Questions tagged [irish-citizens]

For questions specifically about people travelling with Irish passports.

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How long do I need from landing in Zurich to get to a connecting flight to Dublin?

How long do I need from landing in Zurich to get to a connecting flight to Dublin? I will be arriving at Zurich airport on a flight from Geneva. I have an Irish passport. I am arriving from Geneva. ...
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Crossing countries in Georgia, Azerbaijan, Armenia and Iran

I hold an Irish Passport and arrive in Georgia next month. I have read many comments about having Armenian or Azerbaijan stamp in the passport which might cause problems in Armenia or Azerbaijan. What ...
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Lifting a South Africa “undesirable person” ban [closed]

I am not a South African citizen but I grew up there all my life. My whole family are South African citizens but I was born in Ireland but moved to South Africa when I was 6 months old. The home ...
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Will my Irish passport number change on renewal? [duplicate]

I am about to renew my Irish passport, and want to know if the passport number that I have will change? I have the newer type of passport that can be renewed online.
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Kuwait - practical difference between e-visa and visa on arrival?

Using Timatic (via the Emirates site) I see: British passport visiting Kuwait Visa required. Visa Issuance: Passengers with a British passport can obtain a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 3 ...
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Traveling to London and then Amsterdam next month. My U.S. passport expires in 5 months. Will I have an issue traveling?

I have an Irish passport as well so I was wondering if I can just use that to enter the countries.
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Can I travel from UK to Ireland without a parent? [closed]

I am an Irish citizen, 16 years of age, and I’m in the UK. Can I travel without a parent to Ireland?
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Does an Irish visitor to Canada need a visa for a day trip to the US?

My wife and I are traveling to Canada from Ireland (We are Irish citizens). We would like to visit Seattle in the USA for one night. Will we need a visa? If we do where do we apply?
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US visa run by entering Mexico? [duplicate]

I'm in the US visiting family (from Ireland). My 90 days comes to an end in about a week. Can I cross the border (Tijuana), have lunch and return - getting my passport stamped, letting me stay for ...
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Using an Irish passport card

I have recently supplemented my Irish passport with a passport card. This is a cute credit card sized thing that fits neatly in my wallet. According to the DFA site, it is valid in the EU, EEA, and ...
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How specific are the requirements for images submitted to create Irish passport cards?

Trying to get an Irish passport card but I hear so many people say that images that are approved on the website are rejected because they don't meet requirements. I'm just wondering, are the ...
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Entered USA on VWP; want to visit Canada, then return

I'm an Irish citizen visiting the US on the Visa Waiver Program. I have been on the east coast of the US for the summer traveling and sightseeing. On the first of August I plan on going to Canada to ...
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Dual Canadian / Irish Citizen moving to the UK

So I am a born Canadian citizen but also Irish and I hold both passports. I'm moving to the UK and I'm confused about entry at immigration. I know I have to leave Canada using my Canadian passport but ...
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Applying for a Russian visa in Estonia for someone not yet in Estonia?

I want to apply for two visas together, staying at the same accommodation (my name on the booking, other person's name does not appear). We are both Irish citizens but I currently live in Estonia, my ...
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Can I get a Turkish transit visa at Istanbul airport?

I am an Irish citizen and travelling to Nigeria through istanbul. can i get the transit visa at the airport since my transit time is about 14 hours?
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Can I travel up to one day before my passport expires?

My Irish passport expires on April 23rd. A colleague mentioned a passport can be refused if it is within 90 days of expiration. Is my passport valid to use up until April 22nd? More importantly: can ...
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Can I travel while waiting for my new passport?

My Irish passport expires on April 23rd. The process to replace my current passport with a new one takes at least 15 days. I beleive I have to send my current passport, along with an application form,...
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Are Irish citizens eligible for Global Entry or TSA Precheck?

Are Irish citizens eligible for Global Entry or TSA Precheck, if they already have a Redress Number?
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Flight transfer at Stansted Airport

My Ryanair flight from the Canary Islands lands at Stansted @ 15:30 on June 17. I am travelling on an Irish passport. Would I make a flight to Cork @ 16.50?
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Visa for holiday to New Zealand

I worked in New Zealand for 3 years left in 2015. Do I need to get a visa to go back for a holiday ? I'm from Ireland.
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Using ESTA to enter the US, when I also have an expired K1

My fiancé and I decided we would not use the K1 visa as we were not quite ready to get married. It has now expired, but before it did, we told the embassy we were not using it, and the embassy said ...
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Does being an Irish person born in the UK make me a previous British citizen?

I am an Irish citizen born in the UK, as far as I can tell I've not "applied" for British citizenship. I'm currently applying for visas and many of them are asking for previous citizenship. Was I ...
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I live in New Zealand and have a job offer from an Australian company. It's a remote position. Can I stay in New Zealand and work? [closed]

Irish national living in NZ. I have a working holiday visa and it runs out in September. Can I apply for a New Zealand Visa with a remote job? Should I get paid in Euro into my European account ? ...
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Hong Kong: Visa for Multiple Entries?

I will be travelling to Hong Kong in a few months' time. I hold dual nationality and neither of my nationalities requires a visa to enter Hong Kong. During my trip, I will travel to Korea for a few ...
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ESTA US Application

I am an Irish citizen and was planning a holiday with friends to New York next year. I am a full time mother and I am currently unemployed. Would I be refused entry to the US on an ESTA Application ...
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Medical coverage travelling to place of birth

Born in Ireland moved to Canada, now holds dual citizenship. Am I medically covered when travelling back home to Ireland to visit family?
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Dual citizen living in the US: What can I do to avoid using the US passport when applying for a Chinese visa?

I have to apply for a Chinese visa to go on my trip to China, in July 2015. I am a dual citizen with Ireland and the US. I want to use my Irish passport for various reasons, but the main on being that ...
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Does an Irish citizen need a visa for a week's tourist visit to America?

If an Irish citizen travels from Ireland to America as a tourist, for a week, do they need a visa?
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Is an EEA registration certificate (EEA1) valid ID for travel within the Common Travel Area?

I am an Irish citizen, resident in the UK & looking to fly back to Ireland without my passport (currently submitted for a driving licence application). Wikipedia lists a number of documents as ...