South Korea passport visa-free countries

Visa-free travel and visas on arrival are available to South Korean passport holders in countries such as Brazil, the European Union, the United Kingdom, the United Arab Emirates, and the United States. South Korean passport holders, on the other hand, need a visa to visit roughly thirty countries across the world. Ghana, Cuba, and China are among the nations that need a visa.

South Korea passport visa-free countries

South Korea passport holders can travel visa-free to these countries, that means that you don’t need a visa before traveling there:

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Bermuda
  • Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • The British Virgin Islands
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Curacao
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Estonia
  • Eswatini
  • Falkland Islands
  • Faroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • French Polynesia
  • French West Indies
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guam
  • Guatemala
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Indonesia
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kiribati
  • Kosovo
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Laos
  • Latvia
  • Lesotho
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Myanmar
  • Netherlands
  • New Caledonia
  • Nicaragua
  • Niue
  • North Macedonia
  • Northern Mariana Islands
  • Norway
  • Palestinian Territories
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Qatar
  • Reunion
  • Romania
  • Russia
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Singapore
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • South Africa
  • Spain
  • St. Helena
  • St. Maarten
  • St. Pierre and Miquelon
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Suriname
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • Thailand
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Vatican City
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Wallis and Futuna

Visa on arrival for Ukraine passport

Citizens of Ukraine can get a visa on arrival when they travel to these countries, that means that you don’t need a visa before travelling there:

  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Bolivia
  • Cambodia
  • Cape Verde
  • Comoros
  • Egypt
  • Ethiopia
  • Gabon
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • India
  • Iran
  • Iraq
  • Jordan
  • Kenya
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Maldives
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mozambique
  • Namibia
  • Nepal
  • Oman
  • Palau
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Rwanda
  • Samoa
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tonga
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Visa online for South Koreas passport

These are countries that require a evisa or an eTA, electronic travel authorization, for citizens of Ukraine, in these countries you need to get a evisa or an eta online before travelling:

eTA, electronic travel authorization

  • American Samoa
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • New Zealand
  • Norfolk Island
  • Pakistan
  • Puerto Rico
  • Sri Lanka
  • United States of America
  • US Virgin Isla

evisa, online visa

  • Angola
  • Benin
  • Djibouti
  • South Sudan

Visa Required for South Koreas passport

  • Afghanistan
  • Algeria
  • Bhutan
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon
  • The central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Congo
  • Congo (Dem. Rep.)
  • Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  • Cuba
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • The Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Mali
  • Nauru
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • North Korea
  • Sudan
  • Syria
  • Turkmenistan
  • Yemen

sources: Visa Index South Korea

The above cover image was taken somewhere in Gamcheon-dong, Saha-gu, Busan, South Korea. Photo by Christian Tagalog on Unsplash