Visa Requirements for South Korea

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Visa Not Required

Passport holders of 120 countries can travel to South Korea without prior visa, eVisa, or on-arrival visa.

eVisa

Passport holders for 6 countries can obtain an electronic visa / authorization prior to arrival to travel to South Korea.

  • eVisa6 monthsKorea K-ETA required since September 2021 with a fee of 10,000
  • eVisa90 days
  • eVisa90 days90 days within any 180 day period
  • eVisa90 daysAll visitors are fingerprinted. From September 2021 need K-ETA with the fee of 10,000 won.
  • United States Virgin Islands PermalinkShow on map
    eVisa90 daysAll visitors are fingerprinted. From September 2021 need K-ETA with the fee of 10,000 won.
  • United States of America PermalinkShow on map
    eVisa90 daysAll visitors are fingerprinted. From September 2021 need K-ETA with the fee of 10,000 won.

Pre-arranged Visa Required

Prior to arrival at South Korea, passport holders of 101 countries must obtain a visa at their corresponding consulate of South Korea. Additional travel conditions (such as Visas to other countries) may waive this requirement.

Special Conditions

Special conditions are impossed to passport holders of 1 country in order to travel to South Korea. These special requirements are often more time-consuming and may not be granted to every traveler.

  • Special RequirementsNationals of either Koreas seeking to visit the other must submit the North/South Korea visitation verification certificate and the Departure card to the Immigration Officer at the immigration port and go through immigration inspection.

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