Visa-free Entry for tour and transit

   
 

Nationals of the countries below can enter Korea without a Korean visa for a stay of up to 30 days, if their purpose of visit is tour or transit

 

 


Asia MACAO, BRUNEI, SAUDI ARABIA, U.A.E, YEMEN, OMAN, JAPAN, QATAR, TAIWAN, H.K(90days), KUWAIT
Only Diplomatic·Official passport : INDONESIA, LEBANON
North America U.S.A, CANADA(6months)
South America GUYANA, GUATEMALA, VENEZUELA, ARGENTINA, ECUADOR, HONDURAS, URUGUAY, PARAGUAY
Europe MONACO, Vatican, BOSNIA HERCEGOVINA, Cyprus, SAN MARINO, Serbia & Montenegro, SLOVENIA(90days), ANDORRA, ALBANIA, CROATIA
Oceania GUAM, NAURU, NEW CALEDONIA New Caledonia, MICRONESIA, SAMOA, SOLOMON IS, KIRIBATI, FIJI, AUSTRALIA(90days), MARSHALL IS, PALAU
Africa SOUTH AFRICA, Mauritius, Seychelles, SWAZILAND, EGYPT
   
 

Visitors meeting the following requirements also can enter Korea without a Korean visa for a stay of up to 30 days, if their purpose of visit is transit

 

 

Note) Nationals of Cuba,Macedonia ,however, must apply for korean visa, even if they meet these requirements
 

 

 

Holding a visa or a re-entry permit of the U.S. Japan, Canada, Australia, or New Zealand (5 countries)

 

 

Travelling from either of the five countries to a third country via Korea, or travelling from a third country to either of the five countries via Korea

 

 

Holding a confirmed onward flight ticket for departure within 30 days

 

 

No Immigration offence records, while in the five countries

 

 

 

  

Those who have visited Korea more than 4 times in recent two years, or those who have visited Korea more than 10 times in total can enter Korea without a Korean visa, notwithstanding the requirements above
Note) However, this facility for frequent visitors is not applicable to nationals of "China (P.R.C)", "Cuba" , "Macedonia"