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For questions specifically about people travelling with US passports.

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How long can I stay in Jamaica without obtaining a visa and do I need to buy a round trip flight?

I am a U.S citizen looking for an adventure and have decided to take my talents to Jamaica. I understand there is a 90-day rule where no visa is required, and that you can go to immigration to ...
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As a United States citizen with a passport, are you required to show any proof of leaving when you re-enter?

What are the requirements for re-entry into the United States as an US citizen with a passport? Are you required to show proof of leaving the US, to begin with? If so what will happen if you lost or ...
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“General grounds for refusal: considering entry clearance” and probation

I have a friend from the US, who is willing to visit the UK for a month or two. My friend was sentenced to 10 yrs of probation, and was never in prison, and he has finished his sentence a couple ...
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USA passport with British residency permit. Can I use the EU passport line?

I have a USA passport and a British residency permit. Is it allowed to use the EU passport line or must I use the all passport line?
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US citizen visiting Canada with a passport expiring in 5 months [duplicate]

I’m going to Canada and my passport will expire in five months. Will this be OK? I cannot find the answer. I know some countries require it to be no more than six months before expiration. But I know ...
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Dual citizen without a valid US passport [duplicate]

I am a dual British/US citizen and hold both passports. However, my recently renewed US passport has not arrived yet and I leave in 48 hours. Can I get an ESTA and travel on my British passport?
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USA visa query for Indian divorcee

I am an Indian citizen and I have UK divorce papers. I will be getting married to a USA citizen. Do I need an Indian divorce certificate when applying for a USA visa?
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Traveling from Phoenix, AZ to Mexicali to Guadalajara

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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Are US citizens obligated to disclose foreign citizenships to US border patrol upon entry?

I am a United States citizen. However, I reside in the Middle East. Upon hearing this, a US border patrol officer asked me to disclose to him all other citizenships that I hold. I know that US border ...
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Leaving and returning to Dubai airport during a layover

I am a US citizen traveling to Hong Kong via Dubai. I have a 6-hour layover. I would like to leave the airport and return for the connecting flight from Dubai. What do I need and would I need to go ...
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Where can a U.S. citizen get a Russian visa in Europe?

I'm a U.S. citizen leaving to Europe very soon and planning to travel from somewhere in Europe by train or bus to Moscow or St. Petersburg, to take the trans-siberian train to Beijing (Chinese 10-year ...
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Could not enter Jamaica

I am an American citizen with a US passport. I bought a one-way ticket to Jamaica to visit friends and my boyfriend. He is incarcerated at the moment until October 2018. I was told that I could not ...
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Is UK visa required for US citizen with an old felony conviction? [duplicate]

Does a US citizen/passport holder traveling with me to the UK for an 11-day vacation need a visa? He has a non-violent felony conviction from 25 years ago. He did do jail time.
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Do I need to apply for a visa for a one-week tour to Indonesia?

I want to go to Indonesia, so I booked a round-trip ticket with CheapOAir. Travel: one week Purpose: tourism Citizenship: USA I was sure I didn't need a visa to Indonesia since I have a US ...
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How do I prove that I am a US citizen INSIDE the US without a passport?

I am a naturalized US citizen. I reside in the US, and I typically do not carry my passport with me when traveling within the US. I am especially concerned that if I ever need to travel to locations ...
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Child passport expired. Travel to Mexico

I (21) am traveling to Mexico by plane with my younger sister (11) to visit family. We leave in two days, but just found out that her passport is expired. We are both US citizens. With her passport ...
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Does an American citizen holding a Belgian passport need an ESTA to visit the US?

I am a college student living in Belgium coming to visit my parents in the US and I am an American citizen. Will I need an ESTA?
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US citizen traveling in Mexico on a domestic flight [duplicate]

Does a US citizen traveling by plane in Mexico (international flight), for example from Mexicali to Mexico City need to have a passport?
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Traveling through Istanbul on two different airlines do I need a visa? [duplicate]

I'm having difficulty figuring out my visa situation going through Istanbul. I'm a US citizen. I'll be traveling from Mumbai, and connecting through Manama, on Gulf Air before changing airlines to ...
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What is my “local ID / citizenship number” as a US citizen?

I'm applying for a visa to enter China. One of the questions asked is my "Local ID / Citizenship number". What would that be as a US citizen? 1.9 身份证/公民证号码 Local ID / Citizenship number Visa ...
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Can I extend my Schengen visa from France in Italy?

I'm a USA citizen with a six-month visa for France. Can I now move to Italy and extend my Schengen visa in Italy?
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Which passport to use? EU+USA dual national entering the EU together with a non-EU family member

I have dual citizenship, Ireland and USA, but I will be travelling with my husband who has only a USA passport. I would prefer to use my Irish (EU) passport to enter France. However, we arrive at ...
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Domestic flight in US without my usual identification

I am on vacation in Michigan and need to fly back to Florida in 5 days. I have lost my ID. I am having my daughter send me my expired driver's license, social security card, marriage license, and ...
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How do I bring an unused engagement ring into Canada for a vacation? [duplicate]

I'm going to Canada on vacation with my significant other. I have an engagement ring and want to propose while there. We are both US citizens and I bought the ring in the US. I'm concerned that I won'...
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Can I travel to Canada with an expired passport?

Can I enter Canada by car (my own vehicle) with a 2-month expired passport? Also, am I able to re-enter the US with the same expired passport. I am a US citizen.
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Does the 90-day passport rule count for Austria if I have a Spanish NIE?

How likely is it that I will be able to board a plane from Spain to Austria with a passport that expires in less than 90 days, if I have a valid long-term residency card (NIE) for Spain (which shows ...
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Travel with dual citizenship [duplicate]

So, I’m traveling to Brazil and try to void the us citizen visa to Brazil that cost $160. My other passport doesn’t need visa. Can I leave the us with the second passport and enter the us with my ...
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Traveling from US to Canada

I am a US citizen travling to Venice, Italy with a connecting flight in Canada. Do I need a travel visa or other documentationto pass through Canada?
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First-time US passport applicant from abroad [closed]

I applied for my first US passport at a US embassy 4 weeks ago. Has anyone ever had a similiar experience? How long will it take? According to the state website it’ll take 4 to 6 weeks. From an email ...
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What documents does a US citizen need to visit Mexico?

I am a U.S citizen. Do i need a passport and visa when flying from California to Guadalajara. I do not have a passport and I will only be visiting Guadalajara for 4 days on business.
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Which immigration line if my wife and kids are non US citizens? [duplicate]

I will be traveling to the United States with my wife and four children (aged 8-14). I am a US citizen but my wife and children are not. Can they come in the US citizen immigration line with me or ...
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Does a U.S. citizen need a transit visa to make a connecting flight in China?

I've booked a trip which involves a ½-day layover / plane change in China. I don't intend to leave the airport. Do I need a visa or any other travel document just to arrive and depart again?
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Can the police in Northern Cyprus take my passport away from me, an American citizen?

Is it legal for the authorities in the Republic of Northern Cyprus to keep my passport? I’m in Northern Cyprus and the police have taken my passport from me because of a personal dispute with a friend ...
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Can I travel back into the US with a foreign passport and a Certificate of Naturalization? [closed]

I need to travel internationally on the day of my citizenship interview. Luckily the interview is really early in the morning and my flight is in the early evening. There is a slight chance they ask ...
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Difficult situation with german student visa [closed]

As the title says, I'm going to be in Germany working for a research group at a university. I will be with them for 82 days and I will then be traveling with my parents for 10 days. My problem of ...
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Can a 15-year-old travel alone to Russia from the USA?

I want to meet a friend in the summer, but I've been looking at sites and each one is either vague or says something different.
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Can I take a flight one way to Israel?

I’m an American citizen and my fiancé lives in Bethlehem, Palestine. I’m going to visit him and his family on September of this year. I want to spend one month with them. Is it possible to take a ...
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Dual nationality ESTA or not ESTA? [duplicate]

I have dual American/French citizenship. I'm retired and live in France. My passports are both valid. I will soon make a round-trip to the US and don't know which passport I have to show to police, ...
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Can I travel to The UK with an unserved prison sentence [duplicate]

Back in August of 2017 I was convicted of Felony Grand Larceny for the unauthorized use of a credit card, I was sentenced to 1 1/2 - 3 years in prison, but only did 97 Days in rehab. I am currently on ...
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Can a dual American/UK citizen travel with a British passport? [duplicate]

If you became a US citizen, but have not yet got an American passport, can you fly from the US to the UK using your British passport?
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Can my non-Australian spouse enter the Australian embassy with me?

I'm an Australian citizen living in the US1 and I need to renew my Australian passport. As of July 1st 2015 I need to visit an Australian embassy2 in person in order to complete this task. However ...
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Does a visa extension count towards the 90 days? [closed]

We arrived in Greece on December 17, 2017. Our 90 days were up in March, but we were granted a type C visa extension to remain in Greece through June (refitting our sailboat). Does this extension ...
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Travel insurance for US citizen living abroad visiting US for 5 months [closed]

I am a US citizen living in Korea since 2007. I will be visiting the US for five months, then returning to Korea. How do I find travel insurance for the period I am in the US? This question, Health ...
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Baby born in UK. Can it travel to the USA on a British passport before getting a USA passport/SSN? [duplicate]

The baby's father is American, the mother is British. We are supposed to be travelling in a couple of weeks, and do not have time to wait for the US consulate appointment and application for a ...
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Dual US-Swiss citizen with family emergency and expired US passport

I need to travel to the US ASAP, to visit for family matters. However, my US passport has expired recently, so I was planning to visit using my Swiss passport. Would this be a problem? I have always ...
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Can I visit my British husband in the UK on a tourist visa for 6 months before applying for the spouse visa? [duplicate]

My understanding is that a requirement of the spouse visa is that the British citizen needs to show at least 6 months worth of payslips to prove income above £18,600. I am a US citizen currently ...
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Traveling in the UK without a visa then switching to a student visa [duplicate]

I'm from the US and I've been accepted into KCL (a UK university). Does anyone know if I can enter the UK without a visa, then pop off to France and then return to the UK? (therefore activating my UK ...
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Does my US fiance need entry clearance to visit me in Wales [duplicate]

My fiance is planning to visit me in Wales within the next couple of months for a period of 5-6 months. Will he need entry clearance and what are chances of him being turned away?
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Traveling to U.S on an Irish passport as a U.S citizen penalty [duplicate]

I traveled into the U.S on my Irish passport, even though i have an U.S passport because it was out of date and i didn't have time to renew it. I had to get a visa waiver and lie that i had not been ...
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Dual citizen Canada / USA

I currently live in Canada right now. I am going to the US next week but I am a dual citizen, Canada and US. How do I exit Canada and enter the US?