Out with the old, in with the new, the corona virus has completely changed a lot of fsctors in the travel industry as well as in our daily lives. It is now a norm to wash and sanitize your hands frequently as well as wearing a mask all the time.
The Kenyan Civil Aviation Authority (KATA) announced on 24 September that the following conditions will now apply to travellers entering from the UK:
- All passengers, irrespective of nationality and residency status, coming to Kenya from the UK via any route of travel must be in possession of a valid COVID-19 negative PCR test certificate conducted within 96 hours before travel. Children under the age of five are exempt from this requirement, as are crew on layover
- All passengers/crew irrespective of nationality and residency status coming to Kenya from the UK via any route of travel shall be required to submit daily health information on the Jitenge Platform / App for 14 consecutive days.
All negative COVID-19 test results must prove that they have been taken no more than 96 hours before travel to Kenya and be verified digitally through the Trusted Travel Initiative.