Alert: Temporary Closure of Cusco Consular Agency and Upcoming Repatriation Flights, Peru (July 17, 2020)

Location: Peru (countrywide)

Temporary Closure of the Cusco Consular Agency: The U.S. Embassy’s Consular Agency in Cusco will be closed beginning Monday, July 20, and is scheduled to reopen by mid-November 2020.   U.S. citizens in need of routine or emergency consular services may contact the U.S. Embassy in Lima via email at LimaACS@state.gov, CuscoACS@state.gov or by calling +51-1-618-2000.   Domestic travel (by air and land) resumed on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, throughout most regions of Peru, including flights between Lima and Cusco.  For more information refer to the Ministry of Transport and Communications (MTC) published safety protocols (in Spanish) available at: https://www.gob.pe/institucion/mtc/noticias/206498-conozca-los-lineamientos-de-transporte-aereo-de-pasajeros-para-la-prevencion-del-covid-19-publicado-por-el-mtc.

Repatriation Flights:  To date, 12,167 U.S. citizens have departed Peru on repatriation flights.   All U.S. citizens who still wish to depart Peru should contact one of our travel partners directly to purchase a ticket on a repatriation flight. We continue to announce viable scheduled flights through travel partners in our email alerts.  DO NOT WAIT TO BE CONTACTED BY THE U.S. EMBASSY TO PURCHASE A TICKET ON A REPATRIATION FLIGHT International borders remain closed for the near future.  If you remain in Peru, please continue to follow Peruvian government health and safety guidelines and quarantine restrictions.

The following repatriation flights are scheduled at this time:

Eastern Airlines:  Tickets are on sale for an Eastern Airlines flight from Lima to Miami (MIA) on Wednesday, July 22.  This flight is open to U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs).  To purchase tickets, visit https://goeasternair.com, call +1 (855) 216-7601, or send a WhatsApp message to +52-1-800-953-1800.

Solange Reps Travel Agency: Private tour operator Solange Reps is planning a flight from Lima to Miami (MIA) on Friday, July 24. The flight is open to U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents (LPRs).  Interested travelers should complete this form: https://solangereps.typeform.com/to/GZcPF3lm.  This is not a U.S. Embassy flight. For additional information, contact Solange Reps directly by calling or sending a WhatsApp message to +1 (786) 387-0000 or +51-952-396-417 or visiting their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Solangereps.Mayoristapreferida.
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