Republic of the Congo (Congo)

Republic of the Congo (Congo) map

Region: Middle Africa


Passport Validity
6 months
Yellow Fever
The World Health Organization reports (15 November 2018) a risk of yellow fever in Republic of the Congo (Congo). The government of Republic of the Congo (Congo) requires proof of a yellow fever vaccination certificate for all travellers.
- Transit without visa with a confirmed onward ticket for a flight to a third country on the same calendar day. Must stay in the international transit area of the airport and have documents required for the next destination.
Dual Nationality
U.S. policy on dual nationality can be found here.

Additional Notes

  1. Visa allows multiple entries.
  2. Source cautions: "All visa applicants are strongly advised to submit their application and passport for visas at least two weeks prior to the intended date of departure."

COVID-19 Travel Alert: Summary

Updated: 2020-03-21
Borders Closed
(Source: U.S. Embassy in the Republic of the Congo )
  • The U.S. Embassy in the Republic of the Congo reports: "As of March 21, 2020 The Republic of Congo closed its borders and all international passenger flights are suspended. "

Applicable Passports: