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At your service 40 countries, which from January 1 do not need a visa (list)

К вашим услугам 40 стран, куда с 1 января не нужна виза (перечень)
16 of 22 Schengen countries now give Ukrainian visas much worse ...

Passport of a citizen of Ukraine - a document confirming the identity and citizenship of Ukraine of its owner. The passport of a citizen of Ukraine is issued by territorial subsections for citizenship, immigration and registration of individuals of city and district departments (divisions) of the Ministry of Internal Affairs at the place of residence to every citizen of Ukraine after reaching 16 years of age, and then, if necessary, exchanged, issued instead of lost, stolen or spoiled. The passport of a citizen of Ukraine is made in the form of a book.

К вашим услугам 40 стран, куда с 1 января не нужна виза (перечень)

A passport of a citizen of Ukraine for traveling abroad is a document proving the identity of a citizen of Ukraine during crossing the state border of Ukraine and staying abroad. New biometric passport issued since 2015.

Biometric passport Ukraine

К вашим услугам 40 стран, куда с 1 января не нужна виза (перечень)

Biometric passport is a document granting the citizens of Ukraine the right to cross the state border and stay on the territory of other countries. In fact, the biometric passport is a new example of the already familiar for citizens of Ukraine foreign passport.

What is the difference between the biometric passport of Ukraine and the old passport of the international standard? In fact, the new foreign passport is a traditional book on thirty-two pages of one plastic page with data. Only in contrast to old passports, a special chip will be inserted in the plastic page of the biometric passport, on which information about the passport owner and his photo will be recorded electronically. This will simplify the identification of the owner when passing customs control, tk. It is planned to create a single base for all citizens of the states that have crossed the border.

In turn, reading and storing data on citizens crossing Ukraine and others in electronic form will significantly enhance measures to combat international terrorism. The introduction of biometric passports gave impetus to the events that took place in the United States on September 11, 2001. And today Ukraine has also joined this international standard.

Without a passport

Without a passport, you can visit Belarus (up to 30 days) and Russia (no more than 90 days).

C travel passport

For traveling to other countries we already have a passport. You do not need to issue a visa. But there are some countries where you will need to provide return tickets or documents confirming the solvency.

  • Azerbaijan (maximum 90 days);
  • Albania (maximum 90 days) Antigua and Barbuda (up to 30 days);
  • Antigua and Barbuda in the country the British Embassy;
  • Argentina (up to 90 days). Bosnia and Herzegovina (up to 30 days). Sometimes you may need - return tickets, host party invitation or tourist voucher.
  • Brazil (up to 90 days). You may need return tickets;
  • Brunei (up to 30 days). It is necessary to have round-trip tickets;
  • Guatemala (up to 90 days). Round-trip tickets will be required;
  • Tunisia (up to 30 days). It is necessary to have a tourist voucher with you;
  • Turkey (up to 60 days). Sometimes a tourist voucher and return tickets may be required.
  • Hong Kong (up to 14 days). Return tickets will be required;
  • Grenada (up to 90 days);
  • Paraguay (up to 90 days). Required return tickets;
  • Peru (up to 90 days);
  • Paraguay (up to 90 days);
  • Kazakhstan (up to 90 days);
  • Kyrgyzstan (up to 90 days).
  • Malaysia (up to 30 days). Required return tickets;
  • Macedonia (up to 90 days). Prepare a medical insurance policy;
  • Mongolia (up to 90 days). An invitation by the host party is required;
  • Cook Islands (up to 31 days);
  • El Salvador (up to 90 days);
  • Swaziland (up to 30 days);
  • Seychelles (up to 30 days). Required return tickets; tourist voucher;
  • Namibia (up to 90 days). You need a migration card (filled in English).
  • Niue (up to 30 days). Prepare return tickets;
  • Uzbekistan; Montenegro (up to 90 days).
  • Ecuador (up to 90 days);
  • Jamaica (up to 30 days). Prepare return tickets; documents confirming the solvency.

In which countries can I apply for a visa at the airport?

To visit the next list of countries, you will need to issue a visa at the airport upon arrival in the country. The procedure is fairly straightforward and does not take much time. Sometimes you need to additionally provide return tickets or confirmation of the reservation in the hotel. List of countries with visa at the airport:

Macao (up to 30 days). Barbados (up to 28 days). East Timor (up to 30 days). Mauritius (up to 60 days). Madagascar (up to 90 days). Maldives (up to 30 days). Tonga (up to 31 days). Tuvalu (up to 30 days). Uganda (up to 90 days). Fiji (up to 120 days). Djibouti (up to 30 days). Dominica (up to 21 days). Dominican Republic (up to 30 days). Egypt (up to 30 days). Zambia (up to 30 days). Jordan (up to 30 days). Cape Verde (up to 30 days). Kenya (up to 90 days). Required return tickets; documents confirming the solvency. Lebanon (up to 30 days). Nepal (up to 90 days). St. Vincent and the Grenadines (up to 30 days). Tanzania (up to 90 days). Thailand (15-day tourist visa is issued at the border).

For which countries can I apply for a visa on the Internet?

Sometimes a visa can be issued for travel through an online service or by mail, without visiting the embassy of the country. This saves time and money, because the embassy of the chosen country can be located not in the city where you live. There are few such countries, this service is just gaining popularity. The list of countries providing such a service is indicated below:

Australia (permission to obtain a visa at the airport of arrival is made out on the Internet). Qatar, Cyprus. Kuwait Bahrain (up to 14 days). Botswana Bhutan (up to 15 days). Sao Tome and Principe (up to 30 days). SenegalSent-Kitts and Nevis St. Lucia Singapore (registration through the airline or hotel). Syria (up to 15 days). Vietnam (up to 90 days). Ghana, Iran - an official visa can be issued at the border. India - to visit India, citizens of Ukraine need to obtain a visa in advance. From 27.11.2014 for e-citizens of Ukraine an electronic visa e-TOURIST VISA (e-TV) is available. The corridor of such a visa is 34 days. Cambodia, Marshall Islands, Mexico - An electronic permit is issued, which entitles you to a one-time visit within 30 days from the date of issue. United Arab Emirates - If you buy Emirates airline tickets, you do not need to contact the visa center, the procedure is carried out through the VFS website. Papua New Guinea Rwanda . Sri Lanka. Southern Sudan .

Which countries are included in the Schengen area?

To visit countries entering the Schengen area, a Schengen visa is required:

Austria, Andorra, Belgium, Hungary, Switzerland, Sweden, Germany Greece, Denmark, Iceland, Spain, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Finland, France, Croatia Czech Republic, Estonia.

What countries are dangerous to travel to now?

Somalia, Afghanistan, Iraq, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Pakistan, Gaza, Haiti, Yemen, Sudan, Syria, Zimbabwe, Cote d'Ivoire, Algeria, Nigeria, Ethiopia,

Which countries are closed to tourists?

Angola, Bhutan, Libya, Saudi Arabia, North Korea.

Finally, we should note that your passport must be valid for at least 3 months (for visiting most countries you need a passport with a validity period of at least 6 months at the time of entry), and the passport must contain at least 2 blank pages.