COVID-19 travel restrictions: Tunisia

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This article was published on June 9, 2022, and all the information in the article is correct as of this time. Before you book your trip, we highly recommend that you also check official sources for the most up-to-date travel requirements, as they are subject to constant change.

Can I enter Tunisia?

International travel to Tunisia is possible now. Please note that several COVID-19 requirements are still in place.

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Can I enter Tunisia if I am vaccinated?

You can enter Tunisia if you are vaccinated. You are considered fully vaccinated if you have completed a vaccination course at least 14 days before arriving in Tunisia.

As of April 2022, there are seven vaccines approved in Tunisia: 

  • AstraZeneca
  • Covilo
  • Sputnik Light
  • Sputnik V
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • CoronaVac
  • Pfizer

Travel documents if I am vaccinated

  • A certificate confirming your vaccination status

Children under the age of 18 are not required to present a certificate.

Can I enter Tunisia if I am unvaccinated?

You can enter Tunisia if you are unvaccinated. 

Travel documents if I am unvaccinated

  • A negative PCR test result no older than 48 hours, or a negative antigen test result no older than 24 hours at the time of departure

Children under the age of 18 are not required to present a test result.

Can I leave Tunisia?

You can leave Tunisia. Please take your time to find out in advance about any potential COVID-19 entry requirements at your destination country.

Travel documents if I am vaccinated

  • A certificate of complete vaccination against COVID-19 in paper or electronic format

Travel documents if I am unvaccinated

If you are unvaccinated, please present one of the following documents:

  • A certificate of recovery from COVID-19 (no more than 180 days old before the day of crossing the border of a particular country)
  • A negative COVID-19 test result (the relevant period and kind of test may vary, please check the requirements of the destination country)

COVID-19 situation in Tunisia currently

As of April 2022, the COVID-19 situation in Tunisia is safer compared to in previous months.

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FAQs

Is it safe to travel to Tunisia right now?

International travel to Tunisia is possible now. As of April 2022, the following preventative measures are in place:

  • Wearing masks is mandatory in indoor public spaces
  • Certain indoor venues require visitors to be vaccinated

Is Tunis open for travel?

Presently, Tunis is open for travelers. Please abide by the nationwide COVID-19 rules.

Do I have to go into quarantine if I go to Tunisia?

Fully vaccinated travelers are exempt from quarantine.

Unvaccinated travelers are obliged to undergo a five-day self-isolation period upon arrival.

How do I get a health pass to travel to Tunisia?

Most digital health passes issued by other countries are valid in Tunisia. However, it is recommended that you carry paper copies of all your COVID-19 documents.

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