We trust you are well and keeping safe. We would like to update you regarding the covid-19 containment measures that have been put in place by the Government of Kenya and Kenya Civil Aviation Authority effective 7th June, 2021.
TRAVELERS FROM INDIA
All passenger flights between Kenya and India are suspended.
Only Kenyans and Indian Nationals who are residents in Kenya are allowed to travel from India to Kenya provided that they possess a covid-19 PCR negative test result conducted within 96 hours before travel and submit to an antigen test on arrival.
TRAVELLERS FROM UNITED KINGDOM
All passengers/ crew coming to Kenya from UK, irrespective of their route of travel to Kenya must have a valid COVID-19 negative PCR test certificate conducted within 96 hours before travel except children below 5 years of age.
All arriving UK Citizens (both resident in Kenya and non-resident), irrespective of their route of travel to Kenya shall be subject to 14 days mandatory quarantine on arrival at government approved facility at their own cost.
All Non-UK citizens travelling to Kenya from the UK, irrespective of their route of travel to Kenya must have a valid COVID-19 negative PCR test certificate and shall be required to self-isolate for 7 days upon arrival.
All returning Kenyan citizens must have a valid COVID-19 negative PCR test certificate and self-isolate for 7 days upon arrival.
All UK Government officials and diplomats shall be exempted from quarantine provided they have a valid certificate of COVID-19 negative PCR test conducted within 96 hours before travel to enter Kenya.
GENERAL TRAVEL REQUIREMENT
All passengers/ crew coming to Kenya must be in possession of a valid COVID-19 negative PCR test certificate conducted within 96 hours before travel.
All travelers (children) below the age of 5 years will be exempted from COVID-19 negative PCR test to enter Kenya.
All travelers will be expected to fill the travelers’ locator form and submit before travel to http://bit.ly/covid19moh and thereafter submit daily health information to jitenge platform for 14 consecutive days.
Travellers from Brunei, Thailand, Kuwait and Pakistan must undergo mandatory quarantine for 14 days upon arrival into Kenya at their own cost.
COUNTRIES EXEMPT FROM MANDATORY QUARANTINE
Travelers from section E of the below document are exempt from quarantine. CLICK HERE TO VIEW LIST OF EXEMPT STATES & TERRITORIES.