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Updated Travel Advisory: United Arab Emirates (June 9, 2021)
June 9, 2021

Following is the text of the current Department of State Travel Advisory for UAE, issued on June 8, 2021, as part of a worldwide update of travel advisories:

United Arab Emirates – Level 3: Reconsider Travel

Reconsider travel to the United Arab Emirates due to COVID-19.

Read the Department of State’s COVID-19  page before you plan any international travel.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for United Arab Emirates due to COVID-19, indicating a high level of COVID-19 in the country. Visit the Embassy’s COVID-19 page for more information on COVID-19 in the United Arab Emirates.

Due to risks to civil aviation operating within the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman region, including the United Arab Emirates, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued an advisory Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) and/or a Special Federal Aviation Regulation (SFAR). For more information U.S. citizens should consult the Federal Aviation Administration’s Prohibitions, Restrictions and Notices. 

Read the country information page.

If you decide to travel to the UAE: