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Liberia Travel Restrictions

21.6 active COVID-19 cases out of 100,000 people
1.32% of citizens have been vaccinated increase from 1.26% last week
Unvaccinated visitors from Canada need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and quarantine to enter Liberia.
For restrictions that apply to vaccinated visitors, please check the official guidelines from Liberia 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.

Liberia entry details and exceptions

All travelers must download the Lib Travel mobile app for iOS-Android prior to arrival.

Exempt travelers includes arriving diplomats and their families, honorary consuls, duly accredited international organizations, and Liberian diplomats. Exempt passengers should follow the protocol set by their respective organizations. Exempt travelers are required to complete the Health Screening Arrival Form via the Lib Travel app.

All cabin crew, captains, flight engineers, and first officers with layovers less than 48 hours will be exempted from testing if they complete pre-boarding testing per their airline’s policy and comply with symptom screening procedures while in Liberia. On arrival at the airport they will complete screening and proceed to their designated flight crew hotel.


Outgoing travel to LiberiaTraveling from Canada to Liberia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 96 hours before departing to Liberia.

Exceptions

Travelers must pay USD 75 for the COVID-19 testing at http://datapointdev.liberiacovid19.info/Account/Login#/PaymentProcessing prior to arrival.

Travelers must show proof of payment and completion of the symptom tracker form. Travelers who did not pay before arrival must pay at the United Bank for Africa (UBA) banking window and provide a proof of payment before testing. Children under the age of 5 years are exempt from testing and a lab result certificate.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors from Canada will need to quarantine for 7 days upon entering Liberia.


Return travelReturning to Canada from Liberia

COVID-19 testing requirements
Test type

Travelers returning from Liberia must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure to Canada.

Exceptions

Children under the age of 5 are exempt from presenting a COVID-19 test, other exemptions includes, a crew member or a person who seeks to enter Canada only to become such a crew member, emergency service providers, technical stops – flights refueling.

Travelers are required to take a COVID-19 test on arrival in Canada at their own expense. Travelers are also required to take another COVID-19 molecular test on day 8 of their 14-day quarantine. They will receive a COVID-19 test kit and instructions before leaving the airport/border. Those who refuse will receive a $750 fine.

Quarantine requirements

Visitors returning from Liberia will need to quarantine for 14 days upon entering Canada.

Details and exceptions

Travelers are subject to a 14-day mandatory quarantine, this includes a mandatory 3 night pre-paid booking at a government-authorized hotel, at their own expense (approximately 2,000 CAD) and take a COVID-19 molecular test on arrival at their own cost.

Towards the end the quarantine period, travelers will be required to take another COVID-19 test. they will be required to stay in their place of quarantine until they receive a negative test result.

Certain persons are exempt from the mandatory quarantine requirement when entering Canada for the purposes of performing an essential job or function as identified in the Order under the Quarantine Act. Exemption will be validated for each entry into Canada.


Other COVID-19 restrictions for Liberia

Masks:Required in public spaces and public transportation.

FAQs

  • Most visitors from Canada can enter Liberia but you need to provide a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure and to isolate for 7 days

  • Travelers from from Canada are required to isolate for 7 days. Please read the details under the "Quarantine Requirements" section.

  • Travelers coming from Canada will need a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departure

  • Required in public spaces and public transportation.

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