Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Juba

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Juba (March 31, 2020)

Location:  South Sudan 

EventFlight Departure from Juba to Addis Ababa on April 2, 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 Thursday, April 2, 2020.

Currently, this is the only way to depart South Sudan.  If you need to leave South Sudan, consider booking this flight now:

  • Airline: Ethiopian, flight ET 353
  • Departure time: 4:00 pm (160April 2, 2020
  • How to book:
    Go to the Ethiopian Airlines website ( purchase a new ticket – even if you were previously booked on an Ethiopian Flight.
    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 choose Washington IAD as their Port of Entry, no matter where the traveler’s final destination in the United States is. Flights from Addis to other destinations in the United States are being routinely canceled by Ethiopian Airlines due to lack of demand.
  • Any questions regarding this flight should be directed to the airline or travel agent.

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