St Lucia citizenship provides freedom of travel to its holder, allowing free entry to 147 countries. These include all the Schengen states, the UK, Singapore, and South Korea.
List of visa-free countries with a Saint Lucia passport
St Lucia citizens can travel visa-free to 114 countries around the world. Aside from that, they can obtain visas upon arrival or online in 32 other countries.
The list of visa-free destinations can change over time — new requirements for entry into a country may arise due to the political situation, wars, epidemics, and any other major changes. Immigrant Invest recommends checking the requirements for each country on its consulate’s website before travelling.
|4||Bosnia and Herzegovina||Visa-free|
|44||Armenia||Visa on arrival|
|45||Bangladesh||Visa on arrival|
|46||Cambodia||Visa on arrival|
|47||Hong Kong (SAR China)||Visa-free|
|49||Iran||Visa on arrival|
|51||Jordan||Visa on arrival|
|52||Laos||Visa on arrival|
|53||Macao (SAR China)||Visa on arrival|
|55||Maldives||Visa on arrival|
|56||Nepal||Visa on arrival|
|64||Timor-Leste||Visa on arrival|
|69||Bolivia||Visa on arrival|
|85||Antigua and Barbuda||Visa-free|
|89||Bonaire; St Eustatius and Saba||Visa-free|
|90||British Virgin Islands||Visa-free|
|96||French West Indies||Visa-free|
|101||St Kitts and Nevis||Visa-free|
|103||St Vincent and the Grenadines||Visa-free|
|104||Trinidad and Tobago||Visa-free|
|105||Turks and Caicos Island||Visa-free|
|107||Burundi||Visa on arrival|
|108||Cape Verde Islands||Visa on arrival|
|109||Comores Islands||Visa on arrival|
|110||Egypt||Visa on arrival|
|113||Guinea-Bissau||Visa on arrival|
|116||Madagascar||Visa on arrival|
|118||Mauritania||Visa on arrival|
|121||Mozambique||Visa on arrival|
|123||Rwanda||Visa on arrival|
|125||Seychelles||Visa on arrival|
|126||Sierra Leone||Visa on arrival|
|127||Somalia||Visa on arrival|
|128||St Helena||Visa on arrival|
|130||Togo||Visa on arrival|
|132||Uganda||Visa on arrival|
|142||Palau Islands||Visa on arrival|
|143||Samoa||Visa on arrival|
|144||Solomon Islands||Visa on arrival|
|145||Tonga||Visa on arrival|
Popular travel destinations with a St Lucia passport
The Schengen Area. Many investors obtain second citizenship in Saint Lucia for visa-free travels to the Schengen Area.
For short stays of up to 90 days every half a year, St Lucia citizens don’t need visas to enter the Schengen countries. The limit applies to the whole area rather than individual countries, meaning one cannot spend 90 days in the Netherlands and then go to Belgium. Travellers must fit all their desired destinations within the Schengen Area within the 90-day limit.
The UK. St Lucia passport holders can also travel visa-free to the UK for up to 180 days without limitations. Visa-free entry is allowed only for tourism. For employment, studies or marriage, a special visa is required.
Hong Kong. St Lucia citizens can travel to Hong Kong without visas for up to 90 days.
In Singapore, St Lucia passport holders can stay visa-free for up to 30 days.
The USA. St Lucia citizens cannot visit the USA without a visa. However, they can 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. They can visit their family and friends, attend business meetings or speak at conferences. However, this type of visa does not allow studying or working permanently in the country.
To obtain a second citizenship in St Lucia and take advantage of the freedom of travel it provides, one needs to invest at least $100,000. Investment options include purchasing real estate, a non-refundable contribution to a government fund, investment in a business, or buying government bonds.
Frequently asked questions
A St Lucia passport allows its holder to travel to 147 countries, which makes it the 28th most powerful passport in the world.
A St Lucia passport will allow you to travel to 147 countries. This includes some of the most popular destinations worldwide, such as all the Schengen states, the UK, Singapore, and Hong Kong.
No, St Lucia is not included in the Schengen Area. However, St Lucian citizens can travel to the Schengen countries visa-free for up to 90 days every 6 months.
Yes, St Lucia citizens are required to obtain a visa to enter Canada. They can get a 6-month visitor visa for CAN $100.