Most travelers can enter Bahamas, but there are restrictions. All travelers are required to opt-in for mandatory COVID-19 health insurance when submitting their Bahamas Travel Health Visa application. The insurance covers travelers for the duration of their stay in The Bahamas.
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 120 hours before departing to The Bahamas.
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering The Bahamas.
Travelers must fill the Bahamas Travel Health Visa application and receive confirmation before travel. Travelers under 18 years of age must be added to the parent or guardian account. Applications take up to 48 hours to process. <p>Unvaccinated Bahamian citizens or residents can not use a test taken in The Bahamas prior to travel for re-entry.</p>
Travellers returning from The Bahamas must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to South Africa.
Visitors returning from The Bahamas are not required to quarantine upon entering South Africa.
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