News & Events

Information for U.S. Citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents

Please visit https://covid19.gob.sv/ for the latest information on the spread of COVID-19 in El Salvador. Message from the U.S. Embassy Spokesperson: On March 18, 2020, the government of El Salvador suspended all commercial flights. They have announced that commercial flights will resume on August 6, 2020. The U.S. Embassy in El Salvador continues to coordinate repatriation ...
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Repatriation Flights: Booking information

The Government of El Salvador closed the international airport in San Salvador to all departing and arriving commercial flights as of March 18, 2020. They have not announced a date in which the airport will reopen to commercial flights. U.S Embassy-arranged repatriation flight options are open to U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents of the ...
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Information for Salvadoran citizens in the United States during the COVID-19 emergency

Information for Salvadoran citizens in the United States during  the COVID-19 emergency   (Please see the USCIS official page for the most updated information: https://www.uscis.gov/visit-united-states/extend-your-stay) To all Salvadoran citizens who were traveling in the United States and cannot return to their country due to the closure of the “Oscar Arnulfo Romero” International Airport, the United ...
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FAQ

FAQ To receive the most updated information available we recommend you monitor our twitter account: https://twitter.com/USEmbassySV and visit our webpage https://sv.usembassy.gov/ Repatriation Flights Is it true that there are flights going to the U.S.? Yes. We are actively coordinating repatriation flights to depart from the international airport in El Salvador. Please visit our website ( https://sv.usembassy.gov ) for ...
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244th U.S. Independence Day Celebration

Remarks by Ambassador Ronald Johnson 244th U.S. Independence Day Celebration Saturday, July 4, 2020, 7:00 P.M., San Salvador *** This is a courtesy translation. Only the original Spanish version should be considered authoritative.  Good evening. Today, I bring greetings to all Salvadorans on behalf of our President, Donald Trump, and the people of the United ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador (July 3, 2020) Location: El Salvador Event: The Government of El Salvador reports 7,267 confirmed cases of COVID-19, 202 deaths and 4,272 recovered patients. Humanitarian Flights: United Airlines and Avianca notified the U.S. Embassy that they will offer humanitarian flights for U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent ...
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U.S. Government Delivers Donation to 12 Municipalities for the Prevention of COVID-19

U.S. Government Delivers Donation to 12 Municipalities for the Prevention of COVID-19 July 2, 2020 The United States Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), delivered, between Tuesday and today, a $300,000 donation of supplies, equipment and tools to 12 municipalities to support COVID-19 prevention efforts  and the provision of essential public ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador

Health Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador (July 1, 2020) Location: El Salvador Event: The Government of El Salvador reports 6,736 confirmed cases of COVID-19, 182 deaths and 3,964 recovered patients. Humanitarian Flights: United Airlines and Avianca notified the U.S. Embassy that they will offer humanitarian flights for U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents. ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy San Salvador, El Salvador (June 26, 2020)

Location:  El Salvador Event: The Government of El Salvador reports 5,517 confirmed cases of COVID-19, 133 deaths and 3,293 recovered patients. Humanitarian Flights: United Airlines and Avianca notified the U.S. Embassy that they will offer humanitarian flights for U.S. citizens and Lawful Permanent Residents. Avianca Avianca will offer flights on the following dates: Monday, June 29 – ...
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