Cuba - Entry - Standard Service: Visa Requirements

Single Entry / Visa Valid for 180 days

1Required Documents

  • image description Passport Copy
    Passport Copy

    Please provide one clear copy of your passport's information page. 

  • image description Proof of Departure
    Proof of Departure

    Copy of computer generated round trip tickets or travel itinerary showing round trip travel entering Cuba and exiting Cuba.  Preferably, the proof of departure documents should show your departure from the United States to Cuba and back.  Additionally, the Applicant's name must be on the travel document.  

  • image description Cuba Purpose of Travel Statement
    Cuba Purpose of Travel Statement

    The U.S. Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Asset Control (OFAC) has issued General Licenses within 12 categories of authorized travel. Please provide a Purpose of Travel Statement (click here) indicating which General License category your travel falls under. Each traveler must retain records related to this travel for a minimum of 5 years.

    Note: Purpose of Travel Statement can also be found as a sample at the end of the checklist.

  • image description Materials to be Emailed to you Personal Account Manager
    Materials to be Emailed to you Personal Account Manager

    Once gathered, please EMAIL your passport copy, travel itinerary, and Purpose of Travel Statement to your personal account manager for processing. You will NOT need to ship ay physical documents for this visa. Your loose-leaf travel document will be shipped to you upon visa completion.

  • image description Note on Visa
    Note on Visa

    The Cuba entry visa will be a loose-leaf document that you must carry with you during your travel to Cuba. You must keep both sides of the loose leaf visa. One side will be surrendered at the port of entry and the other will be needed in order to exit Cuba.

2Consular and Service Fees

# Detail Fee
1 Consulate Fee $75
2 Service Fee $49

3Ship Documents

1.) Place the above mentioned documents in a FedEx Letter.

2.) Send the FedEx Letter to us at :

Passports and Visas.com
Attn: Processing

101 Hickey Blvd, Suite A-224
South San Francisco, California 94080

The expected processing time for this visa application is 5 business days.

Please note that processing times, fees, and requirements are based on government rules and are subject to change without notice.

1Gather Documentation for a Cuba Visa

1. Passport Copy

Please provide one clear copy of your passport's information page. 

1. Proof of Departure

Copy of computer generated round trip tickets or travel itinerary showing round trip travel entering Cuba and exiting Cuba.  Preferably, the proof of departure documents should show your departure from the United States to Cuba and back.  Additionally, the Applicant's name must be on the travel document.  

1. Cuba Purpose of Travel Statement

The U.S. Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Asset Control (OFAC) has issued General Licenses within 12 categories of authorized travel. Please provide a Purpose of Travel Statement (click here) indicating which General License category your travel falls under. Each traveler must retain records related to this travel for a minimum of 5 years.

Note: Purpose of Travel Statement can also be found as a sample at the end of the checklist.

1. Materials to be Emailed to you Personal Account Manager

Once gathered, please EMAIL your passport copy, travel itinerary, and Purpose of Travel Statement to your personal account manager for processing. You will NOT need to ship ay physical documents for this visa. Your loose-leaf travel document will be shipped to you upon visa completion.

1. Note on Visa

The Cuba entry visa will be a loose-leaf document that you must carry with you during your travel to Cuba. You must keep both sides of the loose leaf visa. One side will be surrendered at the port of entry and the other will be needed in order to exit Cuba.

2Consular and Service Fees

2.1 Consular and Service Fees

Cuba visa fees are as below :

# Detail Fee
1 Consulate Fee $75
2 Service Fee $49

3Ship your Application to Passports and Visas.com

3.1 Place the above documents in an Overnight Envelope

Enclose the documents from Section 1 (Gather Documents for your Cuba  Visa) and a print out of your order confirmation in an Overnight Envelope (Fedex, UPS, etc).

3.2 Send the Application Materials to Us

Please Note: If you paid for an inbound shipping service your account manager will contact you to provide a FedEx shipping label via email to send us your completed application. 

Send the Overnight Envelope (Fedex, UPS, etc) to us at :

Passports and Visas.com
Attn: Processing

101 Hickey Blvd, Suite A-224
South San Francisco, California 94080