Easy Visa Travel Guide for Americans

Easy Visa Travel Guide for Americans

A quick and easy guide for US citizens to check international visa status to visit foreign countries.

 

This list is split into two categories, no visa required before travel (including visa free and visa on arrival sections) and visa required before travel (including e-visa and embassy visa sections). Each section is in alphabetical order so you can quickly find the country you're interested in. 

 

Always remember to check all current safety, security, travel and visa requirements prior to all international travel.

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Albania

American Samoa

Andorra

Anguilla

Antigua and Barbuda

Argentina

Armenia

Aruba

Austria

Bahamas

Barbados

Belarus

Belgium

Belize

Bermuda

Bonaire; St. Eustatius and Saba

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Botswana

British Virgin Islands

Brunei

Bulgaria

Canada

Cayman Islands

Central African Republic

Chile

Colombia

Cook Islands

Costa Rica

Croatia

Curacao

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Dominica

Dominican Republic

Ecuador

El Salvador

Equatorial Guinea

Estonia

Falkland Islands

Faroe Islands

Fiji

Finland

France

French Guiana

French Polynesia

French West Indies

Georgia

Germany

Gibraltar

Greece

Greenland

Grenada

Guam

Guatemala

Guyana

Haiti

Honduras

Hong Kong (SAR China)

Hungary

Iceland

Indonesia

Ireland

Israel

Italy

Jamaica

Japan

Kazakhstan

Kiribati

Kosovo

Kyrgyzstan

Latvia

Lesotho

Liechtenstein

Lithuania

Luxembourg

Macao (SAR China)

Macedonia (FYROM)

Malaysia

Malta

Marshall Islands

Mauritius

Mayotte

Mexico

Micronesia

Moldova

Monaco

Mongolia

Montenegro

Montserrat

Morocco

Namibia

Netherlands

New Caledonia

New Zealand

Nicaragua

Niue

Northern Mariana Islands

Norway

Palau Islands

Palestinian Territory

Panama

Peru

Philippines

Poland

Portugal

Puerto Rico

Qatar

Reunion

Romania

San Marino

Sao Tome and Principe

Senegal

Serbia

Singapore

Slovakia

Slovenia

South Africa

South Korea

Spain

St. Kitts and Nevis

St. Lucia

St. Maarten

St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Swaziland

Sweden

Switzerland

Taiwan

Thailand

Trinidad and Tobago

Tunisia

Turks and Caicos Islands

US Virgin Islands

Ukraine

United Kingdom

Uruguay

Vanuatu

Vatican City

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Australia

Bahrain 

Bangladesh 

Benin 

Bolivia 

Burkina Faso 

Cambodia 

Cape Verde Islands 

Comores Islands 

Djibouti 

Egypt 

Ethiopia 

Gabon 

Gambia 

Guinea-Bissau 

Jordan 

Kenya 

Kuwait 

Laos 

Lebanon 

Madagascar 

Malawi 

Maldives 

Mauritania 

Mozambique 

Nepal 

Oman 

Papua New Guinea 

Paraguay 

Rwanda 

Samoa 

Seychelles 

Solomon Islands 

Somalia 

Sri Lanka 

St. Helena 

Suriname 

Tajikistan 

Tanzania 

Timor-Leste 

Togo 

Tonga 

Turkey 

Tuvalu 

Uganda 

United Arab Emirates 

Zambia 

Zimbabwe 

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e-visa

Azerbaijan 

Brazil 

India 

Myanmar 

Nigeria 

Vietnam 

embassy visa

Afghanistan

Algeria

Angola

Bhutan

Burundi

Cameroon

Chad

China

Congo (Dem. Rep.)

Congo (Rep.)

Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)

Cuba

Eritrea

Ghana

Guinea

Iran

Iraq

Liberia

Libya

Mali

Nauru

Niger

North Korea

Pakistan

Russian Federation

Saudi Arabia

Sierra Leone

South Sudan

Sudan

Syria

Turkmenistan

Uzbekistan

Venezuela

Yemen

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Disclaimer: I am not a travel agent. Data from this guide is sourced from US Dept of State and Henley Passport Index.

 

As part of your travel planning process, always check up to date security and safety information, current visa status and duration, and ensure you have required documents such as proof of onward travel, travel insurance, proof of income, available passport pages, and any other requirements. Enroll in the Smart Travel Enrollment Program to register with the local US embassy.