International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Allowed

Entry into Nigeria From El Salvador is Allowed with Additional Requirements

Description

Travelers from selected countries who do not have a travel history in selected countries during the 14 days prior to their arrival are allowed to enter Nigeria. Some international flights to Lagos and Abuja have resumed.

Please check the documentation, quarantine, and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Start Date
9/6/2020
Changed
7/28/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results on arrival

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Description

Travelers must have a negative electronic or printed COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before their departure to Nigeria.

Travelers are required to upload their COVID-19 PCR negative results to the national payment portal.

More Details

This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 10.
Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours
Relevant Documents and Resources
Start Date
5/2/2021
Changed
7/28/2021
Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration form

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Description

Travelers are required to register on the travel portal and fill in the online Health Declaration form.

Travelers are required to upload their negative COVID-19 PCR test to the national payment portal and bring along an electronic or hard copy of the result. An Access Report containing a QR Code will be sent to the email address provided by the Passenger. Print out or download an electronic copy of this Access Report for presentation before boarding.

Relevant Documents and Resources
Start Date
9/1/2020
Changed
7/28/2021

On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory quarantine

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Description

Travelers are required to self-quarantine for 7 days on arrival. Travelers will also be required to take a COVID-19 test on day 7 after arrival. They must continue self-isolating until test results are received, usually between 24-48 hours.

Minimum Number of Days
7 days
Duration Extension Measures

Test Positive

Start Date
9/1/2020
Changed
7/28/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in public places such as on public transportation.

Start Date
6/2/2020
Changed
7/28/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Low Risk
COVID-19 transmission is low in Nigeria.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
1.74
Decreased by0.89
at 7/29/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
4.90%
Decreased by1.90%
at 7/27/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
1.23%
Increased by0.03%
at 7/12/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
2,534,205
Increased by57,568
at 7/12/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.58
Decreased by0.07
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

Social and public gatherings are limited to a maximum of 50 people. More restrictive or relaxed guidance may be in effect depending on the region you are visiting. 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
More Details
Face masks are required in public spaces and on public transportation.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
More Details
Public transport is operating with social distancing rules in place.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
More Details
Restaurants remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
Status
Closed
Severity
More Details
Bars remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
Status
Closed
Severity
More Details
Nightclubs remain closed to limit the rate of transmission.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
Status
Restrictions in place
Severity
More Details
Essential shops are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer, face masks, and social distancing.

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