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Detailed Restriction/Reopening Information For Niger
Data Last Updated: August 22, 2020

General Information

Very Limited Access

Niger has reopened its air borders from Aug. 1

All travelers arriving in Niger must present a negative COVID-19 test taken up to 72 hours before arrival.Travelers who arrive in the country without this document must undergo an on-site test at their own expense.

Mask Requirement

Mask is required to be worn in all public indoor, public transport and certain outdoor areas where social distancing is not possible.

Internal Restrictions/Closures

Despite the extension of the emergency, several restrictions have been eased recently, including the May 23 lifting of the curfew in Niamey and the resumption of academic activities, including the reopening of schools, June 1. Places of worship have also been allowed to reopen nationwide.

Airlines & Transport

Authorities in Niger have reopened the country's air borders from Aug. 1. Land and air borders had been closed since March 2020 as part of the country's response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Land borders will remain closed.

Domestic travel remains largely unrestricted with travel permitted into and out of Niamey. The transport of cargo is permitted,

Status of Opening to Tourists

Information based on tourists place of residence being in that country for the last 14 days

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Information for Non-Tourists

All travelers arriving in Niger must present a negative COVID-19 test taken up to 72 hours before arrival.

Travelers who arrive in the country without this document must undergo an on-site test at their own expense.

Other health screening measures will also be present at international airports. Departing travelers face similar directives.

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