Open with restrictions

Mozambique Travel Restrictions

5,80% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 5,11% last week
Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result to enter Mozambique.

Mozambique entry details and exceptions

Temperature screening is required for all travelers on arrival at the airports in Mozambique.


Outgoing travel to MozambiqueTravelling from South Africa to Mozambique

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Mozambique.

Details and exceptions

Travelers under the age of 11 and travelers leaving Mozambique for short trips abroad or in need of multiple entries can use their PCR test results for up to 14 days. Please check with your airline before travel.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Mozambique.


Return travelReturning to South Africa from Mozambique

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Mozambique must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.

Details and exceptions

traveler with no proof of a negative COVID-19 test result will be required to do an antigen test on arrival at his or her own cost and if positive for COVID-19, he or she will be required to isolate at their own cost, for a period of 10 days.

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Mozambique are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.

Details and exceptions

Travelers who display any COVID-19–related symptoms must be tested on arrival. In the event that the result of the COVID-19 test is positive, they will be required to quarantine for 10 days. The cost of testing and quarantine will be on the travelers' expense.

Documents
Health Declaration Form

Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Mozambique

Masks:Required in public spaces and public transportation.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

  • Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Mozambique.

  • Vaccinated visitors from South Africa can enter Mozambique with a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa can enter Mozambique with a negative COVID-19 test result.

  • Travelers coming from South Africa will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure.

  • Travellers from South Africa are not required to quarantine.

  • Mask usage in Mozambique is required in public spaces and public transportation.

  • Restaurants in Mozambique are open with restrictions. Bars in Mozambique are open with restrictions.