Plan Your Trip Travel Information Visa and Entry Requirements

To  enter Barbados, all visitors must have a passport and a valid return ticket. Most countries around the world do not require a visa to visit Barbados, to check if you need a visa before traveling to the island, click here.



Passports and Visas

Visa applications must be completed in duplicate and accompanied by two passport-sized photographs. A visa must be obtained from the relevant Barbados Mission and Consulate of your country or the Immigration Department in Barbados prior to traveling to the island. A single-entry visa can be obtained for US$50.00 and a multiple-entry visa for US$60.00. Persons seeking to work or study in Barbados require a specific visa. Cost for these visas varies and some exceptions may apply. For additional visa requirements and to obtain a visa application, click here.


Cruise Ship Passengers

Visas are not required for passengers of cruise ships that dock in Barbados, with the exception of citizens from Eastern European countries, the Commonwealth of Independent States, People’s Republic of China, Taiwan, Korea and South Africa. 


For Frequently Asked Questions that can help plan your trip,   click here.

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