visa free countries for new zealand

Visa requirements for New Zealand citizens are administrative entry restrictions by the authorities of other states placed on citizens of New Zealand. As of 13 April 2021, New Zealand citizens had visa-free or visa on arrival access to 187 countries and territories, ranking the New Zealand passport 7th in terms of travel freedom according to the Henley Passport Index.[1]


 AlbaniaVisa not required[4]90 days
 AlgeriaVisa required[5]
 AndorraVisa not required[6]
 AngolaeVisa[7][8]30 days
  • Visitors who have been granted an online pre-visa or have requested such pre-visa from the consulates of Angola abroad, are then issued with a visa on arrival at the country’s border check points.
  • For a maximum total stay of 90 days within a one year period.[9]
  • Besides having printed confirmation that a visa will be issued upon arrival, passengers must: have a return/onward ticket, and have a hotel reservation confirmation.[10]
 Antigua and BarbudaVisa not required[11]6 months
 ArgentinaVisa not required[12]90 days
 ArmeniaVisa not required[13]180 days
 AustraliaVisa not required[14]
  • New Zealand citizens travelling on a New Zealand passport may be granted a Special Category Visa on arrival entitling the holder to live, work and study indefinitely (pursuant to the Trans-Tasman Travel Arrangement), provided that they are not assessed as either a Behaviour-concern non-citizen or a Health-concern non-citizen.[15][16]
  • May enter using SmartGate.[17]
 AustriaVisa not required[18]90 days
 AzerbaijaneVisa[19]30 days[20]
 BahamasVisa not required[21]3 months
 BahraineVisa / Visa on arrival[22]14 days
 BangladeshVisa on arrival[23]30 days
  • Not available at all entry points.[24]
 BarbadosVisa not required[25]6 months
 BelarusVisa not required[26]30 days
 BelgiumVisa not required[27]90 days