This page last updated on 12 April 2020
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Charter flight for US citizens re-scheduled for April 19th (to be confirmed)
ALSO NOTE: The previous mention about possibility of limited availability on this flight for non-US nationals has changed; this is now apparently not possible. [see below, in the next section with advice from Gov.UK]
Message for U.S. Citizens: Change in Flight Departure Date from April 12 to April 19 | U.S. Embassy in The Kyrgyz Republic
The Department of State has arranged a special chartered flight for U.S. citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents departing the morning of April 19 (please note the datechange) from Manas International Airport. Exact departure time and routing are subject to change. All passengers will need to reimburse the U.S.
Current at: 16 April 2020 — see here
There are currently no commercial flight options scheduled from Bishkek and commercial flight options from Moscow to the UK are no longer available until May (see travel advice for Russia). All land borders have now been closed. You should also check with your airline or travel company for the latest information and follow local government announcements and media reporting. We will continue to update travel advice as we become aware of further options for leaving Kyrgyzstan.
You should monitor the Kyrgyz Government Ministry of Health website and the Kyrgyz Government website for updates. The British Embassy is issuing regular updates on Twitter and Facebook with the latest available information on departure options from Kyrgyzstan.
See additional advice on making travel plans to return to the UK, or what to do if you cannot depart immediately.
COVID-19 Health Alert April 2
There are no longer any international commercial flights operating out of Kyrgyzstan that are available for American citizens.
U.S. citizens who want to return to the United States and have been unable to do so are encouraged to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and provide your name, passport number, and contact email and phone. We will use this information for direct communication with you if further flight information becomes available.
Current situation (as of 5 April 2020):
KYRGYZSTAN – published 20.03.2020 – Flights to Kyrgyzstan are suspended.