Which ID is right for me?
|ID features||Standard||REAL ID||Enhanced|
|Can use for Photo ID purposes||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Is acceptable for Federal REAL ID purposes||No||Yes||Yes|
|Can use to board a domestic flight (within the U.S.)||Not after October 1, 2021||Yes||Yes|
|Can use to enter a Federal building or military base||Not after October 1, 2021||Yes||Yes|
|Can use to cross U.S. border from Canada, Mexico and some Carribean countries||No||No||Yes|
|Shows your residential address (where you live)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Requires an office visit to get one (if getting an ID for the first time)||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Requires an office visit to replace or renew||No||No, unless you are changing from a Standard||No, unless you are changing from a Standard|
Cost (in addition to regular transaction fees)
|No||No||Yes - $30|
Displays on the front of the document
NOT FOR FEDERAL PURPOSES
See sample 'REAL ID'