Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Berlin, Germany, April 16, 2020
Event: Message to U.S. citizens regarding COVID-19
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On April 15, the German government, in coordination with the German states, announced preliminary plans to ease movement restrictions and reopen some businesses. U.S. citizens are reminded to follow all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. The federal government has provided a useful English-language FAQ covering the current public health and travel restrictions.
International commercial flight options currently exist from Germany. U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements immediately unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period. The U.S. government does not anticipate arranging repatriation flights from Germany at this time.
The U.S. Embassy in Berlin and Consulates General Frankfurt and Munich are only able to offer emergency services. Mission Germany regularly assesses the situation and will re-open for routine consular services as soon as it is safe for both the public and our staff.
Visit our website for the latest information about COVID-19.
For emergency American citizen services, including emergency passports, please contact the Embassy or appropriate Consulate General:
U.S. Embassy Berlin
+49-30-8305-0 (business hours)
+49-30-8305-0 (after hours)
U.S. Consulate General Frankfurt
+49-69-7535-0 (business hours)
+49-69-7535-0 (after hours)
U.S. Consulate General Munich
+49-89-2888-580 (business hours)
+49-89-2888-0 (after hours)
State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or +1 202-501-4444
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