Reconsider travel to Armenia due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.
Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Armenia due to COVID-19.
Armenia has lifted stay at home orders, resumed public transportation options, and now allows virtually all business operations. The Government of Armenia has suspended entry of third country nationals into Armenia, with some exceptions. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in Armenia.
Do not travel to:
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If you decide to travel to Armenia:
Nagorno-Karabakh—Do Not Travel
Casualties continue to occur in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. Intermittent gunfire and occasional use of artillery systems, including land mines and mortars, result in deaths and injuries each year. Avoid roads near the ‘line of contact’ and roads near the international border between Armenia and Azerbaijan.
The U.S. government is unable to provide emergency services to U.S. citizens in Nagorno-Karabakh as U.S. government employees are restricted from traveling there.
Last Update: Reissued with updates to COVID-19 information.