Health Alert: Payment Deadline EXTENDED for Flight Tentatively Scheduled for May 20 – U.S. Embassy Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso

Location: Burkina Faso 


The Embassy heard from a significant number of people who wish to travel on this flight and have not been able to pay due to the difficulties with the credit card machine.  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO DEPART ON THE MAY 20 FLIGHT AND HAVE NOT PAID, PLEASE EMAIL US IMMEDIATELY AT CONSULAROUAGA@STATE.GOV; PLEASE INCLUDE A PHONE NUMBER. 

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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