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Questions tagged [passports]

For questions about the identification document and its uses in travel.

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Dual Citizen - travelling to third country via both citizenship nations

For dual citizens I know which passport to show at which step when travelling between the two. But now I'm adding a new complication. Let's say I have citizenship in countries A & B and (born in ...
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Travelling outside the UK without a passport

I've read all of the relevant questions on here regarding travelling outside the UK without a passport. As I understand, I, as a British Citizen after naturalisation, can travel to and stay in any ...
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Birth Certificate is larger than an 8.5 x 11 - how to photocopy?

I am applying for my first passport. I have a copy of my birth certificate, but it's on 9 x 14 paper. Given that I will be required to have a photocopy of said birth certificate to mail off, how do I ...
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Second application and passport with myself?

We want to apply for a second visitor visa application while some time is remaining on the previous 6 month visitor visa. At the point we want to apply can we travel also to uk during that period and ...
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Old passport with Active Visa

I am planning to change my passport from my Maiden name to my husband's Surname. My concern is that my active visa from maiden name will be cancelled. Specifically my visas for Germany and Canada. Or ...
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Passport got wet in snowfall but not damaged - can it still be used for a new visa? [on hold]

Four years ago in Saint Petersburg, my passport got wet but not damaged. There is no damage on the pages, they just got slightly wrinkled. I had a business visa after that incident and travelled back ...
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New passport but visa is in old (lost) passport

I had a Ethiopian passport with my permanent resident Canada visa stuck in it, but I lost it. Now I have a new passport. Will they allow me to board a flight with my new Ethiopian passport without any ...
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I have a single name written as my surname in passport, while my given name is blank, will the German Embassy accept this? [duplicate]

I live in Pakistan and I have the single name "sumayya". In my passport it is written in the surname column and my given name column is blank. I'm hoping to go to Germany in April for trade and ...
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Traveling through Schengen area with valid permit card but without a passport [duplicate]

I am a non-EU citizen with Czech residence permit (pink card). I am applying for a visa (UK) and the visa center (in Czech Republic) will hold my passport during the process, so I won't have my ...
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New passport with name change and US travel visa on old passport [duplicate]

Just wants to know that if it’s there will be any problem while travelling to USA with Visa on old passport and having name (surname) change(after marriage) on new passport. Do I need to carry any ...
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How can I get an ID if I need a passport when I also need a ID to get a passport?

I was born in Korea, so I can’t show proof of US citizenship through a birth certificate. My US passport just expired late last year. I never got a proof of citizenship because I was a dependent just ...
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Is it safe to show biometric passport to third party?

As far as I know, there is always some kind of risk gaining access to personal data or obtaining debts on the name in a passport. But is there any chance someone can read biometric NFC data from the ...
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Passport for layover in Paris waiting for connection flight to The Netherlands

We are flying back to The Netherlands, where I work, and have to transfer via Paris. However, we came to South Africa to renew the kids passports which expire 25 March 2019. Their passports are not ...
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How can I ensure my trip to the UK will not have to be cancelled because of Brexit?

I've got a trip planned to the UK in June. Due to brexit, I'm worried what changes may be introduced before my arrival. I'm traveling on a EU / Polish passport. I'm going for a couple weeks of ...
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After Brexit, will the EU recognize British passports that are valid for more than ten years?

This morning on TV a presenter said that after Brexit the EU would not accept passports that over ten years from date of issue to date of expiration. I go on holiday on 28/03 the day before Brexit and ...
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Traveling between the US and EU without a passport

I am a dual US-Italian citizen with passports from both countries, as well as a US passport card, a US birth certificate, a US NEXUS card, a US drivers license, and an Italian national ID card. I ...
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Can I travel to Canada via land with expired US passport? [duplicate]

I will be traveling from Detroit to Niagra Falls, and then to Toronto for a quick 2 trip. (I live in Dallas and will be flying to Detroit) I have my passport which is expired but also have my State ...
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Damaged Indian Passport and travelling to singapore [duplicate]

My passport is damaged will it be possible for me to travel next month. The seal on the left side of the first leaf is not clear clear of may be drop of water or something so will it work.
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Can I use a Canadian passport to leave and re-enter the UK as I have misplaced my British one?

I have lost my British passport. I have dual citizenship and have a Canadian passport. I am due to go on a short trip to Europe shortly. Can I travel out off and back into the UK using my Canadian ...
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Am I going to have trouble flying with a shortened surname on the ticket?

I'm going to Germany from India in 2 days. I have booked Etihad Airways flight but I put P S Narayanan (which is my name) instead of Puthenpurayil Satheeschandran Narayanan as in my passport. Will ...
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Different travel dates in D-Tier 4 (General) Dep. Partner and D-Tier 4 (General) Dep Child VISA

My wife and daughter had applied for UK Tier-4 Dependent VISA. VISA has been granted but the allowed date in their VISA differs due to which my daughter, who is just four and half years old, cannot ...
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After checking in online, how do I know whether I need to go show my passport at airport check-in?

Most airlines these days offer online checkin, complete with digital boarding passes downloaded to your phone. However, on international flights, you're often -- but not always -- required to go to ...
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Can I buy another flight from another airline and travel to the same place before the registered flight? [closed]

I want to know if I can buy a flight before the scheduled flight. I have a reserved flight, I want to know if I can buy another flight to the same destination (italy) without any problem. I want to ...
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When obtaining gender reassignment/plastic surgery overseas, is an emergency travel document required to return home?

I am planning to accompany a friend on an overseas trip, where my friend will be undertaking several medical procedures to finish transitioning gender. These procedures include the actual gender ...
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Traveling with 2 passports (German and US) but with a layover in England [duplicate]

I've read several great posts about traveling with 2 passports, specifically German and US. I'll be leaving Boston for Berlin with a layover in Iceland. In Iceland and Germany I will show my German ...
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Is there redundancy between a US Passport Card and an Enhanced Driver's License?

I have the right to get any or all of the following: US Passport ($110) US Passport "card" ($30) state Enhanced Driver's License (+$30 on normal DL cost) My travel would be amongst the US, Canada, ...
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Visa-free countries using US Refugee Travel Document?

I know there is a lot of topics related to US Refugee Travel Document, but I'm not able to find an exact answer. Which countries accept US Refugee Travel Document without a visa? (thankful for the ...
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Vietnam visa application online safety

There are several websites which offer to get Vietnam visa by applying online, they require sending passport and other personal data. How to know that selected website for visa issuing is reliable and ...
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Booking honeymoon before name change [duplicate]

For sake of question, we are UK based. Myself and fiancée are looking to book our honeymoon for September this year to Singapore. She will be taking my surname after the wedding. The issue is that ...
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Flying from Amsterdam to Zurich - do I need a passport? [duplicate]

I just arrived in Amsterdam (by train) and realized I left my passport home in Switzerland. I am a US citizen residing in Switzerland, and I have my Swiss resident permit with me. I have a flight back ...
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Can I go to Iran with my Iranian passport and come back to Canada with my Canadian passport? [duplicate]

Which passport should I use for booking tickets, and which ones for going to Iran and coming back to Canada at each port?
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Can i travel to Canada from Sweden with refugee documents? [duplicate]

Can I travel to Canada using the permanent refugee documents emitted by Sweden, where my asylum is? It is a refugee travel document issued by the country I have asylum in, and is permanent.
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Do I needto apply a new B1/B2 visa if my fathers name is rectified on new passport?

I have recently been issued a B1/B2 visa and an Indian national, but I have applied for a new passport to rectify my fathers name and also include my new address. My personal details will have no ...
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Passport needed for flight to Guadeloupe (PTP) from Paris-Orly (ORY)?

Is there a passport needed for a german citizen flying from ORY --> PTP directly? What I have found already was: "U. a. Deutsche können für Aufenthalte von bis zu 90 Tagen mit noch mindestens 6 ...
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Can I travel to Pakistan on an old, not machine readable, Pakistani passport?

I have a valid, expired, old Pakistani passport that is not machine readable. Can I travel to Pakistan on this passport?
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When should you renew your US passport overseas?

USA gov site has a page entitled Getting or Renewing a U.S. Passport, where it states: Tips on When to Renew Your Passport Renew your passport approximately nine months before it expires. ...
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Expired and “cut” Australian passport with valid Indian (OCI) visa

Australia's passport renewal process includes the passport official cutting out the machine readable zone of the old passport (middle pages are not touched), if the old passport has not expired. Now ...
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Can I travel to US with a new passport and US visa on a old damaged(binding separated) Indian Passport [duplicate]

I know there have been similar questions as listed below. Is B1 visa in perfect condition valid on old damaged passport? Traveling with a new passport and valid US Visa on a damaged old passport? ...
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Travelling to Tokyo in 6 days and my passport has been torn

Is this damage that would stop me being able to leave the country? Damage has happened today, I currently reside in the UK and have just had this tear happen.
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do I need to apply for esta if I have a b2 visa? [duplicate]

hi there I have a visa b2 do I need to apply for esta on line? thanks
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Six month stay in UK with passport [duplicate]

If I enter the UK on 1 January and depart six months later using my passport, what is the earliest date I can re-enter the UK for another six months?
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Misspelled name on passport/visas

In my Indonesian passport, my last name is missing a letter so I sent it back to the consulate to be corrected. The consulate made the correction on the next page but they didn't make a new passport ...
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valid b2 visa on expired passport [duplicate]

my visa B2 is valid until 2022 but is on an expired passport, which I still have, so I would like to know if I can entry in usa without problems and stay longer than 90 days? Will i have to apply for ...
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Will Portugual Know If I Was Deported From the UK? [duplicate]

Back in December I didn’t have a proper working visa for the UK, so I was sent back to America. Essentially, denied entry. I’m going to Italy in March, but I stop in Portugul for the border check. ...
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Do I need a passport for Switzerland and Iceland?

I need a clarification about the necessity of having a passport while travelling in Europe (I am an Italian citizen, living in Italy). I'm going to go in Iceland but the plane will stop in Geneva (...
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My town of birth is slightly wrong between my Australian passport and my Uk passport. Should I care?

My Australian passport (correctly) lists my birth city as "Upper cityname" whereas my UK passport simply mentions my birth city as "cityname". Is this an error that I should care about?
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Questions about passport applications

Dumb question but when I applied for my passport (from last year 2018) on the application it asks where I am traveling to, I only put one country down (Thailand) as that was planned at that moment but ...
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Lost passport with Australian visa

I was granted an Australian visa but lost the passport details were used to grant the visa and still validate of 4 years. Is it possible to travel with the new passport since it carries the passport ...
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Returning to the UK with an expired UK passport [duplicate]

UK passport expired 29/1/19 on day of travel to Canary Islands, Spain. Thomas Cook airline advised okay for one year at departure gate, thus I am in Spain with an expired passport, but what next for ...
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Netherland refugee passport

I'm a refugee in Netherland from Kenya. I want to travel back to Kenya for an emergency visit. I cannot use my Kenyan passport and I fear using my refugee passport issued by Netherland government ...