Indian Ocean Islands
From 1 October 2020, Mauritian nationals, residents and tourists travelling for long stays are allowed entry to Mauritius. If you are travelling to Mauritius, you are required to take a COVID-19 PCR test before departure, have confirmed accommodations and complete the passenger health declaration and locator forms.
Any person having resided in the United Kingdom or South Africa or with a history of travel to and from United Kingdom and South Africa within the last 15 days will not be allowed entry or transit in the Republic of Mauritius. This is effective until 31st January 2021.
COVID-19 testing requirements
A certificate of a negative COVID-19 PCR test administered between 5 and 7 days prior to the date of boarding at the last point of embarkation.
Arriving passengers will have to undergo a COVID‑19 PCR test on the day of arrival at the airport and after 7 and 14 days. If they test positive for COVID‑19, they will be transferred to a public medical institution for treatment.
A printed COVID‑19 PCR test certificate is preferred and must be presented at the health counter on arrival.
Incoming passengers to Mauritius must their Public Health Covid-19 Passenger Health Self-Declaration Form and Passenger Locator Form which must be handed over to the Ministry of Health and Wellness counters upon their arrival
Passengers must hold a travel package including accommodation, on a full board basis, at a designated hotel for a mandatory 14‑day in‑room quarantine. Passengers must hold proof of purchase and the travel package has to be booked from the .
Passengers must wear masks and gloves when disembarking from the plane.
If you're travelling to, from or transiting through Dubai, please check our Travel requirements for Dubai.