REAL ID - Department of Homeland Security

As of May 7, 2025, commercial flyers will need a REAL ID license or ID or another acceptable identity document, or you're going to be subject to additional screening and potential delays.  This means that all travelers will need to have the REAL ID designation (gold star) on their driver's license or identification card or travel with a passport as of May 7, 2025.  

To help you obtain your REAL ID, there are helpful links below.