Eritrea

  • MasksRequired
  • COVID TestNone
  • RestaurantsClosed
  • Quarantine14 days at a designated location
  • Public TransportationSuspended
Updated: March 24, 2021
Reviewed: May 3, 2021
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General

Eritrea's international airport and land borders are closed. Strict domestic restrictions are still in place.

Can I travel to Eritrea?

Eritrea's international airport is closed, as well as its land borders.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Eritrea?

  • Anyone allowed to enter Eritrea is required to quarantine for 14 days.
  • Quarantine may be reduced to 7 days if arriving with a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Eritrea?

  • There are no health test requirements to enter Eritrea currently in place.
  • Quarantine may be reduced to 7 days if arriving with a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours.
  • A test will be conducted at the end of the quarantine period.

Is public transportation open in Eritrea?

  • Public transportation in Eritrea is suspended.
  • Inter-city travel is banned.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Eritrea?

Restaurants, cafes and bars in Eritrea are closed.

Are businesses and attractions open in Eritrea?

  • Non-essential businesses and attractions in Eritrea are closed.
  • Essential businesses must close by 20:00.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Eritrea?

Wearing fave masks is required in enclosed public places.

Sources

  1. https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/eritrea
  2. https://er.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/
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