Panama visa exemption for powerful visa holders in 2024

Panama visa exemption for powerful visa holders in 2024

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Panama visa exemption details

Panama offers travel exemption to people who hold powerful visa like US visa, Canada visa, UK visa, Schengen visa, Australia visa, Japan visa, or Ireland visa. People can use this visa exemption to travel to Panama for tourism purpose. .

Panama visa exemption conditions

  • Visa must be valid for at least one year from the date of arrival
  • Visa must have been used at least once to enter the visa country before
    Eligible Countries:
    All Countries
Visa stay
30 days
Powerful Visas

Powerful Visas

Washington, D.C. • Northern America • North America
Developed • 324M • English
Tourist or Business Visa (B1/B2), Work Visa (L1/L2/H1/H4), and US Green card
Ottawa • Northern America • North America
Developed • 36M • English
Canada Visitor Visa (V-1), Canada Work Visa (W-1), Canada Student Visa (S-1 and SW-1), Canada Transit Visa (VH-1), and Canada Permanent Resident Card
London • Northern Europe • Europe
Developed • 65M • English
UK tourist visa, UK student visa, UK work visa, and UK permanent residency
Developed • 447M • English
Short-term C-Type Schengen visa, Long-term D-Type Schengen visa , Transit A-Type Schengen visa, and Schengen Residence permit
Canberra • Australia and New Zealand • Oceania
Developed • 24M • English
Australia Tourist Visa, Australia Work Visa, and Australia Permanent Residency
Tokyo • Eastern Asia • Asia
Developed • 127M • Japanese
Japan Tourist Visa
Dublin • Northern Europe • Europe
Developed • 6M • Irish
Ireland Tourist Visa

How to get Panama visa exemption

Panama visa exemption process is quick and easy, as long as the necessary documents and information are provided accurately. By following these 5 steps, Panama can ensure a smooth and hassle-free process in obtaining an Panama visa exemption.
  1. 1
    Valid passport
    Check your your country passport is valid with at least 6 months of validity beyond your intended stay in Panama, if not, apply for a new your country passport, the passport must also have at least one blank page for visa stamps.
  2. 2
    Gather required documents
    Gather all the necessary documents required for a Panama tourist visa including passport and other supporting documents required by the Panama authorities, if your documents are in a language different from English, they need to be translated.
  3. 3
    Upon arrival in Panama, go to the immigration counter to begin the immigration clearance process, make sure you have all the required documents ready.
  4. 4
    Submit documents
    Submit your passport to the officer at the immigration counter, you may be required to provide proof of return or onward travel and financial means to support your stay in Panama.
  5. 5
    Entry stamp
    The processing time for the process is typically a few hours if the queue is long, during this time, your passport will be reviewed by an immigration officer, if approved, the applicant will receive their stamp on the passport.

Panama visa advice

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Frequently asked questions

Holders of US visa, Canada visa, UK visa, Schengen visa, Australia visa, Japan visa, or Ireland visa are eligible for visa exemption in Panama.

Visitors with visa exemption can stay in Panama for up to 90 days within a 180-day period.

No, you do not need to apply for visa exemption before traveling to Panama. You will be granted visa exemption upon arrival at the border.

No, visa exemption is only for tourism, business, or other non-work related activities.

Travel insurance is not required for visa exemption in Panama, but it is recommended to have adequate coverage for medical expenses and other emergencies.

Visa exemption in Panama only applies to entering and staying in Panama. If you plan to travel to other countries, you may need to check their visa requirements.

While it is not a requirement, immigration officials may ask for proof of accommodation or return ticket as part of their assessment of your travel plans.

It depends on the severity of the offense and other factors. Visitors with criminal records should check with the Panaman embassy or consulate in their country before traveling.

No, your passport must be valid at the time of entry to Panama to be eligible for visa exemption.

Yes, visitors traveling for medical purposes can enter Panama with visa exemption. However, it is recommended to have proper documentation and evidence of the medical purpose of your travel.

Yes, visitors can enter Panama with their pets under certain conditions, such as having a valid health certificate and complying with Panaman regulations for importing pets. It is recommended to check with the Panaman embassy or consulate in your country for specific requirements.

The information in the site should be used as a guide only. You are advised to contact your local official mission/consulate/embassy and ensure you have the latest information. We take no responsibility.