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 Important Notices!


The criminal vandalism directed at the U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa on the afternoon of May 31, 2019, caused damage that has forced the Consular Section to cancel all visa appointments and routine services for U.S. citizens for the week of June 24-28, 2019.  Until access for visa applicants and U.S. citizens is restored, the Consular Section is unable to offer any new appointments.

 The Embassy has cancelled all consular interviews and will notify these applicants of the cancellation of their appointments via e-mail.


Dear Student Visa Applicant (F / J):
We are working on re-establishing our operations in order to accommodate your visa application as soon as possible.

In the meantime, if you are applying for a F1 / J1 student visa for the first time, please send us a copy of your I-20 or DS-2019 form to

Returning students, who need a new visa, should provide a document indicating the date on which you will resume your study program in the United States.

Until we are able to resume full operations, we will work directly with applicants who must be in the United Sates by July 1st, 2019.

Please monitor for updates from the Consular Section regarding regular appointment scheduling.



Consular section
Embassy of the United States
Tegucigalpa, Honduras


 We are currently facing an outage in the Call Center's local phone number 504-22028959.

Callers in Honduras can dial: 2231-3120, 2235-9660,  2235-9618  or  please go to to know the alternative ways to contact us.


Reciprocity Fee – Effective 15, September, 2018

Hondurans who qualify for E1/E2, F1/F2, H1B, L1/L2, or R1/R2 visas must pay a reciprocity fee at the conclusion of the interview. This fee is in addition to the nonimmigrant visa application fee.

To learn more about the required payment, go to:

 On June 26, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision that allows continued implementation of Presidential Proclamation 9645 (P.P.). Certain nationals of Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, Yemen, and Venezuela are subject to the restrictions and limitations. More information is available at this link.


If you are a citizen of a Visa Waiver Program partner but unable to travel to the United States under that program, you should apply for a nonimmigrant visa at least three months in advance of your desired travel. If you do not have imminent travel plans, you should pay the nonimmigrant visa application fee, fill out the DS-160 nonimmigrant visa application form at, and schedule a visa appointment. If your travel is imminent, you may request an expedited visa appointment. Please include in your request the date and purpose of your travel, as well as a copy of any U.S. Customs and Border Protection message you may have received regarding your ESTA status.

More information about restrictions to travel under the Visa Waiver Program, including the requirement for an electronic passport, is available at


As of November 29, 2016, Chinese citizens with 10-year B1, B2 or B1/B2 visas in Peoples’ Republic of China passports are required to update their biographical and other information from their visa application through the Electronic Visa Update System (EVUS) before travelling to the United States. This update must be done every two years, or upon getting a new passport or B1, B2, or B1/B2 visa, whichever occurs first. 

EVUS enrollment is available at There is currently no fee for EVUS enrollment.  Until a fee is implemented, travelers can enroll in EVUS without charge. The Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will keep visa holders informed of new information at




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Welcome to the U.S. Visa Information Service for Honduras. On this website you can find information about U.S. immigrant and nonimmigrant visas and the requirements to apply for each. You can also learn how to pay the required visa application fee, and book an interview appointment at the U.S. Embassy in Tegucigalpa.

This is the official visa information website of the U.S. Mission in Honduras.