All U.S. Citizens (including children) taking “closed-loop” cruises – sailings which depart from and return to the same U.S. port – will be required to present a valid Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative (WHTI) compliant document – OR – proof of citizenship, and a valid government issued photo I.D.
Proof Of Citizenship
An original, or certified/notarized copy of your birth certificate issued by a Government Agency (State/County/City) or the Department of Health and Vital Statistics
Certificate of U.S. Naturalization
U.S. Consular report of your birth abroad
Guests may obtain a copy of a birth certificate by contacting: The Department of Health and Vital Statistics at: www.vitalchek.com.
Please Note: Baptismal papers and hospital issued certificates of birth are not acceptable. Voter registration cards and Social Security cards are also not considered proof of citizenship.
Government Issued Photo ID’s
State Issued Driver’s License
Enhanced Driver’s License
Trusted Traveler Program Membership Card (NEXUS/SENTRI/FAST)
Government-Issued identification card (city/state/federal)
Please Note: Children under the age of 16 do not require a government-issued photo ID
Citizens of U.S. Territories and Commonwealth
Guests must follow the same Travel Documentation Requirements. U.S. Territories and Commonwealth include: Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands (St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. John), America Samoa, Swains Island and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.