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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Mexico City
March 13, 2020

Location: Guanajuato State, Mexico

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

The U.S. Embassy has updated its travel restrictions for U.S. personnel visiting Guanajuato state for official business. U.S. government employees may not travel to the area south of and including Highway 45D, Celaya, Salamanca, and Irapuato.

The Travel Advisory for Mexico will be updated to reflect this change.

Actions to Take:


  • For Emergency Assistance for U.S. citizens in Mexico, call 1-800-681-9374 from Mexico or 1-844-528-6611 from the United States.

The U.S. Embassy in Mexico City is located at:
Paseo de la Reforma 305
Colonia Cuauhtémoc
06500, Ciudad de México
Phone: +52-55-5080-2000
Fax: +52-55-5080-2005
E-Mail: ACSMexicoCity@state.gov