Transit E-Visa to Suriname

Transit E-Visa is a visa valid for a very short period of time. Obviously, it depends on your nationality and destination country. You may need a Transit E-Visa to connect to and cross Suriname.

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Transit E-Visa to Suriname

Transit E-Visa is a visa valid for a very short period of time. Obviously, it depends on your nationality and destination country. You may need a Transit E-Visa to connect to and cross Suriname.

Check if you need a Travel Visa

We need your citizenship as input.

To provide information regarding your eligibility & applicable fees, please select your citizenship.


Visa guidelines of Transit e-visa to Suriname

Suriname is a tiny South American nation on the northeastern coast. Suriname is a splendid combination of the Caribbean and South America, set in a natural tropical wilderness, with fascinating reminiscences of a sometimes turbulent past. Suriname is the only sovereign nation outside Europe where a majority of the population speaks Dutch. Surinamese people are among the world’s most diverse, covering a multitude of ethnic, religious, and linguistic groups. Many visitors visit Suriname for the biodiversity of the country’s southern Amazon rain forests, which are renowned for their flora and fauna. Suriname is one of the few countries in the world where it has been designated a wildlife sanctuary for at least one of every bio-me the state possesses. About 30 percent of Suriname’s total land area is covered as reserves by statute.

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The Transit e-visa to Suriname is a short-term visa granted for transiting reasons. This type of visa is only granted for persons traveling in immediate and continuous transit through Suriname en route to another country.

The following nationalities are eligible for the Transit e-visa to Suriname:

Africa

Algeria, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Eritrea, Gabon, Lesotho, Angola, Benin, Kenya, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Chad, Comoros, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of the Congo, Cote d’Ivoire, Djibouti, Liberia, Ethiopia, Gambia, Libya, The, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Sudan, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Swaziland, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Senegal, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea.

Asia

Japan, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, and Macau.

South Asia

Afghanistan, India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka.

Southeast Asia

Brunei, Cambodia, China, Timor-Leste, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mongolia, North Korea, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, and South Korea.

Central Asia

Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan.

Middle east

Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Georgia, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestinian Territories, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Armenia, and Qatar.

Central America

Costa Rica, Guatemala, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Honduras, Panama, and Nicaragua.

North America

Mexico, Canada, Haiti, and the United States of America.

South America

Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Uruguay, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela.

Europe

Romania, Macedonia, Bulgaria, Austria, Iceland, Netherlands, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Andorra, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Kosovo, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Albania, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Norway, Holy See, Italy, Belarus, and Liechtenstein.

Oceania

Australia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Zealand, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu.

Denmark, Hong Kong, and Sweden.

The visa charge Suriname is $29 USD. Please use our visa widget to find out the cost of your specific nationality. There is also a $10 USD service fee.

The Transit e-visa to Suriname application may take up to 72 hours for processing. The applicant must apply once the travel plan is confirmed.

A Transit e-visa to Suriname is granted for three days. The permissible stay with an e-visa in Suriname lasts up to three days from the date of arrival, under the period of validity.

The maximum number of days you can stay in Suriname is three days.

A passport should have at least six months’ validity at the time of arrival. The passport should have at least two blank pages for stamps for the immigration officer.

For Transit e-visa to Suriname, the following documents are needed:

  1. Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate
  2. Air ticket.
  3. The photograph size must be 3x4 cm, and the associated dimensions should be at least 472 pixels x 709 pixels (height x width)
  4. Accommodation Reservation
  5. Travel medical insurance

No. The Transit e-visa to Suriname must be obtained prior to your entry into Suriname.

The traveler should carry a copy of the Transit e-visa to Suriname with them at the time of entry into Suriname.

Yes. All applicants must have a visa to enter Suriname, including children and infants.

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No. A Suriname transit visa is not valid for employment. You must apply for a regular visa in order to work in Suriname.

Travelers with dual or multiple citizenship must choose which nationality and passport to use on their trip.

Yes. However, travelers applying for a Suriname transit visa must apply using the passport of the eligible country.

No. You cannot apply online if you do not have a valid passport from an eligible country with at least six months’ validity.

No, a Suriname transit visa is an e-visa, no traveler needs visiting any center to submit their visa application or passport to acquire the visa. You can get your e-visa to your email address through Click2Visas.  When you are flying, you can take a copy of the e-visa with you.

When using a Suriname transit visa, you can use it for traveling in immediate and continuous transit through Suriname en route to another country.

The applicant must prove the purpose of travel by presenting a valid passport, valid accommodation booking, and flight ticket.

No. Upon approval, Click2Visas will send the applicant their Suriname transit visa via email in PDF format.

No. Only citizens from eligible countries can apply for the Suriname transit visa. Use our visa widget to see you qualify for the Suriname transit visa.

Yes, all travelers need to have a valid Suriname transit visa before traveling to Suriname.

No, the validity period of the Suriname transit visa begins from the date specified on their application. The traveler can enter Suriname on any date within this period.

No. The Suriname transit visa is just a landing authorization. It’s up to Suriname’s customs authorities to allow entry to a traveler upon arrival.