countries that allow entry to syrians without a visa

Countries that allow entry to Syrians without a visa

Syrian citizens can travel to some countries or territories without a visa or with just a visa on arrival.

How many countries can you visit with a Syrian passport?

You can visit 30 countries or territories with a Syrian passport without having to apply for a visa before.

What countries can Syrians visit without a visa?

Many Syrians live and travel in Turkey, Iraq, and Jordan but officially they do need a visa to enter these countries.

Syrians don’t need a visa to travel to:

  • Andorra and you can stay for 90 days, but you do need a visa to go through France or Spain to go to Andorra;
  • Bermuda and you can stay for at least 21 days;
  • Cook Islands;
  • Dominica and you can stay 21 days;
  • Iran and you can stay 90 days in 180 days period;
  • Malaysia, and you can stay 90 days;
  • Mauritania;
  • Micronesia and you can stay 90 days;
  • Niue;
  • Pitcairn;
  • Palestinian Territories;
  • Samoa and you can stay 60 days;
  • Sudan and you can stay 30 days.

Syrians can get a visa on arrival when they travel to:

  • Cape Verde and you can stay for 3 months;
  • Comoros and you can stay for 45 days;
  • Guinea-Bissau and you can stay for 90 days;
  • Macao (SAR China) ;
  • Madagascar and you can stay for 90 days;
  • Maldives and you can stay for 30 days;
  • Mozambique and you can stay for 30 days;
  • Palau and you can stay for 30 days;
  • Rwanda and you can stay for 30 days;
  • Seychelles and you can stay for 3 months;
  • Somalia and you can stay for 30 days;
  • Timor-Leste and you can stay for 30 days;
  • Togo and you can stay for only 7 days;
  • Tuvalu and you can stay for 1 month;
  • Rwanda and you can stay for 30 days;
  • Uganda and you can stay for 3 months;
  • Yemen and you can stay for 3 months.

Countries that allow entry to Syrians without a visa

This below is a more informative list of the countries that allow entry to Syrians without a visa. When you travel to this country with a Syrian passport you don’t need a visa or you can just get a visa on arrival.

Andorra

Anyone with any passport can enter Andorra and can stay for 90 days. But Andorra has no airports, therefore you will have to get a visa for France or Spain, a Schengen visa, to go to Andorra. You can read more on the Foreign Affairs website of the Government of Andorra. It’s in Catalan, Spanish, French, and English, use Google Translate if you need it.

Bermuda

Anyone with any passport can enter Bermuda, for at least 21 days. You can also ask for a further extension of three months, which is normally easy to get. Your passport must also be valid for 45 days after the day you plan to leave Bermuda.
You can read more on the website of the government of Bermuda. This is just in English, therefore use Google Translate if you need it.

Cape Verde

Syrian nationals can get a visa on arrival for 90 days when traveling to Cape Verde. You need to get a pre-registration (EASE), preferably five days before departure. you can do it at the EASE website and you will get an application number. Without a pre-registration (EASE) you will need to pay an additional fee on arrival.

Ecuador

90 days

Iran

You can stay for 90 days over a 180 days period. You don’t need a visa if you are coming directly from Damascus Airport. Read more at the Iranian electronic visa website, which is Farsi, German, English, and Arabic.

Comoros

Visa on arrival

Cook Islands

31 days.

Dominica

Up to 6 months.

Haiti

3 months

Madagascar

Visa on arrival. 90 days, 30 days free of charge.

Maldives

30 days with possible extension.

Malaysia

You can stay for 30 days in Malaysia without a visa. Read more on the Government of Malaysia website.

Mauritania

90 days

Micronesia

30 days.

Mozambique

Visa on arrival for 30 days.
https://checkvisa.net/micronesia-visa-for-citizens-of-syria/

Niue

30 days.
https://checkvisa.net/niue-visa-for-citizens-of-syria/

Palau

Visa on arrival for 30 days.

Samoa

60 days.
https://checkvisa.net/samoa-visa-for-citizens-of-syria/

Seychelles

3 months.

Somalia

You can get a visa on arrival. It is available at Bosaso Airport, Galcaio Airport and Mogadishu Airport.

Sudan

1 month.
https://checkvisa.net/sudan-visa-for-citizens-of-syria/

Tajikistan

Visa on arrival for 45 days.

Tanzania

Visa on arrival, but recommended to obtain before departure.

Timor-Leste

Visa on arrival for 30 days.

Togo

Visa on arrival for 7 days, extension up to 90 days

Tuvalu

Visa on arrival for 1 month.

Uganda

3 months visa on arrival. eVisa available.

Yemen

3 months.

Sources

In this article, I used as sources the foreign affairs of each country as showed above. Before leaving always check with your airline about what are their conditions to let you board the flight.
International Air Transport Association (IATA) Travel Centre is also a good source. Other sources that I used are Hanley Passport IndexPassport Index, Visalogy, and  CheckVisa.net.


The Cover photo is a cover of a Syrian passport taken from the Passport Index.

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