Mexico is one of the loveliest destinations you can escape to, but it is important you to take into account that there are a few extra steps to take before boarding the plane. In order to visit Mexico, you will need to present a Forma Migratoria Multiple (FMM) when you enter, which translates into Mexico Tourist Card. Note that this document is not an eVisa, but you’re still required to pay this tourism fee. If you want to apply for an FMM, there are a few things you should know to enjoy a hassle-free experience.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have a passport from the UK, do I need a visa to visit Mexico?
If visa cost is zero, why do I have to pay?
iVisa wants to make things easier for you, that is why by applying online you avoid lines in the airport that can make you waste time you can use in your trip.
What is a Mexico Tourist Card?
A Mexico Tourist Card or FMM ("Forma Migratoria Múltiple," previously referred to as an FMT), is a tourist permit that is required for all foreign citizen travelers to Mexico, who will not be engaged in remunerated work.
How long is the Mexico Tourist Card long for?
This tourist card has a validity of 180 days after arrival, grants a Single Entry for a maximum stay of 180 days Total. It can be use only with tourist purposes.
What are the documents required to apply?
We require the following to submit your application:
Passport with at least 6 months of validity.
Airplane ticket (Air Arrival - including the Flight number).
Credit/Debit card or Paypal account for the payment.
Valid e-mail address.
What are the processing times and prices?
With iVisa you have three options:
Standard processing – your application is processed within 24 hours, and the price is USD 20.00 (service fees included).
Rush processing – you will receive your card within 4 hours, and the total price of it is USD 40.00 (service fees included).
Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your Tourist Card in only 30 minutes, and you will be charged USD 60.00 (service fees included).
Click here to start your application.
How long does it take to apply for a Mexico Tourist Card?
Less than 10 minutes. You just need to complete our easy application form.
How can I apply for a Mexico Tourist Card?
Once you access the application page, you will notice that the form consists of three steps:
The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. You also need to choose the processing time from the options mentioned above.
The second step will ask you to revise step one and make the payment.
The last step consists of a questionnaire and a photo upload. You will also need to upload your passport scan at this point. Other documents may be required as well, but it depends on personal circumstances.
Click here to start. Once you are done, hit the submit button, and iVisa will take care of the rest. In case you need assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
Do I need to get a Tourist Card for my kids too?
Yes. All foreign citizens wishing to travel to Mexico require a visa, even kids.
I am arriving by car, can I use this Tourist card?
You must apply for the Tourist Card (Land) if you are planning on arriving in Mexico by car, which you can obtain by clicking here.
Do I need a Tourist Card if I am in transit through Mexico?
You JUST will need a Tourist Card if you plan to leave the airport while in Mexico.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
If you made a mistake when entering your data online then please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible via online chat to assist you, modifications are no longer possible if we already submitted your application and you will have to apply again but we will not charge you an additional.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Tourist Card?
Many people think that online information leaks and that their personal info is at risk of getting into the wrong hands. However, that is not the case with our services. We provide maximum safety for your personal data, confidentiality, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. Your personal information could not be safer. You can check what hundreds of happy customers say about us here.