Djibouti (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 25 February, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Allowed
Testing: Covid-19 test required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Depends
Quarantine Details: Might be required to quarantine based on the test results.

Local Restrictions

Lockdown in Effect: Partial
Events: Partially Allowed
Transport: Operational
Shopping: Open
Restaurants and Bars: Open with restrictions

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 14.12.2020
1. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine at their own expense.
– This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.
2. Passengers must have a printed medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point and at most 120 hours before arrival. The certificate must be in French or English.
– This does not apply to passengers younger than 12 years.


Detailed Tourist Information

Commercial flights have resumed. On arrival at all entry points, anyone over the age of 11 will be tested for COVID-19 and must remain at the point of entry until results are received (up to 4 hours). If your result is negative, you will be free to go to your accommodation. If the result is positive you will be taken to a government designated-quarantine facility.

Lockdown Details

Places of worship have reopened, but social distance must be maintained when attending.

Restaurants have reopened, with distancing and hygiene measures in place.

Hotels have resumed normal operations.

Conference rooms, event halls, and cinemas are allowed to open.

Leisure and amusement sites may now be open.

Most shops have reopened.


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