Information for flying from the UK to South Africa
This information is provided for customers flying to South Africa from the UK. From here you can see the latest infection numbers, entry requirements, travel restrictions, and availability for flights and hotels.
Current Time in Cape Town (legislative): 31 Oct 2020 08:42 pm
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South Africa's has re-opened for travel from many countries, while domestic restrictions are gradually being lifted.
Can I travel to South Africa?
Travel to South Africa has resumed from countries that are not considered high-risk.All arrivals must present proof of accommodation.
Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to South Africa?
Anyone arriving to South Africa might be required to self-quarantine, depending on screening results.
Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to South Africa?
All arrivals will be required to present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours.
A health screening will be conducted upon arrival
Is public transportation open in South Africa?
Public transportation in South Africa is operating.
Are the restaurants and bars open in South Africa?
Restaurants and bars in South Africa are open, with social distancing and health measurements in place.
Are businesses and attractions open in South Africa?
Non-essential businesses and attractions in South Africa are open, with social distancing and health measurements in place.
Do I need to wear a face mask in South Africa?
Wearing face masks is required in public places and on public transportation.--Sources: