January 25, 2022

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Gabon Travel Advisory

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Reconsider travel to Gabon due to COVID-19.

Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.    

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Gabon due to COVID-19.   

Gabon has lifted daytime stay-at-home orders, but an evening curfew remains in place. Commercial air travel has resumed with a limited number of international flights.  Land and sea borders remain closed to travelers though freight shipments are permitted.  Some business operations have resumed. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Gabon. 

Exercise Increased Caution in:

  • Libreville and Port Gentil due to crime.

Read the country information page.

If you decide to travel to Gabon:

Libreville and Port Gentil

Crimes such as robbery, vehicle break-ins, and residential burglaries are common.

Last Update: Reissued with updates to COVID-19 information.

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