For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Zambia 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.
Traveling to Zambia is allowed. Temperature and symptom screening will be conducted at all airports upon entry.
Unvaccinated visitors from India must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken within 72 hours before departing to Zambia.
Fully vaccinated visitors with approved vaccination certificates do not need to present a negative COVID-19 test.
Visitors from India are not required to quarantine after entering Zambia.
Unvaccinated travelers returning from Zambia 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.
Visitors returning from Zambia are not required to quarantine upon entering India.
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