Current USCIS processing times of I-131, Advance Parole Applications for [2020]

Processing times last updated on : September 26, 2020 (GMT)
Latest processing times for I-131 Form are daily pulled from USCIS website.
Below are the Processing times for I-131 Form by USCIS Service Center. Also, read common FAQs onthe processing times at the end.

California Service Center (CSC, WAC)

I-131 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Advance Parole Travel Document3 Months - 5 MonthsApril 29, 2020

If your I-131 Form application was filed at California Service Center (CSC, WAC) on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.


National Benefits Center (NBC)

I-131 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Advance Parole Travel Document2.5 Months - 5 MonthsApril 29, 2020

If your I-131 Form application was filed at National Benefits Center (NBC) on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.


Nebraska Service Center (NSC, LIN)

I-131 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Advance Parole Travel Document3 Months - 5 MonthsApril 29, 2020

If your I-131 Form application was filed at Nebraska Service Center (NSC, LIN) on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.


Texas Service Center (TSC, SSC, SRC)

I-131 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Advance Parole Travel Document3 Months - 5 MonthsApril 29, 2020

If your I-131 Form application was filed at Texas Service Center (TSC, SSC, SRC) on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.


Vermont Service Center (VSC, ESC, EAC)

I-131 Form Case TypeProcessing TimeService Request Date
Advance Parole Travel Document5.5 Months - 7.5 MonthsFebruary 20, 2020

If your I-131 Form application was filed at Vermont Service Center (VSC, ESC, EAC) on or before Service Request Date in above processing times table, you can raise a Service Request with USCIS as a follow up. Click on the below button to raise the same.


What are these I-131 processing times for Advance Parole Travel Document ?

The Advance Parole Travel Document processing times for I-131 are directly updated from USCIS Processing times everyday.

What are the average processing times for I-131 Advance Parole ?

It can be anywhere from 3 to 7.5 months dpending on the Service Center that I-131 form is filed with. It totally varies by the load at the service center.

Is premium processing available for I-131 Advance parole, Travel Document application?

No, premium processing is not available with USCIS for I-131 form processing for Advance parole

Can I expedite I-131 form, if I have emergency Travel ?

As permium processing is not available, if you have emergecny travel need and qualify for the expedite appointment request, you can request for expedite processing. It is up to the discretion of USCIS to issue the expedite processing for I-131 form

If I file I-131 and Depart US, what happens to it ?

If you file form I-131 for advance parole travel document and leave US without the travel document in hand, then USCIS will consider that application as abandoned

What does Advance Parole Document allow you to do ? No Visa ?

Advance parole travel document can be used to enter US without having a valid visa. It is used by the airlines and the CBP officer to indicate that you have to enter US. It is used instead of US Visa to enter US. It does not replace the passport of applicant, it will only allow you to come to Port of entry and CBP officer will make the decision to let you into US

Who uses I-131 form for Advance parole travel document ?

Usually anyone who have file I-485 application for Green Card (Adjustment of Status) would use I-131 for travel purposes to enter US. It is also used by I-589 Asylum applicants who plan to travel out of US