Visa-free agreements are made between two or more countries to allow their citizens to travel freely without applying for a permit before entering that particular country. Depending on how many countries a specific passport allows its holder to travel visa-free, world states are ranked based on the power of their passport. In this case, Antigua and Barbuda passport is ranked 29th regarding freedom of movement with visa-free, eVisa, visa on arrival to over 150 countries worldwide.
Where Can Antiguans Travel Without a Visa?
If you are from Antigua and Barbuda, you can enter visa-free the following countries:
|Bosnia and Herzegovina||90 days|
|Cape Verde||up to 90 days|
|Costa Rica||90 days|
|Czech Republic||3 months|
|Dominica||Freedom of movement|
|Dominican Republic||90 days|
|El Salvador||90 days|
|Grenada||Freedom of movement|
|Hong Kong||90 days|
|South Korea||90 days|
|North Macedonia||90 days|
|Saint Kitts and Nevis||Freedom of movement|
|Saint Lucia||Freedom of movement|
|Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||Freedom of movement|
|San Marino||90 days|
|South Africa||30 days|
|Trinidad and Tobago||6 months|
|United Kingdom and Crown dependencies||6 months|
If you plan to travel internationally to a visa-free country, you still need to prepare your passport. Your travel document must be valid for at least six months when you enter your destination country, but some states allow you to enter with only a three-month validity period.
See here passport six-month validity.
Also, be sure to purchase travel insurance that will cover your entire stay in your destination country. Please note that some countries have made travel insurance mandatory.
Antigua and Barbuda eVisa Countries
As a national of Antigua and Barbuda, you can get an eVisa for the following countries:
|Benin||30 days / 8 days|
|Co´te d'Ivoire||3 months|
|Ethiopia||up to 90 days|
|Gabon||up to 6 months|
|Guinea||up to 90 days|
|Kyrgyzstan||up to 90 days|
|Papua New Guinea||30 days|
|Sao Tome and Principe||30 days|
|South Sudan||up to 6 months|
|Sri Lanka||30 days|
To apply for an eVisa, you have to submit your application online. You’re also required to submit the visa payment online as soon as you finish your application. Once your application is approved, you will receive a confirmation email, letter, or message along with an attachment which you have to download and print out— the document serves as evidence of your eVisa.
Visa on Arrival Countries for Antigua and Barbuda Citizens
You can get a visa on arrival for the following countries with an Antigua and Barbuda passport:
|Benin||30 days / 8 days|
|Djibouti||up to 90 days|
|Sierra Leone||1 month|
|Solomon Islands||30 days|
You can get a visa on arrival (VOA) as soon as you enter your destination country. However, make sure to check which airports are eligible to issue visas on arrival before you depart. Additionally, you need to prepare documents before traveling, such as your passport, passport pictures, travel insurance, financial statements, etc.
You will be able to get the application form for the visa at a checkpoint at the airport— there, you will also need to submit your payment for the visa. Please note that you may be required to pay the visa fee with the local currency exchange.
Visa Required for Antigua and Barbuda Passport Holders
If you hold a passport from Antigua and Barbuda, you need a visa before visiting the following countries:
|Australia and territories||Mexico|
|Central African Republic||Oman|
|Republic of the Congo||Sudan|
|Democratic Republic of the Congo||Syria|
|Israel||United Arab Emirates|
To get a visa for an international visit, you need to prepare a list of documents and submit them along with the application form to a local embassy or consulate representing your destination country.
Some of the required documents include:
- Visa application form
- Evidence of financial means
- Valid health insurance covering your visit
- Proof of hotel reservation or other accommodations
- A letter inviting you to visit your destination country (if applicable)
- A detailed travel itinerary with a ticket for the flight back home
You may be required to submit other supporting documents depending on where you are traveling to.
Please note that you may be allowed to enter other countries without applying for a national visa if you have a valid Schengen or US visa.