International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Restricted

Entry into Cameroon From El Salvador is Restricted

Description

Most travelers are not allowed to enter Cameroon. Commercial flights to and from Cameroon are limited.

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This restriction does not apply to:

  • Cameroon citizens, residents, and those with valid visas.
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US Embassy for Cameroon
Start Date
9/21/2020
Changed
7/27/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results before arrival

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Description

Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before arrival.

Travelers arriving without a valid COVID-19 test result must take a COVID-19 test on arrival.

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The test result should be in PDF format, clearly stating the date of the test and the type of test (e.g., PCR).

Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Arrival
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US Embassy for Cameroon
Start Date
9/21/2020
Changed
7/27/2021

On Arrival

Possible

COVID-19 test may be required on arrival

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Description

Travelers arriving without valid proof of negative COVID-19 test results must take a COVID-19 rapid test on arrival in Cameroon. Travelers will receive their results while at the airport.

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UK Embassy for Cameroon
Start Date
10/29/2020
Changed
7/27/2021
Possible

Quarantine may be required

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Description

Travelers arriving with symptoms or that test positive for COVID-19 are required to quarantine on arrival at home or a government-monitored hotel for 14 days.

Enforcement Conditions
  • Symptoms
  • Test Positive
Minimum Number of Days
14 days
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US Embassy for Cameroon
Start Date
9/21/2020
Changed
7/27/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in all public places and airports in Cameroon.

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US Embassy for Cameroon
Start Date
9/21/2020
Changed
7/27/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Unknown
We have limited data on COVID-19 transmission in Cameroon and can't assess the risk of traveling to this destination.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
1.04
Increased by-4.41
at 7/29/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
1.05%
Increased by0.05%
at 7/26/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
279,987
Increased by14,764
at 7/26/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
0.49
Decreased by0.01
at 7/27/2021

Data is sourced from Our World In Data, and risk levels are assessed and scored based on the CDC guidelines.

Local Guidelines

General

Although restrictions are gradually lifting, public gatherings remain limited to 50 people. 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.
Last Checked
7/28/2021

Use of mask

local guidelines for use of mask
Status
Required
Severity
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Face masks are required in all public spaces and on public transport.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Public transportation is operational with capacity limited to seating availability.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Restaurants are open with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Bars are open with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Nightclubs are open with reduced capacity to allow for social distancing.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
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Shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing. Closing times may vary due to local guidelines.

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