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Uruguay Visa and Passport Requirements

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


To enter Uruguay, a passport valid for the duration of stay is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.


Visas for Uruguay are not required by nationals referred to in the chart above for stays of up to three months.

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

Types and Cost

Tourist visa: US$42.

Application to

Consulate (or consular section at embassy).

Extension of stay

To extend your stay, contact the Dirección Nacional de Migración.

Our visa and passport information is updated regularly and is correct at the time of publishing,
We strongly recommend that you verify critical information unique to your trip with the relevant embassy before travel.

Embassies and tourist offices

Embassy of Uruguay in the USA

Telephone: (202) 331 1313 or 4219 (consular section).
Address: NW, 1913 I Street, Washington, 20006,
Opening times:

Mon-Fri 0900-1700; Visa section: Mon-Fri 0900-1300 and 1400-1600.

Embassy of Uruguay in the UK

Telephone: (020) 7937 4170.
Address: , 4th Floor, 150 Brompton Rd, London, SW3 1HX,
Opening times:

Mon-Fri 0900-1700; Visa section: Mon-Fri 1000-1600 (appointment only).

British Embassy in Uruguay

Telephone: 2622 3630
Address: , Calle Marco Bruto1073, Montevideo, 11300 ,
Opening times:

Mon-Thu 0900-1300 and 1400-1730, Fri 0900-1430; Jan 0830-1430.

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