Passport (booklet-type), or Passport (card-type), hotel, business or residence address in Mexico, and email address.
Click here to log in the INM official website to generate the FMM FORM, select BY LAND and follow the instructions.
Print the FMM FORM, make sure both parts of the form are printed clearly.
Upon arrival to a Mexico border, the FMM FORM must be validate it by the (INM) immigration agent. If it is correct he/she will grant 1 to 180 days, and give an entry stamp the validity of the form starts from this day.
In the Mexico borders if you visit is less than 7 days the FMM FORM is free otherwise you will need to pay about $30.00, US
The INM agent will keep the long part of the FMM FORM and give you the short part. It is very important to keep it in a safe place and must be surrendered at the border when you depart Mexico.
Is it mandatory to print the FMM online? No, but is very convenient to expedite the entry to Mexico.
What happens if I make an error when I generate the FMM online? Nothing just point it out to the INM agent at the border and you will given another FMM FORM to fill out by hand.