For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Réunion for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken less than 72 for RT-PCR (NAAT) and less than 48 for Antigen (quick-test) hours before departing to Réunion.
Unvaccinated visitors from South Africa will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering Réunion.
Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to quarantine.
Travellers returning from Réunion must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.
Visitors returning from Réunion are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.
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