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Burundi Travel Restrictions

43.6 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
Most visitors from Israel need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Burundi.

Outgoing travel to BurundiTraveling from Israel to Burundi

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Burundi.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 12 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 PCR-RT test result. Travelers are subject to a COVID-19 PCR test upon arrival at their own expense. The cost of a COVID-19 test is USD 50.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for 3 days upon entering Burundi.
Details and exceptions

All travelers are subject to a 3-day quarantine in a quarantine hotel at their own expense while awaiting the results of the COVID-19 test taken on arrival in Burundi.

If a single positive case is found amongst the travelers on the same aircraft; all travelers will be subject to a 14-day quarantine in a quarantine hotel at their own expense.


Return travelReturning to Israel from Burundi

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Burundi must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Israel.
Exceptions

All passengers, including protected individual (vaccinated and individual who recovered from COVID-19) must present a PCR test. It must be written in English and the passport number of the tested person must be indicated.

All inbound international passengers must pay for COVID-19 (PCR) tests required for entry to Israel.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Burundi will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Israel.
Details and exceptions

This may be shortened to 10 days upon the completion of two negative coronavirus tests (one upon arrival and one after 9 days of self-isolation).


FAQs

  • Most visitors from Israel can enter Burundi but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 3 days

  • Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 3 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

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

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