144-Hour Visa-Free Transit in China

by editor01 2019-01-22

With the quick development of the global economy, more and more foreigners travel to China like Xiamen, Qingdao. And more and more China cities begin to carry out the 144-hour free-visa transit, which is an extension and optimization of the current policy of the 72-hour visa-free transit. This offers great convenience for business men and tourists who want to have a short visit to China. Now, check if you are eligible for the policy.

Who can enjoy the 144-hour visa-free transit?

Applicable countries:

The qualified tourists from 53 countries or regions travel from one country to China and then leave for another country or region.

Travel documents required:

Valid personal international travel documents, including the passports valid for at least three months, visas (if applicable).

Other documents required:

An interline ticket with confirmed date and seat to a third country (region) within 144 hours.

53 Countries List:

24 Schengen Agreement Countries:

Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland

15 Other European Countries:

Russia, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Cyprus, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine, Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia (FYROM), Albania, Belarus, Monaco

6 American Countries:

The United States, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Chile

2 Oceania Countries:

Australia, New Zealand

6 Asian Countries:

Korea, Japan, Singapore, Brunei, United Arab Emirates, Qatar

Other China Cities Applicable of 144-hour Visa-Free Transit:

Xiamen, Chengdu, Qingdao, Wuhan, Kunming, Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei Province, Shanghai, Jiangsu Province and Zhejiang Province, Shenyang and Dalian in Liaoning Province.


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