Travelers from South Africa, Botswana, Eritrea, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe are not allowed to enter Romania. Entry restrictions do not apply to Romanian citizens and residents, EU and Schengen citizens, Family members of an EU and Schengen citizen and Essential travel.
Visitors from South Africa are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Romania.
Visitors from South Africa will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Romania.
Travelers are required to complete an online Passenger Locator form before departure to Romania. The printed form is available for download.
Travelers are required to have European Union Digital COVID Certificate or Romanian-issued “Digital Green Certificate/Green Pass” to access many public locations and to participate in certain activities such as indoor or outdoor seated dining at restaurants, access to shopping malls, museums, exhibitions, cultural sites, non-essential stores, swimming pools, gyms, and other venues. <p>The Green Pass is not required for locations that provide essential services, such as food stores, pharmacies with direct access, or religious services.</p>
Travellers returning from Romania must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.
Visitors returning from Romania are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.
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