Visa policy of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Visa policy map
Holders of passports of the following 79 jurisdictions, including resident stateless persons and refugees, may enter and stay in Bosnia and Herzegovina for up to 90 days without a visa (unless otherwise noted):
1 - May enter using an ID card
The maximum stay is granted within 6 months (2 months to citizens of Russia and Ukraine).
Valid multiple entry visa holders and residents of the European Union and Schengen Area member states and Monaco can enter Bosnia and Herzegovina without a visa for a maximum stay of 15 days. They must arrive from one of the European Union and Schengen Area member states, Monaco, or a third country that has a bilateral readmission agreement with Bosnia and Herzegovina. This is not applicable to holders of Kosovan passport.
Holders of diplomatic or official/service passports of Belarus, China, Cuba, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Pakistan and Saudi Arabia and holders of only diplomatic passports of Algeria do not require a visa for Bosnia and Herzegovina. Visa is also not required for stateless persons and refugees residing in countries whose citizens do not require a visa for Bosnia and Herzegovina (except for countries of Central and South America and the Caribbean).
Most visitors arriving to Bosnia and Herzegovina on short term basis are from the following countries of nationality:
- "Country information (visa section)". Timatic. International Air Transport Association (IATA) through Olympic Air. Retrieved 1 April 2017.
- Bosnia lifts visa requirements for 10 countries
- Applies to holders of normal passports endorsed "For Public Affairs" only.
- Article 17.2(c), Decision on Visas, 18 December 2014
- "TOURISM STATISTICS Cumulative data, January – December 2016" (PDF). Retrieved 3 March 2017.