What documents do you need to travel abroad?

What documents do you need to travel abroad?

These identifiers include:

  • American passport.
  • US passport card.
  • DHS “Trusted Traveler” cards (Global Entry®, NEXUS, SENTRI, FAST)
  • US military ID card.
  • Permanent resident card.
  • Border crossing card.
  • Enhanced driver’s license designated by DHS.

What do you need to travel abroad during Covid?

If you are traveling overseas, you must take a COVID-19 test no later than 3 days before you fly back to the United States. You must present a negative COVID-19 test result or documentation of recovery from COVID-19 before boarding a flight to the United States.

What are the conditions for traveling abroad?

List of requirements for international travel

  • Return tickets confirmed. You must have a return ticket.
  • Travel and health insurance, if traveling on a tourist visa.
  • Negative COVID-19 test result taken within 24 hours of departure.
  • Signed immigration declaration form acknowledging the risks of travel.

What is the most important document you need when traveling abroad?

Passport. A passport is required for all foreign air travel, both for entry into the foreign country and for re-entry into the United States. Make sure your passport is valid for at least six months beyond the date you plan to enter a foreign country.

Is the passport sufficient for international travel?

For international travel, a passenger must have a passport valid for at least 6 months from the date of travel.

Can I fly abroad with just a passport?

You’ll need your passport for international travel, and you can use your passport to verify your identity at the TSA checkpoint instead of a REAL ID-compliant state-issued driver’s license.

Can flying on an airplane increase my risk of contracting Covid 19?

Can flying on an airplane increase my risk of contracting COVID-19? Yes. Air travel requires spending time in security lines and airport terminals, which can put you in close contact with other people and high-touch surfaces.

How do I protect my passport when I travel?

7 tips to keep your passport safe when traveling

  1. Pay attention to what is happening around you.
  2. Leave your passport at the hotel.
  3. Keep several copies handy.
  4. Check it often.
  5. Consider buying a money belt.
  6. Carry your own passport or a copy of your passport.
  7. Leave it out of your hand luggage.

What documents do you need when traveling?


  • Driver’s license or other photo ID issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles (or equivalent)
  • American passport.
  • US passport card.
  • DHS Trusted Travel Cards (Global Entry, NEXUS, SENTRI, FAST)
  • United States Department of Defense identification, including identification issued to dependents.
  • Permanent resident card.