Germany Passport Visa Free Countries 2024

We have compiled visa requirements for countries and territories accessible to Germany passport holders. As of 2024, Germany passport has 194 visa free destinations becoming 1st powerful passport in the world according to Henley passport index.

Visa Free Countries

AfghanistanVisa required
AlbaniaVisa not required90 days
AlgeriaVisa required
AndorraVisa not required90 days
AngolaVisa not required30 days
Antigua and BarbudaVisa not required180 days
ArgentinaVisa not required90 days
ArmeniaVisa not required180 days
AustraliaeVisitor90 days
AustriaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
AzerbaijaneVisa30 days
BahamasVisa not required90 days
BahraineVisa / Visa on arrival14 days
BangladeshVisa on arrival30 days
BarbadosVisa not required90 days
BelarusVisa not required30 days
BelgiumFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
BelizeVisa not required30 days
BenineVisa30 days
BoliviaVisa not required90 days
Bosnia and HerzegovinaVisa not required90 days
BotswanaVisa not required90 days
BrazilVisa not required90 days
BruneiVisa not required90 days
BulgariaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Burkina FasoeVisa / Visa on arrival30 days
BurundiVisa on arrival30 days
CambodiaeVisa / Visa on arrival30 days
CanadaeTA / Visa not required180 days
Cape VerdeEASE30 days
Central African RepublicVisa required
ChadVisa required
ChileVisa not required90 days
ChinaVisa not required15 days
ColombiaVisa not required90 days
ComorosVisa on arrival45 days
Republic of the CongoVisa required
Democratic Republic of the CongoeVisa7 days
Costa RicaVisa not required90 days
Côte d’IvoireeVisa90 days
CroatiaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
CubaTourist card required90 days
CyprusFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Czech RepublicFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
DenmarkFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
DjiboutieVisa90 days
DominicaVisa not required180 days
Dominican RepublicVisa not required30 days
EcuadorVisa not required90 days
EgypteVisa / Visa on arrival30 days
El SalvadorVisa not required90 days
Equatorial GuineaeVisa
EritreaVisa required
EstoniaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
EswatiniVisa not required30 days
EthiopiaeVisa / Visa on arrival90 days
FijiVisa not required120 days
FinlandFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
FranceFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
GaboneVisa90 days
GambiaVisa not required90 days
GeorgiaVisa not required360 days
GhanaVisa required
GreeceFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
GrenadaVisa not required90 days
GuatemalaVisa not required90 days
GuineaeVisa90 days
Guinea-BissauVisa on arrival90 days
GuyanaVisa not required90 days
HaitiVisa not required90 days
HondurasVisa not required90 days
HungaryFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
IcelandFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
IndiaeVisa30 days
Indonesiae-VOA / Visa on arrival30 days
IraneVisa30 days
IraqVisa on arrival60 days
IrelandFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
IsraelVisa not required90 days
ItalyFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
JamaicaVisa not required90 days
JapanVisa not required90 days
eVisa / Visa on arrival
KazakhstanVisa not required30 days
KenyaElectronic Travel Authorisation3 months
KiribatiVisa not required120 days
North KoreaVisa required
South KoreaElectronic Travel Authorization90 days
KuwaiteVisa / Visa on arrival90 days
KyrgyzstanVisa not required60 days
LaoseVisa / Visa on arrival30 days
LatviaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
LebanonFree visa on arrival30 days
LesothoVisa not required14 days
LiberiaVisa required
LibyaVisa required
LiechtensteinFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
LithuaniaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
LuxembourgFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
MadagascarVisa on arrival60 days
MalawieVisa / Visa on arrival30 days
MalaysiaVisa not required90 days
MaldivesFree visa on arrival30 days
MaliVisa required
MaltaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Marshall IslandsVisa not required90 days
MauritaniaVisa on arrival30 days
MauritiusVisa not required90 days
MexicoVisa not required180 days
MicronesiaVisa not required90 days
MoldovaVisa not required90 days
MonacoVisa not required3 months
MongoliaVisa not required30 days
MontenegroVisa not required90 days
MoroccoVisa not required90 days
MozambiqueVisa not required30 days
MyanmareVisa / visa on arrival28 days
NamibiaVisa not required90 days
NauruVisa required
NepalOnline Visa / Visa on arrival90 days
NetherlandsFreedom of movement (European Netherlands)Unlimited stay
New ZealandNZeTA90 days
NicaraguaVisa not required90 days
NigerVisa required
NigeriaeVisa90 days
North MacedoniaVisa not required90 days
NorwayFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
OmanVisa not required / eVisa
14 days / 30 days
PakistanETA / Online Visa
30 days / 3 months
PalauVisa not required90 days
PanamaVisa not required90 days
Papua New GuineaeVisa60 days
ParaguayVisa not required90 days
PeruVisa not required90 days
PhilippinesVisa not required30 days
PolandFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
PortugalFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
QatarVisa not required90 days
RomaniaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
RussiaeVisa16 days
RwandaeVisa / Visa on arrival30 days
Saint Kitts and NevisVisa not required90 days
Saint LuciaVisa not required90 days
Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesVisa not required90 days
SamoaVisa not required90 days
San MarinoVisa not required3 months
São Tomé and PríncipeVisa not required15 days
Saudi ArabiaeVisa / Visa on arrival90 days
SenegalVisa not required90 days
SerbiaVisa not required90 days
SeychellesVisa not required90 days
Sierra LeoneeVisa / Visa on arrival
3 months / 30 days
SingaporeVisa not required90 days
SlovakiaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
SloveniaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Solomon IslandsVisa not required90 days
SomaliaVisa on arrival30 days
South AfricaVisa not required90 days
South SudaneVisa90 days
SpainFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Sri LankaETA / Visa on arrival30 days
SudanVisa required
SurinameVisa not required90 days
SwedenFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
SwitzerlandFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
SyriaVisa required
TajikistanVisa not required30 days
TanzaniaeVisa / Visa on arrival90 days
ThailandVisa not required30 days
Timor-LesteVisa not required90 days
TogoeVisa15 days
TongaVisa not required90 days
Trinidad and TobagoVisa not required90 days
TunisiaVisa not required120 days
TurkeyVisa not required90 days
TurkmenistanVisa required
TuvaluVisa not required90 days
UgandaeVisa3 months
UkraineVisa not required90 days
United Arab EmiratesVisa not required90 days
United KingdomVisa not required180 days
United StatesVisa Waiver Program90 days
UruguayVisa not required90 days
UzbekistanVisa not required30 days
VanuatuVisa not required90 days
Vatican CityVisa not required1 day
VenezuelaVisa not required90 days
VietnamVisa not required45 days
YemenVisa required
ZambiaVisa not required30 days
ZimbabweVisa on arrival30 days

Source: Wikipedia


AbkhaziaVisa required
Mount AthosSpecial permit required4 days
Brest and GrodnoVisa not required10 days
Northern CyprusVisa not required3 months
UN Buffer Zone in Cyprus
Access Permit required
Faroe Islands
Visa not required
GibraltarVisa not required
6 months from January 2021.
GuernseyVisa not required
6 months from January 2021.
Isle of ManVisa not required
6 months from January 2021.
Jan MayenPermit required
JerseyVisa not required
6 months from January 2021.
KosovoVisa not required90 days
Special authorization required
South Ossetia
Russian multiple entry visa required
Visa not required
British Indian Ocean Territory
Special permit required
Canary IslandsFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Eritrea outside Asmara
Travel permit required
MadeiraFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
MayotteFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Ascension IslandeVisa
3 months within any year period.
RéunionFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Saint Helena
Visitor’s Pass required
Tristan da Cunha
Permission required
Sahrawi Arab Democratic RepublicVisa not required90 days
SomalilandVisa on arrival
30 days for 30 US dollars, payable on arrival.
Travel permit required
Travel permit required
HainanVisa not required
30 days under certain conditions
Hong KongVisa not required90 days
PAP/RAP required
Iraqi KurdistaneVisa30 days
Special permission required
Kish Island
Visa not required
MacaoVisa not required90 days
Sabah and Sarawak
Visa not required
Permission required
North Korea outside Pyongyang
Special permit required
PalestinePermit required
TaiwanVisa not required90 days
Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Province
OVIR permit required
Tibet Autonomous RegionTTP required
Special permit required
Korean Demilitarized ZoneRestricted zone
UNDOF Zone and GhajarRestricted zone
Phú QuốcVisa not required30 days
Special permission required
Caribbean and North Atlantic
AçoresFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
AnguillaVisa not required3 months
ArubaVisa not required
30 days, extendable to 180 days
BermudaVisa not required
Up to 6 months, decided on arrival.
Bonaire, St. Eustatius and SabaVisa not required3 months
British Virgin IslandsVisa not required
30 days, extensions possible
Cayman IslandsVisa not required6 months
San Andrés and Leticia
Tourist Card on arrival
CuracaoVisa not required3 months
Visa not required
GuadeloupeFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
MartiniqueFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
MontserratVisa not required6 months
Puerto RicoESTA
90 days (same as US)
Saint Barthélemy
Visa not required
Saint MartinFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
Visa not required
Sint MaartenVisa not required3 months
Turks and Caicos IslandsVisa not required90 days
U.S. Virgin IslandsESTA
90 days (same as US)
American SamoaElectronic authorization30 days
Ashmore and Cartier Islands
Special authorisation required
Clipperton Island
Special permit required
Cook IslandsVisa not required31 days
Lau Province
Special permission required
90 days (same as US)
New Caledonia
Visa not required
NiueVisa on arrival30 days
Northern Mariana IslandsESTA
Pitcairn IslandsVisa not required14 days
French Polynesia
Visa not required
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Special permits required
Wallis and Futuna
Visa not required
South America
French GuianaFreedom of movementUnlimited stay
Online pre-registration required
South Atlantic and Antarctica
Falkland IslandsVisa not required
A visitor permit is normally issued as a stamp in the passport on arrival, The maximum validity period is 1 month.
South Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsPermit required
British Antarctic Territory
Special permit required
French Southern and Antarctic Lands
Special permits required
Argentine Antarctica
Special permit required
Australian Antarctic Territory
Special permit required
Ross Dependency
Special permit required
Heard Island and McDonald Islands
Special permit required
Chilean Antarctic Territory
Special permit required
Peter I Island
Special permit required
Queen Maud Land
Special permit required


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