Reconsider travel to Turkmenistan due to Embassy Ashgabat’s limited capacity to provide support to U.S. citizens, and COVID-19-related restrictions.
Country Summary: Currently, international commercial flights are suspended. Charter flights are infrequent and often operate out of cities that are located hundreds of miles from Ashgabat.
Please read the country information page for additional information on travel to Turkmenistan.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has determined Turkmenistan has an unknown level of COVID-19. Visit the CDC page for the latest Travel Health Information related to your travel. Commercial transportation to and from Turkmenistan is not available or only sporadically available. It may be difficult to enter and leave Turkmenistan and travelers should expect delays entering Turkmenistan and returning to the United States.
If you decide to travel to Turkmenistan:
Last Update: Reissued with updates to health and travel information.