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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Madrid, U.S. Consulate General Barcelona
April 3, 2020

Health Alert  Limited Flight Options to Return to the United States – U.S. Embassy MadridU.S. Consulate General Barcelona (3 April. 2020) 

 Location:  Spain – Level 4:  Do Not Travel 

Event:  Flight options from Spain to the United States – even through third countries  are increasingly scarce. U.S. citizens in Spain who wish to return to the United States should make commercial flight arrangements now or be prepared to remain in Spain for an indefinite period. Consider booking flights that transit Paris or London. The U.S. government has no plans to arrange repatriation flights from Spain at this time 

U.S. citizens who are residents of Spain and/or have access to long-term accommodation and the financial means to remain in Spain for an extended period should consider deferring travel at this time. Be sure to join the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) at https://step.state.gov/ to receive the latest information for U.S. citizens in Spain.    

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