Partially Open


  • MasksRequired
  • COVID TestRequired to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen
  • QuarantineNone
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: February 18, 2021
Reviewed: February 24, 2021


Senegal has resumed some international flights, while land and sea borders remain closed.

Can I travel to Senegal?

  • Officially, some international flights to Senegal have resumed, however the Senegal government is not accepting any travelers from countries who are not open to travel from Senegal.
  • Citizens, residents, business travelers, diplomats and other specific cases are exempt.

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

There is no requirement to quarantine when arriving to Senegal, unless tested positive for COVID-19.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Senegal?

Anyone arriving to Senegal will be required to present a negative COVID-19 test taken in your origin country, no more than 5 days before arrival.

Is public transportation open in Senegal?

Public transportation in Senegal is operating.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Senegal?

  • Restaurants and bars in most of Senegal are open under social distancing measurements. 
  • In high-risk areas, restaurants and bars are closed.

Are businesses and attractions open in Senegal?

  • Non-essential businesses and attractions in most of Senegal are open, under social distancing measurements. 
  • In high-risk areas, non essential-businesses and attractions are closed, and a curfew is in place between 21:00 and 5:00.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Senegal?

Wearing face masks is required in all public places and on public transportation.

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