Passport and Visa -
Do you need them?
Welcome to the Lisbon
Passport and Visa Page.
Here you'll find out if you need one or both of these documents to
If you're coming from the European
Union (EU) then you probably already know that you don't
need a passport or visa since we have our frontiers openned to travel
inside the EU.
You only need your national
identification card to enter Portugal.
If you are under
of 18, you will also need a written travel authorization
from your parents.
The same aplies to the following countries:
Great news, right?
But, if you're not coming from one of these countries, keep reading.
If you are going to stay in our country for less than 91 days
and you come from one of these countries:
States of America
Then you only need your passport. Remember that the passport must
remain valid for a period of three
months after the departure date (from Portugal).
you're coming from any
other country then you will need your passport and a visa
to enter Portugal.
You can get the Visa in the Portuguese
Embassy or Consulate present in your country.
with the principles of the Schengen
Convention the passengers flying from or to another
Schengen State don't need a new visa.
Learn more about the Schengen Area here.
Hope this helps!
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