The situation of COVID19, in São Tomé and Principe is quite stable, but there are some precautions to take when deciding to travel to São Tomé and Príncipe.

Below we leave some frequently asked questions that can help in preparing your trip to São Tomé and Principe.


1) Do I have to take the COvid 19 tests to enter Sao Tome and Principe?

Yes, it is mandatory for everyone to take a PCR test, with a maximum of 72 hours before entering São Tomé and Príncipe.

2) Do I have to take the COVID19 test to leave São Tomé and Principe?

Yes, it is mandatory for everyone to take a PCR test, to leave São Tomé and Príncipe. The tests cost approximately € 21 | 500 Dobras (local currency).

This amount must be paid at the banks and presented to survey the results.

We advise you to check with your hotel, airline or travel agency, the appointment date and sample collection point in order to have the results in time to be able to travel.

We inform that our agency can take care of all the logistics of scheduling the sample collection date, paying the bank and receiving the results.


The amounts charged by our company are as follows:

Nº Persons: 1 2-4 5-8 9-12 13-18 19+
Price: 5€ 10€ 15€ 20€ 25€ 35€


3) Do I have to take COVID 19 tests to travel to the Principe island?

Yes, if your last test is within 72 hours, you can use the same test to travel to Principe Island. If not, you are required to take a quick test in São Tomé.

When purchasing a ticket to Principe, the local operator will place it on the list that is sent to the health police station, where they will do the test free of charge.

We advise you to contact the operator for more details on the day of your analysis.


4) Do I have to take the COVID19 test to travel from Principe to São Tomé?



For more information talk to us or visit government websites using official links bellow.