International Travelers

IMPORTANT UPDATES FOR ENTRY INTO THE U.S.

As of November 8, 2021:

  • The travel ban has been lifted: the U.S. will reopen to air travelers from 33 countries, including China, India, Brazil, and most of Europe, who are fully vaccinated** against Covid 19.
  • Mixed vaccine doses are now accepted by the U.S.: the U.S. Center for Disease announced that individuals inoculated with any combination of two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine authorized by U.S. regulators or the World Health Organization (i.e., Pfizer/BioNTech, Johnson and Johnson/Janssen, Moderna, AstraZeneca/Oxford/Covishield, Sinopharm, Sinovac, and Covaxin/Bharat Biotech’s vaccine) would be considered fully vaccinated.

** Air travelers coming into the United States are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after receiving: a single dose of the Johnson and Johnson/Janssenvaccine, or the second dose of Pfizer/BioNTech, Johnson and Johnson/Janssen, Moderna, AstraZeneca/Oxford, Sinopharm, Sinovac or Covaxin; or any combination of two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine. Check with your airline for exact details.

U.S. Visas, Embassies, and Consulates

Getting to and from Sky Harbor Airport (PHX)

Located just 3 miles southeast of downtown, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, dubbed America’s Friendliest Airport, is the main airport for the Greater Phoenix area. Sky Harbor is served by 18 competitively priced carriers.

Public Transportation

The PHX Sky Train® (More Info)
Free service from the airport to the 44th St/Washington light rail station. Trains arrive and depart every 3-5 minutes and operate 24 hours a day.

Valley Metro Light Rail
Provides low-cost transportation ($2 one-way) from Sky Harbor Airport to downtown Phoenix and other points of interest within Greater Phoenix.

Going from the Airport to the Sheraton Phoenix on Public Transportation:

Phoenix Public Transportation Options

Taxis

A one-way fare from the airport to the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown starts at $16.

Rideshare (Uber, Lyft, etc.)

A one-way fare from the airport to the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown starts at $15.

More Info

You can find more information about transportation to/from the airport and getting around the Phoenix area by visiting here.

Meeting Venue

Located in downtown Phoenix, the Phoenix Convention Center will host the 74th Annual Meeting of the Division of Fluid Dynamics.