Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Lusaka Zambia

Location:  Zambia

Event:  The Government of Zambia has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19.  Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions or disruptions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice.

The embassy is aware of only one remaining commercial option to depart Lusaka and return to the United States on Ethiopian Airlines.  U.S. citizens who are considering returning to the United States are urged to work with Ethiopian Airlines immediately to make travel arrangements while flights are still available.  Booking and local contact information can be found at the following sites:

https://www.ethiopianairlines.com/aa/book/booking

https://www.ethiopianairlines.com/aa/services/help-and-contact/worldwide-contacts/zambia

If you are unable to book a flight through Ethiopian Airlines directly, please contact the embassy’s American Citizen Services (ACS) Unit using one of the options shown below.

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