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Senegal travel restrictions from Benin

Senegal travel restrictions πŸ‡ΈπŸ‡³

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for travel from Benin

Senegal quarantine details

Senegal is open for travel. No quarantine is required on arrival to Senegal and when returining back to Benin no quarantine is required.Most visitors from Senegal can travel to Benin without restrictions.Get travel restrictions, quarantine and entry requirements for Senegal from Benin.
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Senegal travel restrictions from Benin

International travel to Senegal is permitted. It is necessary to comply with requirements to ensure entry is allowed.

Open with conditions

International travel to Senegal is permitted. However, some airlines are only allowing travel for foreign nationals with proof of residency in Senegal. We advise travelers to check their airline's travel requirements.

Vaccinations and vaccinated travel

Travelers who present a valid international certificate for full vaccination against COVID-19, with the use of a World Health Organization-approved vaccine, are exempt from testing requirements. The final dose must have been administered at least 14 days before departure.

Test/medical certificate required

Proof of a negative PCR test, taken within 5 days before travel, must be presented on arrival.

Additional documents required

A completed β€˜public health passenger locator’ form must be submitted on arrival. - Public health locator form
For more details Foreign Travel Advice, United Kingdom

Government measures

In addition to safety guidelines, preventative health measures such as frequent hand washing and social distancing are encouraged to combat further outbreaks. We recommend keeping up-to-date with official guidelines throughout your trip.

Use of masks

Face masks are required in all public spaces, on public transportation, and on private vehicles when there are more than two passengers.

Public transport

Public transportation is operating with limits to capacity in place.


Restaurants are open as usual.


Bars are open as usual.


Nightclubs are open as usual.


Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing.

On return

Testing on arrival

Travelers will undergo both TDR rapid test and PCR testing on arrival and self-quarantine is required until the test results are received. Passengers will be required to leave their passports with the Immigration Police for up to 72 hours until the test results are received.
Those staying in Benin for longer than 15 days must undergo a third test, quarantine is not required unless a positive result is confirmed.
The tests must be booked and paid for before departure and airlines may require proof tests booked for boarding. The test costs 25,000 CFA ($45 USD) to 50,000 CFA ($90 USD) and can be booked at

Additional test requirements

Departing travelers who have stayed in Benin for more than 3 days must present proof of a negative COVID-19 test result, taken within 72 hours, to be permitted re-entry into the Cotonou Cadjehoun Airport.
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