For citizens of 76 states, a visa-free procedure has been established for entry into the Republic of Belarus, exit from the country through checkpoints Minsk National Airport, Brest Airport, Vitebsk Airport, Gomel Airport, Grodno Airport, Mogilev Airport and temporary stay on the territory of Belarus for a period of not more than 30 days*.
The period of visa-free stay is calculated in whole calendar days; the first day corresponds to the date of arrival, the last day corresponds to the date of departure (regardless of the time of arrival and/or departure).
The established procedure for visa-free travel through the airport does not apply to persons arriving in Belarus on flights from the Russian Federation, as well as those intending to fly to Russian airports (these flights are domestic, border control is not carried out on them). The visa-free regime does not apply to holders of diplomatic, official, special and other equivalent passports.
To enter the Republic of Belarus in a visa-free regime, foreign citizens must have with them: a valid general passport, the validity of which must exceed the date of the intended departure from the Republic of Belarus by at least 90 days; cash: for each day of stay, an amount in foreign currency or Belarusian rubles equivalent to at least 2 base units (74 rubles), or 50 base units (1850 rubles) if the stay is 30 days; medical insurance policy in the amount of at least 10,000 euros, valid in Belarus during the entire stay.
For citizens of Vietnam, Haiti, Gambia, Egypt, India, Jordan, Iran, Lebanon, Namibia, Pakistan, Samoa, South Africa, an additional mandatory requirement is the presence in the document for traveling abroad of a valid multiple entry visa of the EU or the Schengen area with an entry mark on their territory, as well as air tickets with confirmation of departure from Minsk National Airport or Brest, Vitebsk, Gomel, Grodno, Mogilev airports within 30 days from the date of entry.
Important: Foreigners who arrived in the Republic of Belarus are required to register within ten days with the registration authority at the place of actual temporary stay or on the website of the single portal of electronic services portal.gov.by. When staying in hotels, hostels, sanatoriums and other collective accommodation facilities, registration of foreign citizens is carried out by the administrations of such institutions by default upon check-in.
The period of visa-free stay cannot be extended beyond the established 30 days.
You can — check with us — for which countries do not require a visa, get all the necessary information and assistance on entering the Republic of Belarus for various purposes.