Travel within the U.S.

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Travel within the U.S.

If you will be traveling within the United States, it is not necessary to bring all of your immigration documents.  However, you should bring the following:

  1. Government-issued photo ID:  If you have a valid driver’s license or state ID, you can bring this.  If not, you should bring your passport.
  2. TC ID
  3. (recommended) Copies of your other immigration documents (passport, visa, I-94 card, I-20/DS-2019). 


Note: If you plan to travel to Arizona or to a city that is within 60 miles of the U.S. border, such as San Diego or  Niagara Falls, you may want to bring your original immigration documents (passport, visa, I-94 card, I-20/DS-2019) to avoid delays.