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Tunisia

Travel to Tunisia

Effective 26 August 2020, all passengers travelling to Tunisia, except children below 12 years old, regardless of their point of origin must have a COVID-19 PCR test certificate with a negative result. The test must be taken 72 hours before departure or no more than 120 hours before arrival in Tunisia.

Only passengers who are in the following categories can be accepted on flights to Tunisia.

  • Tunisian nationals
  • Non Tunisian national with a Tunisian spouse
  • Non Tunisian national holding a valid residency visa
  • Non Tunisian national holding proof of residency (only ownership of property will be accepted)
  • Passengers who hold a diplomatic passport accredited in Tunisia

For tourists

All nationalities originating from low-risk (green) and medium risk (orange) countries are allowed to travel to Tunisia if they hold an advance booking for a minimum of 14 days. They must carry a negative COVID-19 PCR test result, hotel voucher of 14 days from any of the hotels listed below and a return ticket.

The Tunisian government has classified countries into three categories with corresponding requirements for each. Any country not listed as green or orange is considered red.

The classification of the passenger’s country of residence applies. If the passengers’ point of origin is not their country of residence, the classification of their departure point will apply only if they have stayed there for 14 days or more.


Red Countries

  • All passengers, except children below 12 years old, must take a COVID-19 PCR test and present the result certificate at check-in. 
  • Seven-day hotel voucher from any of the hotels listed below.
  • The engagement confinement form for 14 days (7 at approved hotels and 7 in self-isolation) must be presented at check in along with a confirmed 7-day hotel booking voucher.

For travellers from countries in the red zone the COVID-19 PCR test certificate and hotel confinement maybe waived if the passenger is holding an exemption letter .


Orange Countries

  • All passengers, except children below 12 years old, must take a COVID-19 PCR test and present the result certificate at check-in. 
  • The engagement confinement form for 14 days of self-isolation must be presented at check-in.
  • No hotel voucher required


Green countries

  • All passengers, except children below 12 years old, must take a COVID-19 PCR test and present the result certificate at check-in.
  • No hotel voucher required.
  • The engagement confinement form for 14 days of self-isolation must be presented at check-in.


Please follow government guidelines  for passengers travelling to Tunisia with transit in Dubai. 


Passengers travelling to Tunisia subject to hotel confinement must present a hotel booking confirmation  from the hotels specified below to be accepted on the flight. 


Tunis 

  • Sun Beach Club Playa Sol Resort
  • Hotel Lac Leman
  • Hotel Tunis Palace
  • Hotel Movenpick


Tozeur

  • El Mouradi Tozeur
 

Sousse

  • Medina Belisaire & Thalasso
  • Hotel Palmyra aqua park (ex- Soviva)
  • Golf Residence Hotel
  • Sousse City and Beach Hotel (ex Karawan)


Kasserine

  • Hotel Sufetula


Djerba - Medenine

  • BAYA BEACH
  • Hotel Dar el Manara


Monastir

  • Palmyra Holidays (ex chiraz)
  • Helya Beach And Spa Monastir Hôtel
  • Hôtel Neptunia Beach


Mahdia

  • El Mouradi Cap Mahdia


Hammamet Nabeul

  • Hotel Hammamet Village
  • Hotel Zenith
  • Hotel Yasmine Beach
 

Passengers must fill the engagement form provided at check-in and present the completed form to Emirates staff at the boarding gate to be accepted on the flight. Standard health cards will also be distributed on board and the completed form must be presented to immigration on arrival.

For more information, visit the Tunisian Ministry of Public Health.


Travel out of Tunisia

Passengers must check in 4 hours before departure as check-in closes 90 minutes before departure.