As Entebbe Airport Reopens all passengers departing the airport must present an authentic and valid COVID-19 PCR test certificate issued within 12 hours before travel.

SOP to be followed include;

For Arrivals

  • All international arrivals will be required to meet the following guidelines on arrival at Entebbe International Airport.
  • Possession of an authentic negative Polymerase Chain Reaction PCR for COVID-19 test from an accredited laboratory in the country of Origin issued within 72 hours.
  • Airlines shall not board any passenger coming to Uganda without a negative PCR test.
  • A passenger who exhibits signs and symptoms of an infectious disease shall be transported to isolation in an ambulance.
  • Foreign nationals who test positive for COVID-19 will be repatriated for treatment in another facility outside Uganda
  • Passengers will be subject to temperature screening on entry to the arrival hall.
  • All passengers will be screened for other infectious diseases
  • Passengers shall scan fingerprints under immigration officer supervision

For Departures

  • Present authentic and valid PCR test for COVID-19
  • Wear a face mask while in the terminal hall
  • Passengers and airport user will be subject to temperature screening on entry to the airport and departure hall
  • Maintain a social distance of 1.5 meters apart from each other in the terminal hall.
  • Only passengers and airport users with official business in the terminal will be allowed to access the airport.
  • Airport user should sanitize after touching surfaces or documents