Libya (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 07 May, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Banned
Testing: Anyone entering Libya will undergo a temperature screening upon arrival.
Quarantine Required: Yes
Quarantine Details: Quarantine for 14 days required for all countries.

Local Restrictions

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

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 07.07.2020
Flights to Libya are suspended.
– This does not apply to repatriation and medevac flights.


Detailed Tourist Information

Libya’s land and sea borders are closed to all except essential traffic.

Limited flights have resumed from Mitiga airport in Tripoli.

Flight are now operating between Tunisia and Libya.

Lockdown Details

Libyan national and local authorities throughout Libya have announced measures including the banning of all large social and cultural gatherings, the closing of all education institutions, and the closing of restaurants and cafes.

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