You can travel to the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom (Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, St Eustatius, and St Maarten) without a visa if you are a national from any of the following countries.

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Brazil
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Colombia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Dominica
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Grenada
  • Greece
  • Guatemala
  • Guyana (Guyanese nationals do require a visa for St Maarten)
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong – holders of a British National (Overseas) passport
  • Hong Kong – holders of a Special Administrative Region passport
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica (only for Curacao – Jamaican nationals require a visa for Aruba, St Maarten, and the Caribbean Netherlands)
  • Japan
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao – holders of a Special Administrative Region passport
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Mauritius
  • Mexico
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Nicaragua
  • New Zealand
  • North Macedonia
  • Norway
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru (visa required for St. Martin)
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Seychelles
  • Singapore
  • St Christopher and Nevis (St Kitts)
  • St Lucia
  • St Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • South Korea
  • Spain
  • Suriname
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan – only applies for passports containing personal ID-card number
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States of America
  • Uruguay
  • Vatican City
  • Venezuela

Note: If you belong to the Russian population of Estonia, Latvia or Lithuania and hold an alien’s or non-citizen passport issued by one of these countries, you do not need a visa to visit Curaçao. You do need a visa for Aruba, however.

Visa or Residence Permit

You do not need a visa for the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom in the following instances:

Schengen Country

If you hold a multiple-entry short-stay Schengen visa or an authorization for temporary stay or residence permit for a Schengen country, you do not need a visa.

The United Kingdom or Ireland

If you hold a visa or residence permit for the United Kingdom or Ireland you do not need a visa.

Saint Maarten

If you hold a residence permit or proof of return for Saint Martin (the French part of the island), you do not need a visa to enter St Maarten (the Dutch part of the island). If you hold a visa for Saint Martin, you do not need a visa to enter St Maarten. However, you do need a visa for the other Caribbean parts of the Kingdom.

The United States or Canada

If you hold a permanent residence permit for the United States or Canada, you do not need a visa. If you hold a multiple-entry visa for the United States or Canada and are a national of one of the countries in the table below, you do not need a visa.

NationalityExempted, with a multiple-entry visa, for:Remarks
BoliviaAll the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom
ChinaAll the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom
CubaAll the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom
Dominican RepublicAll the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom
GuyanaSt MaartenNo visa required for the other Caribbean parts of the Kingdom, even without a visa or residence permit for the US or Canada
HaitiAll the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom
IndiaAll the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom
JamaicaAll the Caribbean parts of the Kingdom, apart from CuraçaoNo visa required for Curaçao, even without a visa or residence permit for the US or Canada
PeruSt. MaartenNo visa required for the other Caribbean parts of the Kingdom, even without a visa or residence permit for the US or Canada
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