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Africa travel restrictions:

Total doses
given
8.7M
People fully
vaccinated
5.6M
% Fully
vaccinated
28.59%
Airline Updates:
Zambia Airways to commence direct flights from Lusaka to Johannesburg from 01JUL22.
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Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
A negative PCR test result obtained within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Travellers' Health Questionnaire 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
18.5M
People fully
vaccinated
9.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.60%
Airline Updates:
Kenya Airways deal with Congo Airways ends after 6 months.
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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
52.5M
People fully
vaccinated
36.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
30.52%
Airline Updates:
Ethiopian Airlines appoints new CEO.
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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
37.4M
People fully
vaccinated
19.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.46%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country. If you are fully vaccinated, you do not need to take a coronavirus test to travel to South Africa. You will need to present your vaccination certificate during travel and on arrival. Unvaccinated people must provide a valid certificate of a negative COVID-19 PCR test, which was obtained not more than 72 hours before the date of travel. Children under 5 do not require a PCR test to enter 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
37.4M
People fully
vaccinated
19.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.46%
Quarantine:
Quarantine requirement at government designated site or self-isolation (if requested). Entry requirements for South Africa are the same for all travellers, regardless of whether you have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past year.
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
213K
People fully
vaccinated
81.1K
% Fully
vaccinated
76.20%
Airline Updates:
Latest News:
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Required
Insurance
Required
Insurance
Travel Authorisation required within 3 to 72 hours prior to departure
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
213K
People fully
vaccinated
81.1K
% Fully
vaccinated
76.20%
Quarantine:
Quarantine requirement at government designated site. See information on the full entry procedures for all travellers at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Tourism website and ‘conditions for entry’ at the Ministry of Health website Travellers arriving by sea can apply for the Health Travel Authorisation via email. If you are arriving to Seychelles by sea, you must have spent at least 10 days by sea since your last port of call and should be without symptoms of COVId-19 during this period. Clients or crew who wish to disembark before completion of 10 days at sea or on-board must take a PCR...
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Required
Insurance
Required
Insurance
Travel Authorisation required within 3 to 72 hours prior to departure
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
2.5M
People fully
vaccinated
1.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
6.39%
Airline Updates:
Air Senegal increases its flights to the United States.
More information
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 is required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
May be required
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): None
Total doses
given
0.9M
People fully
vaccinated
489.7K
% Fully
vaccinated
19.35%
Airline Updates:
FlyNamibia: Rebranded airline aims to fly the flag for Namibia
More information
Masks
Not required
COVID-19 test
Negative RT-PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to arrival required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
A 'Health Questionnaire' must be completed before arrival
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
1.7M
People fully
vaccinated
1.4M
% Fully
vaccinated
4.80%
Airline Updates:
Air Austral seeking authorization to expand Madagascar operations.
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative RT-PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure 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): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): PCR / ISO
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / ISO
Total doses
given
15.2M
People fully
vaccinated
6.9M
% Fully
vaccinated
15.51%
Airline Updates:
Air Algérie unveils its flight program from Paris, Marseille, Lyon, Toulouse, Lille and Nice.
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
52.5M
People fully
vaccinated
36.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
30.52%
Airline Updates:
Airline in focus: Ethiopian Airlines.
More information
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
18.5M
People fully
vaccinated
9.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.60%
Airline Updates:
Kenya Airways to start daily flights Nairobi-Mumbai from 28MAR22, on easing of curbs
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
213K
People fully
vaccinated
81.1K
% Fully
vaccinated
76.20%
Certification:
COVID-19 negative certification required for entering the country From 15 March 2022, travellers who are fully vaccinated do not need to take any COVID-19 travel tests before flying to Seychelles. You must have received the first two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine including a booster dose after six months since completing the primary series. Visitors who are not fully vaccinated will be required to present a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours or a rapid antigen test done within 24hrs before departure to Seychelles. If you’ve had a recent past infection (between 2 and 12 weeks before date of...
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and all outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 72 hours prior to departure required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Not required
Vaccination
Required
Insurance
Required
Insurance
Travel Authorisation required within 3 to 72 hours prior to departure
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): PCR
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
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:
Ethiopian Airlines CEO resigns over health issues.
More information
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