Resources for Travelers

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the State Department is advising that Americans avoid all international travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Americans abroad should seek to return home immediately, unless they are prepared to remain abroad indefinitely. See below for more information. 

  • If you are returning from international travel, please read the CDC’s guidance here 
  • Click here to view a list of State Department travel advisories by country. 
  • The CDC has compiled a list of travel health notices by geographic area.
  • The State Department has embassy-specific informatiohere. 
  • For an FAQ about what the State Department can and cannot do in a crisis, please see here. 

STATE DEPARTMENT CONSULAR AFFAIRS 24/7 EMERGENCY HOTLINE 

  • Callers located in U.S. and Canada: 1-888-407-4747 

  • Callers located overseas: 1-202-501-4444