The 1996 alien blockbuster starring Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum and Bill Pullman will return to cinemas on July 3, 2013.
The Roland Emmerich movie grossed $800 million (£498 million) worldwide after its initial release, and will follow in the footsteps of Titanic, which was given a 3D re-issue this year.
20th Century Fox has also confirmed the release dates for a number of its upcoming projects for the 2013-14 season.
Fox, Disney and Dreamworks have changed the date for Steven Spielberg's epic Robopocalypse.
Originally due in July 2013, it has now been pushed back to April 25, 2014, the same weekend as The Avengers this year.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, the sequel to Rise of the Planet of the Apes, will be released on Memorial Day (May 23, 2014).
The Matthew Vaughn-directed sequel to X-Men: First Class will reach cinemas on July 18, 2014.
Christmas will see the big-screen version of Walking with Dinosaurs, which is now to be released on December 20, 2013.
Fox is rumoured to be planning to make two sequels to Independence Day.
Watch the trailer for Independence Day below: