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Do I need a passport book or a passport card to travel to Kenya?

by Amber
(Mount Joy, Pa USA)

Question: Do I need a passport card or book or both to travel to Kenya? How about my 3-year-old son?

Answer: Both you and your son need to obtain passport books in order to travel to Kenya.

Passport cards can only be used to travel by land or sea to Canada, Mexico, Caribbean or Bermuda.

Minors have special requirements. For more information, click the links below.

U.S. Passport for an Adult

U.S. Passport for Minor

Note, U.S. citizens also need a visa to enter Kenya. For more information, click the link below.

Kenya Visa Requirements

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