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Egypt Travel Restrictions

70.2 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
2.30% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 1.77% last week
Most visitors from Israel need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Egypt.

Egypt border status

All travelers arriving to Egypt will have their temperature checked, must complete a public health card with personal details, and will need to provide confirmation of valid health insurance policy to airport authorities.


Outgoing travel to EgyptTraveling from Israel to Egypt

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Egypt.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel will need to quarantine for days upon entering Egypt.
Documents
Health Declaration Form

Travelers are required to present a completed health declaration form along with their health insurance.


Return travelReturning to Israel from Egypt

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Egypt 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 Egypt 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).


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Egypt

Masks:Required in public spaces.

FAQs

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

  • Travelers from from Israel are required to isolate for 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

  • Required in public spaces.

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