Countries and territories whose citizens may enter Latvia without a visa

20.02.2019. 13:39

Countries and territories whose citizen passport holders do not require a visa to enter Latvia and stay in its territory for up to 90 days in any 180-day period:  

Albania*

Andorra (more)

Antigua and Barbuda

Argentina (more)

Australia

Austria****

Bahamas

Barbados

Bosnia and Herzegovina*

Brazil

Brunei

Bulgaria****

Canada

Chile

Czech Republic****

Colombia

Costa Rica (more)

Croatia (more)

Denmark****

Dominica

East Timor

El Salvador

Estonia****

Finland****

France****

Georgia *

Germany****

Greece****

Grenada

Guatemala

Honduras

Hong Kong (more)

Hungary****

Ireland****

Israel (more)

Italy****

Japan (more)

Kiribati

Republic of Korea (more)

Lithuania****

Luxembourg****

 

Macau (more)

Malaysia

Marshall Islands

Mauritius

Mexico

Micronesia

Moldova*

Monaco (more)

Montenegro*

New Zealand

Nicaragua

North Macedonia*

Northern Mariana Islands

Palau

Panama (more)

Paraguay

Peru

Poland****

Portugal****

Romania****

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Lucia

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Samoa

San Marino (more)

Serbia***

Seychelles

Singapore

Slovakia****

Slovenia****

Solomon Islands

Spain****

Sweden****

Taiwan**

Tonga

Trinidad and Tobago

Tuvalu

The Vatican

Ukraine*

United Arab Emirates

United Kingdom****

United States of America (more)

Uruguay (more)

Vanuatu

   Venezuela

* Only for holders of biometric passports

** Only for holders of passports which include an identity card number

*** Only for holders of biometric passports (excluding holders of Serbian passports issued by the Serbian Coordination Directorate, in Serbian: “Koordinaciona uprava”)

**** EU Member States

Countries whose diplomatic passport holders may enter Latvia without a visa and stay in its territory for up to 90 days in any 180-day period:

        • Albania
        • Azerbaijan
        • Bosnia and Herzegovina
        • China
        • Georgia
        • Kazakhstan
        • Montenegro
        • Moldova
        • North Macedonia
        • Russia
        • Serbia
        • Ukraine
        • Uzbekistan  

Countries whose diplomatic, service, and special passport holders may enter Latvia without a visa and stay in its territory for a period of up to 90 days in any 180-day period, in accordance with bilateral treaties between Latvia and the said third countries:

    • Armenia (holders of diplomatic and service passports)
    • Azerbaijan (holders of diplomatic and service passports)
    • Brazil (holders of diplomatic, service, and special passports)
    • Georgia (holders of service passports)
    • India (holders of diplomatic passports)
    • Kuwait (holders of diplomatic, service and special passports)
    • Mongolia (holders of diplomatic, service and official passports)
    • Peru (holders of diplomatic and service passports)
    • Turkey (holders of diplomatic, service, and special passports)
    • Ukraine (holders of service passports)

Persons who use the following passports as a travel document may enter Latvia without a visa and stay for up to 90 days in a 180-day period:

  • a United Nations passport;
  • a European Commission passport;
  • a Vatican passport.The following categories of persons do not need an insurance policy:

Those entering Latvia should have a valid health insurance policy, which guarantees the covering of expenses related to health care in Latvia, including repatriation in the case of a serious illness or death.

  • holders of diplomatic or service (official) passports;
  • citizens of the EU Member States and their family members who wish to stay in Latvia for a period of up to 90 days, as well as in the cases when the intended stay is more than 90 days and the citizen’s stay in Latvia is related to employment, self-employment or provision of services.