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Ethiopia Travel Restrictions

19.7 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
1.65% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 1.65% last week
Most visitors from Israel need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Ethiopia.

Outgoing travel to EthiopiaTraveling from Israel to Ethiopia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from Israel must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 120 hours before departing to Ethiopia.
Exceptions

This testing requirement does not apply to: -Travelers under the age of 12; -Travelers in transit; -Travelers arriving by land, but they are required to self-isolate for 14 days.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Israel are not required to quarantine after entering Ethiopia.
Details and exceptions

Travelers arriving in Ethiopia are required to quarantine at home for 7 days. Travelers arriving in Ethiopia without a negative COVID-19 PCR test result are required to stay in quarantine for 14 days at home.


Return travelReturning to Israel from Ethiopia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Ethiopia 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 Ethiopia 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 Ethiopia

Masks:Required in public spaces and public transportation.

FAQs

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

  • Travelers from from Israel are not required to quarantine.

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

  • Required in public spaces and public transportation.

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