COVID-19 Information

(UPDATED October 21, 2021) Country-Specific Information: *** Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in ...
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Resilience Challenge Kick Off

On Wednesday September 15, Justen Thomas, the Embassy Cultural Attaché delivered opening remarks at the virtual kick off of Resilience Challenge, an Embassy Public Diplomacy sponsored program designed to help Spanish small and medium companies and entrepreneurs recover from the economic difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Fifteen Spanish companies, along with three American start-ups ...
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Answers to Common Visa Questions during COVID-19

U.S. Embassy Madrid Consular Affairs Starting January 26, 2021, all travelers (age 2 and older) including U.S. citizens and residents, will be required to present a negative viral COVID-19 test taken within 3 days prior to departure on their U.S.-bound flight itinerary.  This new order does not waive the requirement for a National Interest Exception.  ...
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COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs

Q: Has the U.S. Embassy thought about a plan to offer the vaccination to U.S. citizens?  A: The United States government does not plan to provide COVID-19 vaccinations to private U.S. citizens overseas.  U.S. citizens traveling or residing abroad should follow host country developments and guidelines for COVID-19 vaccination.  In the case of U.S. citizens residing in Spain, you may find useful ...
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