Open with restrictions

Burkina Faso

0 active COVID-19 cases out of 1,000 people
0.00% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 0.00% last week
Most visitors from the United States need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Burkina Faso.

Outgoing travelTraveling from the United States to Burkina Faso

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from the United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken hours before departing to Burkina Faso.
Exceptions

Test other than PCR test are currently not accepted. If a passenger does not arrive with a negative COVID-19 test, a rapid COVID-19 test will be performed at the airport, at a cost of 90,000 CFA (approximately 155 US Dollars) and the passenger will be detained until results are available.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from the United States are not required to quarantine after entering Burkina Faso.

Return travelReturning to the United States from Burkina Faso

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Travelers returning from Burkina Faso must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departure to the United States.
Exceptions

Children under the age of 2 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test.

Travelers with proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days prior to boarding. Proof of a recent positive viral test and a letter from your healthcare provider or a public health official stating that you were cleared to travel.

More info at the CDC site

Quarantine requirements
Visitors returning from Burkina Faso will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering the United States.
Exceptions

Travelers who did not get tested, are advised to stay home and self-quarantine for 10 days after travel.​


Local summary

Masks:Required in public spaces.
Restaurants:Open with restrictions
Bars:Open with restrictions