Updated regulations for entry to the Seychelles

You can download the latest from the Seychelles Health Authorities here: https://files.seyferry.com/2020-10-14_Seychelles-Visitor-Travel-Advisory.pdf
Issued 14 Oct 2020, subject to change.

The list of allowed countries can be found here: https://files.seyferry.com/2020-09-24_List-of-Permitted-Countries-Category-1-and-Category-2-1.pdf
Also subject to change.

Udated list of countries allowed for entry

List of countries from which visitors are permitted to enter Seychelles – effective from Monday 17 August 2020:

New Zealand
South Korea
Sri Lanka

Please note that France is NOT in this allowed list!

June 2020: Schedule change

New Cat Cocos timetable, valid from 03 June, 2020: https://files.seyferry.com/Mahe-Praslin-LD_schedule_lfd_en-Seyferry.pdf


Countries allowed for entry into Seychelles

Review of Countries for entry into Seychelles
At its last review on the 28th May 2020, the Public Health Emergency Operations Centre (PHEOC) identified a number
of countries as low risk. In conducting its review PHEOC considered the following criteria:

• Magnitude of transmission
• Trend in outbreak
• Low incidence of cases
• Responsiveness of the public health system
• Advisories from Public Health Authorities
• Reliability of data

PHEOC recommended to the Public Health Commissioner that the following countries could be designated low risk.
Risk assessment is dynamic and the list of countries will be kept under constant review and may be amended.

1. Australia
2. Austria
3. Botswana
4. China
5. Croatia
6. Greece
7. Hungary
8. Israel
9. Japan
10. Luxembourg
11. Mauritius
12. Monaco
13. Namibia
14. New Zealand
15. Norway
16. Slovakia
17. Slovenia
18. Switzerland
19. Thailand

The PHEOC has also examined the progress of the epidemic in other countries and identified the following countries
where the epidemic appears to be under good control and therefore recommended to the Public Health Commissioner
that entry from these countries could be considered with effect from mid July 2020.

The PHEOC will continue to monitor the situation in these and other countries to further advise the Public Health

1. Albania
2. Bosnia and Herzegovina
3. Bulgaria
4. Cyprus
5. Denmark
6. Estonia
7. Finland
8. France
9. Germany
10. Ireland
11. Italy
12. Latvia
13. Lithuania
14. Malta
15. Netherlands
16. Serbia
17. South Korea

Seychelles are Corona-free

As of May 22, the Seychelles are declared Covid-19 free.
The country, which reported a number of 11 cases in total, has announced the last infected patient tested negative for a continuous number of days.

Seychelles in June

We wish to update you on the latest conditions set by the Department of Health Seychelles on the criteria for allowing entry of persons into Seychelles.

• For the month of June, private flights carrying passengers who have been given approval will be permitted.
• Chartered flights carrying passengers from approved countries may be permitted.
• All passengers must have proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test that is 48 hours or less prior to boarding the flight to Seychelles.
• Aircraft/Airline are not to board any passengers or crew who are symptomatic of COVID-19.
• Any passengers who arrives in Seychelles without this proof will be turned back on the same aircraft.
• Exit screening must have been completed by all incoming passengers and crew.
• Entry screening will be done upon arrival starting with completion of the health check form, symptomatic check, temperature scanning. The passenger may be required to undergo a rapid antigen test.
• All passengers must provide proof of accommodation in an approved establishment for the entire period of stay and must show booking vouchers at Immigration on entry.
• During the month of June, they are not to change accommodation during their stay and must not interact with the community apart from those at their place of residence.
• In order to minimize interaction between groups of clients arriving on different dates client groups should be segregated within the Establishment. The Establishments will be visited prior to re-opening to verify that this can be effected.
• For 14 days after arrival the client will be monitored daily by the designated Health and Safety officers or focal person.
• All clients must ensure strict hygiene measures and physical distancing are enforced.
• All staff must be monitored daily by the designated Health and Safety Officer or focal person and record kept.
• Any illness must be reported immediately to the nearest Health Facility who will provide appropriate guidance.
• All cost of screening and test will be borne by the passenger.

Marzo 2020: Modifica della programmazione a causa del COVID-19

Ci sono significativamente meno persone sulle isole ora. ;)
Gli orari dei traghetti sono stati assottigliati.
Fino a quando la situazione non migliora, i nuovi orari rimangono in vigore.
Si prega di consultare gli orari nella relativa sezione “Tratte traghetti” per i dettagli.

Marzo 2020: Nessuna modifica del orario

Al momento non sono previste modifiche al orario per marzo 2020. Tutti i viaggi sono in esecuzione nei tempi previsti.
Qualsiasi modifica sarà immediatamente pubblicata qui.

Schedule changes Jan 2020

Saturday 25th January, 2020

Praslin/Mahe                                        17h30 New trip

Praslin/La Digue                                   17h45 Cancelled


Sunday 26th  January, 2020

Mahe/La Digue                                     07h00 New trip

La Digue/Praslin                                   07h00 Cancelled

Praslin/Mahe                                        07h30 Cancelled

La Digue/Praslin                                   08h30 New trip

Praslin/Mahe                                        09h00 New trip

Mahe/Praslin                                        09h00 Cancelled

Praslin/La Digue                                   10h15 Cancelled

Mahe/La Digue                                     11h00 New trip – Direct


All other trips on schedule for the day will remain unchanged.

Schedule change Dec 2019

Please note that we will have amendments on these dates:

Tuesday 24th December, 2019

Mahe/Praslin 08h30 (New Trip)

Wednesday 25th December, 2019

Praslin/Mahe 16h45 (New Trip)

Tuesday 31st December, 2019

Praslin/Mahe 15h00 (New Trip)
Mahe/La Digue 16h30 (New Trip) Direct
Praslin/La Digue 17h45 Cancelled

Sunday 05th January, 2020

La Digue/Praslin 14h15 Cancelled
La Digue/Mahe 14h15 (New Trip) Direct
Mahe/La Digue 16h30 (New Trip) Direct
Praslin/La Digue 17h45 Cancelled

All other trips on schedule for the day will remain unchanged.