Covid Entry Check: Nigeria Travel Restrictions

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

  • Partially Open
  • Up to 7 Days
Last reviewed on 19 Jan 2022, 05:05AM UTC

Covid-19 Statistics
-56.59% (last 7 days)
64.87% (last 7 days)

Can you enter?

Entry is restricted to Citizens and PRs, Spouse & Children of Citizens/PRs, Other Residents (pass holders),

Other important information:
• Travellers on duty staying less than 7 days in Nigeria must have a COVID-19 vaccination certificate showing that they were fully vaccinated.

What to expect in Nigeria?

📝 Before your trip

You are required to complete a pre-arrival form.
Form Details:
Travellers must obtain a 'Permit to Travel' before departure. The 'Permit to Travel' can be obtained at and must have a QR code.

For more information:

You will need a formal Medical Certificate presenting a negative PCR test from an accepted establishment.
Your Certificate must be within 2 days of your arrival.
Testing Details:
Travellers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken at most 48 hours before departure from the first embarkation point. The test result must be in English.
- This does not apply to Travellers younger than 10 years.

Travellers arriving from South Africa or the United Kingdom must have a proof of payment for the PCR test obtained at . Travellers without a proof of payment must pay the test upon arrival.
- This does not apply to Travellers younger than 10 years."

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🛬 On Arrival

On Arrival you will be required to complete a test for Covid, with at no cost to the traveller. For more information:

😷 Quarantine details

General arrivals will be required to quarantine for up to 7days; Quarantine is to be served at your home / hotel (special arrangement may apply due to GreenLanes). For more information:

🛂 Travel restrictions

There are no routes that have greater restrictions at this time.

✅ Greenlane Agreement
There are no routes with fewer restrictions (i.e. Green Lanes) at this time.
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