Visa Information
Passport requirements

All nationals require a valid passport.

Only exception are nationals of the following countries who may also present an alternative document of identification instead of a passport: Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom.

Visa requirements
Who does not require a visa?
Nationals of the following countries do not require a visa when entering as a tourist:

Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Korea, Paraguay, Romania, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Uruguay, USA, Vatican City, Venezuela.

Cyprus, Latvia, Malta and Slovenia for stays of up to 30 days. The length of stay which nationals of the exempted countries are allowed is subject to frequent change.

Required documents for visa application
Tourist Visa:
  • Application form
  • 1 Passport-size photo
  • Valid passport with 1 full blank page
  • Return ticket
  • Visa fee payment
1) Confirmation of accommodation in Hungary, or letter of invitation from friends or relatives living in Hungary. 2) Recent bank statement or payslip.
Validity of Visa
  • Tourist Visa: 90 days.
Costs of Visa
  • Student Visa: 60 EUR
Long-term visas cost € 47. Multiple-entry visas are only valid for those possessing a long-term visa.
Time required to issue visa
  • Tourist Visa: 2 days
7 days for postal applications and if applicant is applying with a travel document and not a passport.
Embassy contact information
  • Embassy of Hungary in England UK: 
  • Embassy of Hungary in USA: 
  • Embassy of Hungary in Australia: 
  • Embassy of Hungary in Canada: 

All information on this page has been carefully investigated. However visa requirements change frequently and the information is provided without any guarantee.
Before departure it is recommended to check the website of the embassy. For further questions regarding visa requirements contact directly the embassy of Hungary in your country.
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