HEALTH ALERT: Colombia COVID-19 Quarantine Update

Location: Colombia Event: COVID-19 Quarantine Update COVID-19 Quarantine Update:  As of May 28, the  Colombian Ministry of Health  has reported 24,104 cases of COVID-19, with 803 deaths. President Duque has announced that Colombia will loosen isolation measures in Colombia as of June 1.  The National Government decree includes orders which include: People over 70 years old will remain in preventive isolation until August 31, but …

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HEALTH ALERT: COVID-19 Quarantine Extension and Update

Location: Colombia  Event: COVID-19 Quarantine Extension and Update  COVID-19 Quarantine Update:  President Duque has extended isolation measures in Colombia to May 31, with the Health Emergency extended to August 31. For the President’s full announcement, visit the Presidency website. The national quarantine extension to May 31 includes the guidelines for health protocols. Please contact your local authorities with questions regarding regulations in the area where you …

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Event: HEALTH ALERT: Bogota COVID-19 Quarantine Update and Orange Zones  

Location: Bogota Event: HEALTH ALERT: Bogota COVID-19 Quarantine Update and Orange Zones Bogota COVID-19 Quarantine Update:  According to the Office of the Mayor of Bogota, there are 5,521 cases of COVID-19 in Bogota as of May 18, 2020. The mayor’s office recently raised the state of alert from yellow to orange in areas of the city with …

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HEALTH ALERT: COVID-19 Update and Quarantine Restrictions

Location: Colombia  Event: COVID-19 Update and Quarantine Restrictions  COVID-19 Health Update and Quarantine Extension and Exceptions Update:  According to the Colombian Ministry of Health, there are 11,063 cases of COVID-19 in Colombia as of May 10, 2020. Isolation measures in Colombia will continue through May 25 and a new children’s health initiative begins May 11. …

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SOLD OUT! Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota (May 24) and Cali (May 25) – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogotá and Cali Event:  New Humanitarian Flights from Bogotá (May 24) and Cali (May 25) to Fort Lauderdale – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce Spirit Airlines will operate two additional humanitarian flights.  One flight will depart on May 24 from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá.  A second flight will depart on May 25 from Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International Airport (CLO) …

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SOLD OUT! New Humanitarian Flights from Bogota (May 21) and Medellin (May 23) – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogotá, Medellin Event:  New Humanitarian Flights from Bogotá (May 21) and Medellin (May 23) to Fort Lauderdale – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce Spirit Airlines will operate two additional humanitarian flights.  One flight will depart on May 21 from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá.  A second flight will depart on May 23 from José María Córdova International Airport (MDE) in Medellin.  Both …

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SOLD OUT. Alert: New Humanitarian Flights from Bogota, Cali, Cartagena, Medellin – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogotá, Cali, Cartagena, Medellin Event:  New Humanitarian Flights from Medellin (May 13), Bogotá (May 16), Cartagena (May 17), and Cali (May 18) to Fort Lauderdale – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce Spirit Airlines will operate four additional humanitarian flights.  One flight will depart on May 13 from José María Córdova International Airport (MDE) in Medellin.  A second flight will depart on …

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HEALTH ALERT: COVID-19 UPDATE AND QUARANTINE REGULATIONS

Location: Colombia Event: COVID-19 Update and Quarantine Restrictions COVID-19 Health Update and Quarantine Restrictions:  According to the Colombian Ministry of Health, there are 5,597 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Colombia as of April 27.  As per our  April 21st message,  isolation measures in Colombia continue through May 11. On April 24, President Duque issued  Decree 593 , which provides guidance …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota (May 9) and Cartagena (May 10) – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogotá, Cartagena  Event:  New Humanitarian Flights from Bogota (May 9) and Cartagena (May 10) to Fort Lauderdale – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce Spirit Airlines will operate two additional humanitarian flights.  One flight will depart on May 9 from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá.  A second flight will depart on May 10 from Rafael Núñez International Airport (CTG) …

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Alert: New Humanitarian Flight from Bogota (May 2) – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogotá, Cali, Medellin Event: Humanitarian Flights to Fort Lauderdale on May 2 (Bogota), May 5 (Medellin), and May 7 (Cali) – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce Spirit Airlines will operate an additional humanitarian flight from Bogotá’s El Dorado International Airport (BOG) on Saturday, May 2.  The previously announced humanitarian flights from Bogotá departing on May 3 and May 4 are sold out.  …

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Humanitarian Flight from San Andres and Providencia to Bogota

Location:  San Andres and Providencia Event: Seats available on humanitarian flight operated by French Embassy The U.S. Embassy is aware of the availability of a humanitarian flight organized by the French Embassy from San Andres/Providencia to Bogotá on or about May 1. French officials have offered a very limited number of seats to U.S. citizens seeking …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota, Medellin, and Cali – Spirit Airlines

Location: Bogotá, Cali, Medellin Event:  Humanitarian Flights to Fort Lauderdale on May 4, May 5, and May 7 – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce Spirit Airlines will operate three additional humanitarian flights.  One flight will depart May 4 from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá.  A second flight will …

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COVID-19 Update and Quarantine Restrictions

Location: Colombia Event: COVID-19 Update and Quarantine Restrictions COVID-19 Health Update and Quarantine Restrictions:  According to the Colombian Ministry of Health, there are 3,977 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Colombia as of April 20.  As per our  April 15th message , gender-based restrictions on mobility in Bogota went into effect on Monday, April 13. On the night of April 20, President …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota, Cali, Medellin by Spirit Airlines

Location: Bogota, Cali, Medellin Event: Humanitarian Flights to Fort Lauderdale on April 30, May 1, and May 3 – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased announce Spirit Airlines will operate three additional humanitarian flights.  One flight will depart April 30 from Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International Airport (CLO) in Cali.  A second flight will depart May 1 from José María …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flight from Bogota on April 22 – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogota Event:  Humanitarian Flight from Bogotá to Fort Lauderdale on April 22 – Operated by Spirit Airlines Only a few seats remain available on the April 22 humanitarian flight from Bogotá’s El Dorado International Airport (BOG) operated by Spirit Airlines.  Both the April 21 Medellin-Fort Lauderdale flight and the April 23 Cali-Cartagena-Fort Lauderdale flight are sold out. This flight has been made available to allow U.S. citizens …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota, Cali, Cartagena, Medellin – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogotá, Cali, Cartagena, Medellin Event: Humanitarian Flights to Fort Lauderdale on April 21-23 – Operated by Spirit Airlines Limited availability remains on each of the three humanitarian flights operated by Spirit Airlines.  One flight will depart April 21 from José María Córdova International Airport (MDE) in Medellin.  A second flight depart April 22 from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá.  A third flight will depart April 23 …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota, Cali, Cartagena, Medellin – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogotá, Cali, Cartagena, Medellin Event: Humanitarian Flights to Fort Lauderdale on April 21-23 – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased announce Spirit Airlines will operate three humanitarian flights.  One flight will depart April 21 from José María Córdova International Airport (MDE) in Medellin.  A second flight depart April 22 from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá.  A third flight will depart April 23 from Alfonso Bonilla Aragón …

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HEALTH ALERT: COVID-19 UPDATE AND QUARANTINE REGULATIONS

Location:  Colombia Health Alert: COVID-19 Update and Quarantine Restrictions COVID-19 Health Update and Quarantine Restrictions:  There are 2,979 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Colombia as of April 14.  As per our April 7th message, the Government of Colombia has extended the national quarantine to shelter-in-place to 11:59 p.m. on April 26.  As of March 23, …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flight from Cartagena on April 15 – Operated by Spirit Airlines

Location: Cartagena Event:  Humanitarian Flight from Cartagena to Fort Lauderdale on April 15 – Operated by Spirit Airlines Only limited availability remains on the April 15 humanitarian flight operated by Spirit Airlines.  The flight departs from Rafael Núñez International Airport (CTG) in Cartagena. *The April 15 Bogota – Fort Lauderdale flight is sold out as …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota and Cartagena on April 15 – Operated by Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogotá, Cartagena Event:  Humanitarian Flights from Bogotá and Cartagena to Fort Lauderdale on April 15 – Operated by Spirit Airlines. Availability remains on two humanitarian flights operated by  Spirit Airlines on April 15.  One from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá and a second flight from Rafael Núñez International Airport (CTG) in Cartagena.  The April …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flights from Bogota, Cartagena, Medellin, and Cali – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogotá, Cali, Cartagena, Medellin  Event: Humanitarian Flights to Fort Lauderdale on April 15 and 16 – Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased announce that Spirit Airlines will operate three humanitarian flights.  Two flights will depart April 15, one from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá and a second flight from Rafael Núñez International Airport (CTG) in Cartagena.  A third flight will depart April 16 from Alfonso Bonilla …

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HEALTH ALERT: COVID-19 Health Update and Status of U.S. Passport Applications 

Location:  Colombia  Event: COVID-19 Health Update and Status of U.S. Passport Applications  COVID-19 Health Update:  There are 1,579 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Colombia.  Please check  https://co.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/  for updates on the status of entry-exit information, quarantine, and important links regarding COVID-19 resources in Colombia.  The Government of Colombia has extended the national quarantine to shelter-in-place to April 27.  As …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flight from Cali, Bogota – April 9 – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Cali, Bogotá Event: Humanitarian Flight to Fort Lauderdale on April 9 Operated by Spirit Airlines THIS FLIGHT CAN ONLY BE BOOKED ONLINE. The U.S. Embassy is pleased announce that Spirit Airlines will operate a humanitarian flight on April 9, 2020.  The flight will depart from Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International Airport (CLO) in Cali, board additional passengers in El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogotá, and then …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flight from Cali-Bogota, April 9 – Spirit Airlines

Location:  Cali, Bogotá Event: Humanitarian Flight to Fort Lauderdale on April 9 Operated by Spirit Airlines THIS FLIGHT CAN ONLY BE BOOKED ONLINE. The U.S. Embassy is pleased announce that Spirit Airlines will operate a humanitarian flight on April 9, 2020.  The flight will depart from Alfonso Bonilla Aragón International Airport (CLO) in Cali, board additional passengers in El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flights to Fort Lauderdale on April 6 Operated by Spirit Airlines

Location:  Bogota Event: Humanitarian Flight From Bogota to Fort Lauderdale on April 6 Operated by Spirit Airlines Only a few seats remain on the Spirit Airlines humanitarian flight from Bogota to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on April 6, 2020.  The Medellin/Cartagena flight to Fort Lauderdale, Florida is fully booked. THIS FLIGHT CAN ONLY BE BOOKED ONLINE. If you are interested in …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flights to Fort Lauderdale on April 6 Operated by Spirit Airlines

Location: Colombia– Bogota, Medellin, Cartagena Event: Humanitarian Flights to Fort Lauderdale on April 6 Operated by Spirit Airlines The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce that Spirit Airlines will operate two humanitarian flights on April 6, 2020. One flight will depart from El Dorado International Airport (BOG) in Bogota.  A second flight will depart from Jose Maria Cordova International Airport …

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Status of Repatriation Flights U.S. Embassy Bogota, Colombia

Travel Alert: Status of Repatriation Flights – U.S. Embassy Bogota, Colombia Location:  Colombia To read this message in Spanish, please click here . As of April 1, the U.S. Embassy in Colombia has assisted 74 U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents return to the United States via humanitarian and evacuation flights.  A Spirit Airlines flight from Bogota to …

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Alert: Humanitarian Flight to Fort Lauderdale on April 2 Operated by Spirit Airlines

Location: Colombia Event: Humanitarian Flight to Fort Lauderdale on April 2 Operated by Spirit Airlines. Usted puede encontrar la versión en español de este mensaje aquí .  The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce that Spirit Airlines will operate a humanitarian flight from Bogota, Colombia on April 2, 2020.  The flight will depart from El Dorado International Airport …

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HEALTH ALERT: COVID-19 UPDATE

Location: Colombia Event: Coronavirus Update To read this message in Spanish, please  click here. There are 798 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Colombia. There are 13 COVID-19 related deaths reported as of March 30, 2020.  Please check  https://co.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/  for updates on the status of entry-exit information, quarantine, and important links regarding COVID-19 resources in Colombia. COVID-19 in Colombia: On …

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COVID-19 Information

Country-Specific Information: The U.S. Department of State issued a  Global Level 4 Health Advisory advising U.S. citizens to avoid all international travel. The Government of Colombia has closed all international travel in and out of Colombia and restricted internal domestic travel within Colombia. Limited evacuation and humanitarian flights are possible. For more information on these flights, please see our FAQ page . …

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Health Alert

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Bogota (March 9, 2020) Location:  Colombia Event: On March 9, the Colombian Ministry of Health announced two new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Colombia. The Colombian government has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19, including for travelers coming from the United States.  All travelers, regardless of …

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Health Alert

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Bogota (March 6, 2020) Location:  Colombia Event: On March 6, the Colombian Ministry of Health announced a confirmed case of COVID-19 in Colombia. The Colombian government has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19, including for travelers coming from the United States.  Travelers should be prepared for …

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The U.S. Embassy is coming to Pereira

The U.S. Citizen Services will be visiting Pereira on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 Message for U.S. Citizens The U.S. Embassy is coming to Pereira! To further assist U.S. citizens in Colombia, the U.S. Citizen Services will be visiting Pereira on Tuesday, February 25, 2020. We will accept passport services (Renewals and replacements). We will also be providing information on How to vote for the next electoral season 2020. …

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VOTING IN 2020 U.S. ELECTIONS

Your vote counts!  Did you know that many U.S. elections for house and senate have been decided by a margin smaller than the number of ballots cast by absentee voters? All states are required to count every absentee ballot as long as it is valid and reaches local election officials by the absentee ballot receipt …

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Important notice: U.S. Passport fees

Effective April 2, 2018, the passport execution fee will increase from $25 to $35 for U.S. passport applicants using the DS-11 form, including first-time applicants over age 16, children under age 16, and applicants who reapply after reporting their previous passport lost or stolen.  Accordingly, the total passport fee for such applicants will increase by …

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