Questions & Answers about Bermuda Visa

❓ Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Bermuda visa

To visit Bermuda, visitors need either a Bermuda visa or a visa exemption. Citizens of the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada do not require a visa to enter Bermuda for stays up to 90 days. Nationals of some other countries may also be able to enter without a visa for short-term stays. The following countries are exempt from visa requirements for stays up to 90 days:
  • Andorra
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azores Islands
  • Belgium
  • Brazil
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Hong Kong SAR
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Latvia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Madeira
  • Malaysia
  • Malta
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Republic of Korea (South Korea)
  • Romania
  • San Marino
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Taiwan
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Uruguay
  • Vatican City
All other nationalities must obtain a visa from the nearest British overseas mission or consulate prior to travel.

To apply for a Bermuda visa, you need to follow these steps:
  • Check if you require a visa for Bermuda
  • Visit the Bermuda government's website and download the appropriate visa application form
  • Fill out the visa application form with accurate and complete details
  • Provide all necessary supporting documents, such as a valid passport, proof of accommodation and flight tickets
  • Pay the visa application fee
  • Submit your visa application form and supporting documents to the nearest Bermuda embassy or consulate
  • Wait for your visa application to be processed and approved by the Bermuda government
  • Collect your visa and travel to Bermuda
Please note that visa application requirements and procedures may vary depending on your country of citizenship, so it is important to check the specific requirements applicable to you.

Yes, it is possible to extend your Bermuda visa. The requirements and application process may vary depending on the type of visa you hold and your individual circumstances. You should contact the Department of Immigration in Bermuda for specific information and guidance.

The requirements for a Bermuda visa are:
  • A valid passport
  • Proof of accommodation for the duration of stay
  • Proof of sufficient funds to cover expenses during the visit
  • Round-trip ticket or proof of onward travel
  • Completed visa application form
  • Two passport-sized photographs
  • Police clearance certificate from applicant's home country (if applicable)
  • Medical insurance coverage for the duration of the stay
  • Payment of visa fees

The processing time for a Bermuda visa application varies depending on the type of application and other factors such as the volume of applications being received. Here is a list of estimated processing times for different types of Bermuda visa applications:
  • Visitor visas: 5-7 business days
  • Work visas: 4-6 weeks
  • Student visas: 4-6 weeks
  • Permanent residency: 6-12 months
Please note that these are only estimated processing times and actual processing times may vary. It is advisable to apply for a Bermuda visa well in advance of your planned travel dates to allow enough time for processing.

Yes, you can apply for a Bermuda visa online.
  • Visit the Bermuda visa application website
  • Create an account and complete the online application form
  • Attach the required documents, such as your passport and proof of travel arrangements
  • Pay the visa application fee online
  • Submit your application and wait for a decision from the Bermuda authorities