Coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel: The situation around the world is changing dramatically. Various governments have changed their travel warnings to restrict travel during this time. To understand how this may impact cover under your policy, please go to our FAQs and select your country of residence.
For the latest travel warnings and alerts around the world, read about lockdowns and border restrictions.
On 16 March, Sudan closed all airports, ports, and land crossings and declared a public health emergency.
International flights are suspended from 20 May to 31 May.
A 24/7 lockdown in Khartoum state began on 18 April, where people can only leave home between 6am and 1pm to shop locally for essentials, and this is in place until 2 June.
Curfews are in effect throughout the rest of the country. Local measures may differ.
Sudan is considered very risky for travelers, and many governments advise their citizens not to travel there under any circumstances.
Warnings against travel to a country or region issued by the US Department of State, the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs are particularly useful. Always refer to your governments travel advice before booking a trip or making a decision to go.
Travel to any destination against government advice has implications for your travel insurance, and you should read and understand your policy documents thoroughly if you are considering travel to Sudan.
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