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does disneycruiseline require passports this year, i know there are new rules so wasn't sure?

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Asked by Anonymous at 4:30 PM on Mar. 11, 2009 in Travel

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  • I think starting in June all cruises will require a passport

    Answer by efmeador0709 at 4:47 PM on Mar. 11, 2009

  • There is more then one answer to that question. If you are travaleing before June 1,2009 a Passport is not required by law for sea travel but it is a very good idea to have because God forbid and emergency comes up and you need to depart ASAP via Plane you will need a passport.
    However if you are traveling after June 1,2009 the details are as follows:
    June 1, 2009: ALL persons*, including U.S. citizens and Canadian citizens over the age of 15, traveling between the U.S. and Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean, and Bermuda by land or sea (including ferries), will be required to present a valid passport or other document such as passport cards, NEXUS or SENTRI cards, or driver's licenses that meet certain security requirements. Children 15 years of age and younger are exempt from the passport requirement, although they will be required to have copies of their birth certificate.

    Answer by LimoMOM5 at 5:56 PM on Mar. 11, 2009

  • I would get passports anyway.

    Answer by chefjen at 12:43 PM on Mar. 12, 2009

  • i had to have a passport when i went on my cruise in 06... its required, better safe than sorry.. i know if you dont have it, they can hold you up for two days... and its not fun... a friend of mine was stuck in haiti for 48 hours because she didnt have her passport..

    Answer by sweetscrappin at 1:04 AM on Mar. 14, 2009

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