Emergency Contact Information for U.S. Citizens

For life or death emergencies, dial 911 for immediate assistance.

In the event of an emergency involving a U.S. citizen in Honduras, you can reach the U.S. Embassy during normal business hours and after hours, seven days a week.

Emergencies Include:

  1. Arrest of a U.S. Citizen
  2. Death of a U.S. Citizen
  3. Serious illness or injury
  4. Children’s issues and child abductions
  5. Victims of Crimes

If the emergency is not listed above, please email us at usahonduras@state.gov. This email inbox is continuously monitored from 7:30 am until 4:00 pm Monday through Friday, except for U.S. and Honduran holidays.  You can also call us at (504) 2236-9320.

Routine services such as passport renewals, reports of birth abroad, and notarials are not considered emergencies and are processed during regular business hours. The ACS Unit cannot respond to inquiries about visas or services for U.S. legal permanent residents. For more information about visas, please visit: Immigrant Visa Services or Non-Immigrant Visa Services.


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Embassy Address:

Avenida La Paz
Tegucigalpa M.D.C.