Quito, Ecuador » City Info » Visa Requirements

If you want to visit Quito, Ecuador, you will not have to apply for a visa, provided you are not a national of the country listed below. Since Ecuador's visa policies are lenient, citizens from many countries can enter Ecuador without a visa and can stay up to 90 days.

Afghanistan AngolaBangladesh
PakistanNepalDemocratic Republic of Congo
SenegalSyriaDemocratic People's Republic of Korea
Sri LankaSomaliaVenezuela
MaliIvory CoastRepublic of Congo

* Additionally, citizens of Haiti must make a tourist registration before entering Ecuador.

How to Enter Ecuador Without a Visa?

If you belong to the country to which visa is exempted by the Ecuadorian government, you have to present the following documents at the port of entry:

Specific Requirements:

  • Passport valid for at least another six months
  • A ticket of a round-trip or onward trip
  • Travel health insurance covering the duration of your stay

After submitting the above-mentioned documents, your passport will get stamped, and you will allow to stay in Ecuador for up to 90 days. You will receive a tourist stamp in your passport, which allows you to stay in Ecuador for up to 90 days.

Please Note: The immigration officer will have full rights to allow or reject your entry to Ecuador.

What Are the Ecuador Visa Requirements?

For entering Ecuador on a valid visa, it is necessary that your passport is valid for at least 6 months and you are travelling with a return ticket.

Documents needed are:

  • Completed visa application form
  • Valid passport for more than 6 months
  • Return ticket (for air, land or sea travel)
  • Proof of economic sustenance during your stay
  • Passport size photos
  • Certificate of criminal records from police authorities
  • Proof of health insurance

Validity: maximum 90 days.

Please note: The information contained on this website is for general information purposes only. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. Please contact your nearest embassy for accurate, up-to-date information.