All travellers arriving from abroad will be required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within the 72 hours prior to departure to Israel. All incoming passengers must also complete an inbound passenger statement within the 24 hours prior to departure to Israel
Passengers who are not vaccinated, recovered, or who have visited Ukraine, Ethiopia, Brazil, South Africa, India, Mexico or Turkey within 14 days prior to arrival are required to enter isolation. Travellers who were vaccinated or recovered outside of Israel must also enter isolation, but can apply for an exemption if they take a serological test and test positive in an accredited Israeli laboratory.
Israel tourist visa is not required for citizens of South Africa for a stay up to 90 days.
Israel visa is required for
Sounds good! What else do I need to know while planning a trip to Israel?
First, check the current validity of your passport.
Second, make sure your passport has blank Visa pages.
Finally, confirm if transit visa is required for any connections.
Check with your airline in case you have connecting flights overseas as part of your journey to Israel. It may be the case that countries you pass through en route to your destination may require a separate transit visa. Please refer to visa requirements of the specific country.
Israel visa for citizens of South Africa is required. For more information please contact the nearest Israel embassy.
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