Visa Requirements for Bangladesh
Instant Visa policy lookup for Bangladesh
Visa Not Required
Passport holders of 24 countries can travel to Bangladesh without prior visa, eVisa, or on-arrival visa.
Visa On Arrival
Visa to travel in Bangladesh can be obtained at airports and other borders crossings for Passport holders of 160 countries.
Passport holders for 1 country can obtain an electronic visa / authorization prior to arrival to travel to Bangladesh.
eVisa / On Arrival
On-Arrival visa or an electronic visa / authorization is available to passport holders of 1 country to travel to Bangladesh.
Pre-arranged Visa Required
Prior to arrival at Bangladesh, passport holders of 42 countries must obtain a visa at their corresponding consulate of Bangladesh. Additional travel conditions (such as Visas to other countries) may waive this requirement.
- Visa RequiredCrew members traveling for non-duty purposes can obtain a visa on arrival (Fee: ~US$50/~35 JOD) if holding Crew Member Identification Cards. Otherwise, the same regulations as for passengers apply.
Passengers with a diplomatic passport and a return/onward ticket can obtain a visa on arrival for a maximum allowed stay of 30 days. They can apply to extend their stay.
Passengers with a return/onward ticket and a confirmation letter issued by the Bangladesh Board of Investment (BOI) traveling on business can obtain a visa on arrival. The letter must contain a BOI registration number and the accredited inviting organization must notify the Immigration authorities prior to arrival.
Passengers with an onward ticket can obtain a transit visa on arrival for a maximum allowed stay of 72 hours (3 days).
Passengers with a return/onward ticket and proof of being of Bangladeshi origin can, along with their spouses and children obtain a visa on arrival for a maximum allowed stay of 30 days which can be extended if need be.
Bangladeshi diplomatic missions provide a No Visa Required (NVR) seal for Bangladeshis holding a foreign passport/nationality, No Visa Required (NVR) seals are provided to non-Bangladeshis who are descendants or spouses of Bangladeshis as well.
- Visa RequiredVisa not required for holders of passports or other travel documents endorsed with a "No Visa Required" stamp
Visa on arrival for passengers of Bangladeshi origin
Visa on arrival for spouses and children of passengers of Bangladeshi origin provided they present return/onward tickets for a maximum stay of 30 days
Visa on arrival for holders of a confirmation letter issued by the Bangladesh Board of Investment (BOI) containing a BOI registration number and traveling on business provided they present return/onward tickets. The accredited inviting organization must notify the Immigration authorities prior to arrival
Extensions of stay is possible for a fee
Departure tax applies
Disagreements between Bangladesh and 1 country have imposed restrictions in traveling to Bangladesh.
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