HEALTH ALERT – U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa, Honduras (June 19, 2020)
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. 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.
|June 22, 2020||San Pedro Sula||Fort Lauderdale, FL||www.spirit.com|
|June 23, 2020||Tegucigalpa||Houston, TX||
|June 25, 2020||Tegucigalpa||Houston, TX|
|June 26, 2020||San Pedro Sula||Houston, TX|
|June 30, 2020||Tegucigalpa||Houston, TX|
Who can fly on these flights?
- United States Citizens
- Legal Permanent Residents of the United States
- Immigrant visa packet holders
- Unaccompanied Minors (in accordance with airline policies).
Non-immigrant visa holders should contact the airline regarding their eligibility to travel.
The State Department has advised all U.S. citizens living or traveling abroad to arrange for immediate return to the United States unless they are prepared to remain outside the United States for an indefinite period.
Please let the U.S. Embassy know you are returning to the United States, so we may 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.
For more information on the Global Level 4 Health Travel Advisory please visit: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/ea/travel-advisory-alert-global-level-4-health-advisory-issue.html
For additional information on COVID-19 please:
- Review the State Department’s Global Level 4 Health Travel Advisory at travel.state.gov
- 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 travel.state.gov for the latest information.
- Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the United States and check with your airline regarding any updated information about your travel plans.
- Monitor local news for updates.
U.S. Embassy Tegucigalpa
Tel. (504) 2238-5114
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
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