1. CAN DENMARK CITIZENS TRAVEL USING ESTA TO USA?
All Denmark citizens are eligible for ESTA online application system when seeking for authorization to travel to the USA.
This means whenever you want to visit the USA from Denmark it’s not necessary to apply for a visa, you only need to use the ESTA application from Denmark.
However, certain rules apply to those traveling with ESTA rather than visa.
It’s important to remember only individuals from VWP countries are qualified for ESTA, otherwise, one shall apply for a visa to travel from their respective countries.
2. IS DENMARK A VWP COUNTRY?
The Visa Waiver Program is an automated program by the American government that includes different countries from all continents, whose citizens use ESTA for traveling to USA.
Denmark is among the VWP countries giving the Denmark citizens eligibility to travel using ESTA.
This is according to the current updates on the program because it keeps on changing.
More about the VWP is here.
It’s of great importance to follow all the updates on the program as any changes could inconvenience your travel arrangements. However, at the moment Denmark’s status has not changed.
Note: the ESTA is unnecessary if you have a valid visa for travel to the USA.
3. WHAT YOU MUST KNOW WHEN TRAVELING FROM DENMARK TO THE US.
General travel regulations apply to Denmark citizens traveling to the US using ESTA as a travel authorization form.
- Rules concerning traveling with medication
- Baggage that is allowed to be carried on board
- Background checks etc.
And the very essence of travel insurance for traveling.
4. HOW IS ESTA DIFFERENT FROM VISA?
ESTA applies only to citizens of VWP countries who wish to travel to the USA for a period of 3 months therefore, do not need to obtain a visa.
Of course, individuals of non-member countries of the VWP program need to acquire a USA visa for traveling purposes.