Open with restrictions

Zimbabwe Travel Restrictions

21.20% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 20.89% last week
Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Zimbabwe.

Zimbabwe entry details and exceptions

people coming from countries with Alpha and Delta variants must take a COVID-19 test on arrival They must take tests on day 3, day 5, and day 10 of quarantine as well.


Outgoing travel to ZimbabweTravelling from New Zealand to Zimbabwe

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Zimbabwe.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from New Zealand will need to quarantine for 10 days upon entering Zimbabwe.

Documents

Return travelReturning to New Zealand from Zimbabwe

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travellers returning from Zimbabwe 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 Zimbabwe 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 Zimbabwe

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions

FAQs

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

  • Vaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Zimbabwe.

  • Unvaccinated visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Zimbabwe.

  • Travelers coming from New Zealand will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departure.

  • Travellers from New Zealand are required to isolate for 10 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Mask usage in Zimbabwe is required in public spaces.

  • Restaurants in Zimbabwe are open with restrictions. Bars in Zimbabwe are open with restrictions.