Libya (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 15 September, 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: Delivery/Takeout only

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

The Libyan government has lifted all curfews that had previously been in place.

Face masks are required in all public spaces, to include all forms of public transportation.

Large gatherings (both public and private) are currently prohibited.

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