Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Juba

Location: South Sudan

EventFlight Departure from Juba to Addis Ababa on Friday, April 10, 2020 

The U.S. Embassy in Juba has confirmed availability of seats on a commercial flight with Ethiopian Airlines from Juba to Addis Ababa on Friday, April 10, 2020.  This flight may be cancelled at any time. This flight may be delayed or changed at any time.  If you want to leave South Sudan, do so now.  This may be the last flight out of South Sudan.  

  • Airline: Ethiopian, flight ET 355
  • Estimated departure time: 4:50 pm (1650), April 10, 2020
  • How to book:
  • Go to the Ethiopian Airlines website ( and purchase a ticket – if you were previously booked on a cancelled U.S. Embassy coordinated Ethiopian flight, contact Ethiopian Airlines directly.
  • If the April 10th flight does not load on Ethiopian Airline’s website, refresh until it does.
  • Contact Ethiopian directly at the Airport Office located on Ministries Road, Panorama Building Ground Floor, Juba.  Phone: +211 927773498
  • All travelers must have an onward ticket departing Addis Ababa or the traveler will be quarantined in Addis Ababa for 14 days at the traveler’s expense. 
  • If a traveler has a long layover (overnight, less than 24 hours in duration) the traveler will be required to stay at a Government of Ethiopia approved hotel at the traveler’s expense.
  • All travelers should book Washington IAD as their first Port of Entry into the United States, no matter what the traveler’s ultimate destination is.  Other destinations from Addis to the United States are routinely getting canceled due to lack of demand.
  • Any questions regarding this flight should be directed to the airline or travel agent.

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