Visa policy of Cambodia

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Cambodian visa in a Chinese passport

Visitors to Cambodia must obtain a visa unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries. All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months and one empty page.[1]

Visa policy map[edit]

Visa policy of Cambodia

Visa exemption[edit]

Holders of normal passports of the following countries do not require a visa for Cambodia for up to 30 days (unless otherwise noted):[1]

Holders of diplomatic and official/service passports of Belarus, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, China, Cuba, Ecuador, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Laos, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, South Korea, Thailand and Vietnam do not require a visa for Cambodia.

Visa is not required for citizens of any country who were born in Cambodia as per their travel document.

In July 2015 tourism industry representatives proposed a wider visa-free regime as a response to similar moves by neighbouring countries.[2]

Visa on arrival[edit]

Nationals of any country can obtain a visa on arrival for tourism (US$30) or business purposes (US$35), for a maximum stay of 30 days. Extensions are possible.[1]


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Map of entry points with eVisa

Visitors to Cambodia may apply for an eVisa online for US$37 before arrival. It allows a single entry and a maximum stay of 30 days for tourism purposes.[3]

eVisas are not available to nationals of:

Holders of eVisas may enter via the following entry points:

Holders of eVisas may exit via any exit point.[4]


There is no transit without a visa option in Cambodia.[1]

Entry requirements[edit]

Day trips (arriving and departing on the same day) are not permitted except when arriving and departing via Phnom Penh International Airport. Return/onward ticket is required for nationals of Afghanistan, Algeria, Bangladesh, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka and Sudan.[1]


Most visitors arriving to Cambodia on short term basis were from the following countries of nationality:

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