COVID-19 Information

  • Country-Specific Information:
    • Haiti has confirmed cases of COVID-19 within its borders.
    • The government of Haiti has implemented measures to limit the spread of COVID-19.  Schools, universities, vocational centers, and factories are closed until further notice; gatherings larger than 10 people have been banned.
    • A curfew is in place from 8 PM.-5AM.
  • Entry and Exit Requirements:
    • The President of Haiti announced a number of measures to slow the spread of COVID-19 in Haiti, including that its borders, ports, and airports will be closed and commercial flights will be suspended with the exception of transportation of merchandise, and the captains and the pilots of cargo vessels/planes.
    • Spirit Airlines has been authorized to operate a flight from Port au Prince to Fort Lauderdale, Florida (FLL) on Monday, April 27. Complete information on schedules, pricing and how to book are available at https://www.spirit.com/
    • American citizens who wish to return to the United States should plan to do so immediately.  The U.S. Embassy is not aware of any flights from Haiti to the United States after April 27, or if any flights will be authorized in the future. U.S. citizens who do not return to the United States while commercial or commercially available charter flights are available may be forced to remain outside of the United States for an indefinite period.
  • Quarantine Information:
    • The Ministry of health has quarantine measures in effect but they are prioritizing home quarantine.  The situation might change with the evolution of COVID-19.
    • The Haitian Ministry of Health (MSPP)  have set up isolation mechanisms for suspected patients while they are conducting the test for COVID-19.
  • Local Resources:
    • Haitian Ministry of Health Website
    • If you are in Haiti, have traveled to any of the affected areas within the last 14 days and feel sick with fever, cough, or difficulty breathing, Call the Ministry of Public Health’ s center of epidemiology at 4343 3333