Update: 06/10/2022

Conditions To enter Tanzania/Zanzibar:

  1. Be in possession of an E-visa which is mandatory for Tanzania and Zanzibar
  2. Be in possession of a PLF, compulsory only for Zanzibar
  3. If you are vaccinated, you just need to present your vaccination certificate. No more PCR testing is required. If you do not have a complete vaccination schedule, you will either have to present a negative PCR test within 72 hours or undergo a PCR test on arrival (100 USD) and isolate yourself until the result is known. This vaccination rule does not apply to children under 6 years old for Tanzania Mainland and 12 years old for Zanzibar.
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Zanzibar-Tanzania Evisa - Zanzibar PLF

The instructions below were applicable before 1st March , 2022 and are no longer relevant.

All passengers traveling to Tanzania must present a certificate of negative COVID-19 PCR test result carried out within 72 hours of arrival in Tanzania.

Upon arrival, all passengers will be screened for COVID-19 in Dar es Salaam (DAR) at their own expense. The cost of testing for COVID-19 is $ 25 and must be paid in cash. Flight attendants are not affected.

Children up to the age of 5 are exempt from testing for COVID-19.


All passengers, nationals / foreigners or returning residents, from countries with new variants of COVID-19, according to the WHO daily alerts, or those who have traveled to these countries in the last 14 days, regardless of the route taken, must observe a quarantine of 14 days in a site approved by the government. Returning residents will be allowed to remain confined to their homes.

Required Forms

Passengers must complete an online traveler monitoring form prior to arriving in Dar es Salaam.


The Passenger Locator Form, is an online form, which must be completed before your travel. This online formular helps in the contact tracing. The Passenger Locator Form does not replace an Evisa and must be completed separately from the Evisa.

Zanzibar-Tanzania Evisa - Zanzibar PLF