Call Us Today: 202-787-1944


Frequently Asked Questions

Home  >  Immigration Law FAQ  >  Other Visas  >  C-1

Your Immigration Questions Answered by VisaPro.

Here, you will find detailed answers to many of most common immigration questions.

4.What privileges do I enjoy on US transit visa?
  
 On US transit visa, you may:
  
 
    Travel in and out of the U.S. when your final destination is another country
    Instead of getting trapped in the port, use the time for waiting for your plane or ship to visit your family or friends or use it for touring the place or shopping

5. What are the limitations of C-1 visa?
  
 On C-1 visa, you must:
  
 
    Engage strictly in visiting, touring or shopping activities. Any exception to this requires an appropriate visa
    Apply for separate C-1 visa for each family member. There is nothing like dependent C-1 visa

6. How long can I stay in the U.S. on C-1 visa?
  
  You may stay for a maximum of 29 days in the U.S. on C-1 visa. You are required to leave the U.S. on the proposed flight or ship of departure, or within 29 days, whichever is earlier.

7. Can I apply for extension of stay on C-1 visa?
   
 No, you may not extend your stay on C-1 visa. If you want to extend your stay you should apply for appropriate
B-1/B-2 visas or can travel on Visa Waiver Program.
  
 Note: If a foreign national seeks layover privileges for purposes other than for transit through the U.S. (for example, to visit friends or engage in sightseeing), he/she will have to qualify for the type of visa required for that purpose.

Previous | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | Next

 
Need More HELP!

Get Personalized Legal Advice from a VisaPro Attorney
Browse Tips and Procedures about Specific Visas
Discover More about VisaPro Legal Services


C1 Transit Visa Process -  Apply Online!
U.S. Immigration Attorney - Consult Now!

More About C-1 Visa
Benefits of the C-1 Visa
Requirements for the
C-1 Visa
Applying for the C-1 Visa
Duration of Stay

How can we help you?
MESSAGE BOARDS
How do I fill Form I-129?
When do I start Green Card?

Discuss US Immigration
NEWSLETTER - FREE!
Receive latest immigration updates and free legal tips by e-mail. Sign up now!
IMMIGRATION DICTIONARY
Legal terms explained in plain English!

On this topic C-1

RELATED FORMS
DS-156, DS-157
RELATED VISAS
B-1
B-2
D-1
F-1
 
J-1
K-1
Fiancee Visa
Green Card
RELATED ARTICLES


OUR SERVICES

C1 Transit Visa Process - Apply Online!
 
Our C-1 visa application service includes:
Complete review of all your personal circumstances.
Identification of important legal issues that may affect your C-1 visa application.
Accurate preparation of your C-1 visa application.
Submission of your C-1 visa application to the proper government agencies.
Online access to your case status.
Unlimited personal communication with your own VisaPro immigration attorney.

Low Flat Fee: $195
Start Now

 
U.S. Immigration Attorney - Consult Now!
 
1. Online Consultation
Get a detailed, written opinion online in less than 3 business days from a licensed immigration attorney.
Only $79!
Consult Now


2. Telephone Consultation
Get a one half-hour telephone consultation with a licensed immigration attorney.
Only $75!
Consult Now