The latest news about the ESTA USA.


My ESTA does not show a National Identification Number

Oftentimes, the ESTA visa does not show a National Identification Number. Read here whether this will lead to problems in your situation...

News report | 28-07-2020 | 15:48:31

Carrying medicines into the USA and applying for the ESTA

Medicines that have a controlled substance in them can only be carried into the USA with a medical license. Also remember to apply for an ESTA...

News report | 28-07-2020 | 11:59:14

ESTA and TSA lock required for flights to USA

In addition to the luggage rules of the airlines, also observe the guidelines of the U.S. authorities. Apply for an ESTA and get a TSA lock...

News report | 22-06-2020 | 16:16:14

Coronavirus in the USA: everything you need to know

The coronavirus has also hit the USA. Here you can read all about how bad things are, how this might affect your trip, and what measures to take...

News report | 14-04-2020 | 16:43:52

Can I get an ESTA if I ever used drugs?

A British tourist was deported from the USA after it became known that she had used cocaine. Drug use can lead to an ESTA being cancelled...

News report | 02-09-2019 | 15:57:54

Visa or ESTA for trips to the USA?

In most cases it is possible to apply for an ESTA USA for your trip to the United States. Sometimes a US visa application is required...

News report | 13-05-2019 | 14:46:06

Reminder: Apply for ESTA 72 hours in advance

Travellers wishing to travel to the United States must apply for their Digital Travel Authorisation (ESTA) at least 72 hours in advance...

News report | 27-03-2019 | 19:32:06

This is how an ESTA USA application works

Travelling to the USA? Than a digital travel permit (ESTA USA) is necessary. Here we will explain how the ESTA application procedure works...

News report | 11-02-2019 | 19:32:06

Dutch tourist ends up in US jail because of visa error

A Dutch traveller was locked up in a US jail for one week due to an administrative error with her visa...

News report | 29-10-2018 | 13:33:33

More illegal immigration due to strict US visa control

Policies meant to curb migration into the USA might have the opposite effect. Read more about the visa policy and immigration in the USA...

News report | 18-09-2018 | 11:18:14

ESTA: point of contact/contact person, overnight stay unknown

Point of contact/contact person, residence or emergency contact unknown with ESTA application? No problem, you can still apply for an ESTA; read how here...

News report | 05-06-2018 | 14:14:14

Travelling to the USA? Provide usernames social media

The Trump government wants to force non-western travellers to provide their usernames for social media when applying for an ESTA or visa...

News report | 25-04-2018 | 09:34:18

Travel ban Trump; visa exemptions rarely granted

The travel ban of Trump has a feature that allows for visa exemptions in certain cases. Read here what conseqeuences this might have for you...

News report | 23-03-2018 | 09:23:56

ESTA application? Watch out for letters in the passport!

It is important to correctly write down the passport information when applying for an ESTA. Pay extra attention to letters and digits in the passport number...

News report | 20-02-2018 | 13:43:28

Do I need to apply for an ESTA for my trip to Canada?

All travellers headed to Canada need to apply for an electronic travel authorisation beforehand. Check whether you also need to apply for an ESTA...

News report | 03-02-2018 | 10:55:33

ESTA possible if I have been to Iran or Iraq?

Travellers that have at some point been to Iran or Iraq cannot always apply for an ESTA. Read how to still travel to the USA here. ...

News report | 30-01-2018 | 19:19:04

Suspension visas Turkey and USA

Relations between the USA and Turkey are heating up. This has resulted in a mutual suspension of visas for their respective countries...

News report | 08-10-2017 | 07:32:57

Flying to the USA with a laptop, is that allowed?

Travelling to the USA with a laptop in the plane; what is and isnĘžt allowed? Read more about the new regulations here...

News report | 02-10-2017 | 13:05:09

Checklist for your holiday or other trip to the USA

Going to the USA soon? Read this checklist to make sure what you need to bring for your trip. Baggage, ESTA USA, and more...

News report | 15-09-2017 | 09:47:43

Travel ban USA

Since 27 January, it is no longer possible for refugees and citizens from 7 countries to enter the USA. Read here who this applies to...

News report | 07-09-2017 | 15:07:02