Sudan (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 05 May, 2021.

 

At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

Tourist Entry: Allowed
Testing: Negative PCR test results is required for all countries.
Quarantine Required: Depends
Quarantine Details: Mandatory quarantine for 14 days required for some countries

Local Restrictions

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

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 30.04.2021
1. Until 27 May 2021, passengers arriving from India are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to nationals of Sudan.
2. Passengers arriving from India, Netherlands, South Africa or the United Kingdom must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival. The test result must have a barcode, a stamp or a QR code from the issuing laboratory.
– This does not apply to passengers who are 6 years or younger.
3. Passengers arriving from a country other than India, Netherlands, South Africa or the United Kingdom must have a printed negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 96 hours before arrival. The test result must have a barcode, a stamp or a QR code from the issuing laboratory.
– This does not apply to passengers who are 6 years or younger.
4. Passengers arriving from India, Netherlands, South Africa or the United Kingdom are subject to self-isolation for 14 days.

 

Detailed Tourist Information

Flights to Sudan have resumed.

Passengers of Sudanese origin are subject to testing for coronavirus (COVID-19) on arrival. All other passengers must possess a certificate confirming a negative result for a test, taken less than 72 hours before arrival and must self-isolate for 14 days on arrival.

All arrivals must provide details of their original place of travel, transit and final destination, their address and their contact details in case the authorities need to contact them in the event of another passenger testing positive.

The Sudanese Civil Aviation authorities require that you undergo a temperature check before entering the airport. Some airlines require evidence of a negative PCR test and have strict rules on face coverings and gloves. You should check the conditions set out by your airline and the authorities in your country of destination.
 

Lockdown Details

Many cafes, restaurants and markets continue to operate.

Mosques and other places of worship may be open to the public with social distancing and other preventive measures in place.
 

Sources

https://sd.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/
Data Source: covidcontrols.co