Health Alert: Repatriation Flight on or around May 22, 2020

Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Khartoum, Sudan has confirmed a repatriation flight with limited capacity for private U.S. citizens on a reimbursable basis, departing Khartoum International Airport on or around May 22, 2020.  The flight will terminate in Washington DC (Dulles International Airport, IAD).  U.S. citizens who wish to join this potential flight should be ready to travel on or around May 22, 2020Please note that this flight may be subject to cancellation.  The U.S. Embassy in Sudan has no information regarding Sudan airport and border closures after May 20, 2020.

The U.S. Embassy in Sudan will e-mail logistical information, including how to reserve a seat on the flight, only to persons who expressed interest through this form.  U.S. citizens in possession of valid U.S. passports – please read below for next steps:

  1. U.S. citizens who have already filled out the form expressing interest: we have received your interest, no further action is required.  Continue to monitor your email for further details
  2. U.S. citizens who have filled out the form expressing interest but are no longer interested: please email us at to notify us that you are no longer interested
  3. U.S. citizens who have not filled out the form but want to join this flight: please fill out this form now to express your interest.  You should complete the form for each family member in your group

Please do not call or e-mail to confirm receipt of your form. 

Please note that all passengers will need to reimburse the U.S. government for the flight, and you must sign a promissory note before boarding.  No payment will be required prior to the flight.  The confirmed one-way ticket cost, per passenger, is:

  • Adult (12 y/o and older): USD 1093.88
  • Child (2 y/o to 12 y/o): USD 830.88
  • Infant (younger than 2 y/o): USD 150.88

Individuals on this potential transport may be subject to CDC screening, health observation, monitoring requirements, and existing DHS entry requirements. Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the U.S.

Passengers are responsible for their onward transportation from Washington DC (Dulles International Airport, IAD).  The United States government is unable to provide any individual flight assistance.

Due to the possibility of an extended disruption, please see the CDC’s latest recommendations for the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19.

Additional information, including the latest alerts and messages pertaining to Sudan may be found here.

Actions to Take:

  • If you are a U.S. citizen wishing to depart Sudan but are unable to depart, please fill out this formfor you and each traveler.  If you have already filled out the form, do not submit another one
  • Visit our Embassy webpage information on conditions in Sudan
  • Check with your airlines, cruise lines, or travel operators regarding any updated information about your travel plans and/or restrictions
  • Monitor local media press releases and government announcements
  • Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information
  • Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on for the latest information
  • Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the United States

We would like to reassure you that we will update U.S. citizens on this current situation as quickly as possible, and strongly urge you to refer to our website for the latest updates.

For after-hours American Citizen Services emergency, please call us at +249 18 702 2000 and ask to speak to the Embassy duty officer.

Consular Section
U.S. Embassy Khartoum, Sudan
Phone: + (249) (187) 02287
+ (249) (187) 022000 (after hours)