Covid Entry Check: Cape Verde Travel Restrictions

This Cape Verde dashboard provides you with information on travel restrictions, quarantine on entry, Covid-19 cases, entry requirements and green lane updates.

  • Partially Open
  • No Quarantine
Last reviewed on 30 Jun 2022, 22:42PM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
-50.16% (last 7 days)
Local Restrictions & Policies
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  • Vaccination

Can you enter?

Travel is not restricted by traveller type (e.g., PR, Citizen, Resident).

What to expect in Cape Verde?

💉 Vaccine exemptions

There are no vaccine exemptions at this time.

These exemptions only apply to:
- Authorities announced that, effective 1 July, the third dose of a COVID-19 vaccine will be required for air and maritime travel between the islands. A negative PCR or antigen test taken within 72 and 48 hours, respectively, will also be accepted. - Authorities announced that effective 14 April, COVID-19 vaccine certificates for international and domestic travel will only be valid for up to 270 days after the final dose of all approved vaccines. Vaccine certificates which provide evidence of a booster dose are valid until further notice.

📝 Forms

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.

Travellers must register online at at least 5 days before departure. Effective 6 March, a certificate proving full vaccination against COVID-19 or recent recovery from the virus was reinstated as possible documentation to use when entering the country; a negative PCR or antigen test no older than 72 or 48 hours, respectively, will continue to be accepted. Those under the age of 12 are exempt from showing documentation.

🌡️ Testing requirements

You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a Covid-19 test from an accepted establishment taken prior to your departure from the first embarkation point.
On Arrival you may be required to complete a test for Covid-19 and/or some form of medical screening,

Travellers older than 11 years old must have a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point; or a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR test taken at most 72 hours before departure from the first embarkation point

😷 Quarantine requirements

There are no quarantine requirements at this time.


We update our information every 24hrs from travel advisories and government websites. Due to the ever-changing nature of the Covid-19 situation, please remember to check the links provided and your local airlines before you travel. We use Google Translate for quick and timely translations, please excuse any errors. Thank you.