Traveling to the US?

You may be eligible for a United States electronic visa, a US ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorisation) for travel to the US.  The online US ESTA form takes only minutes to complete and your US ESTA request will be processed within 72 hours.

      Anyone holding a passport from one of the countries listed can apply for an ESTA to the US. 

Andorra

Czech Republic

Greece

Latvia

Netherlands

Slovakia

Austria

Denmark

Hungary

Liechtenstein

New Zealand

Slovenia

Australia

Estonia

Iceland

Lithuania

Norway

Sout Korea

Belgium

Finland

Ireland

Luxembourg

Portugal

Spain

Brunei

France

Italy

Malta

San Marino

Sweden

Chile

Germany

Japan

Monaco

Singapore

Switzerland

United Kingdom

The Fastest and Easiest Way to Get a US Electronic Visa

  1. With CIBTvisas, you can apply anytime for a US ESTA and you will receive an email confirmation from CIBTvisas notifying you once your US ESTA has been issued.
  2. US ESTA's can take up to 72 hours to be authorised by the US Homeland Security.  You must apply for an US ESTA 72 hours prior to travel.
  3. A US ESTA is valid for 2 years or until your passport expires, (whichever is sooner) and will allow multiple entries into the United States.

Important Requirements For ESTA Applicants

  • If you are a US Citizen and hold dual nationality with a Visa Waiver Program country you are not required to have an ESTA. You must use your US passport to travel to the USA.
  • A passport indicating that the bearer is a British Subject, British Dependent Territories Citizen, British Overseas Citizen, British National (Overseas) Citizen, or British Protected Person does not qualify for travel without a visa. A passport which states holder has Right of Abode or indefinite leave to remain in the United Kingdom does not qualify for visa free travel.
  • Please note following recent changes under the Terrorist Travel Prevention Act, nationals of VWP countries who have visited: Iran, Iraq, Sudan, Syria, Libya, Somalia or Yemen on or after March, 2011 are no longer eligible to apply for an ESTA.
  • Nationals of VWP countries who are also nationals of Iran, Sudan or Syria are not eligible for an ESTA.
  • As of April 1, 2016, to qualify for an ESTA you must have a passport containing an integrated chip and display the universal e-passport symbol on the front cover (as shown below)

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Visa Pre-Check

Have an urgent visa application that carries a tight deadline?  CIBTvisas can help you to save valuable time and avoid expensive delays.  A CIBTvisas expert will review all of your documents to confirm your application is accurate, complete and ready for submission. We will contact you personally to quickly handle any mistakes ensuring your application is submitted correctly.

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Concierge Service

Too busy to manage your visa request?  A CIBTvisas Concierge Specialist will manage the entire process from start to finish, providing the expertise necessary to ensure your request is approved as quickly as possible.  Experience the convenience & certainty of the Concierge Service, our highest level of one to one, customized service.  

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Digital Photo Service

Need a fast, easy and inexpensive way to get a photo you can use for your passport or visa application? Use your own camera in the comfort of your home or office. Simply click and then upload your photo to our website. We will take care of the rest ensuring your photo meets government and consular requirements.

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