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Visa-free travel program

Visa-free travel program

As of 12 February 2017 foreign citizens are allowed to stay in Belarus for up to five days without visas, provided they cross the border at the Minsk National Airport. The Belarus president signed decree No. 462 on 26 December 2017 to extend the visa-free travel time for foreign citizens up to ten days in several areas in Brest Oblast and Grodno Oblast as from 1 January.

Igor Shunevich. An archive photo
Technical work on Belarus-Russia visa recognition agreement completed
19 April, 12:20
The document has been approved at the domestic level, the minister said. “There are no special obstacles to this agreement. This is a regular issue. I think the decision will be taken,” Igor Shunevish added. The minister, however, did not specify the agreement will be signed.
An archive photo
Growing interest of foreign tourists in Belarus noted
4 April, 15:28
The launch of a five-day visa-free program for the tourists arriving in Belarus via the Minsk National Airport has paid off, Sergei Kovalchuk believes.
An archive photo
Hope for extension of visa-free travel period via Minsk airport up to ten days by year end
2 April, 14:09
According to the source, the ten-day visa-free travel option is already available for two tourist destinations. Work is in progress to expand the visa-free travel period for the Minsk National Airport.
Minsk Pass cards in five formats as from 2 April
30 March, 19:17
The company will offer a total of 16 types of cards in VIP, premium, de luxe, business, and economy varieties. The Minsk Pass cards will be valid for different periods of time — from 24 hours to 12 months. Some types will offer digital passes for urban transportation while some will not. A Minsk Pass card costs from Br5.5 to Br69.
Grodno. An archive photo
Plans to extend visa-free travel period in Belarus up to ten days this year
22 March, 13:01
When asked when travelers, who enter the country via the Minsk National Airport, will be able to stay in Belarus for ten days without visas, the official said: “I cannot give you a specific date but the matter can be resolved by the end of the year."
Minsk Pass cards to be available in five formats starting April
22 March, 12:49
“We hope it will allow travelers and people, who are interested in the history of our country, to get a unique opportunity of planning their travels in the city and the surrounding area at an optimal cost,” said the source.
An archive photo
Visa-free travelers from 24 countries flock to Belarusian Brest
1 March, 19:27
About 1,000 foreigners grabbed the opportunity to visit Brest and the surrounding area for ten days without visas in January-February 2018. Most of the tourists came from Poland, Germany, and Lithuania. The oblast administration is busy compiling an action plan to attract a larger number of foreign tourists.
Minsk. An archive photo
More information kiosks for tourists in Minsk in H1
12 February, 12:44
One information kiosk will be deployed in the Minsk National Airport (it is to open in the first quarter), the other at 11 Bogdanovicha Street where guests will be able to purchase Minsk Guest Cards.
An Italian tourist at Minsk National Airport. An archive photo
Around 83,000 tourist arrivals in Belarus under visa-free program
9 February, 17:07
Some 83,000 foreign nationals have taken advantage of the visa-free entry to Belarus. Needless to say, this is not enough, Anatoly Kalinin said and stressed the need to step up the promotional efforts.
Russia's State Duma
Russia's State Duma ratifies Belarusian-Russian protocol on uniform migration card
9 February, 12:40
When presenting the document the Russian MPs, State Secretary - Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation Igor Zubov said that the protocol expands the categories of foreign nationals exempted from filling out the migration card.
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