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Eritrea travel restrictions & quarantine rules

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The travel advice is Reconsider your need to travel to Eritrea. Eritrea is Unknown restrictions for travel. Get travel ban, restrictions alerts and advice before travelling to Eritrea. Eritrea is part of Africa with main city at Asmara. Its Least Developed country with a population of 5M people. The main currency is Nakfa. The languages spoken are Tigrinya, Arabic and English.
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🚨 Travel Advice for Eritrea

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On return

Quarantine required

Authorized travelers are required to quarantine for 14 days on arrival. Most short-term foreign travelers are required to quarantine at a government facility. The cost range per night is $100-150 USD and must be paid by the traveler. Nationals, residents, and long-term visa holders are required to quarantine at their residence for 14 days.
As part of the quarantine procedure, either the 'Self-Quarantine Safety Protection App' or 'Self-Diagnosis App' must be installed on a mobile device. Health officials at the airport will confirm which app each traveler should use and will provide assistance to install it correctly.

Test/medical certificate required

Proof of a negative PCR test, taken within the previous 72 hours, to be provided upon departure. This document must be printed and written in Korean or English.

Testing on arrival

All passengers will undergo PCR testing on arrival and must remain in the testing facility until the test results are received.
Exceptionally, nationals, residents, and travelers from the US and Europe on long-term visas will be tested within 3 days at a public health center. US and European travelers on short-term visas will be tested at the airport, with results confirmed within 2 days.

Travel restriction details for Eritrea

🚫 Destination Unknown
πŸ›¬ Return Quarantine required
πŸ–οΈ Unknown
🍽️ Restaurants & bars Closed
πŸ›οΈ Open shopping
🚌 Operational transport
πŸ“… events Partially Allowed

πŸ”’ Lockdown Details for Eritrea

Mask wearing is mandatory in all public spaces in Eritrea, including outdoors and in the street. Individuals not wearing a mask may face a fine of 51 Nakfa.
Most shops, businesses, restaurants and recreation facilities have re-opened following the easing of lockdown. A curfew is in place from 11pm to 4am, during which time all bars, restaurants, cafes, clubs and shops must close, and no private cars are allowed to move. Only diplomatic vehicles and taxis are allowed to move during this time.

πŸ›‘οΈ Travel safety for Eritrea

Reconsider your need to travel

Some international flights into and from Asmara have resumed but remain limited. Check with your airline. Local authorities have relaxed COVID-19 restrictions. There remains the possibility of curfews, travel restrictions or other measures being re-introduced at short notice. Regularly check the advice of local authorities. We advise: Reconsider your need to travel to Eritrea overall due to: the high risk of instability and violence impacts of COVID-19.
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