Kuwait has restricted the entry of all travelers except Kuwaiti nationals, their immediate families, and domestic workers who are accompanied by a Kuwaiti national. All of the above must have OK TO TRAVEL authorization obtained from the state of Kuwait embassy.
All travelers must install the "Shlonik" and "Kuwait-Mosafer" app on their personal device before departure. Kuwait DGCA will be informed of any traveler who cannot install the app, and they will have to present their boarding pass upon arrival.
Travelers must register online prior to departure.
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kuwait.
Visitors from South Africa will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Kuwait.
Travellers returning from Kuwait must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.
Visitors returning from Kuwait are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.
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