Montenegro Visa and Passport Requirements

Passport required Return ticket required Visa Required
Other EU 1 No No
USA Yes No No
British Yes No No
Australian Yes No No
Canadian Yes No No


To enter Montenegro, a passport valid for the duration of stay is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above, except (1) EU nationals holding a valid ID card.


Visas are not required by nationals referred to in the chart above for touristic stays in Montenegro of up to 90 days.

EU nationals entering with a national ID card may stay for up to 30 days, but can stay for 90 days if using a passport.

Nationals not referred to in the chart above are advised to contact the embassy to check visa requirements for Montenegro.

Types and Cost

Airport transit visa; transit visa; short-stay visa; long-stay visa. Check with the embassy for the latest fees.


Airport transit visa: valid for one or several airport transits within three months; transit visa: valid for one, two or exceptionally several overland transits for five days per journey within six months.

Short-stay visa: 90 days within six months; long-stay visa: over 90 days, but no more than six months in one year.

Application to

Consulate (or consular section at embassy). In countries where Montenegro has no diplomatic representation, visitors requiring a visa should apply to the Serbian Embassy.

Extension of stay

For stays of more than 90 days, you must apply for a temporary residence permit one week before the 90 days expire.

Embassies and tourist offices

Embassy of the Republic of Montenegro in the USA

Telephone: (202) 234 6108.

Embassy of the Republic of Montenegro in the UK

Telephone: (020) 7727 6007.

British Embassy in Montenegro

Telephone: 020 618 010.

Consulate General of Montenegro in the USA

Telephone: (212) 661 5400.