Health Alert – (COVID-19 Update #16) U.S. Embassy Jakarta

ALERT - Health Alert (State Dept.)

Alert – U.S. Embassy Jakarta, Indonesia, April 3, 2020

Location:  Indonesia

Event:  Health Alert: (COVID-19 Update #16) U.S. Embassy Jakarta, Indonesia

International commercial flight options currently exist in Indonesia.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements as soon as possible unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  The U.S. government does not currently anticipate arranging repatriation flights in Indonesia at this time.

Our most current information indicates there are 32 commercial flights per week out of Indonesia by which U.S. citizens can return to the United States:

  • 24 from Jakarta (13 via Tokyo, 3 via Doha, 1 via Bangkok, 5 via Hongkong, and 2 via Amsterdam)
  • 8 from Bali (4 via Doha and 4 via Seoul)

We strongly encourage U.S. citizens, whenever they travel abroad, to enroll their travel plans on using the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP), and to read the country information found on the site.

Actions to Take:

  • Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.
  • For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19 please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.
  • Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on for the latest information.
  • Check with your airlines or cruise lines regarding any updated information about your travel plans and/or restrictions.
  • Visit our Embassy webpage for information on conditions in Indonesia.
  • Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the United States.
  • Seek medical care right away if you believe you may have COVID-19 (or similar symptoms) or were exposed to someone who may have COVID-19 in the last six weeks.


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