US To Senegal Travel Restrictions, Flights News & Travel Ban In 2021 – Advisory & Requirements

This page was last updated on 29 October, 2021.


At a Glance

Most travelers from United States are allowed to enter Senegal, but there are restrictions.
Source: US Embassy for Senegal

Senegal: Open for Travel

Travel is allowed with restrictions
Travelers are allowed to enter Senegal. Please check the documentation, quarantine and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Details and Exemptions:Some airlines are only allowing foreign travelers with proof of residency in Senegal to travel. Land borders with Gambia are open for routine travel, but all others remain open only for commercial transport.
Source: US Embassy for Senegal


No quarantine required
Asymptomatic travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival.

Source: US Embassy for Senegal

COVID-19 test not required

No proof of negative COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers
Fully vaccinated travelers are not required to have a negative COVID-19 test result.

Source: US Embassy for Senegal

Masks are required

Masks are mandatory in public transport
Travelers must wear masks on public transportation.

Source: US Embassy for Senegal

Required Documents for your Trip

Mandatory proof of vaccination
Fully vaccinated travelers must present proof that they have been fully vaccinated. Travelers may do so with a vaccine certificate issued in the origin country. The certificate must show that the traveler has received all doses of a vaccine at least 14 days before their travel date. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization are accepted.

Source: UK Embassy for Senegal
Mandatory passenger locator form
All travelers are required to complete a passenger locator form for public health officials. The form will be collected on arrival.

Source: US Embassy for Senegal
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