Message for U.S. Citizens – Change in Travel Policy for U.S. Government Employees in Sonora

Message for U.S. Citizens – U. S. Consulate General Hermosillo, Mexico (December 28, 2018)

Location:  Sonora State, Mexico

Event:  Change in Travel Policy for U.S. Government Employees in Sonora State

U.S. government employees may now travel during daylight hours on Highway 15 south of Hermosillo to points including San Carlos, Guaymas, and Empalme.  Employees may not travel south of Federal Highway 16 and east of Highway 15 (below Hermosillo) or to points south of Empalme.

The Department of State has updated the Travel Advisory for Mexico to reflect this information.

Travel advice for the remainder of Sonora state is unchanged.  The travel rating for Sonora state remains at Level 3:  Reconsider Travel.  There are no additional changes to the November 15, 2018, Travel Advisory for Mexico at this time.

Actions to Take:

Assistance:

U.S. Consulate General Hermosillo, Mexico
01-662-690-3262 (from Mexico)
1-844-528-6611 (from the United States)
HermoACS@state.gov|
https://mx.usembassy.gov/embassy-consulates/

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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