Tourist card (Forma Migratoria Múltiple, or FMM)
Citizens of Andorra, Argentina, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Belize, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Panama, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, Trinidad and Tobago, United States of America, Uruguay and Venezuela can stay in Mexico fewer than 180 days for the purpose of tourism or 30 days for business can fill out a tourist card at the border or upon landing at an airport after presenting a valid passport, for USD22.
Obtaining a visa
Those citizens of the following countries or regions must obtain a visa to travel to Mexico:
Afganistán, Saudi Arabia, Albania, Argelia, Angola, Armenia, Antigua y Barbuda, Azerbaijan, Bahrein, Botswana, Bangladesh, Brunei Darussalam, Belarus, Burkina Faso, Benin, Burundi, Bolivia, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Cape Verde, China People's Republic, Cambodia, Comoros, Cameroon, Congo, Central African Republic, Congo, Rep.Dem. (Zaire), Chad, Cuba, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Dominica, Ecuador, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Eritrea, El Salvador, Ethiopia, Fiji Islas, Philippines, Gabon, Guatemala, Gambia, Guinea, Georgia, Guinea Bissau, Ghana, Equatorial Guinea, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Indonesia, Ivory Coast, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kenya, Kuwait, Kirghistan, Laos, Liberia, Lesotho, Lybia, Lebanon, Macedonia, Madagascar, Myanmar, Malawi, Moldova, Maldives, Mongolia, Mali, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Mauritius, Namibia, Niger, Nauru, Nigeria, Nepal, North Korea, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Palestine, Qatar, Russian Federation, Ruanda, Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Seychelles Islands, Salomon Islands, Sierra Leone, Western Samoa, Syria, Saint Christopher and Nevis, Somalia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Sri Lanka, Saint Lucia, South Africa, Sao Tome and Principe, Sudan, Senegal, Surinam, Serbia, Swaziland, Thailand, Tonga, Taiwan, Tunisia, Tanzania, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Turkey, East Timor, Tuvalu, Togo, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Uganda, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Note: If you are driving your own car, you will have to obtain an temporary importation permit before you can drive it beyond the border zone. No visa or tourist card is required for stays of less than 72 hours within the border zone. US or Canadian Enhanced Drivers License (or Enhanced Photo ID) or US passport card is acceptable for re-entry by land or sea.
Official website: http://www.inm.gob.mx/