Travelling to Serbia and visit friends in Serbia for foreigners is safe.
Countries from South Eastern Europe, according UN reports, in terms of personal safety, are the safest in the world.
Passports & Visas
Travelling to Serbia and visit friends in Serbia for foreigners is safe. Countries from South Eastern Europe, according UN reports, in terms of personal safety, are the safest in the world. Serbia has a loweGlobe Passports and Visasr level of aggressive incidents than great cities in the world.
Depending on your nationality, the length and the purpose of your stay in Serbia, it is possible that you need before you go on a journey to provide an entry visa to Serbia. In this case, you need to apply for a visa on the Serbian Consulate in your country. Detailed information and contacts are on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. In any case, the required travel document must be valid.
Teenagers who travel to Serbia alone must have a written permission to travel certified by one parent. To stay in Serbia they is no special conditions of health care and vaccinations.
General conditions for issuing visas to citizens of countries subject to visa:
- valid passport,
- letter of invitation for a private visit / certified by a competent Serbian authority / or an invitation from the company for a business visit or a travel agency confirmation for a paid travel/ vouchers or other proof of payment /a foreign citizen may be required to demonstrate:
- Return ticket,
- Proof of sufficient funds in hard currency,
- Confirmation of the health fund will cover possible costs treatment in Serbia
To enter in Serbia visa is not required to residents of the following countries:
For all types of passports to 90 days: Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Chile, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Croatia, the Netherlands, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Israel, Japan, Canada, Cyprus, Cuba, Costa Rica, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Monaco, Germany, Norway, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Romania, San Marino, Seychelles, Singapore, United States, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Vatican City, United Kingdom.
For diplomatic and official passports and ordinary passports with indication “on business …”: DPR Korea, China, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Russian Federation, Turkmenistan.
Only for diplomatic and official passports: Ecuador, Guinea, Pakistan, Peru, Turkey
Only for diplomatic passports: Egypt
Only for ordinary passports: Mexico
Group and transit visas
Citizens of countries that require a visa to travel to Serbia, group visas for group travel can be obtained through local travel agencies. For issuing transit visas to citizens of these countries is required to obtain a visa for the country where they will enter after the transit through Serbia.
Foreigners are obliged to register their arrival in Serbia.
Organizations and individuals who provide services to foreigners for a fee, as well as those which foreigners come to visit, shall register their party to the competent authority (the Department of the Interior in the place of residence of the foreigner) within 12 hours of providing services, accommodation or foreigners coming to visit. A foreigner who does not use the services of accommodation in the mentioned cases above, shall contact the competent authority to declare his stay and the changing of address the day following his arrival in Serbia, or within 24 hours after having a change of residence or a change of address.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia,