On February 11, 2020 the World Health Organization announced an official name for the disease that is causing the current outbreak of coronavirus disease, COVID-19. CDC will be updating our website and other CDC materials to reflect the updated name.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 Information for Travel
This page includes information about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) for travelers and travel related industries.
- South Korea
Community spread means people have been infected with the virus, including some who are not sure how or where they became infected. At this time, the extent of virus spread is not sustained or widespread enough to meet the criteria for a travel notice. If that changes, CDC will update this page.