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Guinea-Bissau Travel Restrictions

5.51% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 5.39% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Guinea-Bissau.

Outgoing travel to Guinea-BissauTravelling from New Zealand to Guinea-Bissau

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Guinea-Bissau.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Guinea-Bissau.


Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Guinea-Bissau

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Guinea-Bissau must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Exemptions apply to the following:

1. Children who are under two years of age.

2. Individuals who can present a medical certificate verifying they have been examined no earlier than 72 hours prior to departure and have been determined to be unable to undertake a test for medical reasons but do not exhibit symptoms of COVID-19

3. Individuals with past (recovered) cases of COVID-19 who have a positive 72 hour or less test result, but have a medical certificate for showing that the individual is no longer considered by a medical practitioner to be infectious with COVID-19

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Guinea-Bissau will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering New Zealand.

Details and exceptions

Travelers to New Zealand from all countries, except eligible passengers from a quarantine-free travel zone (Niue and Cook Islands), must complete a 14-day stay in a managed isolation or quarantine facility.

Quarantine-free travel for Australian passengers are temporary suspended until further notice.

Documents
Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher

Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Guinea-Bissau

Masks:Required in public spaces.

FAQs

  • Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Guinea-Bissau.

  • Fully vaccinated visitors from New Zealand can enter Guinea-Bissau without restrictions.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand will not be allowed to enter Guinea-Bissau.

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

  • Travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 14 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Guinea-Bissau is required in public spaces.

  • Restaurants in Guinea-Bissau are closed. Bars in Guinea-Bissau are closed.