No - A visa is not required for travel to Canada

Monday, August 10, 2020

Temporary Entry Suspension: Please be advised that Canada has suspended entry for all nationalities until further notice. This does not apply to citizens and residents of Canada or immediate family members of the latter. This is a rapidly changing situation. Travisa is monitoring the situation closely so check our website for updates.

A visa is not required to transit through Canada. The traveler must be in possession of a passport valid for 6 months beyond travel dates, a round-trip or onward ticket, and a valid visa for the next destination (if required).


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, and with at least two blank passport pages available for stamp(s).


Proof of Travel Arrangements:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or a travel agency or showing entry and departure from Canada.


Other Requirements:

Valid onward destination visas (if applicable).

Register your trip with the US Embassy:

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. For just $20.00 per traveler, Travisa will complete the State Department Registration for the applicant. Official notifications about travel advisories and warnings will be sent to the traveler registered.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Canada