Passports and Visas

U.S. Department of State

This website provides comprehensive information on international travel requirements.

How to Apply for a U.S. Passport

Applying for the first time? Renewing a passport? Find out how to apply for your or your child's passport book or card now.

Travel Document Systems (TDS)

Expedited visa and passport processing.

 

Health and Safety

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Recommendations for medical preparation for traveling abroad and current health alerts.

STEP

A free service to allow U.S. citizens and nationals traveling abroad to enroll their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate.

Travel Alerts and Warnings

Alerts and warnings from the U.S. Department of State for short-term and long-term events that may impact your trip.

Students Abroad

Tips for safety abroad specifically geared towards students.

Transportation Security Administration

Charged with providing effective and efficient security for passenger and freight transportation in the United States. Includes up to date information about the items that are prohibited and allowed on board.

 

Travel Tools

Flight View

Track flights and monitor delays in real time.

Currency Converter

Calculates how much money is worth in foreign currencies.

Weather

Find out what the weather will be like when you are scheduled to travel.

Google Translate

Google's free online language translation service.

Baggage Fees

Check your airline’s policy for detailed baggage fee and allowance information.

 

Travel Insurance

Travel Insured

We strongly recommend purchasing travel insurance so that your expenses are covered if an unforeseen emergency arises before or during your trip. Residents of Washington, Texas, or New York should contact Travel Insured directly at 800-243-3174.