Visa-free travel for citizens of South Korea

If you have a passport from South Korea, you can visit these countries without getting a visa before your trip: Visa-free entry (or visa-on-arrival) valid for 6 months Canada United Kingdom Visa-free entry (or... Read more »

Visa-free travel for citizens of Taiwan

If you have a passport from Taiwan, you can visit these countries without getting a visa before your trip: Visa-free entry (or visa-on-arrival) valid for 6 months Canada United Kingdom Visa-free entry (or visa-on-arrival)... Read more »

Visa-free travel for citizens of the USA

If you have a passport from the USA, you can visit these countries without getting a visa before your trip: Visa-free entry (or visa-on-arrival) valid for 8 months Bahamas Visa-free entry (or visa-on-arrival) valid... Read more »

Region-specific visa restrictions

Tibet Autonomous Region Tibet Travel Permit for foreigners Non-Chinese passport holders entering Tibet must obtain a Tibet Travel Permit (TTP) prior to departure, issued by the Tibet Tourism Bureau.[131] Although any travel between... Read more »

Visa facilitation agreements

China has concluded reciprocal visa facilitation agreements on a reciprocal basis with the following countries, and nationals covered by the agreements can have their application fees waived or reduced, or be issued... Read more »

Visa or Taiwan Compatriot Permit on arrival

Visa-on-arrival for emergency purposes Visitors who would normally require a visa are able to obtain a visa on arrival at the following airports if they satisfy the following requirements: have genuine emergencies... Read more »

Region-specific visa regulations

The Chinese government has implemented visa waiver schemes or special visa regulations for foreign nationals traveling to particular areas of Mainland China or foreign nationals residing in certain regions bordering Mainland China. Cruise ship... Read more »

Visa-free transit

There are two types of transit-without-visa (TWOV) programs in Mainland China: the 24-hour TWOV, available to passengers of most nationalities at most ports of entry; and the 72/144-hour TWOV, available to certain... Read more »

Other visa-free arrangements

Tour group Citizens of the following countries may visit China without a visa for up to 30 days if traveling as part of a tour group that is accompanied by a representative... Read more »

Nationals of Republic of China (Taiwan)

The Chinese government also does not recognize the sovereignty of Taiwan (officially known as the Republic of China or ROC), and considers all territories of Taiwan as part of its own. Hence, traveling between Taiwan... Read more »