Health Alert: Changes to Jeddah Curfew

Health Alert: Changes to Jeddah Curfew

Message for U.S. Citizens – June 6, 2020

Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Event: The Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has announced new curfew restrictions for the city of Jeddah designed to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus. These restrictions begin today, Saturday, June 6, and will remain in effect until Saturday, June 20. During this period, movement will be restricted within the city between 3 PM and 6 AM; entry to and exit from Jeddah are prohibited during curfew hours. Attendance at public and private workplaces is suspended, with the exception of those specific jobs and professions previously exempted. Attendance at mosques and dine-in service at restaurants and cafes is suspended. Gatherings of more than five people are prohibited.

Actions to Take:

For Assistance Contact:

U.S. Embassy Riyadh

Abdullah Ibn Hudhafah As Sahmi Street Roundabout no. 9, Diplomatic Quarter Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Telephone:  (966) (11) 488-3800
Emergency Telephone:  (966) (11) 488-3800
Fax:  (966) (11) 488-7670

U.S. Consulate General Jeddah

Al Safa Street, Al Muhammadiyah District, near the new American School building.
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Phone: (966) (12) 220-5000
Emergency Telephone: (966) (12) 220-5000

Flight assistance line:  (966) 55-605-7594
Fax: (966) (12) 220-5093

U.S. Consulate General Dhahran

Between KFUPM and King Abdulaziz Airbase, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Telephone: (966) (13) 330-3200
Emergency Telephone: (966) (13) 330-3200
Fax:  (966) (13) 330-6816

State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444 

Saudi Arabia Country Information 

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