Passport Information

What is the Difference Between a Passport Book and a Passport Card?
For information on how to apply for a U.S. Passport or Passport Card,
visit http://travel.state.gov/passport

U.S. Passport Book

– Valid for travel by air, sea or land.

– Validity:

– 10 years for adults

– 5 years for minors

– Size:

– 5″ x 3 1/2″ (when unopened)

– Cost for first time applicants:

– $135 for adults

– $105 for minors

– Cost for U.S. Passport book renewal:

– $110 for adults

– $105 for minors

**Cruise Escapes strongly urges clients to apply for a U.S. Passport Book, as it remains the premier internationally accepted document and allows any kind of travel, all over the world**

U.S. Passport Card

Not for travel by air. Valid for land and sea crossings between the U.S. and Canada, Mexico, Bermuda and the Caribbean only.

– Validity:

– 10 years for adults

– 5 years for minors

– Size:

– Wallet size

-Cost for first time applicants:

– $55 for adults

– $40 for minors

– Cost for U.S. Passport book holders

– $30 for adults

– $40 for minors