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Africa travel restrictions:

Total doses
given
18.5M
People fully
vaccinated
9.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.60%
Airline Updates:
Kenya Airways suspends planned flights to Italy and Cameroon, gives reason.
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
1.6M
People fully
vaccinated
1.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
13.69%
Quarantine:
Self-isolation at own accommodation. Travellers are exempt from quarantine if they have documentation of full COVID-19 vaccination (completed at least two weeks before travelling) or evidence of a positive PCR test result within the 6 months prior to travelling. If you don't have this documentation you will need to self-isolate on arrival for 10 days without a test or for 7 days with test and release.
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to arrival required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
International Health Arrival Form (IHA) is 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
56.1M
People fully
vaccinated
24.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
11.56%
Airline Updates:
Nigeria Government denies naming Qatar Airways preferred bidder for Nigeria Air.
More information
Masks
Mask is required on all flights, public indoor areas and public transport.
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 48 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
7 days at home required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Passengers must complete the online 'Health Declaration/Self-Reporting Form' prior to arrival
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Passengers must hold a 'Permit to Travel Certificate'/QR Code, generated by the 'Nigeria International Travel Portal'
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / ISO
Total doses
given
56.1M
People fully
vaccinated
24.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
11.56%
Airline Updates:
Nigerian airlines create 'Spring Alliance'.
More information
Masks
Mask is required on all flights, public indoor areas and public transport.
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 48 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
7 days at home required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Passengers must complete the online 'Health Declaration/Self-Reporting Form' prior to arrival
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Passengers must hold a 'Permit to Travel Certificate'/QR Code, generated by the 'Nigeria International Travel Portal'
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / ISO
Total doses
given
56.1M
People fully
vaccinated
24.7M
% Fully
vaccinated
11.56%
Airline Updates:
Fuel shortages disrupt domestic flight schedules in Nigeria.
More information
Masks
Mask is required on all flights, public indoor areas and public transport.
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test tested within 48 hours prior to departure is required
Quarantine
7 days at home required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
Passengers must complete the online 'Health Declaration/Self-Reporting Form' prior to arrival
Vaccination
Not required
Insurance
Not required
Insurance
Passengers must hold a 'Permit to Travel Certificate'/QR Code, generated by the 'Nigeria International Travel Portal'
Pre-travel testing (vaccinated): None
Pre-travel testing (unvaccinated): PCR
Test on arrival (vaccinated): None
Test on arrival (unvaccinated): PCR / ISO
Total doses
given
1.6M
People fully
vaccinated
1.5M
% Fully
vaccinated
13.69%
Airline Updates:
Latest News:
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas
COVID-19 test
Negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to arrival required
Quarantine
Not required
Passenger Locator Form
Not required
Health form
International Health Arrival Form (IHA) is 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
18.5M
People fully
vaccinated
9.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
17.60%
Airline Updates:
Kenya Airways reduces flights on the Nairobi-Kisumu route from 26 to 17 weekly.
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
15.2M
People fully
vaccinated
6.9M
% Fully
vaccinated
15.51%
Airline Updates:
Algeria: towards the total resumption of flights.
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
14.9M
People fully
vaccinated
6.4M
% Fully
vaccinated
52.02%
Airline Updates:
Tunisair Express to launch new flight to Algeria's Constantine from 12MAR22.
More information
Masks
Mask is required in all public indoor, and public transport
COVID-19 test
Negative RT-PCR test obtained within 72 hours prior to departure or a negative rapid antigen test obtained within 24 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): 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 puts off launch of flights to Italy
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
37.3M
People fully
vaccinated
19.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.45%
Airline Updates:
Takeover of South African Airways (SAA) by a new buyer will not affect the plan to form a Pan-African Airline with Kenya Airways.
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:
Ethiopian Airlines, Air Djibouti partner for China-Africa sea to air transport.
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
2.5M
People fully
vaccinated
1.1M
% Fully
vaccinated
6.35%
Airline Updates:
Air Senegal on the edge.
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
37.3M
People fully
vaccinated
19.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
32.45%
Airline Updates:
South Africa's Airlink calls on Madagascar to lift new ban
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
1.7M
People fully
vaccinated
1.3M
% Fully
vaccinated
4.64%
Airline Updates:
Newly created flag carrier Madagascar Airlines eyes Embraer E190-E2.
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