CBP Announces Changes in Mariposa Commercial Facility Hours of Operation
Beginning April 6 – crossing will operate from 8am thru 8pm
TUCSON, Ariz. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Port of Nogales, has announced temporary reduced hours of operation at the Mariposa Crossing due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
At the request of Servicio de Administración Tributaria de Nogales (SAT) Administrator, the Mariposa Crossing will modify operational hours to 8am-8pm for pedestrian and vehicular traffic, until further notice. Commercial traffic hours remain unchanged, at this time.
“The Port of Nogales continually works closely with local partners and industry stakeholders,” stated Area Port Director Michael Humphries. “The reduction in hours will further CBP measures to protect our employees from exposure while stopping the potential spread of COVID-19.”
To avoid any potential delays, CBP encourages travelers to download the CBP Border Wait Time App through their mobile device. The CBP Border Wait Time app displays live estimated wait times and open lane statuses at U.S. land ports of entry.
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U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between official ports of entry. CBP is charged with securing the borders of the United States while enforcing hundreds of laws and facilitating lawful trade and travel.