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Advisory for Indian nationals travelling to Egypt (09-08-2020)

Posted on: August 09, 2020 | Back | Print

All foreign travellers arriving in Egypt from 15th AUGUST will be required to submit a negative PCR TEST CERTIFICATE taken within the preceding 72 hours of arrival.

2. Tourists arriving directly to the airports in the Red Sea, South Sinai and Marsa Matrouh governorates (i.e Hurghada, Marsa Allam, Sharm El-Sheikh and Marsa Matrouh airports) will be exempted from submitting PCR test report, and will be allowed to travel freely within the governorates. However, onward travel of such tourists to other governorates of Egypt; and travel of foreign nationals (excluding overseas transit arrivals) from other governorates to Red Sea, South Sinai and Marsa Matrouh governorates will require a negative PCR TEST CERTIFICATE taken within 72 hours prior to travel.

3. Further, all arrivals to Egypt will be subject to local health measures. These may include temperature checks, completing a monitoring card with personal details and providing confirmation of valid health insurance policy, on arrival.

9th August 2020