Visas to Moldova

Foreign citizens who don’t need visa for entry on the territory of the Republic of Moldova

I. The citizens of the following states, the holders of all the types of passports, do not need visas for the entry on the territory of the Republic of Moldova for a period of stay until 90 days, during six months from the moment of the first entry:

  1. Republic of Austria
  2. Kingdom of Belgium
  3. Republic of Bulgaria
  4. Republic of Cyprus
  5. Kingdom of Denmark
  6. Republic of Estonia
  7. Republic of Finland
  8. Republic of France
  9. Federal Republic of Germany
  10. Hellenic Republic
  11. Ireland
  12. Republic of Italy
  13. Republic Latvia
  14. Republic Lithuania
  15. Luxembourg
  16. Republic of Malta
  17. Republic of Poland
  18. Portuguese Republic
  19. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  20. Czech Republic
  21. Romania
  22. Slovak Republic
  23. Republic of Slovenia
  24. Kingdom of Sweden
  25. Kingdom of Nederland’s
  26. Hungary
  27. Principality of Andorra
  28. Kingdom of Spain
  29. Republic of Croatia
  30. Republic of Azerbaijan
  31. Canada
  1. Swiss Confederation
  2. United States of America
  3. San Marino
  4. Principality of Liechtenstein
  5. Kingdom of Norway
  6. Island
  7. Principality of Monaco
  8. Japan
  9. Holly See
  10. State of Israel
  11. Republic of Armenia
  12. Republic of Belarus
  13. Republic of Kazakhstan
  14. Republic of Kyrgyzstan
  15. Georgia
  16. Ukraine
  17. Russian Federation
  18. Republic of Tajikistan
  19. Republic of Uzbekistan
  20. Commonwealth of Australia
  21. Commonwealth of the Bahamas
  22. Barbados
  23. Republic of Chile
  24. Republic of Korea
  25. Republic of Ecuador
  26. Malaysia
  27. New Zealand
  28. Most Serene Republic of San Marino
  29. Republic of Seychelles
  30. Republic of Singapore

II. The holders of the diplomatic and service passports, who are citizens of the following states do not need visas for the entry on the territory of the Republic of Moldova for the period up to 90 days during 6 months.

  1. Albania
  2. Montenegro
  3. Bosnia and Herzegovina
  4. Peru
  5. Brazil
  6. Serbia
  7. South Koreea
  8. Republic of Turkey
  9. Macedonia
  10. Vietnam
  11. Qatar

III. List of foreigners who are obliged to possess a visa for Republic of Moldova


  1. Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
  2. Republic of Albania*
  3. People's Democratic Republic of Algeria
  4. Republic of Angola
  5. Antigua and Barbuda
  6. Argentine Republic
  7. Kingdom of Bahrain
  8. People's Republic of Bangladesh
  9. Belize
  10. Republic of Benin
  11. ingdom of Bhutan
  12. Plurinational State of Bolivia
  13. Bosnia and Herzegovina*
  14. Republic of Botswana
  15. Federative Republic of Brazil*
  16. Nation of Brunei, Abode of Peace
  17. Burkina Faso
  18. Burma/Myanmar
  19. Republic of Burundi
  20. Kingdom of Cambodia
  21. Republic of Cameroon
  22. Republic of Cape Verde
  23. Central African Republic
  24. Republic of Chad
  25. People's Republic of China*
  26. Republic of Colombia
  27. Union of the Comoros
  28. The Democratic Republic of the Congo
  29. Republic of the Congo
  30. Republic of Côte d'Ivoire
  31. Republic of Costa Rica
  32. Republic of Cuba
  33. Republic of Djibouti
  34. Commonwealth of Dominica
  35. The Dominican Republic
  36. Arab Republic of Egypt
  37. Republic of El Salvador
  38. State of Eritrea
  39. Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
  40. Republic of Fiji
  41. The Gabonese Republic
  42. Republic of the Gambia
  43. Republic of Ghana
  44. Grenada
  45. Republic of Guatemala
  46. Republic of Guinea
  47. Republic of Guinea-Bissau
  48. Co-operative Republic of Guyana
  49. Republic of Haiti
  50. Republic of Honduras
  51. Republic of India
  52. Republic of Indonesia
  53. Islamic Republic of Iran
  54. Republic of Iraq
  55. Jamaica
  56. Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
  57. Republic of Kiribati
  58. Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  59. State of Kuwait
  60. Lao People's Democratic Republic
  61. Lebanese Republic
  62. Kingdom of Lesotho
  63. Republic of Liberia
  64. State of Libya
  65. Republic of Macedonia*
  1. Republic of Madagascar
  2. Republic of Malawi
  3. Republic of Maldives
  4. Republic of Mali
  5. Republic of the Marshall Islands
  6. Islamic Republic of Mauritania
  7. Republic of Mauritius
  8. United Mexican States
  9. Federated States of Micronesia
  10. Mongolia
  11. Montenegro*
  12. Kingdom of Morocco
  13. Republic of Mozambique
  14. Republic of Namibia
  15. Republic of Nauru
  16. Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal
  17. Republic of Nicaragua
  18. Republic of Niger
  19. Federal Republic of Nigeria
  20. Sultanate of Oman
  21. Islamic Republic of Pakistan
  22. Republic of Palau
  23. Republic of Panama
  24. Independent State of Papua New Guinea
  25. Republic of Paraguay
  26. Republic of Peru *
  27. Republic of the Philippines
  28. State of Qatar
  29. Republic of Rwanda
  30. Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis
  31. Saint Lucia
  32. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  33. Independent State of Samoa
  34. Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe
  35. Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  36. Republic of Senegal
  37. Republic of Serbia*
  38. Republic of Sierra Leone
  39. Solomon Islands
  40. Federal Republic of Somalia
  41. Republic of South Africa
  42. The Republic of South Sudan
  43. Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
  44. Republic of the Sudan
  45. Republic of Suriname
  46. Kingdom of Swaziland
  47. Syrian Arab Republic
  48. United Republic of Tanzania
  49. Kingdom of Thailand
  50. Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste
  51. Togolese Republic
  52. Kingdom of Tonga
  53. Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
  54. Republic of Tunisia
  55. Turkmenistan*
  56. Tuvalu
  57. Republic of Uganda
  58. Oriental Republic of Uruguay
  59. Republic of Vanuatu
  60. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
  61. Socialist Republic of Vietnam*
  62. Republic of Yemen
  63. Republic of Zambia
  64. Republic of Zimbabwe


State of Palestine

* With the exception of diplomatic, service and special passport holders, depending on the case, who, at the moment of the adoption of the present Law, were traveling to the Republic of Moldova without a visa on the basis of international treaties to which Moldova is a part of.

IV. The holders of the diplomatic and service passports, who are citizens of the following states do not need visas for the entry on the territory of the Republic of Moldova for the period up to 30 days:

  1. Popular Republic of China
  2. Islamic Republic of Iran
  3. Turkmenistan

V. The holders of the UN Laissez-Passer passports issued by the UN and its specialized agencies do not need visas for the entry on and exit from the territory of the Republic of Moldova.

VI. The staff of the diplomatic and consular missions accredited to the Republic of Moldova and the family members thereof, the staff of the permanent missions and the representative offices of the international organizations situated in the Republic of Moldova and the family members thereof, foreign mass-media representatives accredited to the Republic of Moldova and that hold the accreditation cards issued by the MFA, are entitled to enter and leave the territory of the Republic of Moldova without holding a visa during the whole validity period of the accreditation card.

VII. The following categories of citizens of Turkmenistan do not need a visa for entry on the territory of the Republic of Moldova:

  • members of the aircraft crew of the civil aviation, holders of national valid passports, having the required inscription into the general statement (air mission);
  • members of the crew of the river and maritime ships, holders of valid sailor passports and having the required inscription into the logbook or an extract of it;
  • railway members, members of train, refrigerator and locomotive crews in international trains, holders of national valid passports, having the nominal lists, roadmaps, approved for each route;
  • special couriers, which facilitate the intergovernmental communication, holders of the national valid passports and having the required documents, issued by the competent authorities of the Parts.

The foreign citizens who are not indicated above can enter the territory of the Republic of Moldova on the basis of a valid visa.