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Ethiopia: COVID-19 Travel Information

Information for flying from the UK to Ethiopia

This information is provided for customers flying to Ethiopia from the UK. From here you can see the latest infection numbers, entry requirements, travel restrictions, and availability for flights and hotels. Ethiopia Currently has a traffic light status of red. and PCR entry test requirements are listed as: RT-PCR required to enter

Ethiopia is currently the 67th most popular travel destination from the UK which is down 15 from last month.

Traffic Light Status: red

Return to UK: Red Requirements

Passenger Locator Form Required
Pre-departure Test at Destination Required
Hotel Quarantine 10 Days
Self-isolation N/A
Test to Release Not Required
PCR Testing On or before Day 2 after return to UK
Further PCR Testing Day 8
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Current Time in Addis Ababa: 21 Jun 2021 10:33 am
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Currently in Addis Ababa it is 20°C with light rain
1 Pound Sterling (GBP) = 60.28 Ethiopian Birr (ETB)
DownDown 15 from last month
Current Travel Popularity: 67/230

Entry Requirements

Tests RT-PCR required to enter (Book Online)
Quarantine 7 days self-quarantine

Additional Restrictions

Mask Required
Public Transportation Reduced
Restaurants Open
Disclaimer: The information on this page is provided by a third-party and therefore we can not take any responsibility for the accuracy of the information. It is imperative that you confirm entry restrictions, either from the UK Government website, or your travel operator.
UK to Ethiopia

COVID-19 Statistics

Total Cases 275,194
New Cases 158
Population 117,705,404
Last Updated 21 Jun 2021 07:30am

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Ethiopian air borders are open, while most land borders are closed. Domestically, many restrictions are in place.

Can I travel to Ethiopia?

It is possible to travel to Ethiopia by air and land borders are also open.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Ethiopia?

All arrivals to Ethiopia are required to self-quarantine for 7 days.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Ethiopia?

A negative RT-PCR test, no older than 120 hours, is required to enter Ethiopia.

Is public transportation open in Ethiopia?

Public transportation in Ethiopia is operating with limited capacity.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Ethiopia?

Bars and restaurants and cafes operate under limitations.

Are businesses and attractions open in Ethiopia?

Non-essential businesses in Ethiopia are open in areas that are considered low risk.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Ethiopia?

Wearing face masks is required in public places. Failing to do so might result in arrest.


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