Visa Requirements for South Africa

Instant Visa policy lookup for South Africa

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Visa Not Required

Passport holders of 109 countries can travel to South Africa without prior visa, eVisa, or on-arrival visa.


Passport holders for 21 countries can obtain an electronic visa / authorization prior to arrival to travel to South Africa.

Pre-arranged Visa Required

Prior to arrival at South Africa, passport holders of 99 countries must obtain a visa at their corresponding consulate of South Africa. Additional travel conditions (such as Visas to other countries) may waive this requirement.

Information last checked on . Requirements last changed on .