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South Sudan Travel Restrictions

1,63% of citizens have been vaccinated No change since last week
Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter South Sudan.

South Sudan entry details and exceptions

Travelers are allowed to enter South Sudan.


Outgoing travel to South SudanTravelling from South Africa to South Sudan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 96 hours before departing to South Sudan.

Details and exceptions
Travelers aged 6 years and younger and travelers with a COVID-free certificate from their doctor are exempt from this requirement.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from South Africa will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering South Sudan.

Details and exceptions
Travelers are required to quarantine at home for 14 days on arrival.

Return travelReturning to South Africa from South Sudan

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from South Sudan 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 South Sudan are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.

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 South Sudan

Masks:Required on public transportation.

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