How long does it take to get travel document I 131?
What is I 131 Application for Travel Document?
Form I-131 is a travel application. This travel document often is used by green card holders. Individuals who hold asylee or refugee status and are not lawful permanent residents must have a Refugee Travel Document to return to the United States after travel abroad, unless they possess an Advance Parole Document.
How can I apply for travel document?
How to Apply
- Complete the Form I-131, Application for Travel Document. Review the form instructions for directions on completing the Form I‑131.
- Submit the Filing Fee(s). Include the appropriate filing fee with the Form I-765 and biometric services fee (if applicable).
- Submit evidence.
- Sign and File the Form I-131.
How long does it take to get a travel document?
The travel document usually arrives within 150 days (sometimes longer) after submitting your application. You can’t leave the country until you have your approved travel document in hand, so you should expect to spend the 3–5 months after submitting your green card application in the United States.