General information

Capital – Washington, D.C. |  Currency – American Dollar

United States     

Airports      Airlines      Highlights       

Country Guides Accessibility Information

Airports, Museums, Themeparks, Outdoors

Visa – all information on applying for a visa to the United States you find on this website.

Language – the official language is American English.

Timezones (6)

  • Eastern Standard Time (EST), the time zone New York is in – GMT -5
  • Central Standard Time (CST), the time zone Chicago is in – GMT -6
  • Mountain Standard Time (MST), the time zone Denver is in – GMT -7
  • Pacific Standard Time (PST), the time zone Los Angeles is in – GMT-8
    Alaska and Hawaii have their own time zones: Alaska Standard Time (AKST GMT -9 and GMT -10) and Hawaii Standard Time (HST) – GMT -10

North West (Washington to Wyoming)   

North East (Michigan to Maine)

South West (California to Texas) 

South East (Alabama to Virginia)

Alaska      Hawaii



Kelly Twichel Access Trax

In San Diego Kelly Twichel (Access Trax) manages the first American ATO Office.

Please contact the Southern California Office via

Robin Wearley

In San Francisco Robin Wearley ( manages the Northern California Office.

Please contact the Northern California Office via

Are you interested to set up an ATO Office in your state?
Please use this form.

ATO Travel Sheets – Download here

travel and assistance dog

travel and medication

travel and hearing impairment

travel and visual impairment

Accessible Parking

Information about Parking in the United States using your Parking Permit (disabled placard or blue badge) you find here.