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Message for U.S. Citizens: Travel Direct from the United States and Other Select Countries Resumes
(May 30, 2021)
May 30, 2021

Location: Country-wide

The Saudi Ministry of Interior announced today that travelers from eleven previously restricted countries, including the United States, will be allowed to travel directly to Saudi Arabia, if they follow existing entry requirements.  The countries are: the United States, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom.  Travelers will need to follow applicable quarantine measures.  More information on quarantine requirements in Saudi Arabia can be found here: COVID-19 Information | U.S. Embassy & Consulates in Saudi Arabia (usembassy.gov).  This updated travel policy will be implemented starting Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 1:00 PM local time.

For Assistance Contact:

U.S. Embassy Riyadh

Abdullah Ibn Hudhafah As Sahmi Street Roundabout no. 9, Diplomatic Quarter Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Telephone: (966) (11) 835-4000

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

Telephone: (966) (12) 220-5000

Fax: (966) (12) 220-5093



U.S. Consulate General Dhahran

Between KFUPM and King Abdulaziz Airbase, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Telephone: (966) (13) 330-3200

Fax: (966) (13) 330-6816


State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444


State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444


Saudi Arabia Country Information

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