Visa policy of Suriname
A foreign national wishing to enter Suriname must obtain a visa unless he or she is a citizen of one of the eligible visa exempt countries. Surinamese visas are documents issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its subsequent diplomatic missions abroad, with the stated goal of regulating and facilitating migratory flows. All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months.
Visa policy map
Visa is also not required for holders of a Persons of Surinamese Origin (PSA) document or for holders of a proof of being of Surinamese origin.
Citizens of the following countries are granted a visa on arrival (tourist card) at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol for €30, or at Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport or any Surinamese representation abroad for US$35. Holders of tourist cards can stay in Suriname for a maximum of 90 days.
Visa on arrival for visitors arriving from a country without Suriname representation can be issued for a maximum stay of 2 months, provided holding pre-arranged approval.
|Netherlands||01 82,225||01 92,104||01 88,002|
|Guyana||02 42,684||02 46,288||02 50,069|
|French Guiana||03 29,821||03 33,974||03 34,118|
|France||04 11,237||05 14,048||05 10,464|
|Brazil||05 10,756||04 14,269||04 23,084|
|United States||06 7,543||06 7,797||06 7,287|
|Trinidad and Tobago||07 5,849||08 5,081||07 5,060|
|Venezuela||08 5,473||07 7,777||09 1,841|
|Curacao||09 3,597||09 3,892||08 4,219|
|Canada||10 2,613||10 1,826||10 1,763|
|Total||227,699||11 251,611||11 249,102|
- "Visa Information". Timatic. IATA. Retrieved 17 December 2013.
- Visa Requirements
- Introduction "Tourist card" in the Republic of Suriname
- "Visa Information for Suriname: Holders of Normal Passports from Singapore". Timatic. International Air Transport Association (IATA).
- Tourist Arrivals By Country Of Residence 2014
- Tourist Arrivals By Country Of Residence 2015