Can US citizens travel to Cuba 2019?
Note: On June 5th, 2019, new laws regarding US travel to Cuba went into effect.
It is still 100% legal for Americans to travel to Cuba.
(However, as of October 2019, Americans can only fly into Havana.) For more information, check out these Cuba travel policy updates or keep reading for more information.
Can US citizens travel to Cuba 2020?
You could also travel via Mexico or Canada, but it’s no longer necessary. The Cuban government allows Americans to visit their country. The restrictions on reasons for travel and where you can spend money are all American rules. So, regardless of American regulations, your US passport is valid in Cuba.
How can I travel to Cuba legally?
- Cuba visitors require a valid passport from any country.
- Cuba visitors require an entry visa. Purchase a Cuban Tourist Visa.
- US credit and debit cards don’t work in Cuba. Plan trip expenses carefully.
- US regulations require Americans to retain records of island activities and related expenses for five years.
Is it safe to travel to Cuba right now?
Although Cuba is generally a safe country to visit, a trip to Cuba may expose you to “minor” crimes such as currency scams, pickpocketing, and theft. We just wrote the ONLY list of Cuba travel tips that you need to read in 2020!