General Information and Eligibility for Iceland Visas

Iceland Visa General Information and Eligibility

Iceland Visa General Information and Eligibility

  • Go to my Iceland visa page for information on the different types of visas for Iceland.
  • Visa required for U.S. citizens before you go to Iceland:  No
    • As stated at the U.S. State Department website, Iceland is a party to the Schengen Agreement. This means that U.S. citizens may enter Iceland for up to 90 days for tourist or business purposes without a visa. Your passport should be valid for at least three months beyond the period of stay. You also need to show that you have sufficient funds and a return airline ticket.
    • US citizens wanting to stay longer or reside in Iceland must apply for a residence permit at the Icelandic Directorate of Immigration.
  • Visa required for non-U.S. citizens before you go to Iceland:
    • If you are on this list, you need to get a visa in order to enter Iceland.
    • If you are on this list, you do not need a visa to enter Iceland.
  • Where to find the Iceland Embassy or Consulate closest to your place of residence: 

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