Health Alert: Additional Seats on Flight Tentatively Scheduled for May 20 – U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

LocationBurkina Faso 

Event:  Available Seats on the Flight Tentatively Scheduled for May 20, 2020

As of this time, the U.S. Embassy has several seats available on a flight tentatively scheduled from Ouagadougou to Dulles, VA on May 20, 2020.  Economy seats are $2,200, first class $3,000.  If you are an American citizen, a Legal Permanent Resident or an eligible third country national, please fill out this form .

The U.S. Embassy strongly encourages any American citizen wishing to return to the United States to avail themselves of this flight.  At this time, he Embassy is not planning on organizing further repatriation flights and there is no guarantee the Ouagadougou International Airport will return to normal operations in the near future.

Persons who have pre-registered for this flight should have already received multiple email communications form the Embassy.  If you have not received any and understand you should be pre-registered for the flight, please email us at

Encourage your friends and family members to register at so they receive Embassy updates. 

Effective April 3, 2020 The staff at U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou will be teleworking full time.  The Embassy remains open and continues to operate in Burkina Faso. 

Routine consular services remain suspended.  For emergency American Citizens Services, including emergency passports, please email or visit our website for additional information: 

Actions to Take:


  • U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

(226) 25 49 53 00

  • State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444