Here you can find basic information about the visa regime between the Republic of Croatia and all other countries/entities.
Information on this web site is liable to change, therefore we advise seeking additional information before travelling:
Ulica Andrije Hebranga 32-34
10 000 Zagreb
Andrije Hebranga 32-34
Ulica Andrije Hebranga 34
Kırkpınar Sokak 18/5
06690 Çankaya - Ankara
Asmali Mescit Mah.
Oteller Sok. No:1/2
Ataturk Caddesi No: 270/3 Alsancak
35220 - IZMIR
Rixos Downtown Antalya
Sakıp Sabancı Bulvarı Konyaaltı Sahili
07050 Muratpaşa - ANTALYA
* Citizens of the Republic of Turkey, holders of special passports, do not need a visa for entering and staying up to 90 days or passing through the territory of the Republic of Croatia. ** Holders of valid regular passports do not need a visa if they are: -civil crewmembers of Croatian and Turkish civil aircraft, as well as rescue crewmembers; -crewmembers of Croatian and Turkish aircraft taking part in rescue missions, as well as rescue crewmembers; -civil crewmembers on ships. Visa applications can be submitted at VFS Visa Application Centers in Ankara, Gaziantep, Istanbul, Izmir, Bursa and Antalya. For further details please check the VFS website http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/Turkey/index.html or contact the Embassy of the Republic of Croatia in Ankara/Consulate General in Istanbul.
* As of 2 March 2020, Croatian nationals are exempt from visa for TOURISTIC travels to Turkey for every 90 days within 180 day period. For all other purposes it is necessary to obtain a Turkish visa. ** Croatian nationals visiting Turkey on business can obtain visas through the electronic visa system – e-Visa, on the official web site www.evisa.gov.tr. For information regarding visa fees, visit www.mfa.gov.tr *** Persons planning to travel to Turkey for other purposes have to submit the application online at www.visa.gov.tr, after which they will receive a date when the Embassy of the Republic of Turkey will issue the visa. **** Passport of the Croatian nationals has to be valid for at least another 6 months since the planned date of entry in Turkey. ***** All persons travelling to Turkey are required to have a valid travel health insurance covering the duration of their stay in Turkey. ****** Holders of valid regular passports do not need a visa if they are: - civil crewmembers of Croatian and Turkish civil aircraft, as well as rescue crewmembers; - crewmembers of Croatian and Turkish aircraft taking part in rescue missions, as well as rescue crewmembers; - civil crewmembers on ships.
Pursuant to the Government’s Decision, starting with 22 July 2014, the Republic of Croatia applies the Decision No 565/2014/EU. All third-country nationals who are holders of valid Schengen documents, as well as national visas and residence permits of Bulgaria, Cyprus, and Romania do not require an additional (Croatian) visa for Croatia.
Third-country nationals who are holders of:
do not require a visa for transit or intended stays in the territory of Croatia not exceeding 90 days in any 180-day period.
The Decision No 565/2014/EU is available at:
Nationals of Kosovo, who are holders of Schengen visas with limited territorial validity (LTV visas), valid for all Schengen countries except for Spain (-ES), 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, Bulgarian, Cypriot, and Romanian documents must cover the duration of the transit or stay.
Passport has to be valid for at least another three months after the planned departure from Croatia and issued within the previous 10 years.
This facilitated entry of third-country nationals is in force until Croatia fully applies the provisions of the Schengen acquis.
Third-country nationals who require a visa for Croatia can fill out the visa application form on-line at crovisa.mvep.hr (available in English, Russian, Ukrainian, Albanian, and Turkish language). Printed and filled out application form, along with other required documents, should be submitted to the competent Croatian Embassy/Consulate or visa centre or through an accredited tourist agency.
Visa applications can also be submitted at VFS Visa Application Centres in:
Algeria - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/algeria/
Armenia - http://vfsglobal.com/croatia/armenia/
Azerbaijan - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/azerbaijan/English/
Bahrein - https://www.vfsglobal.com/Croatia/Bahrain/index.html
Belarus - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/belarus/
China - http://www.vfsglobal.cn/croatia/china/English/
Egypt - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/Egypt/
India - http://www.vfsglobal.com/Croatia/India/
Indonesia - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/indonesia/
Jordan - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/jordan/index.html
Kazakhstan - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/kazakhstan/
Kosovo - http://www.vfsglobal.com/Croatia/Kosovo/
Kuwait - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/kuwait/index.html
Lebanon - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/Lebanon/index.html
Mongoliji - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/mongolia/
Morocco - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/morocco/
Nigeria - http://www.vfsglobal.com/Croatia/Nigeria/
Oman - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/oman/
Philippines - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/philippines/
Qatar - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/qatar/
Russia - http://www.vfsglobal.com/Croatia/russia/English/index.html
Saudi Arabia - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/SaudiArabia/index.html
South Africa - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/southAfrica/
Thailand - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/thailand/
Turkey - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/Turkey/english/index.html
Ukraine - http://www.vfsglobal.com/Croatia/Ukraine/english/index.html
United Arab Emirates - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/uae/
Vietnam - http://www.vfsglobal.com/croatia/vietnam/.
All questions regarding Croatia’s visa regime can be submitted at: email@example.com