What is a Yellow Fever Vaccination?
Yellow fever vaccine is a vaccine that protects against yellow fever.
Where Can I Get Yellow Fever Vaccination In South Africa?
How much is yellow fever vaccination in South Africa?
The cost of a yellow fever vaccine in South Africa is about R 350.00* (excluding the consultation fee).
How often should a yellow fever vaccination be in South Africa?
South Africa considers a one-time dose of yellow fever vaccine (properly documented with an ICVP) to be valid for the life of the traveler.
Any traveler not meeting this requirement can be refused entry to South Africa or quarantined for ≤6 days.
How long does a yellow fever vaccine last for?
A single dose provides lifelong protection for most people. The vaccine is a live, weakened form of the virus given as a single shot.
The vaccine is recommended for people aged 9 months or older and who are traveling to or living in areas at risk for yellow fever virus in Africa and South America.