Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Port-Au-Prince

Location:  Haiti


JetBlueAirways has been authorized to operate flights from Port-au-Prince to Fort Lauderdale, Florida and from Port-au-Prince to John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City on June 11, 18, 25 and 29 Seats are still available for the June 29th flight to Fort Lauderdale and the June 11th, 25th and 29th flights to JFK. Complete information on schedules, pricing and how to book are available at

Any traveler with the appropriate travel documents to permit entry into the United States is eligible to purchase a ticket. 

JetBluehas stated that, “all customers must wear a face covering whiletraveling, including in flight, as well as during check-in, boarding, and deplaning.”  For more information on this policy,pleasevisit  For more information on face coverings,pleasevisit theCDC website.

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 June 29 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. 

For U.S. citizens who wish to travel to Port-au-Prince from Cap Haitien:Sunrise Airways is currently operating flights between Cap Haitien and Port-au-Prince. Complete information on schedules, pricing and how to book are available at They can also be contacted by phone at +509 2811 2222

The U.S. Embassy in Haiti reminds all potential travelers that commercial airlines are privately-owned, and that the costs of flights may be higher than standard commercial fares during this time.  All passengers are responsible for paying the cost of their flights, as well as any other costs incurred upon their arrival in the United States (transportation, lodging, etc.)

As always, the U.S. Embassy urges U.S. citizens to enroll at to receive emergency updates from the Embassy and should monitor the Embassy website and Twitter feed for up-to-date information.

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