Equatorial Guinea (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 25 February, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Allowed
Testing: Negative COVID-19 test required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Yes
Quarantine Details: Quarantine for 14 days is required

Local Restrictions

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

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 04.01.2021
Passengers and airline crew must have a medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 48 hours before departure; and
– are subject to Coronavirus (COVID-19) IgM rapid test upon arrival; and
– are subject to quarantine for 5 days.


Detailed Tourist Information

International flights have resumed. Anyone arriving to Equatorial Guinea will be subject to 14 days quarantine at a government facility. A negative COVID-19 test result that is no older than two days must be presented on arrival. Passengers without a medical certificate are subject to medical screening and quarantine.

Lockdown Details

On August 4, 2020, the government of Equatorial Guinea signed Decree 54/2020 in which it announced the entry into the second phase of de-confinement since the COVID–19 contagion curve descended to 3% as at July 16. It also contains information on large gatherings requirements. Discos and beaches remain closed. The government authorized the opening of schools from September 1 with a capacity not exceeding 50%. Stores are open during normal business hours. Religious activities are allowed by respecting the established COVID-19 health protocols.


Data Source: covidcontrols.co