There is an ongoing outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) first identified in Wuhan, China. The global public health threat posed by COVID-19 is high, with more than 100,000 reported cases worldwide.
The government of Sint Maarten has confirmed no cases of COVID-19 in the country.
On March 14, 2020 the government of Sint Maarten announced that effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 all international flights and cruises originating from the United States of America, Europe and the United Kingdom to Sint Maarten are cancelled for a period of two weeks. This travel restriction also applies to other seafaring vessels.
The government of Sint Maarten has implemented enhanced screening and quarantine measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Travelers should be prepared for travel restrictions to be put into effect with little or no advance notice. Visit the website of the Government of Sint Maarten for additional information on these new measures.
Actions to Take:
- Check with your airlines or cruise lines regarding any updated information about your travel plans and/or restrictions to ensure your return travel is not disrupted.
- Consult the CDC website for the most up-to-date information.
- For the most recent information on what you can do to reduce your risk of contracting COVID-19 please see theCDC’s latest recommendations.
- Visit the COVID-19 crisis page on travel.state.gov for the latest information.
- Visit our Consulate webpage on COVID-19: https://cw.usconsulate.gov/news-events/covid-19-information/ for information on conditions in Sint Maarten.
- Visit the Department of Homeland Security’s website on the latest travel restrictions to the U.S.
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