U.S. Travel is monitoring recent developments regarding the Zika virus and its potential impact on travel to and within the United States. While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that widespread transmission here is unlikely at this time, the association is prepared to activate our industry's readiness efforts when and if needed.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has publicly cautioned against instituting travel or trade bans in response to the Zika virus, even as the organization declared the outbreak to be a public health emergency.
"The committee found no public health justification for restrictions on travel or trade to prevent the spread of Zika virus." — WHO Director-General Dr. Margaret Chan
There are currently no travel notices within the continental United States. Find the latest Zika travel information from CDC.
General talking points and additional industry resources are available below. Links to the most up-to-date official sources can be found on the right-hand bar. We will keep this page updated with the latest information.