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Passport Check in Swiss Trains?

I will be travelling in Switzerland, and I am planning to leave my passport in the hotel. How often are random passport/visa checks in Swiss trains? Thank you in advance.
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Travelling in the EU with a national identity card - no longer possible?

I thought that it was possible to travel in the EU with a national identity card rather than a passport. However, some friends in Denmark say that is no longer true and they need a full passport even ...
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What documents are required for a Thai citizen to travel from Thailand to Indonesia? [closed]

I'm interested in traveling abroad but I have never been abroad before. I live in Thailand and I want to go to Indonesia. Can you suggest me about the document and what I have to prepare for traveling ...
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I need to know what paperwork is required for 'socio-economic situation' for a long-stay visa [closed]

I'm really confused on what to do. I'm a u.s citizen and I'm staying with a friend in france who is paying for my whole stay there. So I'm not sure what documents I would need to provide for the proof ...
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When flying back from India to the US with eVisa + green card, does one have to take any action immigration-wise before the flight?

Bob holds a French passport, a US green card, and is visiting India on an e-Visa (formerly known as tourist visa). He flew to India directly from the US. When flying back from India to the US, does ...
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Required Documents for a UK visa [duplicate]

I am an Indian student studying in germany and also doing part time work. I want to apply for UK visiting visa for a short period. Can i know what all documents i need to submit?
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Does a German national need a visa for Singapore or Indonesia?

In 3 months, I will fly from Stuttgart, Germany to Lombok, Indonesia, with connections in Zürich, Switzerland and Singapore. I have a German passport. Do I need a visa for Singapore or Indonesia?
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What documents does a Pakistani need when arriving in Seychelles?

I'm Pakistani, living in Pakistan. I can enter Seychelles visa-free, but need to know what documents I might need when I arrive at immigration there. Would I need a No Objection Certificate?
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Entering the UK as the holder of an Article 10 residence card

I'm a Swedish (EU) citizen and my husband is a non-EU citizen. We moved to Spain a few months ago. My husband have a article 10 residence card. This card is issued by the Spanish authorities because ...
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Do I need a transit visa for a layover of 5 hours at Suvarnavumi airport in Bangkok?

My itinerary is as follows: Kolkata => Bangkok Suvarnabhumi (on Thai Airways) Layover for 5.10 hours at BKK Suvarnabhumi Bangkok Suvarnabhumi => Viantiane (on Thai Smile) Return: Viantiane (...
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transit visa for indian passport holder in Daegu or Busan (South Korea) on the way to Khabarovsky or Vladivostok (Russia)

I have an Indian passport, Japanese residence card and intend to visit Khabarovsk and Vladivostok (Russia) but an itinerary (the cheapeast one) involves a transit in Daegu (TAE) or Busan (PUS). I have ...
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Traveling to Croatia on a D-type visa with residence permit from Hungary

I am an Indian student studying in Hungary. I have a single entry D-type Schengen visa with a residence permit issued from Hungary. Can I visit Croatia for 5 days and travel back to Hungary? I am ...
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Warned by CBP about traveling to the US using the wrong visa, but need to go again soon

I travel mostly on behalf of my organization. And have been traveling to SE Asia, Europe & recently to the US. I travelled to the US(NY) for the first time on a B1/B2 visa in the 1st week of May ...
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Can I fly to Cyprus from Brussels with a German residence permit?

I am a non-EU German resident and want to fly to Southern Cyprus for one week. I read on the Cyprus Embassy website that I only need my passport and my German residence permit to enter the country. ...
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Applying for UK visit visit myself and my daughter. Do I need to supply duplicate supporting documents? [duplicate]

I am applying for a UK visit visa for myself and my 6 year old. Can I submit 1 set of supporting documents or will we need to duplicate this for both applications?
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Can I present statements from two different accounts as proof of funds?

I'm planning to visit a Schengen country and for visa purposes they require me to produce bank statement for 6 months. I can't find any information in the official website regarding the fact whether I ...
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How to correct a passport stamp in the UK?

My daughter is visiting the UK from the US for a semester study-abroad program. Because it is less than 6 months, she doesn't need a Tier 4 visa. She arrived a few weeks before the program started in ...
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UK standard visitor visa for French resident with récépissé de demande de carte de séjour

My friend is an Indian national pursuing a PhD in France. Can he use a récépissé de demande de carte de séjour as a supporting document in a UK standard visitor visa application, instead of a valid ...
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UK visa refusal because of my economic ties in the Philippines [duplicate]

I need advice. I want to apply for a one-month UK tourist visa. I’m from the Philippines, a single parent. I have a long-time boyfriend from the UK and he came to visit me twice a year for 5 years ...
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Sponsorship Undertaking SU07 [duplicate]

I applied for normal family visit visa for my mother and brother to visit me in UK from Pakistan. I am myself British citizen. Their visa was rejected based on ECO's remarks about not being satisfied ...
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Yellow fever vaccination certificate linked to old passport [duplicate]

I have a valid yellow fever vaccination certificate that is linked to my old passport. In the passport number field it mentions my old passport number. The vaccination certificate itself is valid for ...
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UK visa error in cover letter

I need your advice. I made an error in my UK visa application. I already submitted my documents in the VAC and when I got home I noticed that I indicated GBP42/1 Thai baht instead of GBP1/42 Thai baht ...
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Documents needed to cross the border into Canada and back into the USA

Do I need a passport to cross into Canada if I am a born citizen of Canada but I am a permanent resident of the USA with a green card?
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How do I answer these financial questions on UK visa form? [duplicate]

I am being sponsored by my father and he will pay the full cost of my trip. He will pay 6000 towards a trip that will cost 3000. How do I answer the following questions: 1- What is the cost to you ...
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UK visa: Should the application print-out be included in the documents? How are the documents linked to my GWF?

I had my visa appointment today for a Tier-4 (General) UK visa from India. In the document submission, my application's printout was not asked for, and I did not submit it. Is this not required as ...
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Flying in Europe without documents [duplicate]

A friend of mine has the following problem. She booked a flight from Finland to Denmark she discovered now (she is supposed to fly tomorrow) that her passport is expired and for some reasons she does ...
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UK visa at the border

Our kids have German passports but my husband and I have a permanent residence card. We want to travel to the UK by road. Can we get a visa at the border by providing the necessary documents, as our ...
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Is it possible to enter Hungary from Serbia?

I am a non-EU citizen trying to enter Hungary from Serbia by train or bus. I have a visa type D single entry for Hungary. My travel plan: From Tunisia to Belgrade, Serbia and then from Belgrade to ...
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Thailand consulate asking for an impossible document

I am currently an exchange student in Hong Kong. Once I finish my studies, I plan to travel a bit around Asia and visit Thailand, Japan, and Malaysia. So far, I've received both the Japanese and the ...
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Documents supporting a visa application [duplicate]

What if I just opened my bank account this month, and I'm planning to travel to the UK in December and visit my family for six months? Is it possible to get a visa if I present that bank statement ...
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Does a group travelling to the UK apply for their visas together or individually?

My wife, two friends and I are planning to travel together to attend a wedding in the UK. Can we apply for our visas together or does it need to be done separately. What documents are needed?
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Is a foreign (non-US) passport acceptable identification to purchase alcohol in Tenneseee? [closed]

I am a cashier at a Walmart in Tennessee. I was instructed by management that we can only accept identification that has been issued by the US Federal Government or a state government. Two days ago, ...
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Traveling from Phoenix, AZ to Mexicali to Guadalajara [duplicate]

My bf and I are traveling for a wedding in Oct. We planned on driving from phoenix to mexicali and flying from there to Guadalajara. My questions are: can we use our drivers license to get into ...
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Sponsor documents

is it compulsory for the person inviting me to the UK to give me her bank statements and pay slips. She doesn’t want to give me the aforementioned two. The only thing she is willing to give me is the ...
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Bosnian dual citizen arriving at Sarajevo airport, Bosnian ID already in Sarajevo

A Bosnian/Croatian dual citizen wishes to fly to Sarajevo. The Croatian passport expires 49 days (less than three months) after the intended date of departure from Bosnia. There is no Croatian ID ...
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US citizen born in Mexico. Do I need a Mexico passport to travel to Mexico by plane? [duplicate]

I was born in Mexico and I became a US citizen through naturalization. I am going to travel to Mexico for vacation. Do I need a Mexico passport to travel? Or can I just travel with my US passport?
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US Visa requirements when living in Caribbean [closed]

I will be moving to and living in the French Caribbean for 6 months. I have an EU passport so my stay there is covered by that. I don't know how we are getting there yet, but there is a high ...
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Long layover in Narita, Japan

I am a Myanmar citizen and I have a US visa. When go back to Myanmar I have a long layover (about 20 hours) in Narita and I have to stay overnight there. Do I need transit visa? I am now in Dallas, ...
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Non EU citizen with German Residence Permit Transit in London [duplicate]

I have an Indian passport and I'm currently working in Germany. I am travelling from Dusseldorf--London Heathrow--Chennai. Transit time in London Heathrow is 1 hour 30 minutes, and connecting flight ...
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Can I travel to Germany with my Romanian wife?

Can I travel to germany with my romanian wife without a visa? I also have a Romanian family residency card.
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Do I need a visa to visit the UK with my EU family members if I have a Spanish residence card?

My wife and son have European passports but I don't. I have a residence card issued by Spain. Can I travel to the UK with my family without applying for a visa?
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What do I travel with on a dual citizenship situation when names are different?

I am US citizen by birth. I have lived in Australia my whole life. I became a naturalised citizen so now hold dual citizenship. Ever since I have only ever travelled on my Australian passport. Early ...
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Flying with GOL airlines without a CPF

When trying to make an online check-in for a GOL flight (Rio de Janeiro GIG to Foz de Iguaçu), I cannot make it through passenger identification because I do not have a CPF number. I have two concerns:...
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As of 2018, does Ryanair deny boarding to non-EU passengers who skip the landside visa check?

Ryanair is notorious for requiring that all non-EU passengers go through a visa check at a landside check-in desk before their flight. However, do they actually deny boarding to passengers who ignore ...
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Travel within the EU with only a Romanian ID card

Can I travel within the EU with only a Romanian ID card (I'm a citizen of Romania)? I will start crossing the EU from the Poland-Ukraine border, then I'll go to Hungary, the Czech Republic, Germany ...
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Bank statement or bank guarantees for UK visa [duplicate]

Is that document, that fine for visa application ? Or they need statements?
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Expired Bulgarian passport

My 89-year old grandmother is a Bulgarian citizen and a US green card holder. She wants to travel from the US to Bulgaria, connecting in Austria, but her Bulgarian passport has expired. Her Bulgarian ...
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I am an Indian citizen. Can I apply for UK visa without submitting passport since I have to travel to another country in that period?

I am an Indian. I am planning a trip to UK and need to apply for a visitor visa. But since I have a Japan trip planned between now and my UK trip, I don't have enough time for a regular UK visa ...
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How to retrieve a US DS-160 confirmation page?

I completed a DS160 online application form for the US embassy in Barbados. I got a confirmation page, but it was not printed legibly. I do not have the application ID. Can I retrieve the ...
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Can you use a student ID to check in at a hotel?

Out of curiosity, can you use your college ID as a form of identification when you're checking into a hotel? Or are there certain specifications for IDs that can be used for that?