Urgent ESTA application

ESTA Urgent Application

Need an urgent ESTA USA for your holiday, transit or business trip to the United States? Submit an urgent application. Urgent application on average result in an approved ESTA in one hour. After approval, the ESTA is automatically linked to the passport of the traveller and confirmed by e-mail. Printing it is not necessary.

Travellers going to the United States are required to possess an ESTA or a US visa before going on their trip. This applies to all travellers, including children and babies. Applying for an ESTA is faster than applying for a visa. The costs are also lower, and an ESTA can be applied for entirely online. Applying for a US visa is only necessary if the traveller wishes to stay in the US for longer than 90 consecutive days, or does not meet the requirements. There are different specific types of visas for various travel purposes. Most travellers therefore choose for an ESTA, which can also be acquired through an urgent application.

Applying is mandatory for all travellers going to the US with a business or tourist purpose. This also applies to children and babies.

Flying to the US

Flying in 72 hours? Use the urgent procedure!

Submitting an urgent application is wise if you plan on travelling to the USA today or tomorrow. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency advises travellers to apply for an ESTA at least 72 hours before leaving for the United States. Urgent applications are generally processed right away and often granted within 70 minutes. No guarantees regarding delivery time can be given, however.

Submit an urgent ESTA application now

Do you want to submit an urgent application for the ESTA USA? Then you can make use of the regular application form. In it, you are asked if you want to apply for the ESTA with urgency. If you check the option "urgent delivery" your application will receive priority in the digital waiting queue. After submitting the application, you can pay with Visa, MasterCard, American Express or PayPal.

Summary urgent application

  • The surcharge for urgent applications is £17,50 per person
  • Applying for an ESTA is mandatory for business and tourist trips to the USA
  • Approved ESTAs are linked to a valid passport, printing it is not necessary
  • An urgent application is recommended if you are travelling to the USA within 72 hours