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 from Tegucigalpa to Houston, Texas:

Friday, May 15 Sunday, May 24
Sunday, May 17 Tuesday, May 26
Tuesday, May 19 Thursday, May 28
Thursday, May 21 Saturday, May 30
Saturday, May 23 Sunday, May 31

You should contact United Airlines directly at to take advantage of these flights.

Who can fly on these flights?

  • United States Citizens.
  • Legal Permanent Residents of the United States.
  • Non-immigrant Visa holders accompanying U.S. citizens, including minor children.
  • Immigrant visa packet holders.
  • Unaccompanied Minors (in accordance with United Airlines policies).

In light of the increasing strain on Honduran health services, DO NOT WAIT.

Please let the U.S. Embassy know you are traveling so we can update our records.

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.


  • U.S. citizens who are present in Honduras should enroll in the Department of State’s Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP). Enrollment in STEP enables the American Citizen Services unit in Tegucigalpa to reach out directly to U.S. citizens in need of assistance. STEP also allows U.S. citizens to receive Alerts to convey information about terrorist threats, security incidents, planned demonstrations, natural disasters, etc.
  • Review the State Department’s Global Level 4 Health Travel Advisory at
  • Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.
  • For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19 please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.
  • Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on for the latest information.
  • Check with your airlines, cruise lines, or travel operators regarding any updated information about your travel plans and/or restrictions.
  • Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the United States.
  • Monitor local news for updates.


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

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

Honduras Country Information

Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates.

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