Kuwait passport visa free countries

Visa requirements for Kuwaiti citizens are administrative entry restrictions by the authorities of other states placed on citizens of Kuwait. Kuwaiti citizens had visa-free or visa on arrival access to almost 100 countries and territories, making the Kuwaiti passport ranking quite high in terms of travel freedom. 

Kuwaiti citizens do not need a visa to enter, or to work in, other member states of the GCC, Gulf Cooperation Council, those are  Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Qatar, and Bahrain.

Kuwait passport visa free countries

These are the visa-free countries or territories for Kuwait passport:

Albania, Bahamas, Bahrain, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Cayman Islands, Cook Islands, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eswatini, Georgia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mauritius, Micronesia, Montenegro, Morocco, Nicaragua, Niue, Oman, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Sudan, Syria, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and Vanuatu.

Visa on arrival countries for Kuwait passport

These are the visa on arrival countries for citizens of Kuwait, that means that you don’t need a visa before travelling there:

Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bolivia, Brunei, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Comoros, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guinea-Bissau, Iran, Kenya, Laos, Macao, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mongolia, Mozambique, Nepal, Palau, Rwanda, Samoa, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tuvalu, Uganda, Yemen, and Zimbabwe.

Visa online countries for Kuwait

These are the evisa or eTA countries for citizens of Kuwait, in these countries Kuwaitis can get a evisa or an eta online before travelling:

eTA, electronic travel authorization

New Zeland, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka

evisa, visa online

Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Benin, Colombia, Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Djibouti, Lesotho, Moldova, Montserrat, Myanmar, Norfolk Island, Russia, South Sudan, St. Helena, Suriname, Taiwan, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, and Zambia

Visa required for Kuwait passport

Kuwait passport holders need to get a visa before travelling to these countries:

Afghanistan, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Argentina, Aruba, Austria, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Congo, Congo (Dem. Rep.), Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Fiji, Finland, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, French West Indies, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guinea, Guyana, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kiribati, Latvia, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mali, Malta, Mayotte, Mexico, Monaco, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Caledonia, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, North Macedonia, Northern Mariana Islands, Norway, Palestinian Territories, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Reunion, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, St. Maarten, St. Pierre and Miquelon, Sweden, Switzerland, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, United States of America, Uruguay, US Virgin Islands, Vatican City, Venezuela, and Wallis and Futuna.


Sources: Henley Passport IndexVisa Index Kuwait

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