Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Santiago, Chile

Location: Chile

Event: The government of Chile announced restrictions on entry into its borders beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020.  The U.S. Embassy in Santiago advises U.S. citizens with plans to depart Chile to do so while commercial flights remain available.

Beginning on Wednesday, March 18, the government of Chile will restrict entry into Chile of all nationalities, with the exception of Chilean nationals and non-national residents.

Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice from both the national, provincial, and local governments.

Actions to Take:

Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.