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 implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. On March 13, 2020 the Government of Bermuda announced a travel ban for visitors arriving via countries where there is a sustained community spread of COVID-19. The language of the notice is available on its website. Travelers should be prepared for additional travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice.
Actions to Take:
- For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19 please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.
- Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on travel.state.gov for the latest information.
- Check with your airlines or cruise lines regarding any updated information about your travel plans and/or restrictions.
- Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s websiteon the latest travel restrictions to the U.S.
The Department of State has issued a Global Level 3 Health Advisory advising U.S. citizens to reconsider travel abroad due to the global impact of COVID-19.
Department of State Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444