Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (July 2, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: New Commercial Flight Opportunities Upcoming Commercial Flights The U.S. Embassy has worked with U.S. commercial airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following upcoming commercial flights. The U.S. Embassy will continue to seek commercial flights for U.S. citizens requesting to leave Honduras. The U.S. Embassy cannot guarantee the continued …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 30, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: National Curfew Update: Vehicle Circulation Restrictions Removed Vehicle Circulation Restrictions Removed The Government of Honduras announced changes to the National Curfew yesterday afternoon, removing vehicle circulation restrictions. Banks, pharmacies, gas stations, supermarkets, and authorized businesses will be open Monday through Friday. Shopping and essential activities will be …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 29, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Changes to National Curfew and Upcoming Commercial Flights National Curfew Extended with New Circulation Restrictions The Government of Honduras extended the National Curfew until Sunday, July 12 at 11:00 p.m. and announced additional vehicle circulation restrictions for many parts of the country. The Government of Honduras has …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 24, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Updated Commercial Flight Opportunities – Additional Flights from San Pedro Sula and Tegucigalpa Upcoming Commercial Flights The U.S. Embassy has worked with U.S. commercial airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following upcoming commercial flights. The U.S. Embassy will continue to seek commercial flights for U.S. …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 24, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: New American Citizen Services Phone Number The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa remains open to provide emergency services for U.S. Citizens. Please be advised that the American Citizen Services section has a new phone number. For assistance please call +504 2238-5114 ext. 4299 or email usahonduras@state.gov . For …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 22, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: National Curfew Amended for Central District and Updated Commercial Flights National Curfew Amended for Central District The Government of Honduras announced changes to the National Curfew for residents in the Central District, including Tegucigalpa and Comayagüela. The Government of Honduras has suspended the Phase I reopening in …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 19, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: UPDATE: Upcoming Commercial Flight Opportunities from San Pedro Sula and Tegucigalpa This message updates the Health Alert from June 17 with information about an additional flight. The U.S. Embassy has worked with U.S. commercial airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following commercial flights. The U.S. …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 17, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: New Commercial Flight Opportunities (June 23-30) The U.S. Embassy has worked with U.S. commercial airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following commercial flights. The U.S. Embassy will continue to seek commercial flights for U.S. citizens requesting to leave Honduras. The U.S. Embassy cannot guarantee the continued availability …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 15, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: National Curfew Extension and Upcoming Commercial Flights National Curfew Extended The Government of Honduras extended the curfew until Sunday, June 28 at 11:00 p.m. Under the latest order, circulation for shopping and essential activities is restricted based on national identity or passport number. The National Police announced that businesses in authorized sectors will …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 10, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: New Commercial Flight Opportunities (June 16-22) The U.S. Embassy has worked with U.S. commercial airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following commercial flights. The U.S. Embassy will continue to seek commercial flights for U.S. citizens requesting to leave Honduras. The U.S. Embassy cannot guarantee the continued …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 8, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: National Curfew Continues, Commercial Flights Still Available National Curfew Extended The Government of Honduras extended the curfew until Sunday, June 14 at 11:00 p.m. Under the order, circulation for shopping and essential activities is restricted based on national identity or passport number. The National Police announced that businesses in authorized sectors will be …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 4, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: New Commercial Flight Opportunities The U.S. Embassy has worked with U.S. commercial airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following upcoming commercial flights. The U.S. Embassy will continue to seek commercial flights for U.S. citizens requesting to leave Honduras. The U.S. Embassy cannot guarantee the continued availability of commercial flights. …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 1, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT:  National Curfew Extension and Commercial Flight Opportunities National Curfew Extended The Government of Honduras extended the curfew until Sunday, June 7 at 11:00 p.m. Under the order, circulation for shopping and essential activities is restricted based on national identity or passport number. The National Police announced that businesses in authorized sectors will be open …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (May 27, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Additional Commercial Flight Opportunities The U.S. Embassy has worked with United and Spirit Airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following commercial flights: Flight Information Contact May 28, 2020 Tegucigalpa Houston, TX www.united.com May 29, 2020 San Pedro Sula Fort Lauderdale, FL www.spirit.com May …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (May 26, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Clarification on Flight Authorization and National Curfew The U.S. Embassy has received numerous calls and emails regarding a May 22 SINAGER announcement about the authorization of commercial flights in and out of Honduras. The SINAGER announcement specifies that incoming and departing flight coordination will …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (May 20, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Repatriation Assistance: Keep the Embassy Informed of Your Potential Travel Plans The U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa has helped more than 7,300 U.S. citizens and legal permanent residents return to the United States since March 15. As the COVID-19 crisis continues in Honduras, we encourage all U.S. citizens to keep the U.S. Embassy informed of their potential travel …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (May 18, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: National Curfew Extended Until May 24 The Government of Honduras has extended the national curfew until Sunday, May 24 at 11:00 p.m. Under the latest order, circulation for shopping and essential activities is permitted on certain days based on national identity number.  The National Police announced banks, supermarkets, pharmacies, hardware stores, fruit and …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (May 11, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: National Curfew and Shopping Schedule The Government of Honduras extended the curfew until Sunday, May 17 at 5:00 p.m. The department of Cortes, El Progreso, Yoro, and Las Vegas, Santa Barbara are now included under the same curfew as the rest of the …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (May 7, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Additional Flight Opportunities The U.S. Embassy has worked with United Airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following commercial flights. Departing from San Pedro Sula to Houston, Texas: Friday, May 8 Thursday, May 14 Saturday, May 9 Saturday, May 16 Departing …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (May 4, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: National Curfew Extended with New Shopping Schedule The Government of Honduras has extended the curfew until Sunday, May 17 at 11:00 p.m. Under the new order, circulation for shopping and essential activities is further restricted based on national identity number. The National Police announced …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (May 2, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Additional Flight Opportunities The U.S. Embassy has worked with United and Spirit Airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following commercial flights: Flight Information Contact May 6, 2020 San Pedro Sula Fort Lauderdale, FL www.spirit.com May 7, 2020 San Pedro Sula Houston, TX …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 27, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Curfew Extended – Keep the Embassy Informed About Your Plans National Curfew Extended The Government of Honduras has extended the curfew until Sunday, May 3 at 3:00 p.m. The National Police announced banks, supermarkets, pharmacies, hardware stores, and gas stations will be open Monday …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 24, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Additional Flight Opportunity: Tegucigalpa – Houston, May 1, 2020 The U.S. Embassy has worked with United and Spirit Airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the three commercial flights we announced yesterday and one additional United flight from Tegucigalpa to Houston, IAH on May …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 23, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: New Commercial Flight Opportunities to Houston and Fort Lauderdale The U.S. Embassy has worked with United and Spirit Airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure three additional commercial flights: Flight Information Contact April 29, 2020 San Pedro Sula Fort Lauderdale, FL www.spirit.com April 30, 2020 …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 22, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Repatriation Assistance: Help Us Update Our Records The U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa has helped 6,400 U.S. citizens and legal permanent residents return to the United States since March 15. Please help us continue to assist U.S. citizens still in Honduras by helping us update our …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 21, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: New Commercial Flight Opportunity from San Pedro Sula – Book your seat NOW The U.S. Embassy has worked with United Airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure a commercial flight on April 25, 2020 from San Pedro Sula to Houston, TX. You …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 15, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: New Commercial Flight Opportunities from San Pedro Sula – Book your seat NOW The U.S. Embassy has worked with United and Spirit Airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure commercial flights on April 17 – April 19, 2020. These flights could be the …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 13, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Commercial Flight Opportunities from Tegucigalpa and San Pedro Sula – Limited Number of Seats Remain The U.S. Embassy has worked with United Airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure a commercial flights on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 and Friday, April 17, …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 10, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Previous Curfew Update for Cortés and El Progreso, Yoro NULLIFIED Earlier today, we advised the National Police announced the daily opening of banks, supermarkets, pharmacies, and gas stations in Cortés and El Progreso, Yoro. However, shortly after, we received confirmation that this …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 10, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Last Seats Available to Houston – Book Your Flight NOW There are seats available on the flights to Houston departing from Tegucigalpa and San Pedro Sula next week. You can book your flight through www.united.com April 13, 2020 San Pedro Sula Houston April …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 9, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Curfew Update – Revised Days and Hours for Shopping The Government of Honduras has extended the curfew until 3:00 p.m. on April 19, 2020. Tomorrow only, Friday, April 10, only people whose identification number ends in 7 or 8 will be able …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 9, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: New Commercial Flight Opportunities from TGU and SAP – Book Your Flight NOW The U.S. Embassy has worked with United Airlines to secure two commercial flights next week: April 15, 2020 from San Pedro Sula to Houston. April 17, 2020 from Tegucigalpa …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (April 7, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Commercial Flight Opportunity – Book Your Flight NOW The U.S. Embassy has worked with United Airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure a commercial flight on Monday, April 13, 2020. This flight could be one of the last commercial options we have in …

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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras

HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 25, 2020) LOCATION: Honduras EVENT: Updated Commercial Flight Opportunities – Additional Flight from San Pedro Sula Upcoming Commercial Flights The U.S. Embassy has worked with U.S. commercial airlines and the Government of Honduras to secure the following upcoming commercial flights. The U.S. Embassy will continue to seek commercial flights for U.S. citizens requesting …

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New Presidential Proclamation

Urgent information for visa applicants regarding novel coronavirus: Entry of foreign nationals who were physically present within the following list of countries within 14 days prior to their entry or attempted entry into the United States is suspended, per Presidential Proclamations 9984, 9992, 9993, 9996 and the subsequent proclamation issued May 24, 2020: Brazil (effective May 26 at 11:59 p.m. EDT) The United …

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COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information (Updated on Thursday, July 2, 2020) Honduras has 20,262 confirmed cases of COVID-19 within its borders. There are 542 COVID-19 related deaths reported as of July 2, 2020. The first COVID-19 related death was reported on March 26, 2020. The public health system has limited capacity for handling severe/critical cases of COVID-19. Entry …

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Message for U.S. Citizens: Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot!

Registering to Vote and submitting a ballot is fast, easy, and can be done from anywhere in the world! Start by confirming your voter registration with your state.  Some states require absentee voters to register annually so you may need to re-register.  Go to FVAP.gov to connect to your state’s voter portal to register to vote, …

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Demonstration Alert: U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (May 30, 2019)

Location:  Honduras, countrywide Event:  Demonstrations/strikes are expected to take place beginning today, May 30, 2019.  Teachers and health professionals plan to hold a nationwide 48-hour general strike, accompanied by protests in the major cities in Honduras, to demand the repeal of two decrees related to education and health.  Students, other activists, and workers from other …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Cortes Department Shelter in Place Order Lifted

The U.S. Embassy in Honduras has lifted its order for personnel in the Department of Cortes to shelter in place. The December 3 Travel Alert, which advises U.S. citizens to postpone or cancel unnecessary travel to mainland Honduras, remains in effect through December 31, 2017. U.S. citizen visitors or residents already in Honduras are encouraged …

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Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens: Shelter in Place Advisory for Cortes Department

As result of escalating protests and violence relating to an election dispute, the U.S. Embassy has ordered its personnel in the Honduran Department of Cortes (including the city of San Pedro Sula) to shelter in place until further notice. U.S. citizen visitors and residents are encouraged to take similar precautions. U.S. citizens who plan to …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Honduran Political Demonstrations

The Honduran government has implemented a ten-day curfew from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.  The curfew took effect at 11:00 p.m. on Friday, December 1, 2017.  We advise U.S. citizens to observe local law enforcement guidance and remain inside during restricted hours. Due to the increase in sporadic, unplanned demonstrations, we advise U.S. citizens to …

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Announcement to U.S. Citizens: Consular Agency in San Pedro Sula Temporary Operating Hours

As a result of the national curfew, the Consular Agency in San Pedro Sula will operate between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m from Monday through Thursday. For further information about security in Honduras: See the State Department’s travel website for the  Worldwide Caution, Travel Warnings, Travel Alerts , and  Honduras Country Specific Information . Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP)  to receive security messages and make it easier …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Honduran Political Demonstrations for December 1, 2017

Due to the increase in sporadic, unplanned demonstrations and traffic delays, we advise U.S. citizens to postpone or cancel unnecessary travel within Honduras at this time. Demonstrations have become increasingly dangerous, including rock throwing and tire burning. Road closures are causing extreme traffic delays and limiting access to airports throughout Honduras. U.S. citizens are reminded …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Honduran General Election on November 26, 2017

Honduras will hold a general election on Sunday, November 26th, 2017. As disruptions related to the elections may be possible, the U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa urges caution in the lead up to and the days following the election. Election results may not be finalized immediately, which could extend disruptions beyond November 26th. Hondurans actively participate in …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. – Honduras World Cup Qualifier Soccer Match

U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras Security Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. – Honduras World Cup Qualifier Soccer Match 31 August, 2017   The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team will play in a World Cup Qualifying match at Estadio Olímpico in San Pedro Sula at 3:36 p.m. local time on …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. – Honduras World Cup Qualifier Soccer Match (August 31, 2017)

U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras Security Message for U.S. Citizens: U.S. – Honduras World Cup Qualifier Soccer Match 31 August, 2017   The U.S. Embassy informs U.S. citizens that the U.S. Men’s National Soccer Team will play in a World Cup Qualifying match at Estadio Olímpico in San Pedro Sula at 3:36 p.m. local time on …

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Security Message for U.S. Citizens: UNAH Demonstration

U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras Security Message for U.S. Citizens: UNAH Demonstration Date: July 25, 2017 The U.S. Embassy has received reports from local police that students are protesting on the grounds of Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Honduras and have shut the main gates. Police have restricted access to Blvd. Suyapa in front of the University …

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Honduran Primary Elections

On Sunday, March 12, 2017 Honduran primary elections will take place for three major political parties.  The U.S. Embassy currently has no information that necessitates a change in the security situation during or immediately after the primary elections.  Elections in Honduras have been historically peaceful.  As always the Embassy advises all U.S. citizens to avoid …

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Security Notice: Demonstrations

The U.S. Embassy has information that the Civic Council of Popular and Indigenous Organization of Honduras (COPINH) has called for demonstrations in several locations throughout Tegucigalpa, to include the U.S. Embassy. The demonstrations may occur later this afternoon or tomorrow. Previous marches have been large and peaceful, but as always, U.S. citizens are reminded that …

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Zika Security Message

The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa informs U.S. citizens that the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is upgrading its advisories regarding the Zika Virus . For general information about Zika, please visit the CDC website . To obtain Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ) travel notices, call the CDC at 1-800- CDC -INFO (1-800-232-4636) from within the United States, or 1-404-639-3534 from overseas …

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Notice: Holiday Closure

The U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa will be closed on November 26th in observance of Thanksgiving Day. We will be open again for business on Friday 27th. For emergency contact please call telephone (504) 2238-5114 ext. 4100. We wish you and your families a Happy Thanksgiving Day! We strongly recommend that U.S. citizens traveling to or …

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Worldwide Travel Alert

1.  The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to possible risks of travel due to increased terrorist threats. Current information suggests that ISIL (aka Da’esh), al-Qa’ida, Boko Haram, and other terrorist groups continue to plan terrorist attacks in multiple regions.  These attacks may employ a wide variety of tactics, using conventional and non-conventional weapons and targeting both …

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Messages for U.S. Citizens: Worldwide Caution

1. The Department of State is updating the Worldwide Caution to provide information on the continuing threat of terrorist actions and violence against U.S. citizens and interests throughout the world. Recent terrorist attacks, whether by those affiliated with terrorist entities, copycats, or individual perpetrators, serve as a reminder that U.S. citizens need to maintain a …

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