Open with restrictions

Namibia Travel Restrictions

18.52% of citizens have been vaccinated No change since last week
Unvaccinated visitors from India can enter Namibia with a negative COVID-19 test result.
Fully vaccinated visitors from India can enter Namibia without restrictions.

For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Namibia for the types of accepted and permitted COVID-19 vaccinations, requirements on proof of vaccination certificates, vaccination validity period, and persons and/or groups that may be exempt from vaccination restrictions.


Namibia entry details and exceptions

Travelers must register in the Trusted Travel website prior to their flight.


Outgoing travel to NamibiaTravelling from India to Namibia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated visitors from India must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 72 hours before departing to Namibia.

Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
Arriving travelers with results from a non-Trusted Travel compliant laboratory are required to upload a copy of their results on the Global Haven System for authentication.
Namibian citizens, holders of Namibian permanent residence permits, those with domicile status in Namibia, holders of Namibian employment permits, and travelers under 5 years old are exempted from testing requirements.
Effective March 17, 2022 - fully vaccinated travelers are no longer required to present a negative test result but are instead required to present a valid vaccination card or certificate upon entry.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors from India are not required to quarantine after entering Namibia.

Details and exceptions
Travelers arriving without a valid negative COVID-19 test result are required to take a COVID-19 test on the same day at their own cost and will be subject to self isolation until the results are available. If test is negative, no further quarantine required. If test is positive, traveler will be isolated at their own cost.

Return travelReturning to India from Namibia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Unvaccinated travelers returning from Namibia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 72 hours before departure to India.

Fully vaccinated travellers with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.

Details and exceptions
Travelers should upload their negative RT-PCR test report in the Air Suvidha Portal prior to boarding their flight.
Travelers will undergo a medical screening upon arrival and may be subject to a covid-19 molecular test at their own expense.
Children under 5 years of age are exempted from both pre and post-arrival testing.
Fully vaccinated travelers with WHO-recognized or Nationally-recognized vaccines are also exempted from testing requirements. Proof of vaccination should be uploaded in the Air Suvidha Portal.
Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Namibia are not required to quarantine upon entering India.

Details and exceptions
Quarantine is no longer required. However, travelers are advised to self-monitor their health for 14 days from arrival and if they develop signs and symptoms suggestive of COVID19, they should immediately self-isolate and report to their nearest health facility or call National helpline number (1075)/ State Helpline Number.

Other COVID-19 restrictions for Namibia

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

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