International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Allowed

Entry into Senegal From El Salvador is Allowed with Additional Requirements

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

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Some airlines are only allowing foreign travelers with proof of residency in Senegal to travel. Land borders with The Gambia are open for routine travel, but all others remain open only for commercial transport.

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US Embassy for Senegal
Start Date
7/15/2020
Changed
7/25/2021

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative COVID-19 test results

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Description

Travelers must provide proof of an original negative COVID-19 PCR test certificate. The test must have been taken at an approved laboratory a maximum of 5 days before arrival in Senegal.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 2.
Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 5 days Before Arrival
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US Embassy for Senegal
Start Date
10/22/2020
Changed
7/25/2021

On Arrival

Mandatory

Mandatory passenger locator form

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Description

All travelers are required to complete a passenger locator form for public health officials. The form will be collected on arrival.

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US Embassy for Senegal
Start Date
3/22/2020
Changed
7/25/2021

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public transport

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in public transportation services.

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US Embassy for Senegal
Start Date
4/22/2020
Changed
7/25/2021

COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Senegal.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
45.65
Increased by-10.24
at 7/29/2021
Positive Test Ratemore information indicator
26.40%
Increased by-4.40%
at 7/29/2021
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
3.82%
Increased by0.17%
at 7/26/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
640,013
Increased by28,847
at 7/26/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.23
Increased by-0.25
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

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
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Required
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Face masks are required in all public spaces and on public transportation.

Public transportation

local guidelines for public transportation
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Restrictions in place
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Most public transportation is operating as usual but inter-regional services offered by Dakar Dem Dikk public bus services have been suspended.

Restaurants

local guidelines for restaurants
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Restrictions in place
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Restaurants are open with social distancing rules in place but may be closed in high-risk areas.

Bars

local guidelines for bars
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Restrictions in place
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Bars are open with social distancing rules in place but may be closed in high-risk areas.

Nightclubs

local guidelines for nightclubs
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Restrictions in place
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Nightclubs are open with social distancing rules in place but may be closed in high-risk areas.

Shops

local guidelines for shops
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Restrictions in place
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Shops and services are open with adapted safety measures in place, such as the use of hand sanitizer and social distancing. Non-essential businesses face further restrictions in high-risk areas.

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