NATIONALITIES REQUIRING VISA TO ENTER CROATIA

A I Q SCHENGEN COUNTRIES
AFGHANISTAN INDIA QATAR
ALGERIA INDONESIA R AUSTRIA
ANGOLA IRAN RUSSIA  BELGIUM
ARMENIA IRAQ RWANDA CZECH REPUBLIC
AZERBAIJAN  J S DENMARK
B JAMAICA SAMOA ESTONIA
BAHRAIN JORDAN SAUDI ARABIA FINLAND
BANGLADESH K SENEGAL FRANCE
BELARUS KAZAKHSTAN  SIERRA LEONE GERMANY
BELIZE KENYA SOLOMON ISLANDS GREECE
BENIN KIRIBATI SOMALIA HUNGARY
BHUTAN KOSOVO SOUTH AFRICA ICELAND
BOLIVIA KUWAIT SRI LANKA ITALY
BOTSWANA KYRGYZSTAN ST. LUCIA LATVIA
BURKINA FASO L ST. TOME AND PRINCIPE LEICHTENSTEIN
BURUNDI LAOS ST. VINCENT
 AND GRENADINE
LITHUANIA
C LEBANON SUDAN LUXEMBOURG
CAMBODIA LESOTHO SURINAME MALTA
CAMEROON LIBERIA SWAZILAND NETHERLANDS
CAPE VERDE LIBYA SYRIA NORWAY
CENTRAL
AFRICAN REPUBLIC
M T POLAND
CHAD MADAGASCAR TAIWAN (1) PORTUGAL
CHINA (2) MALAWI TAJIKISTAN SLOVAKIA
COLOMBIA MALDIVES TANZANIA SLOVENIA
COMOROS MALI THAILAND SPAIN
CONGO M TIMOR (EAST) SWEDEN
COTE D'IVOR MARSHALL ISLANDS TOGO SWITZERLAND
CUBA MAURITANIA TONGA  
D MICRONESIA TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO  
DJIBOUTI MOLDOVA TUNIS  
DOMINICA MONGOLIA TURKEY  
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC MOROCCO TURKMENISTAN  
E MOZAMBIQUE TUVALU  
ECUADOR MYANMAR/ BURMA U  
EGYPT N UGANDA  
EQUATORIAL GUINEA NAMIBIA UKRAINE  
ERITREA NAURU UNITED ARAB EMIRATES  
ETHIOPIA NEPAL UZBEKISTAN  
F NIGER V  
FIJI NIGERIA VANUATU  
G NORTH KOREA VIETNAM  
GABON O Y  
GAMBIA OMAN YEMEN  
GEORGIA P Z  
GHANA PAKISTAN ZAMBIA  
GRENADA PALAU ZIMBABWE  
GUINEA PALESTINIAN AUTHORITY    
GUINEA BISSAU PAPUA NEW GUINEA    
GUYANA PERU    
H PHILIPPINES    
HAITI      



VISA FOR CROATIA:
IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT THE VISA IS MULTIPLE OR DOUBLE ENTRY. IF IT IS A SINGLE ENTRY A PASSENGER CANNOT TRAVEL TO VENICE ON A DAY TRIP, BECAUSE HE WILL NOT HAVE A PERMISSION TO ENTER CROATIA IN THE EVENING.

VERY IMPORTANT:

PASSENGERS WHO REQUIRE A VISA FOR CROATIA CAN USE EITHER OF THE FOLLOWING INSTEAD OF A CROATIAN VISA:

  • SCHENGEN RESIDENCE PERMIT- ISSUED BY ONE OF THE SCHENGEN AREA MEMBER STATES.
  • SCHENGEN VISA TYPE C- FOR TWO OR MULTIPLE ENTRIES, VALID FOR ALL SCHENGEN AREA MEMBER STATES.
  • LONG-STAY SCHENGEN VISA TYPE D- FOR STAYS EXCEEDING THREE MONTHS, ISSUED BY ONE OF THE SCHENGEN AREA MEMBER STATES.
  • VISA WITH LIMITED TERRITORIAL VALIDITY (LTV VISA) - FOR TWO OR MULTIPLE ENTRIES.
  • NATIONALS OF KOSOVO, HOLDERS OF LTV VISA- VALID FOR ALL SCHENGEN COUNTRIES EXCEPT FOR GREECE AND SPAIN.
 
HOLDERS OF THE ABOVE MENTIONED SCHENGEN DOCUMENTS DO NOT REQUIRE AN ADDITIONAL (CROATIAN) VISA FOR TRANSIT THROUGH OR INTENDED STAYS IN THE TERRITORY OF CROATIA NOT EXCEEDING 90 DAYS IN ANY 180-DAY PERIOD, AS FROM 01.01.2014 UNTIL CROATIA FULLY APPLIES THE PROVISIONS OF THE SCHENGEN ACQUIS.
 
THE PERIOD OF VALIDITY OF THE ABOVE MENTIONED SCHENGEN DOCUMENTS SHALL COVER THE DURATION OF THE TRANSIT OR STAY.

(1) PASSENGERS WITH PASSPORT ISSUED IN TAIWAN WHICH INCLUDE THE IDENTITY CARD NUMBER, DO NOT REQUIRE A VISA TO ENTER CROATIA.

(2) PASSENGERS FROM CHINA DO NOT REQUIRE A VISA IF THEY HAVE A PASSPORT ISSUED IN THE SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS OF THE PEOPLE'S REPPUBLIC OF CHINA, HONG KONG AND MACAO.

(3) PASSENGERS WITH BIOMETRICAL PASSPORT ISSUED IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA DO NOT REQUIRE A VISA TO ENTER CROATIA.