What is a general license to travel to Cuba?
You don’t actually need a printed license to travel to Cuba, even under the new Trump Cuba policies.
Having a Cuba General License simply means that: a.
You’ve chosen to travel under any of the US government’s 11 permitted categories of legal travel to Cuba (Support for the Cuban People is usually the easiest).
How do I get a Cuban travel license?
You must obtain a license from the Department of Treasury or your travel must fall into one of 12 categories of authorized travel. See ENTRY, EXIT & VISA REQUIREMENTS below.
Do I need an OFAC license to travel to Cuba?
OFAC Authorized Licenses for “Tourist” Travel. For all general license categories, you still need a visa which is the Cuban government’s requirement for all tourists. A tourist visa will be fine for most people, you can get it at the airport.
What are the 12 categories of authorized travel to Cuba?
The 12 categories of authorized travel to Cuba are: family visits; official business of the U.S. government, foreign governments, and certain intergovernmental organizations; journalistic activity; professional research and professional meetings; educational activities; religious activities; public performances,
Can you get a Cuban visa online?
You can buy your Tourist Card online, in advance of your trip. If you’re traveling to Cuba from the US (regardless of citizenship), you can use Cuba Visa Services to get the best rate on your pink Cuban Tourist Card. Cuba Visa Services ships anywhere in the lower 48 states via FedEx and offers 2 shipping options.
Can I get a Cuban visa at the airport?
The answer to your questions is yes, you can get a Cuba visa from the Miami airport, but only if you fly using American Airlines. If you do not want to use this company, you can apply online for a Cuba Tourist Card so that you can travel using any airline you want.
How much is a Cuba visa?
You won’t be allowed to enter Cuba without a Tourist Card). United: $75 ($50 visa + $25 processing fee), purchase at gate. American: $85 ($50 visa + $35 processing fee), purchase online and sent via mail. AA will send instructions.
Why can’t Americans go to Cuba?
The current regulation does not prohibit travel by U.S. citizens to Cuba per se, but it makes it illegal for U.S. citizens to have transactions (spend money or receive gifts) in Cuba under most circumstances without a US government Office of Foreign Assets Control issued license.
Can people travel to Cuba?
Here’s the Scoop in 2020. Yes! You can travel to Cuba as an American–even in light of the most recent travel restrictions. (The most recent just means that Americans can only fly into Havana.)