Visitors to Niger must obtain a visa from one of the Nigerien diplomatic missions unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries.
Visa policy map
Citizens of the following 19 countries can visit Niger without a visa:
Holders of diplomatic passports issued to nationals of Cuba and Italy do not require a visa for Niger.
Transit without a visa
Transit without a visa is available to holders of onward tickets for a maximum transit of 24 hours. Nationals of - except for nationals of Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Georgia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, People's Democratic Republic of Korea, Kyrgyzstan, Republic of Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan and Vietnam who may transit without a visa only if proceeding by the same aircraft.