Travel is widely restricted within China, with transport in and out of Wuhan suspended, including air, train and buses. China said starting Jan. 27 that it is suspending all tour groups and the sale of flight and hotel packages for citizens headed overseas.
Some airlines are offering waivers to rebook flights that are traveling to, from and through Shanghai and Beijing.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has warned against all nonessential travel to Hubei Province, China, where Wuhan is located, and an alert to take enhanced precautions if traveling to other parts of China.
Numerous countries are conducting entry screenings of travelers from China including at London’s Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Paris’ Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and at the Atlanta (ATL), Chicago (ORD), Los Angeles (LAX), New York (JFK), and San Francisco (SFO) airports in the United States.