
vaccinated
19.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.43%
Airline Updates:
Airline sale for $3 keeps it a financial burden for South Africa.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
18.5M
People fully
vaccinated
9.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.60%
Airline Updates:
Kenya Airways says high fuel costs driving up its operating costs.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Unvaccinated passengers must hold a negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to arrival is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
A Travelers Health Surveillance Form must be completed prior to departure
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Required, limited exemptions may apply
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): LFT
Total doses
given
18.5M
People fully
vaccinated
9.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.60%
Airline Updates:
Africa World Airlines and Kenya Airways enter interline partnership.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Unvaccinated passengers must hold a negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to arrival is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
A Travelers Health Surveillance Form must be completed prior to departure
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Required, limited exemptions may apply
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): LFT
Total doses
given
18.5M
People fully
vaccinated
9.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.60%
Airline Updates:
Kenya Airways signs deal with Ghana based airline to grow West Africa reach.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Unvaccinated passengers must hold a negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to arrival is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
A Travelers Health Surveillance Form must be completed prior to departure
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Required, limited exemptions may apply
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): LFT
Total doses
given
21.6M
People fully
vaccinated
7.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
22.14%
Airline Updates:
Angola's TAAG to operate Madrid-Luanda flights following codeshare.
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 72 hours prior to departure and antigen rapid test tested within 24 hours prior to departure on arrival required
Quarantine
7 days required
Passenger Locator Form
Passengers must complete a Travel Registration within 72 hours prior to departure
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): LFT
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): LFT / ISO
Total doses
given
15.2M
People fully
vaccinated
6.9M
% Fully
vaccinated
15.51%
Airline Updates:
Algeria authorizes purchase of 15 new aircraft for Air Algérie
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Health Form to be presented on departure to Algeria.
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): LFT
Total doses
given
2.9M
People fully
vaccinated
1.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
58.44%
Airline Updates:
Air Botswana plans to commence operations between Gaborone, Harare and Lusaka from 06MAY22.
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to arrival required
Quarantine
7 to 10 days may be required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
37.3M
People fully
vaccinated
19.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.43%
Airline Updates:
South African Airways (SAA) focuses on reconnecting the continent through African partnership.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
37.3M
People fully
vaccinated
19.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.43%
Airline Updates:
South Africa's Comair halts dismissals.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
18.5M
People fully
vaccinated
9.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.60%
Airline Updates:
Kenya Airways details stages for South African Airways partnership.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Unvaccinated passengers must hold a negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to arrival is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
A Travelers Health Surveillance Form must be completed prior to departure
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Required, limited exemptions may apply
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): LFT
Total doses
given
96.2M
People fully
vaccinated
38.9M
% Fully
vaccinated
35.57%
Airline Updates:
Air Cairo enters Israel with Sharm el-Sheikh flights.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
37.3M
People fully
vaccinated
19.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.43%
Airline Updates:
SAA eyes flights to America – but South Africa's treatment of Delta isn't forgotten.
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Not required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): None
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None