Sudan (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 21 July, 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 14.07.2021
1. Until 13 August 2021, passengers arriving from or who have transited through India in the past 14 days are not allowed to enter.
– This does not apply to nationals of Sudan.
2. Until 13 August 2021, passengers arriving from Egypt or Ethiopia must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival; and
– are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival.
3. Passengers arriving from a country other than Egypt or Ethiopia must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 96 hours before arrival. The test result must have either:
– a barcode; or
– a stamp; or
– a signature; or
– a QR code.
– This does not apply to passengers who are 6 years or younger.
4. Nationals of Sudan arriving from India:
– must have a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before arrival;
– are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival;
– are subject to quarantine for 14 days.

 

Detailed Tourist Information

Khartoum International Airport has now resumed international flights. Flights to and from some regional countries now operate but some commercial options remain limited. Check with your airline or travel company for the latest information and conditions of carriage.

Passengers must possess a certificate confirming a negative COVID-19 test result, 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.

Entry will be prevented for all travellers arriving directly from India or through any other country after having visited India in the past 14 days.

Travellers from Egypt and Ethiopia will be re-tested on arrival.
 

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