Alert: Return of Limited International Flights and Status of Upcoming Repatriation Flights, Peru (September 28, 2020)

Location: Peru (countrywide)

Phase 4 of Economic Reactivation: On Friday, September 25, Peruvian President Martín Vizcarra announced that Peru will begin phase 4 of economic reactivation in October, including the resumption of a limited number of international flights. Beginning October 1, stores will be able to operate at 60% capacity and restaurants at 50%; travel agencies and tour operators may resume operations, while bars and cinemas will remain closed. For more information on activities that will resume under phase 4, please see Supreme Decree No. 157-2020-PCM which can be found here (in Spanish): https://busquedas.elperuano.pe/normaslegales/decreto-supremo-que-aprueba-la-fase-4-de-la-reanudacion-de-a-decreto-supremo-n-157-2020-pcm-1888160-3/.

Return of Limited International Flights: Media outlets report that international flights will resume on October 5 to and from Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. At this time, we have not received a notification from the Government of Peru as to when flights to or from the United States will resume. Should you wish to travel to the United States, it may be possible to do so by connecting to a U.S.-bound flight from one of the countries listed above, but travelers should check https://travel.state.gov/ for country-specific travel information before deciding to transit through one of these countries as their regulations may change at any time. Please work directly with your travel provider for available options.

Upcoming flights: Private tour operators GSV Travel & Turifax are offering a flight from Lima to Miami on Friday, October 9, operated by Delta Airlines. Interested travelers should complete this form: https://forms.gle/WT9oWNhPKH8KsXYS6. This flight is open to U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs). For additional information on the above flights, contact GSV Travel & Turifax directly by calling or sending a WhatsApp message to +51 936 260 809, +51 999 880 040, +51 990 990 833, or +51 981 263 732 or by visiting their Facebook page: GSV Travel & Turifax.

Private tour operator Solange Reps has cancelled its flight from Lima to Miami (MIA) on Friday, October 2, operated by Delta Airlines. Please contact Solange Reps directly for more information.

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