Travel Restrictions Entering São Tomé & Príncipe from Sierra Leone

International Travel Restrictions and Policies

Summary

The following information is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from Sierra Leone to São Tomé & Príncipe.

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Governments are changing their policies rapidly in response to the Omicron variant. We recommend checking in regularly and verifying requirements with the linked sources before making travel plans.

Border Status
PARTIALLY OPEN

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Policies
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Cases Per Million
404.85
Increased by-221.93
at 1/16/2022
Vaccinated
38.68%
Increased by38.68%
at 12/13/2021
Return Status
PARTIALLY OPEN

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions

Description

Travelers are allowed to enter Sao Tome and Principe. International commercial flights have resumed. Please check the documentation, quarantine and/or testing requirements before traveling.

Start Date
7/30/2020
Changed

Visas

Before You Leave

Mandatory

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results before exiting Sierra Leone

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Description

Departing travelers must book a test on the government online portal. The test must be a COVID-19 PCR test taken a maximum of 72 hours before departure from Sierra Leone. A negative COVID-19 PCR test result should contain a QR code.

More Details

This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 5;
  • Travelers staying for 5 days or less.
Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Departure
Relevant Documents and Resources
More Information
Start Date
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Mandatory

Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results

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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 departure.

Testing Options
  • A Pcr Test Up To 72 hours Before Departure
Start Date
Changed

On Arrival

Not Required

No quarantine required

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Description

Travelers are not required to quarantine on arrival in Sao Tome and Principe.

Start Date
Changed

While You're There

Mandatory

Masks are mandatory in public

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Description

Travelers must wear masks in all public places and on public transportation.

Start Date
Changed

COVID-19 Risk Information

Unknown
We have limited data on COVID-19 transmission in São Tomé & Príncipe and can't assess the risk of traveling to this destination.
Daily New Cases Per Millionmore information indicator
404.85
Increased by-221.93
at 1/16/2022
Percent Vaccinatedmore information indicator
38.68%
Increased by38.68%
at 12/13/2021
People Vaccinatedmore information indicator
86,396
Increased by86,396
at 12/13/2021
Reproduction Ratemore information indicator
1.88
Increased by-0.43
at 1/14/2022

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

Local Guidelines

There is no information about this policy yet
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Use of mask

Unknown
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Public transportation

Unknown
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Restaurants

Unknown
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Bars

Unknown
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Nightclubs

Unknown
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Shops

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