Visa Information for Ireland

Please be sure to check whether or not you require an entry visa to visit Ireland. Any visas will need to be applied for at least eight weeks before travel.

You DO NOT need an entry visa if you are a passport holder from the EEA, the 27 countries belonging to the European Union, together with Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein, or from any of the following countries:

Andorra Guatemala Poland
Antigua & Barbuda Guyana Portugal
Argentina Honduras Romania
Australia Hong Kong (Special Admin. Region)
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Saint Kitts & Nevis
Austria Hungary Saint Lucia
Bahamas Iceland Saint Vincent & the Grenadines
Barbados Israel Samoa
Belgium Italy San Marino
Belize Japan Seychelles
Bolivia Kiribati Singapore
Botswana Latvia Slovak Republic
Brazil Lesotho Slovenia
Brunei Liechtenstein Solomon Islands
Bulgaria Lithuania South Africa
Canada Luxembourg South Korea
Chile Macau (Special Admin. Region) Spain
Costa Rica Malawi Swaziland
Croatia Malaysia Sweden
Cyprus Maldives Switzerland
Czech Republic Malta Taiwan
Denmark Mexico Tonga
Dominica Monaco Trinidad & Tobago
El Salvador Nauru Tuvalu
Estonia Netherlands United Kingdom & Colonies
Fiji New Zealand United States of America
Finland Nicaragua Uruguay
France Norway Vanuatu
Germany Panama Vatican City
Greece Paraguay Venezuela

If your country is not listed above, please be sure to apply for your visa no later than EIGHT WEEKS before travel. You can apply for your visa online.

Please visit this page for more information on obtaining a visa to visit Ireland.