Visa policy of Ecuador
Ecuador has one of the most lenient visa policies in the world as most visitors are not obliged to obtain a visa for stays up to 90 days, except citizens of Peru who are allowed a maximum stay of 180 days, and citizens of China who are allowed to stay for 90 days per calendar year. All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months, except for citizens of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay. Citizens of those countries can also enter Ecuador with ID card only.
Visa policy map
Nationals of the following 13 countries require a visa for Ecuador.
1 - A visa is not required if holding an approval code.
Most visitors arriving to Ecuador were nationals of the following countries:
- "Visa Information – Ecuador". Timatic. International Air Transport Association (IATA). Retrieved 1 April 2017.
- Pre-registro TCT
- Estadísticas de Turismo en el Ecuador