jus4usa asked in TravelAir Travel · 1 decade ago

As a Canadian Citizen with a Green Card, do I need a passport to fly back and forth from the US to Canada?

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Yes you do.

    I just flew to Canada 2 weeks ago. Everyone had to have a passport in order to board the plane.

    I flew back to the US from Canada 1 week ago. That's right. You had to have a passport to board the plane back in to the US, as well.

    If you go to the airport without a passport, just see how far you will get, before they turn you away.

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  • 4 years ago

    A returning lawful everlasting resident isn't required to have a valid passport on the time of their go back. 8 CFR 211.2(a) says: Passports. A passport valid for the bearer's get entry to right into a overseas united states a minimum of 60 days previous the expiration date of his or her immigrant visa will be presented through each and every immigrant except an immigrant who: Is getting into lower than the provisions of §211.a million(a)(2) through (a)(7); and eight CFR 211.a million(a)(2) says: regular. except as presented in paragraph (b)(a million) of this section, each and every arriving alien using for admission (or boarding the vessel or airplane on which he or she arrives) into u.s. for lawful everlasting position of living, or as a lawful everlasting resident returning to an unrelinquished lawful everlasting position of living interior u.s., shall present day between suitable right here: (2) a valid, unexpired sort I–551, everlasting Resident Card, if in search of readmission after a momentary absence of lower than a million twelve months, or when it comes to a crewmember usually serving on board a vessel or airplane of us of a registry in search of readmission after any momentary absence linked at the same time with his or her responsibilities as a crewman. So, you do not favor a passport because you're returning pursuant to eight CFR 211.a million(a)(2). sparkling as dirt, suitable? in reality, all you want is your eco-friendly card. in case you've a passport, large. If no longer, that's high quality too.

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  • 1 decade ago

    As of dec 31 of this year, yes you will need one....where are you from??? Canadian Citizen with a Green Card

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  • 1 decade ago

    Not until Jan 1. Until you are a citizen, you need to keep up your Canadian passport. It will be stamped by the US consulate.

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  • 1 decade ago

    According to Canadian & US customs as of JANUARY 09/06 at 12:01 am no PASSPORT no crossing NO MATTER whether you drive fly or walk EITHER direction !!!!!!!

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  • 1 decade ago

    you need a passport to get on the plane period

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  • 1 decade ago

    STAY IN CANADA DONT GO TO USA

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