Visa-free entry through the Minsk National Airport

Visa-free entry through the Minsk National Airport

Duration: up to 30 days (including arrival and departure days)

Territory: whole country

Countries: 73

1. Albania
2. Andorra
3. Antigua and Barbuda
4. Australia
5. Austria
6. Barbados
7. Bahrain
8. Belgium
9. Bosnia and Herzegovina
10. Bulgaria
11. Canada
12. Chile
13. Croatia
14. Cyprus
15. Czech Republic
16. Denmark
17. Dominica
18. El Salvador
19. Estonia***
20. Federated States of Micronesia
21. Finland
22. France
23. Gambia*
24. Germany
25. Greece

26. Haiti*
27. Hungary
28. Iceland
29. India*
30. Indonesia
31. Ireland
32. Italy
33. Japan
34. Kuwait
35. Latvia**
36. Lebanon
37. Liechtenstein
38. Lithuania
39. Luxemburg
40. Malaysia
41. Malta
42. Monaco
43. Namibia*
44. Netherlands
45. New Zealand
46. Nicaragua
47. North Macedonia
48. Norway
49. Oman
50. Panama

51. Peru
52. Poland
53. Portugal
54. Republic of Korea
55. Romania
56. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
57. Samoa*
58. San Marino
59. Saudi Arabia
60. Seychelles
61. Singapore
62. Slovakia
63. Slovenia
64. Spain
65. Sweden
66. Switzerland
67. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
68. United Mexican States
69. United States of America
70. Uruguay
71. Vanuatu
72. Vatican
73. Vietnam*

* A traveler must carry a valid passport with a valid multiple-travel visa of one of the European Union member states or the Schengen Area member states bearing a European Union or Schengen Area entry stamp and also tickets with a return date from Minsk National Airport
** Including persons with Latvia non-citizen status
*** Including stateless persons living permanently in Estonia

Requirements:

  1. Foreign nationals must fly in and out of Minsk National Airport (the visa waiver does not apply to persons flying in Minsk and out from/to Russia);
  2. Availability of a valid ordinary passport, as the visa-free entry procedure does not apply to holders of diplomatic, service and official passports;
  3. Travelers from Gambia, Haiti, India, Lebanon, Namibia, Samoa and Vietnam must carry a valid passport with a valid multiple-travel visa of one of the European Union member states or the Schengen Area member states bearing a European Union or Schengen Area entry stamp and also tickets with a return date from Minsk National Airport.

Required documents:

  1. a valid ordinary passport. The passport must be valid at least 90 days beyond intended date of departure from the Republic of Belarus;
  2. financial means: amount equivalent to not less than 2 base rates* for each day of stay (54 belarusian roubles, 25 US dollars) or 50 base rates if the stay is full 30 days (1350 belarusian roubles, 620 US dollars), in Belarusian rubles or foreign currency;
    * From January, 1, 2020 the base rate comes up to 27 belarusian roubles
  3. a medical insurance policy with coverage for at least 10 000 euros, valid in Belarus during the whole period of stay (can be issued upon arrival);
  4. Travelers from Gambia, Haiti, India, Lebanon, Namibia, Samoa and Vietnam must carry a valid passport with a valid multiple-travel visa of one of the European Union member states or the Schengen Area member states bearing a European Union or Schengen Area entry stamp and also tickets with a return date from Minsk National Airport.

!!! When staying in Belarus for more than 5 working days, foreign citizens need to register with the divisions on citizenship and migration of the territorial bodies of internal affairs.