Please note that the list below is only for informational purposes. It is highly recommended to contact the Embassy of Hungary accredited to the country of your residence before the intended departure for further information.
Visafree travel to Hungary
Holders of passports issued by the countries, entities or territories listed in the table below are granted visafree travel to Hungary for a definite period of time. In any other cases visa is necessary to enter Hungary. Visa application can be lodged at a Hungarian foreign mission in the country where the applicant legally resides.
Table of travel documents recognised by Hungary can be found on the following website: https://www.consilium.europa.eu/prado/en/pradorecogniseddocuments.html
Abbreviations of travel documents:
OP: ordinary passport
D: diplomatic passport
S: service passport
ID: Identity Card
SP: special passport
OFP: official passport
Please note that driving license is not a travel document!
In accordance with Article 6 (1) (a) of the Schengen Borders Code the validity of the travel document shall last until at least three months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the Member States and the travel document shall have been issued within the previous 10 years.
Country  Types of travel documents ensuring visafree travel 
Length of visafree stay*  Note 

Albania  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
OP: 3.) 
Algeria  D:  30 days  
Andorra  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 

Angola  D, S  90 days  
Antigua and Barbuda  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Argentina  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Armenia  D: S: 
30 days 30 days 

Australia  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Austria  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Azerbaijan  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Bahamas  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Barbados  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Belarus  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Belgium  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Bulgaria  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Bosnia and Herzegovina  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
OP: 3.) 
Brazil  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Brunei  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Cambodia  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Canada  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Cape Verde  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Chile  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

China  D: S: 
90 days 30 days 

Colombia  OP: D: S: SP: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 

Commonwealth of Dominica 
OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Costa Rica  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Croatia  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Cuba  D: S: OFP: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Cyprus  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Czechia  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Democratic Republic of TimorLeste 
OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Denmark  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Ecuador  D: S: OFP: SP: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 

Egypt  D:  90 days  
Estonia  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Travel document issued by the EU 
Laissezpasser travel document:  90 days  
Eswatini  D:  30 days  
Federated States of Micronesia  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Finland  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
France  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Georgia  D: S: OP: 
D: 30/90 days S: 30/90 days OP: 90 days 
1.) 
Germany  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Ghana 
D, S: 
30 nap 

Greece  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Grenada  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Guatemala  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Holy See  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Honduras  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Hong Kong  The passport of the special administrative territory of Hong Kong  90 days  
India  D: OFP: 
90 days 90 days 

Indonesia  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Iran  D:  30 days  
Iceland  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Ireland  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Israel  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Italy  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Japan  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Jordan  D:  90 days  
Kazakhstan  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Kingdom of Bahrain  D: SP: 
90 days 90 days 

Kiribati  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Korea (Republic)  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Kuwait  D: SP: 
90 days 90 days 

Kyrgyzstan  D: S: 
30 days 30 days 

Laos  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Latvia  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Lebanon  D:  90 days  
Liechtenstein  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Lithuania  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Luxembourg  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Macao  The passport of the special administrative territory of Macao:  90 days  
Malaysia  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Malta  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Marshall Islands  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Mauritius  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Mexico  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Moldova  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
OP: 3.) 
Monaco  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 

Mongolia  D: OFP: 
90 days 90 days 

Montenegro  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
OP: 3.) 
Morocco  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Netherlands  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
New Zealand  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Nicaragua  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

North Macedonia  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
3.) 
Norway  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Oman  D: S: SP: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Palau  OP: D: S: SP: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 

Panama  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Paraguay  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Peru  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Philippines  D: S: OFP: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Poland  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Portugal  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Qatar 
D: 
90 days 90 days 

Republic of Kiribati  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Romania  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Russia  S:  90 days  
Saint Kitts and Nevis  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Saint Lucia  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Saint
Vincent and the Grenadines 
OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Salvador  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Samoa  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

San Marino  OP: D: S: 
30 days 30 days 30 days 

Seychelles  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

SolomonIslands  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

South Africa  D: S: 
120 days 120 days 

Spain  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Sweden  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Switzerland  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 

Serbia (excluding holders of Serbian passports issued by the Serbian Coordination Directorate (in Serbian: Koordinaciona uprava)) 
OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
OP: 3.) 
Singapore  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Slovakia  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Slovenia  OP: D: S: ID: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 
2.) 
Taiwan  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
4.) 
Tajikistan  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Thailand  D: S: OFP: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Tonga  OP: D: S: SP: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 90 days 

Trinidad and Tobago  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Türkiye  D: S: SP: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Tunisia  D: S: SP: 
30 days 30 days 30 days 

Turkmenistan  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Tuvalu  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Ukraine  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
OP: 3.) 
United Arab Emirates  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

United Kingdom  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Uruguay  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

USA  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Uzbekistan  D:  30 days  
Vanuatu  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 
OP:5., 
Venezuela  OP: D: S: 
90 days 90 days 90 days 

Vietnam  D: S: 
90 days 90 days 

Yemen  D:  90 days (applicable under certain conditions) 
*For a stay exceeding that period visa or residence permit is needed. 90 days always refer to a maximum period of stay in any 180day period
In accordance with 1806/2018 EU regulation the following categories of British citizens are also exempt from the visa requirement:
 a. British nationals (Overseas)
 b. British overseas territories citizens (BOTC)
 c. British overseas citizens (BOC)
 d. British protected persons (BPP)
 e. British subjects (BS)
1.) The exemption from the visa requirement for 90 days applies only to holders of biometric passports.
2.) Member of European Economic Area (EEA)
3.) The exemption from the visa requirement applies only to holders of biometric passports.
4.) The exemption from the visa requirement applies only to holders of passports issued by Taiwan which include an identity card number.
Furthermore visa exemption applies to categories listed in 4§ of Government Decree 114/2007 (V. 24.) on the Implementation of Act II of 2007 on the Admission and Right of Residence of ThirdCountry Nationals
5.) With passport issued before May25, 2015
Furthermore, visa exemption is applied to:
 recognised refugees and stateless persons if the third country where they reside and which issued their travel document is one of the third countries listed in Annex II of Regulation (EU) 2018/1806 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 14 November 2018 listing the third countries whose nationals must be in possession of visas when crossing the external borders and those whose nationals are exempt from that requirement;
 crew and members of emergency or rescue missions in the event of a disaster or an accident;
 third country nationals holding travel documents issued by the United Nations, Council of Europe or by the International Criminal Court
 civilian air and sea crew members in the performance of their duties;
 civilian crew of ships navigating in international inland waters