General Information and Eligibility for Panama Visas

Panama Visa General Information and Eligibility

Panama Visa General Information and Eligibility

  • Go to my Panama visa page for information on the different types of visas for Panama.
  • Visa required for U.S. citizens before you go to Panama:  No
    • U.S. tourists arriving by air or road are permitted to stay in Panama for 180 days, without obtaining a visa.
    • To obtain a multiple entry visa for Panama, you are going to need to apply for one through the Panamanian Embassy or a Panamanian Consulate before traveling.
    • U.S. citizens transiting the Panama Canal as passengers, regardless of their intention to disembark from the ship or not, do not need to obtain visas or pay any fees.
    • U.S. citizens arriving in Panama via private vessel or plane may obtain a pre-stamped visa from a Panamanian Embassy or Consulate.
  • Where to find the Panama Embassy or Consulate closest to your place of residence: 

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