Visa Requirements for São Tomean Citizens
Visa Information for Passport Holders of São Tome and Príncipe
Visa Not Required
18 destinations allow visa-free entry to São Tomean citizens.
Visa On Arrival
A visa can be obtained upon arrival at 26 destinations for passport holders of São Tome and Príncipe.
- Visa On Arrival30 daysVisa on arrival is available at Luangphabang, Pakse, Savannakhet and Vientiane international airports, the 4 Thai-Lao Friendship Bridges,
eVisa may be used to enter Laos through Wattay International Airport and the First Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge.
The Lalai, Lantui, Meuang mom, Pakxan, and Phoudou border crossings are open only to visa holders.
Visa on arrival is extendable up to 60 days.
São Tomean passport allows entry to 14 destinations with an eVisa obtained prior to arrival.
- eVisa30 days30 days extendable once.
Visitors who have been granted an online pre-visa or have requested a pre-visa from an Angolan consulate abroad are issued a visa upon arrival at the country's border crossings.
Maximum total stay of 90 days within a one-year period.
Visitors must have a return/onward ticket and a hotel reservation confirmation.
International Certificate of Vaccination required.
eVisa / On Arrival
For 5 destinations, On-Arrival visa or an electronic visa / auhtorization is available to passport holders of São Tome and Príncipe.
Pre-arranged Visa Required
129 destinations require a visa obtained at an embassy or consulate prior to arrival from passport holders of São Tome and Príncipe. This requirement may be waived off if São Tomean citizens meet certain alternate requirements such as holding other visas or resident permits.
- Visa RequiredHolders of an Australian Permanent Resident Visa or Resident Return Visa may be granted a New Zealand Resident Visa on arrival permitting indefinite stay (pursuant to the Trans-Tasman Travel Arrangement), subject to meeting character requirements and obtaining an Electronic Travel Authority prior to departure.
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