Current travel advisories for Togo

Last Update: Friday, 28. February 2020 at 07:20

Travelling Togo is (relatively) safe.


Travel warnings for this region [to world map].

Current situation : 2 / 5

Togo is a country in Africa (Western Africa) with around 6 million citizens and a land mass of 56,785 km². We detected travel advisories from 3 sources for this country.

Bordering countries: 2.8 / 5

Togo shares land borders with 3 neighbouring states. For this country, the Danger Index is 2.8 (average value for all countries). All countries habe been reported as somehow dangerous: Burkina Faso (3.8), Ghana with (2.5) and Benin with (2.0 of 5). See danger map of the region.

Single advisories / travel warnings

US American government

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
Exercise normal precautions in Togo. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory. Reconsider Travel To: Northern border region adjacent to Burkina Faso due to potential for terrorism and kidnapping. Exercise Increased Caution In: Areas north of Kande due to potential for terrorism. The cities of Sokodé, Bafilo, and Mango due to civil unrest. Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.

Danger level: 1


Canadian government

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
The Canadian goverment suggests: Exercise a high degree of caution (with regional advisories)

Danger level: 2

Exercise a high degree of caution (with regional advisories).

Irish government

National warning: This advisory covers the whole country.

Brief summary:
High degree of caution

Danger level: 3

High degree of caution.

If there is more than one advisory/message of a single government for a given country, it indicates regional differences in means of security for your personal health and well-being. Single messages can indicate specific regions to be safer or less safe as mentioned in the main advisory. In these cases it's advisable to consult your own governments information.


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Basic facts

around 6 million
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56,785 km²
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Note of the displayed travel advisories
These trabel advisories are automatically gathered. We use the RSS Feeds of the corresponding authorities of the single countries. In some cases, we analyse the website itself. Since the information originates from different countries and different countries have different understanding of danger and danger levels. Thus, the information displayed is an automized and normalized representation with no right to completeness and correctness. If a country is not shown, it doesn't necessarily mean it's safe. The information shown if a first indicator.