Latvia Passport and Visa Requirements For U.S. Citizens

Is a Passport Required?
Is a Visa Required?
If your stay is no longer than 90 days within a 6 month period.

Latvia flag When preparing to travel, you may ask yourself: Do I need a passport or visa to enter Latvia? The short answer about the passport is always, “Yes.” But a visa is not always necessary. If your trip is less than 90 days within a 6 month period, it isn’t required. When preparing to travel to Latvia, double check the expiration date of your current passport if you have one. It must remain valid for at least for 6 months after departure. If it will expire within that time, or come close, it’s best to get it renewed. Occasionally there’s a need for additional stamps in your passport. So ensure you have at least one blank page remaining for use. Vaccinations may be required for entry please consult with your medical professional for more information. If you are planning an extended trip and expect to carry more than 10,000 Euros with you, be aware that upon entry and exit, the amount will need to be declared to customs.

Learn more about Latvia

Latvia landscape Latvia is located in Eastern Europe, nestled between Estonia and Lithuania. The country, which struggles with extreme temperatures, has a total land area of 64,589 sq km. It shares borders with Belarus and Estonia. Riga, the capital of Latvia, may be a city to consider seeing. When planning other site seeing adventures keep in mind that timezones may change. Make sure to adjust your watch, or phone to Latvia’s timezone, use UTC+2. The country’s main agricultural products are rice and corn. The primary industry contributing to their economy is processed foods. Machinery and equipment are Latvia's major imports. The country’s airports currently include 18 paved runways, with 24 unpaved. Internet availability exists throughout Latvia for its 1 million users, so finding WIFI while there shouldn't be difficult.

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