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Health Alert – Suspension of Incoming Commercial Flights
May 12, 2020

On May 11, the Republic of Cyprus announced the suspension of regular, incoming commercial flights is extended until at least May 28.

The U.S. Embassy is aware of the following flights departing Cyprus.  We strongly advise U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents temporarily in the Republic of Cyprus who want to return to the United States to consider these options unless they are prepared to remain in Cyprus for an indefinite period:

Atlantic Travel

May 14: Larnaca to Oslo and Stockholm

Tickets may be purchased directly from Atlantic Travel: https://www.airatlantic.eu/#about

Cyprus Airways

May 15:  Larnaca to Paris

May 17:  Larnaca to Frankfurt

May 27:  Larnaca to Amsterdam.

Tickets may be purchased directly from Cyprus Airways:  https://www.cyprusairways.com

These are commercially-operated flights and NOT U.S. government-operated flights.  U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents are responsible for arranging and purchasing follow-on tickets to the United States and must have follow-on tickets to board these flights.  All travelers are advised to visit the COVID-19 webpages of the U.S. embassies in the respective countries of transit for information on travel restrictions, airport operations, and available hotels.

This information is being provided for your consideration.  These flights are only for those residing in the Republic of Cyprus.  Please email CyprusUSCitizen@state.gov if you book tickets on these flights.

Actions to Take:


+357 2239-3939 (after hours; wait for recorded message, then press 0)

Email: ACSNicosia@state.gov

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444