Travel Restrictions Entering Ghana from the United States for Vaccinated Travelers

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Summary

Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

Allowed

Transit is allowed with restriction for vaccinated travelers

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7 days Possible Quarantine

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Mandatory Health Assessment

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1x Mandatory Documents

Last Major Change

Cases Per Million

1.25
Decreased by 0.39
at 9/26/2022

Vaccinated

34.89%
Increased by 0.26%
at 9/11/2022
Return Status
Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

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The information on this page is applicable to people who are fully vaccinated and traveling from the United States to Ghana.

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Border Status

Allowed

Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers

Border Type
Air
Description

Fully vaccinated travelers aged 18 years and older can enter Ghana.

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

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Allowed

Transit is allowed with restriction for vaccinated travelers

Border Type
Air
Description

Fully vaccinated travelers can transit through Accra Kotoka International Airport. Please check the documentation before transiting.

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Visas

Before You Leave

Not Required

No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required for vaccinated travelers

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Travel Purpose
Tourism Medical Business
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Fully vaccinated travelers don’t need a negative COVID-19 test result before traveling to Ghana.

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Mandatory

Mandatory health declaration form

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All travelers must complete a health declaration form no more than 3 days before traveling to Ghana.

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Mandatory

Mandatory proof of vaccination for Ghana

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Travel Purpose
Tourism Medical Business Transit
Description

Travelers must present proof of vaccination when traveling to Ghana.

Travelers are considered fully vaccinated when they have had a full course of a vaccine approved by the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) of Ghana or that are on the World Health Organization (WHO) Emergency Use Listing. Travelers must have received the last dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14-days before departure to Ghana.

Approved 2 dose vaccinations are Sputnik V, Covishield (Oxford/AstraZeneca), Pfizer BioNTech, Moderna, Vaxzevria, COVAXIN, Sinopharm, CoronaVac (Sinovac), COVOVAX, and NUVAXOVID. The approved 1 dose vaccination is Janssen (Johnson & Johnson).

Travelers must validate their vaccination certificate onto the PanaBIOS trusted travel platform.

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This requirement does not apply to:

  • Travelers under the age of 18.

Please check the source for more details.

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On Arrival

Possible

Quarantine may be required

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Description

Travelers who test positive for COVID-19 on their test on arrival in Ghana must quarantine for 7 days at a designated health facility.

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Unvaccinated and partially vaccinated Ghanaians and residents of Ghana must quarantine at home for 7 days or get vaccinated after their arrival in Ghana.

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Mandatory

Health screening on arrival

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Temperature screening is required for all travelers on arrival.

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While There

Not Required

Masks are not required in public

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Description

Travelers don’t need to wear masks in public places.

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COVID-19 Risk Information

Very High Risk
COVID-19 transmission is very high in Ghana.
Daily New Cases Per Million more information indicator
1.25
Decreased by 0.39
at
Positive Test Rate more information indicator
26.32%
Decreased by 22.24%
at
Percent Vaccinated more information indicator
34.89%
Increased by 0.26%
at
People Vaccinated more information indicator
11,456,256
Increased by 84,689
at
Reproduction Rate more information indicator
0.22
Increased by 0.00
at

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

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