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 an American travel to Cuba?
Citizens of the United States of America can travel to Cuba; however, there are certain caveats. You can still legally travel to Cuba — even with the recent changes to U.S. travel laws. However, the fact that your trip must meet certain qualifications has not changed.
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.
Can you still travel to Cuba 2018?
President Trump announced new changes in travel rules for Cuba. You can no longer travel to Cuba under the People To People category like you could under President Obama. However, you CAN still travel to Cuba if you meet certain requirements.