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

A VALID VISA IS REQUIRED TO ENTER IN SCHENGEN ZONE. A PASSENGERS REQUIRING VISA FOR ITALY MAY HAVE FOLLOWING OPTIONS TO ENTER WITHOUT A VISA


A. "PERMESSO DI SOGGIORNO" - The passenger may have a copy of a valid permesso di soggiorno and is allowed to enter italy without a schengen visa. Should the permesso be expired, they need to have a copy of the expired document and a receipt of "Poste Italiane".

B. PERMANENT RESIDENCE - Should the passenger have a permanent residence in any Schengen country this will automatically omit the requirment to have a Schengen Visa.

C. VISA TYPE D:  Passengers having Visa type D for any Schengen country are allowed to enter in Italy without Visa.

(1) Passenger with BIOMETRICAL PASSPORT issued in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia, Serbia are allowed to enter in Italy without Visa (biometrical passport is passport with microchip inside)
IMPORTANT - PLEASE NOTE THAT PASSENGERS WITH BIOMETRICAL PASSPORT IUSSED BY "KOORDINACIONA UPREVA" NEED VISA FOR ENTERING IN ITALY.

(2) Passengers with passport issued in Taiwan which includes the number of identity card on th epassport do not need a Visa to enter Italy.