Updated on 09.02.2022
Global Entry Kiosk Machines-Denver. Photo by Jaime Ruiz (cbp.gov)
The Global Entry Program, administered by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, is reserved for individuals of certain nationalities and reduces border control wait times for members. The Global Entry Program is available to eligible travelers at major U.S. airports.
Global Entry is available to trusted nationals from
as well as
In 2017 alone, six new Global Entry countries were included. Since 2022, Brazil has also been one of the few participating countries. This means that even more travelers to the USA will be able to use the accelerated entry procedure with Global Entry.
The basic application for Global Entry is identical, only individual application steps differ depending on the Global Entry country. Depending on the nationality, further Global Entry requirements have to be fulfilled.
Global Entry membership is limited to several years. Depending on your Global Entry interview date and your date of birth, your Global Entry membership is valid for at least five yearsbut may also be valid almost six years after the date you were first admitted to Global Entry.
After expiration of the Global Entry membership, a renewed participation in the Global Entry Program is possible.
The application fee is 100 US Dollar. The fee will be due again in case of a Global Entry renewal.
There can be different reasons for a person to not be qualified for Global Entry, e.g. if
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