Alert: Resumption of Air Travel Between Arequipa and Lima, and Additional Repatriation Flight on September 17, Peru (September 2, 2020)

Location: Peru (countrywide)

Domestic Air Travel Resumes Between Arequipa and Lima: Per the most recent Supreme Decree quarantine restrictions have been lifted for the city of Arequipa.  The  Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Arequipa confirms that air travel between Arequipa and Lima will begin today September 2. For more information safety protocols and requirements please visit Aeropuertos Andinos de Peru at (Spanish): https://www.aap.com.pe/articulos/4JoHcqP6UBpP1RXNeSj_Q_Vp4SZvT5SM.  

Upcoming Repatriation Flights:  The U.S. Embassy continues to work with the Peruvian government and multiple travel providers to offer additional repatriation flights for September.  We will continue to announce all viable travel options through these email alerts. One additional flight has been added with Solange Reps for Thursday, September 17.

The following flights are currently scheduled:

  • Solange Reps-Lima to Miami (MIA) on Friday, September 4 operated by Delta Airlines.  This flight is sold out.
  • Solange Reps-Lima to Miami (MIA) on Friday, September 11 operated by Delta Airlines.  This flight is sold out.
  • Solange Reps-Lima to Miami (MIA) on Tuesday, September 15 operated by Viva Airlines. Interested travelers should complete this form: https://solangereps.typeform.com/to/KBEb3BDT.
  • Solange Reps-Lima to Miami (MIA) on Thursday, September 17 operated by Delta Airlines. This is not a U.S. Embassy flight. Interested travelers should complete this form: https://solangereps.typeform.com/to/cRAAqMIK.
  • The above Solange Reps flights are open to U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs). For additional information on the above flights, contact private tour operator  Solange Reps directly by calling or sending a WhatsApp message to +1-786-387-0000, +51-952-396-417  or +51 987 565171 or visiting their Facebook page:  Solange Reps Tu Mayorista.
  • GSV Travel-Lima to Miami (MIA) on Friday, September 18 operated by Delta Airlines. This flight is open to U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs). Interested travelers should complete this form: https://bit.ly/2EAlHFe. This is not a U.S. Embassy flight.  For additional information, contact private tour operator  GSV TRAVEL & Partners (Turifax, Difference Travel) directly by calling or sending a WhatsApp message to  +51 999880040,  +51 990990833 or +51 997535024 or visiting their Facebook page:  GSV Travel .

U.S. citizens who wish to depart Peru should purchase a ticket NOW.  DO NOT WAIT FOR THE U.S. EMBASSY TO CONTACT YOU.  If you are not a U.S. citizen, you may be subject to additional questioning or denied boarding by Peruvian government authorities prior to exiting the country.  Visa and ESTA holders, including those accompanying U.S. citizens, should be prepared to provide supporting documentation to Peruvian Immigration ​confirming your emergency need to depart Peru.

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