South Korea Travel Advisory

Travel Advisory
November 23, 2020

South Korea - Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution

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Exercise increased caution to South Korea due to COVID-19. 

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 2 Travel Health Notice for South Korea due to COVID-19.   

South Korea has resumed most transportation options, (including airport operations and re-opening of borders) and business operations (including day cares and schools). Other improved conditions have been reported within South Korea. U.S. citizens are reminded that a mandatory 14-day quarantine remains in effect for inbound travelers. Visit the Embassy's COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in South Korea.

If you decide to travel to South Korea:

Last Update: Reissued with updates to COVID-19 information.

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Assistance for U.S. Citizens

U.S. Embassy Seoul
188 Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu,
Seoul 03141, Korea
Telephone
+(82) (2) 397-4114
Emergency
+(82) (2) 397-4114
Fax
+(82) (2) 397-4101

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