Covid Entry Check: South Africa Travel Restrictions

This South Africa dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

Overview
  • Partially Open
  • Up to 0 - 21 Days
Last reviewed on 14 Jan 2021, 10:18AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
NEW CASES
79,180
-36.02% (last 7 days)
ACTIVE CASES
146,773
-28.34% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Travel is not restricted by traveller type (e.g., PR, Citizen, Resident).

What to expect in South Africa?

📝 Before your trip

You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a negative PCR test from an accepted establishment.
Your Certificate must be within 3 days of your arrival.
For more information: https://www.gov.za/covid-19/individuals-and-households/travel-coronavirus-covid-19

🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid, with the cost borne by the traveller.

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 0 - 21days; Quarantine served at a dedicated facility (costs borne by traveller) (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes).

🛂 Travel restrictions


The route is closed for travellers from .

✅ Greenlane Agreement
There are no routes with fewer restrictions (i.e. Green Lanes) at this time.