Considering the US as the third leading country for travellers with 76.9 million visitors may lead you in double thinking whether to push through having business travel in this alluring country. Some travellers come up with the fact of facing a very long way to go through security measures, and it is, of course, a very shoving thing to do.
There are several “Trusted Traveler” Programs developed by the US government that aim to alleviate these deficiencies, and many travellers like you have been signing up for this kind services you might as well have the idea to check out this effortless and safe way to have a hassle-free entry.
Here are some lists of Trusted Traveler Programs you can have, check out for the one that fits in your needs:
- TSA PreCheck
Membership fee: 85$
Expiration: After five years.
Ideal for: Travelers who are facing lack of passport problems.
Type of Service: This service from TSA provides a specialized indicator located at your boarding pass which gives you the power to speed up the line in security and have your essential things like shoes, jackets, belts, laptop, and even some liquidized bathroom kits on your bag in over 180 domestic airports. This TSA PreCheck can also be used by 12-year-old kids having flights with their guardians.
If you’re interested, you can reach them online with over 380 enrollment centres ready to help you.
- Global Entry
Membership fee: 100$
Ideal for: Foreign Trips
Type of Service: A Border Protection and a part of United States Customs, Global Entry lessens the traveller’s problems in processing their essential papers and falling in line when coming back from their trip.
As you’re done with some background check and personal interview from Global Entry Enrollment Center, get your fingerprint scanned and a photo is taken you’re also automatically a member of TSA PreCheck.
If you’re thinking about purchasing an 85$ service fee, you might as well consider adding 15$ for an international service from Global Entry.
Membership fee: 179$
Ideal for: Persons who frequently travel at Clear’s airports.
Type of Service: A private traveller program that is licensed by the Transportation Security Administration, which has the power to automatically cuts the line for the members in ID and boarding pass checking. Gives you the right to verify their identification directly by having their iris, as well as their fingerprint, scanned and afterwards proceed to language scanner, metal detectors, and a checkpoint for security.
With just a digital authentication of your passport or driver’s license, Clear assures you a five-minute time-lapse for a membership application. Just add 50$ for a free line from Clear’s services for children under 18 years of old.
Membership fee: 50$
Expiration: After five years.
Ideal for: Northern border citizen that are American or Canadian
Type of Service: Provides you with the right to access service from TSA PreCheck and Global entry just a low cost but only if you’re living near the designated area of Nexus enrollment centre which located in the northern border.
If you will be travelling to the US soon and want to have a hassle-free journey after stress-free entry, you may contact Hyryde at +44 20 7117 6023 (UK T) or +1 855 901 0303 (USA T) to book the services of a professional chauffeur, or you can email us at email@example.com.