CDC Recommendations

Updated March 29, 2020

As the COVID-19 outbreak has continued to spread, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is now making the following recommendations to travelers. It is not clear when the CDC will lift or modify the following recommendations. Please visit the CDC Coronavirus Disease 2019 Travel page for the most up-to-date information.

LEVEL 3: Widespread ongoing transmission with restrictions on entry to the United States

CDC recommends that travelers avoid all nonessential travel to the following destinations. Entry of foreign nationals from these destinations has been suspended.

LEVEL 3: Widespread ongoing transmission without restrictions on entry to the United States

CDC recommends that travelers avoid all nonessential travel to the following destinations:

LEVEL 2: Ongoing community transmission

CDC recommends that older adults and people of any age with serious chronic medical conditions should consider postponing nonessential travel to most global destinations.

LEVEL 1: Limited community transmission

CDC recommends travelers practice usual health precautions recommended for their destination.


Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Coronavirus Disease 2019 Information for Travel

Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner Travel Insurance Cancellations

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Travel Guidance

Federal Aviation Administration & Centers for Disease Control Guidance for Air Carriers & Crews