Bangladesh passport visa-free countries, which countries are visa-free for a Bangladesh passport?

Bangladeshi passport give access to some locations, those include Indonesia, Dominica, Madagascar, and Seychelles. Bangladesh passport holders must get a visa before traveling to the United States and the European Union.

Bangladesh passport visa-free countries

Holders of a Bangladesh passport have visa-free travel to some countries. If you have a Bangladeshi passport, you can visit these countries without first obtaining a visa:

  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Bhutan
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Cook Islands
  • Dominica
  • Fiji
  • Gambia
  • Grenada
  • Haiti
  • Indonesia
  • Jamaica
  • Micronesia
  • Montserrat
  • Niue
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Vanuatu

Visa on arrival for Bangladesh passport

You can travel with a Bangladesh passport, and get a visa on arrival, to the following countries or territories. Citizens of Bangladesh can get a visa on arrival when they travel to these countries, that means that you don’t need a visa before travelling there:

  • Bolivia
  • Cape Verde
  • Comoros
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Kenya
  • Madagascar
  • Maldives
  • Mauritania
  • Nepal
  • Rwanda
  • Samoa
  • Senegal
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Somalia
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda

Visa online for Bangladesh passport

These are countries that require a e-visa or an eTA, electronic travel authorization, for citizens of Bangladesh. In these countries, and territories, Bangladeshi nationals need to get a e-visa or an eTA online before travelling:

eTA, electronic travel authorization

  • Sri Lanka

e-visa, visa online

  • Albania
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Australia
  • Bahrain
  • Benin
  • Colombia
  • Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  • Djibouti
  • Ethiopia
  • Gabon
  • Georgia
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Malaysia
  • Moldova
  • Myanmar
  • Norfolk Island
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Qatar
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Singapore
  • South Sudan
  • St. Helena
  • Suriname
  • Tajikistan
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Uzbekistan
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Visa required for Bangladesh passport

Citizens of Bangladesh need to get a visa before travelling to these countries and territories:

Afghanistan, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Bermuda, Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Congo, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Eswatini, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, French West Indies, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Guam, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macao, Malawi, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, North Macedonia, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Palau, Palestinian Territories, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Reunion, Romania, Russia, Saint Lucia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, St. Maarten, St. Pierre and Miquelon, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States of America, Uruguay, US Virgin Islands, Vatican City, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, and Yemen.


Sources: Visa Index Bangladesh passport

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