COVID-19 Information

This link  contains the current data on the number of active COVID-19 cases in Bermuda, a breakdown of their transmission status, as well as the total number of tests that have been administered, and the number of individuals under quarantine. The Government of Bermuda is requiring that all travelers to Bermuda complete an online Travel Authorization and pay a $75 fee …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, June 30, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  Bermuda Entry Requirements and Resumption of Commercial Flights at L.F. Wade Airport Effective July 1, 2020, commercial flight service will resume at L.F. Wade Airport. The Government of Bermuda is requiring that all travelers to Bermuda complete an online Travel Authorization and pay a $75 fee before traveling to Bermuda.  The Travel Authorization can be found …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, June 26, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  Additional flight to the United States A privately chartered jet will be traveling from Bermuda to Teterboro, New Jersey on Thursday, July 2.  The flight is scheduled to depart Bermuda at 2 PM ADT.  There are 6-8 seats available at an estimated cost of $1,750-2,000 per seat.   If anyone has an interest, please contact: Carlton Smith, CSmith@longtailaviation.bm . …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, June 25, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  Upcoming flight to the United States and resumption of limited American Citizen Services A privately chartered jet will be traveling from Bermuda to White Plains, New York on Saturday, June 27.   There are seats available at an estimated cost of $1,000 per seat.   If anyone has an interest, please contact: Anthony Richardson,  arichardson@cedaraviation.com L.F. Wade Airport in Bermuda …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, June 17, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Expansion of Services at the U.S. Consulate On June 17, we will to open up our appointment schedule for limited U.S. citizen services. All services will be by appointment only – we are not offering walk in services at this time. If your passport has expired or is going to …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, June 8, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update  –  Upcoming flight to the United States A privately chartered aircraft will be traveling from Bermuda to Teterboro, N.J. today, Monday, June 8 at 2 p.m.     Please contact  arichardson@cedaraviation.com  directly for information and ticketing. L.F. Wade Airport in Bermuda closed for incoming commercial passenger flights on March 20.  Charter aircraft …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, June 5, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Status of Services at the U.S. Consulate The flight we mentioned in our last message, which is going from Bermuda to New Jersey on Friday, June 12 is now full. If we become aware of any future flights, we will send out additional messaging. We know that many of you …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, June 4, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update  –  Upcoming flight to the United States An eight-passenger privately chartered jet will be traveling from the United States to Bermuda and back to Teterboro, New Jersey on Friday, June 12.   There are seats available on both legs, at a cost of $1,812.50 per seat.   If anyone has an interest, please contact:  Raymond …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, May 30, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update  –  Flight to the United States – must book today! A privately chartered aircraft will be traveling from the United States to Bermuda and back to Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Monday, June 1. There is a very small number of seats available to U.S. citizens on the U.S. bound …

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Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, June 1, 2020

Location: Hamilton, Bermuda Event: Social media reports the possibility of demonstrations occurring in Bermuda on June 1, 2020. The U.S. Consulate General will be closed to the public on Monday, June 1, 2020. We expect to reopen for emergency services only on Tuesday, June 2. Actions to Take: Be aware of your surroundings, and avoid crowds and …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, May 28, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID-19 Update Bermuda is currently in  Phase 2  of the Reopening of Bermuda plan. For full details, continue to monitor the Government of Bermuda COVID-19  website . Status of Services: The Consular Section remains closed for routine U.S. citizen and visa services, including walk-in passport renewals. We will open for these services as soon as it is safe …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, May 20, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update: On May 21, Bermuda will enter Phase 2 of Bermuda’s re-opening plan.  This phase only permits a modest expansion of services, which will still require restricted operations. There are currently no plans for any further repatriation flights to the United States, and there is no established date yet for the return of …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, May 5, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Status of Services at the U.S. Consulate The U.S. Consulate is currently open for emergency services only. Walk-in renewal services for U.S. passports have been temporarily suspended. If you are a U.S. citizen and require an emergency passport, please email us at hamiltonconsulate@state.gov.  We will resume routine services …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, May 4, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Possible Flight to the United States  A local travel agency has received authorization from the Government of Bermuda to operate a charter flight between Bermuda and Atlanta.  The flight will operate on Friday, May 15, providing there is sufficient interest.  If you are interested, please email the travel agency directly at …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, April 30, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Possible Flight to the United States There is the possibility of a charter flight from Bermuda to Atlanta in mid-May.   In order to gauge interest in such a flight, please email the U.S. Consulate as soon as possible at  hamiltonconsulate@state.gov  if you would be interested in taking such a flight.  If you …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, April 21, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update  – Flight Departing Bermuda A British Airways flight from Bermuda to London is scheduled to depart on April 25th. U.S. citizens who are interested in returning to the United States via London should contact Government House via email atexecutiveofficer@gov.bm . Tickets are £500 or $620 each with an additional …

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Alert: Flight Availability to the United States

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda, April 13, 2020 Event:  COVID 19 Update – Flight Availability to the United States There will be a private aircraft departing Bermuda on 15 April to Palm Beach, Florida. Any interested travelers should please contact Carlton Smith at Longtail Aviation for additional information. He may be reached at 293-5971, extension 1024.  As of …

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Health Alert: Shelter in Place in Effect

Location:  Bermuda, April 7, 2020 Event:  COVID 19 Update – Shelter in Place in effect As of April 6, the Government of Bermuda confirmed 20 active cases of COVID-19 (there have been a total of 39 cases; 17 individuals have recovered, and 2 have died). Effective 6:00 am on Saturday, April 4, a 24 hour shelter in place order …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, April 5, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Flight to the United States – Must Book Travel TODAY! As of April 4, the Government of Bermuda confirmed 23 active cases of COVID-19 (there have been a total of 37 cases; 14 individuals have recovered). A repatriation charter flight from Bermuda to Atlanta is scheduled for April 7.    …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, April 3, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update  – Repatriation Flight to the United States As of April 2, the Government of Bermuda confirmed 24 active cases of COVID-19 (there have been a total of 35 cases; 11 individuals have recovered). A repatriation charter flight from Bermuda to the U.S. is being arranged by the Bermudian travel agency Travel Edge.  …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, April 2, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, April 2, 2020 Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Repatriation Flight to the United States As of April 1, the Government of Bermuda confirmed 22 active cases of COVID-19 (there have been a total of 32 cases; 10 individuals have recovered). A repatriation charter flight from Bermuda to the U.S. is …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, April 1, 2020

As of April 1 the Government of Bermuda confirmed 22 active cases of COVID-19 (there have been a total of 32 cases; 10 individuals have recovered). L.F. Wade Airport in Bermuda closed for incoming commercial passenger flights on March 20.  Charter aircraft are permitted to enter only with Government of Bermuda permission. A curfew is currently …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 31, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Continuation of Curfew Note: There are no updates for today. The following information remains in effect until further notice. The U.S. Consulate is resending this notice to assure widest possible dissemination of this information, and for the benefit of those who just recently registered with the Consulate.  The Government of Bermuda confirmed …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 30, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Continuation of Curfew Note: The following information remains in effect until further notice. The U.S. Consulate is resending this notice to assure widest possible dissemination of this information, and for the benefit of those who just recently registered with the Consulate.  The Government of Bermuda confirmed 22 cases of COVID-19 in …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 29, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 29, 2020 Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update – Implementation of Curfew Note: This information will continue to be sent regularly for the benefit of new registrants in STEP. The Government of Bermuda confirmed 22 cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda, as of March 28. Effective at …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 28, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 28, 2020 Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  COVID 19 Update and Interest in Flights to the United States   Note: This information will continue to be sent regularly for the benefit of new registrants in STEP.   The Government of Bermuda confirmed 17 cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda, as …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 27, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 27, 2020 Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event: COVID-19 Update The following information remains in effect until further notice. The U.S. Consulate General is resending this notice to assure widest possible dissemination of this information. The Government of Bermuda confirmed 15 cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda, as of March 26. The Government …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 25, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event: Update on Status of Flight Availability from L. F. Wade Airport The U.S. Consulate has been advised that, at this time, no additional commercial air service is planned to/from Bermuda during the period that L.F. Wade airport is closed. You are receiving this message because you have registered in the Smart Traveler Enrollment …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 23, 2020

Location:  Hamilton, Bermuda Event: Interest in Flights to the United States The Government of Bermuda confirmed 6 cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda, as of March 23. All U.S. Citizens currently in Bermuda who wish to return to the United States by commercial air service, are asked to please inform the U.S. Consulate of your potential interest. In …

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Health Alert: U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda – March 20, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 20, 2020 Location: Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  Additional Flights to the United States from Bermuda The Department of State has issued a  Global Level 4 Health Advisory  for COVID-19. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a  Level 2 Global COVID-19 Outbreak Notice . U.S. Citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate …

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Health Alert: U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda – March 20, 2020

Global Health Advisory: Effective Friday, March 20, at 11:59 pm, L.F. Wade Airport in Bermuda will close for incoming passenger flights for two weeks. Only returning residents will be allowed on flights to Bermuda arriving March 19 and March 20. In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 19, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 19, 2020  Location: Hamilton, Bermuda Event: As of March 19, 2020, there are two confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Bermuda.  The government of Bermuda has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. Effective Friday, March 20, at 11:59 pm, L.F. Wade Airport in Bermuda will close …

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Global Level 4 Health Advisory – Do Not Travel

The Department of State advises U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel due to the global impact of COVID-19.  In countries where commercial departure options remain available, U.S. citizens who live in the United States should arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 18, 2020

Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 18, 2020  Location: Hamilton, Bermuda Event: As of March 18, 2020, there are two confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Bermuda.  Several airlines have reduced or suspended flight services between Bermuda and the United States.  U.S. citizens who are considering returning to the United States are urged to work with …

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Health Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda, March 14, 2020

Location: Hamilton, Bermuda Event:  There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan, China.  The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with more than 147,000 reported cases worldwide. As of March 13, 2020, the Government of Bermuda announced there were NO confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Bermuda. Bermuda has …

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Travel Information following Coronavirus (COVID-19) Proclamation

U.S. Consulate General Hamilton March 12, 2020 On March 11, President Donald J. Trump signed a  Presidential Proclamation  suspending the entry of most foreign nationals who have been in Schengen Area countries at any point during the 14 days prior to their scheduled arrival to the United States. These countries include: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, …

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Security Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton (January 6, 2020)

Location: Hamilton, Bermuda Event: Heightened Middle East Tensions There is heightened tension in the Middle East that may result in security risks to U.S. citizens abroad. While there is no direct or immediate threat in Bermuda, the Consulate will continue to review the security situation and will provide additional information as needed. Actions to Take: …

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Tropical Storm Jerry is a Threat to Bermuda

Weather Alert: The Bermuda Weather Service is closely tracking Tropical Storm Jerry, which is currently 309 nautical miles SSW of the island, moving NNW at 9 miles per hour. Closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours (3 days) is forecast to be 56 nautical miles to the NW, at 7:00 ADT on Wednesday, 25 September, 2019. However, this system …

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Updated Weather Alert for Hurricane Humberto – 1630L Tuesday, Sep 17

Weather Alert: The Bermuda Weather Service is closely tracking Hurricane Humberto, which is currently 429 nautical miles  west of the island, moving east-northeast at 8 miles per hour. Closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hrs (3 days) is forecast to be 78 nm to the NW, 10 pm Wed, Sep 18, 2019. However, this system may move closer to …

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Hurricane Humberto is a Potential Threat to Bermuda

Weather Alert: The Bermuda Weather Service is closely tracking Hurricane Humberto, which is currently 618 nautical miles west-southwest of the island, moving east-northeast at 6 miles per hour. Closest point of approach to Bermuda within 72 hours (3 days) is forecast to be 79 nautical miles to the NNW, at 7 am on Thursday, September 19, 2019. However, this system …

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Hurricane Season Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda

Hurricane Season Alert – U.S. Consulate General Hamilton, Bermuda (June 10, 2019) Location: Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean, and the Gulf of Mexico EVENT: Hurricane Season officially began June 1. Don’t wait until a hurricane is approaching to prepare; take steps now to ensure you are ready. Actions to Take: Visit the website of the  Bermuda Weather Service   for updates and forecasts. …

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U.S. immigration policy related to Bermuda Passports

U.S. immigration policy related to Bermuda has NOT changed and Bermudians do  NOT require a visa to enter the United States, as has been long-standing policy. Per 8 CFR 212.1, Bermudian passport holders are visa exempt. 8 CFR 212.1 States: Citizens of the British Overseas Territory of Bermuda – A visa is generally not required …

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