Open with restrictions


1 active COVID-19 cases out of 1,000 people
0.64% of citizens have been vaccinated decrease from 0.64% last week
Most visitors from the United States need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Egypt.

Border status

All travelers arriving to Egypt will have their temperature checked, must completed a public health card with personal details, and will need to provide confirmation of valid health insurance policy to airport authorities.

Outgoing travelTraveling from the United States to Egypt

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type
Visitors from the United States must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Egypt.
Quarantine requirements
Visitors from the United States are not required to quarantine after entering Egypt.
Health Declaration Form

Travelers are required to present a completed health declaration form along with their health insurance.

Return travelReturning to the United States from Egypt

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

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 Egypt will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering the United States.

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