Swaziland (Travel Restrictions, COVID Tests & Quarantine Requirements)

This page was last updated on 15 September, 2021.


At a Glance

Travel Restrictions

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

Local Restrictions

Lockdown in Effect: Yes
Events: Partially Allowed
Transport: Operational with restrictions
Shopping: Essential only
Restaurants and Bars: Delivery/Takeout only

Detailed Travel Advisory

Published 04.08.2021
1. Passengers without a negative COVID-19 test result issued at most 72 hours before arrival are subject to a RT-PCR test upon arrival at their own expense.
2. Passengers are subject to medical screening and quarantine for 14 days.


Detailed Tourist Information

Borders are closed to non-residents, and commercial flights are suspended. Returning citizens and residents must either quarantine in government-designated facilities or self-isolate for 14 days.

For more details : https://www.thekingdomofeswatini.com/travel-advice/#coronavirus

Lockdown Details

A curfew has been introduced from 6pm to 5am in response to civil unrest. No one should be on the street after 6pm.

From 14 June 2021, all retailers will be shut after 7pm.

Gatherings remain prohibited except for funerals, community meetings, weddings, professional low-contact sports and religious services. Gatherings are limited to 2.5 hours, with a maximum of 50 people indoors and 100 people outdoors.

Only outdoor entertainment and arts activities are allowed. The maximum number of people permitted at an outdoor entertainment event has been reduced to 200.

It is compulsory to wear a mask everywhere, even when travelling alone in a vehicle. There is a requirement for 1.5 metres of social distance with others.


Travel Advice

Data Source: covidcontrols.co