Travel Information

Moroccan citizens travelling to Eritrea

Citizens of Western Sahara that are travelling to Eritrea need a stamped visa in their passport prior to arriving.

What to expect in Eritrea

inexpensive cost of living
🐌 Below average wifi
mild weather
colonial architecture
unesco site

Flights and Prices

Flight prices to Eritrea from Western Sahara usually are around 13190.00 MAD. Ethiopian Airlines is a common carrier airline.

International and domestic airlines

Common international airlines are


. Popular domestic airlines are


Common Tourist Questions

🥘 Do I need to tip?

No, you are not expected to tip at restaurants and other service businesses.

💰 Should I carry cash?

No, you don't have to carry cash with you. Credit cards are generally accepted. This may not be the case in smaller cities so you should double-check when you land.

☎️ Where do I get a SIM card from?

Some popular telecom companies are



💦 Can I drink tap water?

No, you cannot drink tap water. Bottled water is recommended.

🚕What do I use to get around?

We currently don't have information on ride-sharing services. Local taxis may be the best option. Check with local authorities upon landing.

Visa Status

A Visa needs to be provided by the country prior to travelling.

Notes and Passport Validity

There are no special notes about passport validity at this time. In general, it is good to ensure that your passport is valid 3 months after your trip ends.

Safety and Security

Do not travel.

We now advise all not to travel overseas at this time, due to the health risks from the COVID-19 pandemic and the significant disruptions to global travel. This includes to Eritrea. If you’re already overseas and wish to return to Australia, we recommend you do so as soon as possible by commercial means. The Eritrean Government has introduced new screening measures at Asmara International Airport to monitor COVID19. Travellers coming from countries with a high incidence of coronavirus will be subjected to quarantine in a local hospital or facility for 14 days. We now advise you to: Do not travel to Eritrea.


These values are calculated by computing the average scores that we have available to us across all cities in Eritrea. In some cases, they may not be completely accurate.

Internet Speed (1.03 / 5)
Safety (2.50 / 5)
Cost of Living (5.00 / 5)
Average Hotel Cost

$67.00 USD / night

Average Dinners

$0.67 USD

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