Visa requirements for Argentine citizens

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An Argentine identity card is valid for travel to most South American countries

Visa requirements for Argentine citizens are administrative entry restrictions by the authorities of other states placed on citizens of Argentina.

As of 7 May 2021, Argentine citizens had visa-free or visa on arrival access to 171 countries and territories ranking the Argentine passport 17th in terms of travel freedom according to the Henley Passport Index.[1]

For journeys within South America (except the Guyanas), Argentines do not need to use a passport, as they may use their National Identity Document (DNI).[2]

Visa requirements map[edit]

Visa requirements for holders of an Argentine passport
  Argentina
  ID card travel
  Visa free access
  Visa on arrival
  eVisa
  Visa available both on arrival or online
  Visa required

Visa requirements[edit]

Visa requirements for holders of normal passports not travelling as journalists:

Argentina is a full member of Mercosur. As such, its citizens enjoy unlimited access to any of the other full members (Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay) and associated members (Bolivia, Chile, Peru, Colombia, Ecuador) with the right to residence and work, with no requirement other than nationality. Citizens of these nine countries (including Argentina) may apply for the grant of "temporary residence" for up to two years in another country of the bloc.[3] Then, they may apply for "permanent residence" just before the term of their "temporary residence" expires.[4][5]

Country Visa requirement Allowed stay Notes (excluding departure fees) Reciprocity
 Afghanistan Visa required[6]
 Albania Visa not required[7] 90 days X
 Algeria Visa required[8][9]
 Andorra Visa not required[10]
 Angola eVisa[11][12] 30 days
  • Visitors who have been granted an online pre-visa or have requested such pre-visa from the consulates of Angola abroad, are then issued with a visa on arrival at the country's border check points.
  • For a maximum total stay of 90 days within a one year period.[13]
  • Besides having printed confirmation that a visa will be issued upon arrival, passengers must: have a return/onward ticket, and have a hotel reservation confirmation.[14]
X
 Antigua and Barbuda Visa not required[15] 1 month X
 Armenia Visa not required[16] 180 days
 Australia Visa required[17][18]
  • May apply online (Online Visitor e600 visa). Transit visa is not required.[19]
X
 Austria Visa not required[20] 90 days
 Azerbaijan eVisa[21] 30 days[22] X
 Bahamas Visa not required[23] 3 months X
 Bahrain eVisa / Visa on arrival[24] 14 days
  • Visa is also obtainable online.[25]
X
 Bangladesh Visa on arrival[26] 30 days
  • Not available at all entry points.[27]
X
 Barbados Visa not required[28] 6 months
 Belarus Visa not required[29] 90 days
  • 90 days within any year period[30]
 Belgium Visa not required[31] 90 days
 Belize Visa not required[32] 90 days X
 Benin eVisa / Visa on arrival[33][34] 30 days / 8 days
  • Must have an international vaccination certificate.
X
 Bhutan Visa required[35]
 Bolivia Visa not required[36] 90 days
  • National Identity Document accepted
  • Argentinians can live and work legally in Bolivia under the Mercosur (and Associated Members) immigration agreement with no requirement other than being a citizen at birth or a naturalized citizen for over 5 years, and passing a background check.
 Bosnia and Herzegovina Visa not required[37] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 6-month period
X
 Botswana Visa not required[38] 90 days
  • 90 days per year
X
 Brazil Visa not required[39] 90 days
  • National Identity Document accepted
  • Argentinians can live and work legally in Brazil under the Mercosur (and Associated Members) immigration agreement with no requirement other than being a citizen at birth or a naturalized citizen for over 5 years, and passing a background check.
  • Argentinians may request lawful permanent resident status in Brazil at any time.[40]
 Brunei Visa required[41]
 Bulgaria Visa not required[42] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 180 day period
 Burkina Faso Visa on arrival[43] 90 days X
 Burundi Visa required[44]
 Cambodia eVisa / Visa on arrival[45] 30 days
  • Visa is also obtainable online.[46]
X
 Cameroon Visa required[47]
 Canada Visa required[48] X
 Cape Verde Visa on arrival[49]
  • Not available at all entry points.[50]
X
 Central African Republic Visa required[51]
 Chad Visa required[52]
 Chile Visa not required[53] 90 days
  • National Identity Document accepted
  • Argentinians can live and work legally in Chile under the Mercosur (and Associated Members) immigration agreement with no requirement other than being a citizen at birth or a naturalized citizen for over 5 years, and passing a background check.
 China Visa required[54]
 Colombia Visa not required[56] 90 days
  • National Identity Document accepted
  • Argentinians can live and work legally in Colombia under the Mercosur (and Associated Members) immigration agreement with no requirement other than being a citizen at birth or a naturalized citizen for over 5 years, and passing a background check.
 Comoros Visa on arrival[57] X
 Republic of the Congo Visa required[58]
 Democratic Republic of the Congo Visa required[59]
 Costa Rica Visa not required[60] 90 days
 Côte d'Ivoire eVisa[61] 3 months X
 Croatia Visa not required[62] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 180 day period
 Cuba Tourist Card required[63]
 Cyprus Visa not required[64] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 180 day period
 Czech Republic Visa not required[65] 90 days
 Denmark Visa not required[66] 90 days
 Djibouti eVisa[67] 31 days X
 Dominica Visa not required[68] 6 months
 Dominican Republic Visa not required[69] 90 days X
 Ecuador Visa not required[70] 90 days[71]
  • National Identity Document accepted
  • Argentinians can live and work legally in Ecuador under the Mercosur (and Associated Members) immigration agreement with no requirement other than being a citizen at birth or a naturalized citizen for over 5 years, and passing a background check.
 Egypt Visa on arrival[72] 30 days X
 El Salvador Visa not required[73] 3 months
 Equatorial Guinea Visa required[74]
 Eritrea Visa required[75]
 Estonia Visa not required[76] 90 days
 Eswatini Visa not required[77] 30 days[71] X
 Ethiopia eVisa / Visa on arrival[78] up to 90 days X
 Fiji Visa not required[81] 4 months
 Finland Visa not required[82] 90 days
 France Visa not required[83] 90 days
 Gabon eVisa / Visa on arrival[84] X
 Gambia Visa not required[86]
  • An entry clearance must be obtained from the Gambian Immigration prior to travel.[87]
X
 Georgia Visa not required[88] 1 year
 Germany Visa not required[89] 90 days
 Ghana Visa required[90]
 Greece Visa not required[91] 90 days
 Grenada Visa not required[92] 30 days[93]
  • Beginning on 1 December 2020, all travellers to Grenada will be required to complete an online application in order to receive a Pure Safe Travel Authorization Certificate to enter Grenada.[94]
 Guatemala Visa not required[95] 90 days
 Guinea Visa required[96]
 Guinea-Bissau eVisa / Visa on arrival[97] 90 days X
 Guyana Visa not required[98] 90 days
 Haiti Visa not required[99] 3 months X
 Honduras Visa not required[100] 3 months
 Hungary Visa not required[101] 90 days
 Iceland Visa not required[102] 90 days
 India e-Visa[103] 60 days
  • e-Visa holders must arrive via 26 designated airports[Note 1] or 3 designated seaports.[Note 2][104]
  • An Indian e-Tourist Visa can only be obtained twice in one calendar year.
X
 Indonesia Visa not required[105] 30 days X
 Iran eVisa / Visa on arrival[106] 30 days X
 Iraq Visa required[107]
 Ireland Visa required[108][109] X
 Israel Visa not required[110] 3 months
 Italy Visa not required[111] 90 days
 Jamaica Visa not required[112] 30 days
 Japan Visa not required[113] 90 days
 Jordan Visa on arrival[114]
  • Conditions apply.[115]
  • Not available at all entry points.[116]
X
 Kazakhstan Visa not required[117][118] 30 days
  • 30 days within any year period
 Kenya eVisa[119] 3 months X
 Kiribati Visa required[120]
 North Korea Visa required[121]
 South Korea Visa not required[122] 30 days
 Kuwait Visa required[123]
 Kyrgyzstan Visa not required[124] 60 days X
 Laos eVisa / Visa on arrival[125] 30 days
  • Visa on arrival is available at international airports Luangphabang, Pakse, Savannakhet and Vientiane, and at 4 land borders Friendship Bridge,[Note 3] and at 13 border crossings[Note 4] as well as Tanalaeng train station in Vientiane, which connects to the train station in Nongkai, Thailand.[126] Visa on arrival facility will be gradually phased out at various border crossings starting January 2020.[127]
  • eVisa may be used to enter Laos through the following entry points — Wattay International Airport and the First Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge
  • Entry points Lalai, Lantui, Meuang mom, Pakxan, and Phoudou are open only to visa holders.
  • Visa on arrival is extendable up to 60 days.
X
 Latvia Visa not required[128] 90 days
 Lebanon Visa on arrival[129] 1 month
  • Extendable for 2 additional months
  • Granted free of charge at Beirut International Airport or any other port of entry if there is no Israeli visa or seal, holding a telephone number, an address in Lebanon, and a non refundable return of circle trip ticket.
X
 Lesotho eVisa[130][131] X
 Liberia Visa required[132]
 Libya Visa required[133]
 Liechtenstein Visa not required[134] 90 days
 Lithuania Visa not required[135] 90 days
 Luxembourg Visa not required[136] 90 days
 Madagascar eVisa / Visa on arrival[137] 90 days X
 Malawi Visa on arrival[138] X
 Malaysia Visa not required[139] 3 months
 Maldives Visa on arrival[140] 30 days[71] X
 Mali Visa required[141]
 Malta Visa not required[142] 90 days
 Marshall Islands Visa on arrival[143] 90 days X
 Mauritania Visa on arrival[144] X
 Mauritius Visa not required[145] 90 days X
 Mexico Visa not required[146] 180 days
 Micronesia Visa not required[147] 30 days X
 Moldova Visa not required[148] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 180 day period
X
 Monaco Visa not required[149]
 Mongolia Visa not required[150] 90 days
 Montenegro Visa not required[151] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 180 day period
 Morocco Visa not required[152] 3 months X
 Mozambique Visa on arrival[153] 30 days X
 Myanmar eVisa[155] 28 days X
 Namibia Visa required[156]
 Nauru Visa required[157]
   Nepal Visa on arrival[158] 90 days X
 Netherlands Visa not required[159] 90 days
 New Zealand Electronic Travel Authority[160] 3 months
  • International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy must be paid upon requesting an Electronic Travel Authority.[161]
  • Holders of an Australian Permanent Resident Visa or Resident Return Visa may be granted a New Zealand Resident Visa on arrival permitting indefinite stay (pursuant to the Trans-Tasman Travel Arrangement), subject to meeting character requirements and obtaining an Electronic Travel Authority prior to departure.[162] Such travellers are not required to pay the International Visitor Conservation and Tourism Levy.[161]
 Nicaragua Visa not required[163] 90 days
 Niger Visa required[164]
 Nigeria Visa required[165]
 North Macedonia Visa not required[166] 90 days
 Norway Visa not required[167] 90 days
 Oman eVisa[168] 30 days X
 Pakistan Electronic Travel Authorization[169]
  • Electronic Travel Authorization to obtain a visa on arrival for tourism purposes.[170]
  • Electronic Travel Authorization to obtain a visa on arrival for business purposes.[171]
  • Online Visa eligible.[172]
X
 Palau Visa on arrival[173] 30 days X
 Panama Visa not required[174] 180 days
 Papua New Guinea eVisa / Free visa on arrival[175] 30 days X
 Paraguay Visa not required[176] 90 days
  • National Identity Document accepted
  • Argentinians can live and work legally in Paraguay under the Mercosur (and Associated Members) immigration agreement with no requirement other than being a citizen at birth or a naturalized citizen for over 5 years, and passing a background check.
 Peru Visa not required[177] 183 days
  • National Identity Document accepted
  • Argentinians can live and work legally in Peru under the Mercosur (and Associated Members) immigration agreement with no requirement other than being a citizen at birth or a naturalized citizen for over 5 years, and passing a background check.
 Philippines Visa not required[178] 30 days X
 Poland Visa not required[179] 90 days
 Portugal Visa not required[180] 90 days
 Qatar Visa not required[181] 90 days
 Romania Visa not required[182] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 180 day period
 Russia Visa not required[183] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 180 day period
 Rwanda eVisa / Visa on arrival[184] 30 days X
 Saint Kitts and Nevis Visa not required[185] 3 months
 Saint Lucia Visa not required[186] 6 weeks
 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Visa not required[187] 1 month
 Samoa Entry Permit on arrival[188] 60 days X
 San Marino Visa not required[189]
 São Tomé and Príncipe eVisa[190] X
 Saudi Arabia Visa required[191]
 Senegal Visa on arrival[192] 90 days X
 Serbia Visa not required[193] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 180 day period
 Seychelles Visitor's Permit on arrival[194] 3 months[71] X
 Sierra Leone Visa required[195]
 Singapore Visa not required[196] 30 days
 Slovakia Visa not required[197] 90 days
 Slovenia Visa not required[198] 90 days
 Solomon Islands Visitor's permit on arrival[199] 3 months X
 Somalia Visa on arrival[200] 30 days X
 South Africa Visa not required[201] 90 days
 South Sudan Electronic Visa[202]
  • Obtainable online[203]
  • Printed visa authorization must be presented at the time of travel[204]
X
 Spain Visa not required[205] 90 days
 Sri Lanka eVisa / Visa on arrival[206] 30 days X
 Sudan Visa required[207]
 Suriname Visa not required[208] 90 days
 Sweden Visa not required[209] 90 days
  Switzerland Visa not required[54] 90 days
 Syria Visa required[210]
 Tajikistan Visa on arrival[211] 45 days X
 Tanzania eVisa / Visa on arrival[213][214] 3 months X
 Thailand Visa not required[215] 3 months
 Timor-Leste Visa on arrival[216] 30 days
  • Not available at all entry points.[217]
X
 Togo Visa on arrival[218] 7 days X
 Tonga Visa required[219]
 Trinidad and Tobago Visa not required[220] 90 days
 Tunisia Visa not required[221] 90 days X
 Turkey Visa not required[222] 3 months
 Turkmenistan Visa required[223]
 Tuvalu Visa on arrival[224] 1 month[71] X
 Uganda eVisa / Visa on arrival[225]
  • Determined at the port of entry. May apply online.[226]
X
 Ukraine Visa not required[227] 90 days
  • 90 days within any 180 day period
 United Arab Emirates Visa not required[228] 90 days
 United Kingdom and Crown dependencies Visa not required[229] 6 months
 United States Visa required[230] X
 Uruguay Visa not required[231] 3 months
  • National Identity Document accepted
  • Argentinians can live and work legally in Uruguay under the Mercosur (and Associated Members) immigration agreement with no requirement other than being a citizen at birth or a naturalized citizen for over 5 years, and passing a background check.
 Uzbekistan Visa not required[232] 30 days X
 Vanuatu Visa not required[233] 30 days X
  Vatican City Visa not required[234]
 Venezuela Visa not required[235] 90 days
 Vietnam eVisa[236] 30 days[237] X
 Yemen Visa required[238]
 Zambia eVisa / Visa on arrival[239] 90 days
  • Also eligible for a universal visa allowing access to Zimbabwe.
X
 Zimbabwe eVisa / Visa on arrival[240] 90 days
  • Also eligible for a universal visa allowing access to Zambia.
X

Dependent, disputed, or restricted territories[edit]

Unrecognized or partially recognized countries[edit]

Territory Conditions of access Notes
 Abkhazia Visa required[241]
 Artsakh Visa not required[242] Travelers with Artsakh visa (expired or valid) or evidence of travel to Artsakh (stamps) will be permanently denied entry to Azerbaijan.[243]
 Kosovo Visa not required[244] 90 days
 Northern Cyprus Visa not required[245]
 Palestine Visa not required[246] Arrival by sea to Gaza Strip not allowed.[247]
 Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic Undefined visa regime in the Western Sahara controlled territory.
 Somaliland Visa on arrival 30 days for 30 US dollars, payable on arrival.[248][249]
 South Ossetia Visa not required[250][251]
 Taiwan Visa required[252][253]
 Transnistria Visa not required[254] Registration required after 24h.[255][256]

Dependent and autonomous territories[edit]

Territory Conditions of access Notes
China
 Hong Kong Visa not required[257] 90 days
 Macau Visa on arrival?[258] 30 days
Denmark
 Faroe Islands Visa not required
 Greenland Visa not required
France
 Clipperton Island Special permit required[259]
 French Guiana Visa not required[260]
 French Polynesia Visa not required[261]
France French West Indies
Guadeloupe Visa not required
Martinique Visa not required
Saint Barthélemy Visa not required
Saint Martin Visa not required
 Mayotte Visa not required[262]
 New Caledonia Visa not required[263]
 Réunion Visa not required[264]
 Saint Pierre and Miquelon Visa not required[265]
 Wallis and Futuna Visa not required[266]
Netherlands
 Aruba Visa not required[267]
Netherlands Caribbean Netherlands
 Bonaire Visa not required[268]
 Sint Eustatius Visa not required[269]
 Saba Visa not required[270]
 Curaçao Visa not required[271]
 Sint Maarten Visa not[272]
New Zealand
 Cook Islands Visa not required[273] 31 days
 Niue Visa not required[274] 30 days
 Tokelau Permit required[275]
Norway
Norway Jan Mayen Permit required Permit issued by the local police required for staying for less than 24 hours[276] and permit issued by the Norwegian police for staying for more than 24 hours.[277]
Norway Svalbard Visa not required Unlimited period under Svalbard Treaty.[278]
United Kingdom
 Akrotiri and Dhekelia Visa not required[279]
 Anguilla Visa not required[280][281]
 Bermuda Visa not required[282]
 British Indian Ocean Territory Special permit required[283]
 British Virgin Islands Visa not required[284]
 Cayman Islands Visa not required[285]
 Falkland Islands
(Malvinas)
Visa not required[286]
 Gibraltar Visa not required[287]
 Montserrat Visa not required[288]
 Pitcairn Islands Visa not required 14 days visa free and landing fee US$35 or tax of US$5 if not going ashore.[289][290][291]
United Kingdom Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
 Saint Helena Visitor's Pass required Visitor's Pass granted on arrival valid for 4/10/21/60/90 days for 12/14/16/20/25 pound sterling.[292]
 Ascension Island eVisa[293][294]
  • 3 months within any year period
 Tristan da Cunha Permission required Permission to land required for 15/30 pounds sterling (yacht/ship passenger) for Tristan da Cunha Island or 20 pounds sterling for Gough Island, Inaccessible Island or Nightingale Islands.[295]
 South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands Permit required Pre-arrival permit from the Commissioner required (72 hours/1 month for 110/160 pounds sterling).[296][297]
 Turks and Caicos Islands Visa not required[298]
United States
 American Samoa Entry permit required[299]
 Guam Visa required[300]
 Northern Mariana Islands Visa required[301]
 Puerto Rico Visa required[302]
 U.S. Virgin Islands Visa required[303]
Antarctica and adjacent islands
Special permits required for  Bouvet Island,  British Antarctic Territory,  French Southern and Antarctic Lands,  Argentine Antarctica, Australia Australian Antarctic Territory, Antártica Chilena Province Chilean Antarctic Territory, Australia Heard Island and McDonald Islands, Norway Peter I Island, Norway Queen Maud Land, New Zealand Ross Dependency.[304][305][306][307][308][309][310][311][312][313][314][315]

Non-visa restrictions[edit]

Back cover of Argentine passport
Back side of current version of the DNI

Many countries have entry restrictions on foreigners that go beyond the common requirement of having either a valid visa or a visa exemption. Such restrictions may be health related or impose additional documentation requirements on certain classes of people for diplomatic or political purposes.

Blank passport pages[edit]

Many countries require a minimum number of blank pages to be available in the passport being presented, typically one or two pages.[316] Endorsement pages, which often appear after the visa pages, are not counted as being available.

Vaccination[edit]

An International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis is required to prove that someone has been vaccinated against yellow fever

Many African countries, including Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Uganda, and Zambia, require all incoming passengers to have a current International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis, as does the South American territory of French Guiana.[317]

Some other countries require vaccination only if the passenger is coming from an infected area or has visited one recently.[318]

An increasing number of countries have been imposing additional COVID-19 related health restrictions such as quarantine measures and testing requirements. Many countries will increasingly consider the vaccination status of travellers when deciding to allow them entry or not or require them to quarantine since recently published research shows that the Pfizer vaccine effect lasts for six months or so.[319]

Passport validity length[edit]

In the absence of specific bilateral agreements, countries requiring passports to be valid for at least 6 more months on arrival include Afghanistan, Algeria, Anguilla, Bahrain,[320] Bhutan, Botswana, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Costa Rica, Côte d'Ivoire, Curaçao, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel,[321] Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kuwait, Laos, Madagascar, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Mongolia, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Oman, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Peru.[322] Philippines,[323] Qatar, Rwanda, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Tanzania, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Tokelau, Tonga, Turkey, Tuvalu, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Vanuatu, Venezuela, and Vietnam.[324]

Countries requiring passports valid for at least 4 months on arrival include Micronesia and Zambia.

Countries requiring passports with a validity of at least 3 months beyond the date of intended departure include Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Nauru, Moldova and New Zealand. Similarly, the EEA countries of Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, all European Union countries (except the Republic of Ireland) together with Switzerland also require 3 months validity beyond the date of the bearer's intended departure unless the bearer is an EEA or Swiss national.

Countries requiring passports valid for at least 3 months on arrival include Albania, Honduras, North Macedonia, Panama, and Senegal.

Bermuda requires passports to be valid for at least 45 days upon entry.

Countries that require a passport validity of at least one month beyond the date of intended departure include Eritrea, Hong Kong, Lebanon, Macau, the Maldives[325] and South Africa.

Other countries, such as Japan,[326] Ireland and the United Kingdom,[327] require a passport valid throughout the period of the intended stay.

A very few countries, such as Paraguay, just require a passport valid on arrival.

Some countries have bilateral agreements with other countries to shorten the period of passport validity required for each other's citizens[328][329] or even accept passports that have already expired (but not been cancelled).[330]

Criminal record[edit]

Some countries, including Australia, Canada, Fiji, New Zealand and the United States,[331] routinely deny entry to non-citizens who have a criminal record while others impose restrictions depending on the type of conviction and the length of the sentence.

Persona non grata[edit]

The government of a country can declare a diplomat persona non grata, banning their entry into that country. In non-diplomatic use, the authorities of a country may also declare a foreigner persona non grata permanently or temporarily, usually because of unlawful activity.[332]

Israeli stamps[edit]

Israeli border control Entry Permit (issued as a stand-alone document rather than a stamp affixed in a passport)

Kuwait,[333] Lebanon,[334] Libya,[335] Sudan,[336] Syria,[337] and Yemen[338] do not allow entry to people with passport stamps from Israel or whose passports have either a used or an unused Israeli visa, or where there is evidence of previous travel to Israel such as entry or exit stamps from neighbouring border posts in transit countries such as Jordan and Egypt.

To circumvent this Arab League boycott of Israel, the Israeli immigration services have now mostly ceased to stamp foreign nationals' passports on either entry to or exit from Israel (unless the entry is for some work-related purposes). Since 15 January 2013, Israel no longer stamps foreign passports at Ben Gurion Airport. Passports are still (as of 22 June 2017) stamped at Erez when passing into and out of Gaza.[citation needed]

The Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage claims that having an Israeli stamp does not disqualify someone from visiting Saudi Arabia.[339]

Iran refuses admission to holders of passports containing an Israeli visa or stamp that is less than 12 months old.

Armenian ethnicity[edit]

Entry Permit to Nagorno-Karabakh issued in Yerevan as a stand-alone document rather than a visa affixed in a passport

Due to a state of war existing between Armenia and Azerbaijan,[340][341][342] Armenian citizens and other foreign nationals of Armenian descent are likely to encounter difficulties when attempting to enter the Republic of Azerbaijan.[343][344][345]

Azerbaijan bans visits by foreign citizens to the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh[345] (the de facto independent Republic of Artsakh), its surrounding territories, and the Azerbaijani exclaves of Karki, Yuxarı Əskipara, Barxudarlı, and Sofulu which are de jure part of Azerbaijan but under the control of Armenia, without the prior consent of the government of Azerbaijan. Foreign citizens who enter these territories will be permanently banned from entering the Republic of Azerbaijan[346] and will be included in their "list of personae non gratae".[347] As of 2 September 2019, the list mentioned 852 people.

Biometrics[edit]

A fingerprint scanner at Dulles International Airport collects biometric data on visitors, which can be used for confirming identities.

Several countries mandate that all travellers, or all foreign travellers, be fingerprinted on arrival and will refuse admission to or even arrest travellers who refuse to comply. In some countries, such as the United States, this may apply even to transit passengers who merely wish to quickly change planes rather than go landside.[348]

Fingerprinting countries include Afghanistan,[349][350] Argentina,[351] Brunei, Cambodia,[352] China,[353] Ethiopia,[354] Ghana, Guinea,[355] India, Japan,[356][357] Kenya (both fingerprints and a photo are taken),[358] Malaysia upon entry and departure,[359] Paraguay, Saudi Arabia,[360] Singapore, South Korea,[361] Taiwan, Thailand,[362] Uganda[363] and the United States.

Many countries also require a photo be taken of people entering the country. The United States, which does not fully implement exit control formalities at its land frontiers (although long mandated by its legislature),[364] [365] [366] intends to implement facial recognition for passengers departing from international airports to identify people who overstay their visa.[367]

Together with fingerprint and face recognition, iris scanning is one of three biometric identification technologies internationally standardised since 2006 by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) for use in e-passports[368] and the United Arab Emirates conducts iris scanning on visitors who need to apply for a visa.[369][370]

See also[edit]

References and Notes[edit]

References
  1. ^ "Global Ranking – Visa Passport Index". Henley & Partners. Retrieved 7 May 2021.
  2. ^ (in Spanish) Documentos de viaje de los Estados Partes del MERCOSUR y Estados Asociados - MERCOSUR/CMC/Decisión Nº 18/08
  3. ^ "Residir e trabalhar no Mercosul" , www.mercosur.int
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  3. ^
    • Vientiane
    • Savannakhet
    • Khammuan
    • Bokeo
  4. ^
    • Panghok - Taichang (Vietnam)
    • Samliemkham - (Thailand and Myanmar)
    • Nonghaed - Nam kanh (Vietnam)
    • Nam phao - Cau treo (Vietnam)
    • Na pao - Cha lo (Vietnam)
    • Daensavan - Lao bao (Vietnam)
    • Veunkham - Nong nok khian (Cambodia)
    • Vang tao - Chongmek (Thailand)
    • Boten - Bo han (China)
    • Nam ngeun - Huay konl (Thailand)
    • Namheuang - Nakaseng (Thailand)
    • Nam soy - Na meo (Vietnam)
    • Phoukeua - Kontoum (Vietnam)