Please make an appointment at 1-877-639-4835 or https://mexitel.sre.gob.mx

From January 1, 2017, the amount of $ 36 dollars will be charged for each visa application received, regardless of whether or not it is authorized:

  A) Every visa application will generate a payment.

B) In the case of refusal of visa, the payment made will not be refunded.

C) This provision is not applicable in the case of visas without charge (Only visas as a visitor without permission to engage in paid activities, tourism, business or transit for less than 180 days: Bolivia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua, Dominican Republic, Serbia, South Africa)


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1. Effective since 2010, all American citizens need to show their passport or card passport when they enter Mexico (traveling by air, sea or land).

2. U.S. permanent residents who want to travel to Mexico (by air, sea or land) need to bring their valid U.S. permanent resident card and passport.

3. All the Foreigners, regardless their nationality, who want to enter Mexico as a tourist, business or transit purposes, for less than 180 days, won’t need a Mexican visa if they have a valid visa from Canada, the United States, Japan, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and any of the countries of the Schengen Area in their passport. Additionally, if they have an expired US visa but have others documents that proof their legal stay in the United States, they can apply for a visa in the nearest Mexican Consulate. (The forms I-797 A, Advance Parole, I-20 or DS-2019 are not enough to enter Mexico. Therefore, it is necessary to apply for a Mexican visa).


  • If you have further questions about the type of visa that you need, please email your comments to visas@consulmexatlanta.org.
  • Appointment is necessary (make an appointment at 1-877-639-4835 or https://mexitel.sre.gob.mx)
  • The fact to visit this Consulate does not guarantee the issue of the visa.
  • The applicant has to attend personally to do the paperwork.
  • The issue of the visa is subjected to the consular interview result.
  • Besides to submit the requirements for each type of visa, the applicant must follow the next steps:


Fill out the application form. (click here).


The applicant has to bring a color picture, passport size and without glasses.


It is required that applicant bring his Passport and proof of his legal stay in the United States.


The visa’s fee is $36.00 USD (We accept cash, money order, debit or credit cards, except American Express)