Antigua and Barbuda passport holders can travel visa-free to 151 countries. These include popular destinations like the UK and all the Schengen states. Thus, second citizenship provides freedom of movement: one doesn't have to collect documents and wait for visa approval before a trip.
List of visa-free countries for Antigua and Barbuda passport holders
Antigua and Barbuda passport holders can freely enter countries in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North and South America. This list includes:
- 116 countries to which entry is completely visa-free — an Antiguan passport holder is required to present only their travel document to cross the border of the country;
- 31 states that require a visa on arrival — this type of permission to enter the country is obtained at the airport upon arrival and usually requires the visitor to present their documents, reservations at a hotel and proof of funds for the trip;
- 1 state that requires an eTA — an electronic visa you get online, which usually takes around 30 minutes.
|6||Bosnia and Herzegovina||Visa-free|
|51||Armenia||Visa on arrival|
|52||Bangladesh||Visa on arrival|
|53||Cambodia||Visa on arrival|
|54||Hong Kong (SAR China)||Visa-free|
|56||Iran||Visa on arrival|
|57||Jordan||Visa on arrival|
|58||Laos||Visa on arrival|
|59||Lebanon||Visa on arrival|
|60||Macao (SAR China)||Visa on arrival|
|62||Maldives||Visa on arrival|
|63||Nepal||Visa on arrival|
|69||Timor-Leste||Visa on arrival|
|73||Bolivia||Visa on arrival|
|93||Bonaire; St. Eustatius and Saba||Visa-free|
|94||British Virgin Islands||Visa-free|
|100||French West Indies||Visa-free|
|105||St. Kitts and Nevis||Visa-free|
|108||St. Vincent and the Grenadines||Visa-free|
|109||Trinidad and Tobago||Visa-free|
|110||Turks and Caicos Island||Visa-free|
|112||Burundi||Visa on arrival|
|113||Cape Verde Islands||Visa on arrival|
|114||Comoros Islands||Visa on arrival|
|115||Egypt||Visa on arrival|
|118||Guinea-Bissau||Visa on arrival|
|120||Madagascar||Visa on arrival|
|122||Mauritania||Visa on arrival|
|125||Mozambique||Visa on arrival|
|127||Rwanda||Visa on arrival|
|128||Senegal||Visa on arrival|
|129||Seychelles||Visa on arrival|
|130||Sierra Leone||Visa on arrival|
|131||Somalia||Visa on arrival|
|133||St. Helena||Visa on arrival|
|135||Togo||Visa on arrival|
|147||Palau Islands||Visa on arrival|
|148||Samoa||Visa on arrival|
|149||Solomon Islands||Visa on arrival|
|150||Tuvalu||Visa on arrival|
Popular travel destinations with an Antigua and Barbuda passport
The Schengen Area. As opposed to citizens of many other countries, such as China or Belarus, Antigua and Barbuda passport holders don’t need visas to enter any state of the Schengen Area. There’s no need to gather a big package of documents, apply to an embassy or renew the visa.
For short stays of up to 90 days every half a year, Antigua and Barbuda citizens don't need visas to the Schengen countries. The limit applies to the whole area rather than individual countries, meaning one cannot spend 90 days in Italy and then go to Spain. Travellers must fit all their desired destinations within the Schengen Area within the 90-day limit.
The UK. Antigua and Barbuda citizens can also travel visa-free to the UK for up to 180 days. This applies only to visits for tourism. For employment, studies or marriage, a special visa is required.
Hong Kong. An Antigua and Barbuda passport allows staying in Hong Kong for up to 90 days.
The USA. Antigua and Barbuda citizenship will not secure a visa-free entry to the USA, but it will allow you to obtain a 10-year visitor visa.
The B-1/B-2 visa allows its holder to travel to the USA for tourism and business purposes. Thus, a citizen of Antigua and Barbuda can visit their family and friends, attend business meetings or speak at conferences. However, this type of visa does not allow studying or working in the country.
Frequently asked questions
The Antigua and Barbuda passport allows visa-free entry to 151 countries, including all the Schengen states and the UK.
Еру Antigua and Barbuda passport enables its holder to enter 151 countries visa-free. This makes it the 25th strongest passport in the world.
To travel to Canada, Antigua and Barbuda citizens are required to obtain a visitor visa. The visa is valid for 6 months, and the fee is CAN$100.
No, Antigua and Barbuda is not a country within the Schengen Area. But citizens of Antigua and Barbuda can travel to the Schengen countries visa-free for short stays up to 90 days every 6 months.
Yes, Antigua and Barbuda passport holders need a visa to enter the USA. They can obtain a 10-year B-1/B-2 type visa. This visa allows travelling, visiting friends and family, attending business meetings, and participating in conferences.