Travel Tools

When will I receive my ticket?

Wholesale Fares offers these international travel tips and resources to help make your journey safer and more enjoyable, and your preparations easier.

Consular Affairs Publications
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs
Provides an excellent general introduction to international travel, with tips and resources for older travelers, women, and students; information about overseas citizens services; and resources for a safe and healthy trip.


For most travel outside the U.S. and Canada, you will need to have a current passport. Routine passport service takes six weeks. Two week expedited service is available for an additional fee. Note that some countries require that your passport be valid for six months beyond your return date.

Passport Services and Information
U.S. Department of State, Passport Services
Provides complete forms and information on how, when and where to apply for or renew your passport.

Visas, Immunizations, and Entry Requirements
Many countries require visas and immunizations. Check international entry requirements well before you leave. Allow

Foreign Entry Requirements
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs
Summarizes foreign entry requirements to all countries for U.S. citizens traveling on tourism or business. Includes visas, identification requirements, immunizations, required medical tests, international travel restrictions, and fees.

World Airport Guide
Maps and driving directions; parking, transportation, and facilities information for over 200 airports around the world. Universal Currency Converter
Multilingual currency converter with support for every world currency.

International Weather
Intellicast International Travel Section

Quick forecasts for selected international cities, with a searchable travel weather section that gives you a detailed forecast and an overview of your destination's climate.