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Greenland Passport & Visa Requirements

Visa Agencies

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Travel Visa Pro, San Francisco, USA. (866) 964-5158 or www.TravelVisaPro.com

Travel Visa Pro in UK: +44 (0) 20 3743 3155 or www.travelvisapro.co.uk.


Entry requirements for Americans

A valid passport is neccessary for travel to Greenland, and no visa is required for nationals of USA for 90 days.

Entry requirements for UK nationals

British passports endorsed 'British Citizen', 'British Subject' (containing a Certificate of Entitlement to the Right of Abode issued by the United Kingdom), and 'British Overseas Territories Citizen' issued by Gibraltar, only need to be valid for period of intended stay in Greece. All other endorsements require at least three months validity beyond the period of intended stay in Greenland.

A visa is not required for passports endorsed 'British Citizen', 'British Subject' (containing a Certificate of Entitlement to the Right of Abode issued by the United Kingdom), and 'British Overseas Territories Citizen' issued by Gibraltar. No visa is required for stays of up to 90 days in a half-year period for holders of passports with any other endorsement.

Entry requirements for Canada

Passports and other documents must be valid for a minimum of three months beyond the intended stay. No visa is required for nationals of Canada for a maximum stay of 90 days.

Entry requirements for Australians

Passports and other documents must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of travel. No visa is required for nationals of Australia for stays up to 90 days.

Entry requirements for South Africans

Passports and other documents must be valid for a minimum of 3 months after the period of intended stay. A schengen visa is required and must be endorsed 'Valid for Greenland'.

Entry requirements for New Zealanders

Passports and other documents must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. No visa is required of nationals of New Zealand for up to 90 days.

Entry requirements for Irish nationals

Passports and other documents must be valid on arrival. No visa is required.

Passport/Visa Note

All visitors to Greenland from countries other than those included in the Nordic Passport Union should contact the Danish immigration service in order to learn the specific requirements for entry. A valid Schengen visa for Denmark does not automatically apply to Greenland.

Note: Passport and visa requirements are liable to change at short notice. Travellers are advised to check their entry requirements with their embassy or consulate.

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