Ministarstvo vanjskih i europskih poslova RH

Visa requirements overview

Here you can find basic information about the visa regime between the Republic of Croatia and all other countries. Choose a country from the dropdown menu above for quick access.

 Information on this web site is liable to change, therefore we advise seeking additional information before travelling:

- for Croatian nationals travelling to other country - at the diplomatic mission/consular post of that country in the Republic of Croatia or in other country

-for aliens travelling to the Republic of Croatia - at the competent Croatian diplomatic mission/consular post 

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
 

The Republic of Croatia applies the European Union’s Common Visa Policy. This means that the classic visa regime will apply to the citizens of all those countries need a visa for entering the EU member states.

Russian, Ukrainian, Turkish and Kosovo citizens, who are required a visa to enter Croatia can apply for a visa on-line at crovisa.mvep.hr. Printed and filled out application form along with other required documents should be submitted to the competent Croatian Embassy/visa centre or through an accredited tourist agency.

Pursuant to the Government’s decision, starting with 1 January 2014 until the Republic of Croatia fully applies the provisions of the Schengen acquis, all aliens holders of valid Schengen documents do not require an additional (Croatian) visa for entry and short-term stay in Croatia.

In line with the Government’s decision, aliens who are holders of:

  • uniform visa (C) for two or multiple entries, valid for all Schengen Area member states;
  • visa with limited territorial validity (LTV visa), for two or multiple entries, issued to the holder of a travel document that is not recognised by one or more, but not all of the Schengen Area member states, and which is valid for the territory of the member states recognising the travel document;
  • long-stay visa (D) for stays exceeding three months, issued by one of the Schengen Area member state;
  • residence permit issued by one of the Schengen Area member state;

do not require a visa for transit through or intended stays in the territory of the Republic of Croatia not exceeding 90 days in any 180-day period.

Nationals of Kosovo, who are holders of Schengen visas with limited territorial validity (LTV visas), valid for all Schengen countries except for Greece and Spain, do not require additional Croatian visa for transit through or intended stays in the territory of the Republic of Croatia not exceeding 90 days in any 180-day period.

The period of validity of the above mentioned Schengen documents shall cover the duration of the transit or stay.

All questions regarding Croatia’s visa regime for non-EU countries can be submitted at: vize@mvep.hr

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Establishment of diplomatic relations: 30/01/1992

DM/CO To Croatia or other/neighbouring country

Zagreb

Bogovićeva 3
10 000 Zagreb
CROATIA


Tel: +385 1 48 78 800
Fax: +385 1 48 10 890
Vienna

Kärtner Ring 12
1010 Vienna
AUSTRIA


Tel: +43 1 795 05
Fax: +43 1 79505 21
Split

c/o Hotel Split, Strožanačka 20
21 312 Podstrana


Tel: +385 21 420 422
Fax: +385 21 420 421

DM/CO Of The Republic of Croatia

Bern

Thunstrasse 45
3005 Bern
SWITZERLAND


Tel: 0041 31 352 0275, 352 0279
Fax: 0041 31 352 0373
Bern
Thunstrasse 45 3005 Bern SWITZERLAND
Tel: 0041 31 352 5080
Fax: 0041 31 352 8059
Zuerich

Bellerivestrasse 5
8008 Zuerich
SWITZERLAND


Tel: 0041 44 386 6750, 386 6751
Fax: 0041 44 422 8354
Lugano

Via Motta 24
6901 Lugano
SWITZERLAND


Tel: 0041 91 912 21 60
Fax: 0041 91 912 21 61

Visa requirements overview

Citizens of SWITZERLAND:

Ordinary Passport No
Diplomatic/official passport No
Special Types of Travel Documents No

* Crossing the state border of the Republic of Croatia requires either a valid passport or an identity card.

Citizens of Croatia:

Ordinary Passport No
Diplomatic/official passport No