Getting across the border into or out of Mexico can take between 30 minutes and several hours. It is best to travel across the border on a weekday or early in the morning. Weekends and holidays are the worst times to cross the border.
- Get Border crossing wait times and information on when borders are open, etc.
All US citizens are now required to present a passport book, passport card, or WHTI-compliant document when entering or re-entering the United States.
All US citizens are now required to present a valid US passport in order to enter Mexico. This does not apply to the Baja region of Mexico.