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List of States Whose Citizens Are Required to Have Visa

 

List of third countries whose citizens are required to possess visa to travel to Member States of the European Union bound by Regulation (EC) No. 539/2001, as amended by Regulation (EC) No. 2414/2001 and Regulation (EC) No. 453/2003 (i.e. to the Schengen area).

  • AFGHANISTAN
  • ALGERIA
  • ANGOLA
  • ARMENIA
  • AZERBAIJAN
  • BAHRAIN
  • BANGLADESH
  • BELARUS
  • BELIZE
  • BENIN
  • BHUTAN
  • BOLIVIA
  • BOTSWANA
  • BURKINA FASO
  • BURUNDI
  • CAMBODIA
  • CAMERON
  • CAPE VERDE
  • CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
  • CHAD
  • CHINA
  • COLOMBIA
  • COMOROS
  • CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE
  • CUBA
  • DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO
  • DJIBOUTI
  • DOMINICA
  • DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
  • EASTERN TIMOR
  • ECUADOR
  • EGYPT
  • EQUATORIAL GUINEA
  • ERITREA
  • ETHIOPIA
  • FIJI
  • GABON
  • GAMBIA
  • GEORGIA
  • GHANA
  • GRENADA
  • GUYANA
  • GUINEA
  • GUINEA-BISSAU
  • HAITI
  • INDIA
  • INDONESIA
  • IRAN
  • IRAQ
  • IVORY COAST
  • JAMAICA
  • JORDAN
  • KAZAKHSTAN
  • KENYA
  • KIRIBATI
  • KOSOVO
  • KUWAIT
  • KYRGYZSTAN
  • LAOS
  • LEBANON
  • LESOTHO
  • LIBERIA
  • LIBYA
  • MADAGASCAR
  • MALAWI
  • MALDIVES
  • MALI
  • MARSHALL ISLAND
  • MAURITANIA
  • MICRONESIA
  • MOLDOVA
  • MONGOLIA
  • MOROCCO
  • MOZAMBIQUE
  • MYANMAR
  • NAMIBIA
  • NAURU
  • NEPAL
  • NIGER
  • NIGERIA
  • NORTH KOREA
  • OMAN
  • PAKISTAN
  • PALAU
  • PALESTINIAN NATIONAL AUTHORITY
  • PAPUA-NEW GUINEA
  • PERU
  • PHILIPPINES
  • QATAR
  • RUSSIA
  • RWANDA
  • SAINT LUCIA
  • SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
  • SAMOA
  • SAO TOME AND PRINCIPE
  • SAUDI ARABIA
  • SENEGAL
  • SIERRA LEONE
  • SOLOMON ISLANDS
  • SOMALIA
  • SOUTH AFRICA
  • SRI LANKA
  • SUDAN
  • SURINAM
  • SWAZILAND
  • SYRIA
  • TAJIKISTAN
  • TANZANIA
  • THAILAND
  • TOGO
  • TONGA
  • TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
  • TUNISIA
  • TURKEY
  • TURKMENISTAN
  • TUVALU
  • UGANDA
  • UKRAINE
  • UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
  • UZBEKISTAN
  • VANUATU
  • VIETNAM
  • YEMEN
  • ZAMBIA
  • ZIMBABWE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2) Territorial and autonomous units which are not recognized as states by at least one of the Member States:

The Palestinian Autonomy

Taiwan

3) British nationals who are not citizens of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in the sense of the Commonwealth law:

CITIZENS OF BRITISH OVERSEAS TERRITORIES

BRITISH OVERSEAS CITIZENS

BRITISH SUBJECTS without a title to stay in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

BRITISH PROTECTED PERSONS

4) As for the holders of diplomatic and service passports, the visa regime may be of different nature. In this case we kindly recommend you to contact the competent Embassy/Consulate General of the Czech Republic.

Please be aware of the fact that the travel document of the foreigner must have been issued within last ten years and must be valid at least three months after the departure from the Schengen area.  

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