Questions tagged [mexico]

A large Spanish speaking country in North America bordering USA to the north and Guatemala and Belize to the south

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Is there a resource to tell you if an airport requires going through immigration for a connecting flight?

I recently went from US to Costa Rica through Mexico City and was required to go through immigration in Mexico. This took over 2 hours and I barely made it on my other flight. Others in the line I ...
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British Citizen/UK resident flying to Mexico on a Mauritian passport. Do I require a visa?

I am wondering if anyone can shed light on travelling to Mexico on a foreign passport (Mauritian in this case) as a British citizen. I have read that as a UK resident I can. My UK passport is at ...
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I will be traveling from Tijuana to Juarez. Can I use my ID to board the plane?

Can I board a flight from Tijuana to Juarez without a passport and only using a California ID?
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Do I need 6 months left on my US passport to travel to Mexico?

I am traveling to Mexico from U.S. in April 18, 2018 and returning to U.S. from Mexico May 3, 2018. Question is upon my return my passport will expire July 18, 2018. Is that ok? Or does it need to ...
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Travel with expired US visa

I have a valid H1B, I-94, I-797C and an expired US visa (F1). Can I travel to Mexico for less than 30 days and come back?
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C1/D Visa - Mexico and US

Can someone please confirm the following? I have a C1/D visa. I worked as a flight attendant (currently unemployed) and entered the US numerous times, and also visited Mexico in December 2017. I am ...
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Can I use my driver's license for domestic travel within Mexico if I arrived in Mexico with my passport?

I am a UK citizen. I hold valid UK and Nigerian passports, and valid UK and California driver's licenses. I am flying from LA to Mexico City to renew my US work visa, and the embassy will take my ...
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What precautions should one take when traveling in Mexico?

I plan to travel to Mexico in the spring. I know that cartels are a powerful force in Mexico. To hammer it home, a friend of mine told me of a trip he took to Mexico in college. He hit on a girl at a ...
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Indian residing in Switzerland travelling to Cancun Mexico

I am an Indian passport holder residing in Switzerland with a B permit. Going by the information online I assumed I do not require a visa to travel to Mexico as a resident of a Schengen area country. ...
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Can I enter Mexico without a visa but with an Italian residence permit?

I am a Pakistani citizen with an Italian residence permit (Polizia di Stato). I would like to travel to Mexico over Christmas. I don't have a visa. Will my Italian residence permit allow me to enter ...
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Crossing the Mexican/US border with USA tourist visa

I just got a USA tourist visa and I'm going to Mexico soon. I would like to know if I can cross the border to go to the USA (California), knowing that I have stated in my DS-160 form that I intended ...
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I lost my passport. Can I use my ID or my driver's licence to fly from USA to Mexico?

I was checking everything because tomorrow I have to fly to Mexico at 2:00 PM and I have to be at the airport by 11:00 AM, but I didn't find my passport. Can I use my ID or my licence? I'm an American ...
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Baby has dual citizenship. I need to know if she needs two passports

I am traveling to the United States with my husband, Mexican, and our daughter, who is Mexican/American. Do I need to get her a Mexican passport as well? She already has her American passport. I do ...
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Can I legally take washed up coral from Mexico to the USA?

I am on vacation in Mexico, and we have found lots of dead coral washed up on the shore. We would like to take some home as souvenirs, but we are not sure about the legality of doing so, for both of ...
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Does a Kenyan passport holder with an UK Tier 4 student visa require a Mexico visa?

I am traveling to Mexico in December 2017 and I hold a Kenyan passport with a Tier 4 student visa for the UK that expires in November 2018. On the consulate website (Kenya) it is mentioned: Kindly ...
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ESTA (Going to Mexico and the US) [duplicate]

I am a Swiss citizen. I am planning on going to San Diego from Zurich on November 8-15. Would I be able to do a day-trip to Tijuana and then come back? The trip to Mexico would be by land. Would I be ...
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Can an Italian type D visa be used to enter Mexico?

My wife came to Italy from Tunisia through a family reunification visa that is valid until March 2018. We are planning to go for a honeymoon trip to Cancun, Mexico. Can she enter Mexico with the ...
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Mexican entry tax overland from Belize

I arrived to Mexico from Belize yesterday. We travelled overland and arrived at the immigration area (subteniente López I believe). After a long queue to the migration official, he insisted we had to ...
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Traveling from Mexico City to Egypt with my American Passport is that possible?

i'm an American citizen and I need to know if I can travel from Mexico City,to Egypt with my American passport?
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Is it possible to register someone else's vehicle with SENTRI?

I am looking at applying for SENTRI for myself and my family so that we can travel back-and-forth easily between Mexico and the US. I don't currently own a car, for travel to the US we use a friend's ...
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does a child under 2 need a passport for a Mexican domestic flight? [duplicate]

My husband, 1.6 year old and myself will be crossing the U.S border into Tijuana this friday. We plan on flying from Tijuana to Chihuahua and back. Does my child under 2 years old need a passport to ...
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Does a US permanent resident need a tourist visa to visit Mexico? [duplicate]

If a person is a permanent resident of the united states, and holds only a Jordanian passport, will they be required to apply for a tourist visa to go to Mexico for a short vacation? No, it is not a ...
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Best transportation option from San Jose Del Cabo airport to Cabo San Lucas [duplicate]

It appears they have a taxi cartel in that area and all the prices are very high for transportation. What are the best options for me to get a ride for 2 people from San Jose Del Cabo airport to Cabo ...
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Which roads in Mexico have tolls and how high are they [closed]

Mexico has an extensive network of roads including highways. Which of these roads have tolls and how high are they?
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How much would it cost for a Turkish citizen to obtain a Mexico visa

According to Wikipedia, Turkish citizens only need some online authorization rather than a visa to enter Mexico. Is that correct? How much does it cost?
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Does Playa Del Carmen have options for celiacs?

I have celiac disease and I can't eat gluten at all. I'm considering going to Playa Del Carmen, but I'm afraid of: Not having restaurants Not having food indication for gluten. Does anyone already ...
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Can I enter Mexico during I-20 in grace period?

I am an Indian passport holder: I am on an F1 Visa which expires in 2018 (as indicated on the visa page in passport) The I-20 form indicates program end date of 26 Aug 2017 I wish to travel to Mexico ...
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Does Mexico issue exit stamps at airports, or only at land borders?

For a long time, I thought Mexico completely lacked exit formalities. Turns out they do have exit stamps (note how it says S=Salida rather than E=Entrada). Is this only the case at land (and perhaps ...
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Can I re-enter the US from Mexico with just a learner driving permit? [duplicate]

I recently crossed into Mexico from the US, forgot to bring my passport. Could I go back using my learner driving permit? I am 17 years old. OP comment: US citizen, born and raised in Arizona.
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US Permanent Resident from India on Carnival Carribean cruise, need visa to entering Mexico Ports?

Friend is a citizen of India but is a Permanent resident of US, has Green card. He is taking the Carnival Cruise from Galveston, Texas which will stop at Cozumel Mexico and Progresso Mexico. Would he ...
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Do you need visa to connect in USA from Russia? [duplicate]

I have clients traveling to Punta Cana, DR, next week. They have a stopover in New York. They are getting differing information about whether they need a visa.
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Deplaning in Mexico City before final destination

I have a single Air France ticket, flying from Bangalore to Mazatlan, with connections in Paris and Mexico City. All flights are operated by Air France. Now my plan has changed and I have to go to ...
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Can a temporary Dutch resident enter Mexico without a visa?

I'm an Indonesian in The Netherlands. I have a Schengen visa and also a residence permit, but it is temporary, not permanent. I want to go to Mexico this year in October but I'm not sure if I need ...
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Waiter asking to see ID when using credit card in Mexico

I was at a nice restaurant and had about 50 usd worth of drinks. I paid with my visa and the bartender asked for ID. In my somewhat jovial state I obliged without question. She took both my ID and the ...
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Vehicle customs, lost passport

My truck and I are US citizens. The truck permit for 6 months in Mexico cost $485. I must be at the border by 6/6 and I'm 8 hours away. The problem is I can't find my passport! What will happen? Can I ...
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Transfer in Amsterdam International Airport

A little background - I've always been a cautious traveler and I don't do so well in airports so I usually try to plan ahead of time, hence why I'm asking this. In a few weeks I have a flight from ...
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In Mexico, where can I buy prepaid credit cards? [closed]

Next week, I will be in Mexico and I have only a VISA debit card. Are there any prepaid cards that I can get in Mexico to use for online transactions while I'm there?
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How to turn in FMM and get exit stamp in passport if leaving Mexico by Greyhound bus?

I entered Mexico by air and received an entry stamp and an FMM card, but am planning to leave by land. I'm going to fly into Tijuana airport and take the Greyhound bus from there to north of the ...
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Entering Mexico and re-entering the USA with visitors visa

Some of our friends from Russia will be visiting us in US on a visitors visa. We wanted to go with them to Cancun, Mexico. Will they have any trouble entering Mexico or returning to the US?
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From Asia to Lat America on the cheap [closed]

I'm looking for a way to get cheaply from Asia, SEA or India to Lat America: Mexico, Colombia, Dominicana, Cuba or Equador. Maybe Peru also. not through the US preferably not through Japan or Europe ...
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Can I enter Mexico using a Schengen business visa issued by Germany?

I am a Pakistani national and I have Schengen business visa issued by Germany. I was supposed to travel to Germany for training but it was postponed. Now I am planning to go to Mexico, flying from ...
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Do dual American and Mexican citizens need passports to travel between the US and Mexico?

I have 2 children that were born in Mexico. They have a birth certificate abroad. So this is dual citizenship. Do they need passports? My kids were born in Durango, Mexico. I am American. Their ...
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Under the Visa Waiver program, can I leave by land in transit to Guatemala? [duplicate]

When entering the US by air, can one cross the Mexican border with the intent of leaving Northern America? How does the transit time in Mexico count toward the 90 day limit of the VWP, and how does ...
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Is it illegal to vape in Mexico?

I am going to be studying abroad in Mexico for an entire year. Over the last year I started vaping. I was looking into taking my vape with me to Mexico and I saw a post that said vaping in Mexico was ...
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Do I need a tourist permit to return to Mexico by air? [closed]

I recently became a US citizen and I want to travel back to México for a couple of days. According to the mexican constitution i can have dual nationality so do I need a permit to enter back by air? ...
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Entered the US by land, left by Mexican land border. Had a flight booked but didn't take it. Will I have problems entering the US again?

I am a European citizen under the visa waiver program. I flew the US from London and had to purchase a ticket out of the US to be allowed to board the plane there. Found a cheap ticket to Guatemala ...
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US citizen born in Mexico

I am a US citizen born in Mexico. I am traveling to Mexico in a couple of weeks with my American passport. Do I need a visa or anything else to travel?
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Foreign exchange in Cuba - how to prepare with cash?

I am Australian travelling to Mexico, Cuba and Costa Rica. What is the best way to prepare for having currency in Cuba especially, I believe there is a lack of ATM's and card facilities once you ...
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Using Schengen visa to enter Mexico

I have a valid Schengen visa in my Vietnamese passport. Can I use a Schengen Visa (Tourism) to visit Mexico ?
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Mexican visa for Finnish residence permit holder

I am a Pakistani national working in Finland on a residence permit (Type A), and want to travel to Mexico for holidays. Do I need a Mexican visa, or am I exempted from that requirement because of my ...

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