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 through Friday until 5:00 p.m.

Shopping will be allowed from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. according to the last digit of an individual’s identity card, passport, or residence card:

Last Digits Day
1, 2 Monday
3, 4 Tuesday
5, 6 Wednesday
7, 8 Thursday
9, 0 Friday

The elderly, women who are pregnant, and individuals with disabilities will be able to exclusively access grocery stores and pharmacies from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and banks from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on the day which corresponds to the last number on their identification.

All U.S. citizens are strongly encouraged to respect the curfew and minimize trips out of their home.  It is mandatory to use face masks, sanitary gel, and social distancing in public.

Request for Information

The U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa has helped 6,500 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 records.


Are you a U.S. citizen currently in Honduras?

If you have not done so already, please email and tell us:

  • Do you want to return to the United States in the next few weeks, or do you plan to stay in Honduras through the COVID-19 pandemic?
  • Please provide a reliable phone number where we can contact you in Honduras.

Are you a U.S. citizen who has already returned to the United States?

If you are no longer in Honduras and do not want to continue receiving these alerts, you can unsubscribe using the following link:

The U.S. Embassy will continue to seek commercial flights for U.S. citizens requesting to leave Honduras.  We encourage all U.S. citizens who chose to remain in Honduras to follow curfew rules set out by the government of Honduras and refrain from unduly traveling long distances on roads with potential hazards.

For additional information on COVID-19 please:


U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa
Tel. (504) 2238-5114

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

Honduras Country Information

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