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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Tirana, Albania
April 17, 2020

Location:  Albania

Event: The U.S. Embassy has learned of a charter flight from Tirana to Frankfurt departing Tuesday, April 21 at 10:00 a.m.  If you are a U.S citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident and are interested in receiving more information about this flight, please immediately email ACSTirana@state.gov

Please note that due to current airline and Frankfurt Airport restrictions, no pets or checked baggage will be permitted on this flight.  Passengers will only be permitted one carry-on bag.  All passengers will be required to purchase the ticket to Frankfurt as well as for their onward flight from Frankfurt to the United States.  Proof of a reservation on a connecting flight to the United States will be required to reserve the ticket on a flight from Tirana.Passengers will need to pay separately for the flight from Tirana to Frankfurt.


  • Email ACSTirana@state.gov with the names, dates of birth, passport numbers and medical conditions of interested travelers.
  • Enroll in Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) to receive security updates.
  • Visit our Embassy webpage on COVID-19.
  • Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on travel.state.gov for the latest information.
  • Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the United States.
  • For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19 please see the CDC’s latest recommendations.


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