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I am travelling as a tourist which includes a stopover in Argentina. Do I need a transit visa?

Updated date: 09/11/2016

I am travelling as a tourist which includes a stopover in Argentina. Do I need a transit visa?

You do not need a visa only if all the following elements are present:

You don´t need a transit visa for Argentina if  all of the following requirements are present:

  • You enter to Argentina only with the purpose to continue your trip to other country and
  • You don´t have to change  airports within Argentina and
  • You are in transit for less than 12 hours and
  • You have a current and valid ordinary passport. It shouldn´t be temporary or emergency passport.
  • You only stay in the transit area of the airport waiting for the next flight without entering the country.You don’t have to collect any luggage or make a new check in with other airline. 

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