OTHER VISAS THAT MAY BE REQUIRED FOR YOUR TRIP

Other than China, Mongolia, Russia and Belarus, follows is a list of Eastern European Countries that you may wish to travel to at the start (or end) of your trans-siberian trip. All embassy addresses below are in Beijing, but the website links will offer more information if you are not starting your trip in Beijing.

Poland | Ukraine | Czech | Slovakia | Hungary | EsStonia | Latvia | Lithuania | Schengen

 

POLAND:

In brief - no visa is needed for people from West-Europe the USA, Canada, Australia or Hong Kong pp-holders
Please see the following web link for Polish visa requirements:
http://www.msz.gov.pl/

UKRAINE 乌兰克:

(Crossed with e.g. trains to Budapest)
Beijing: Sanlitun Dong 6 Jie (West) 北京三里屯东街6号near the Iranian embassy. Tel: 6532 6359.
Open Monday and Thursday from 9am to 12 noon and from 3pm to 6pm. These times are not respected!
Please see the following web link for further Ukraine visa information:
http://www.mfa.gov.ua/eng/consul/?entrance

CZECH REPUBLIC 捷克斯拉夫:

Ritan Lu, Jianguomenwai compound. 建国门外大街, 日坛路
Tel: 6532 6902 Open on Mo, Wed and Thu from 8:30 am to 10 am.
In brief all EU passports don't need a visa. No visa also needed for Aussies, Kiwis, Japanese, Canadians & USA.
Please see the following web link for further Czech visa information:
http://www.mzv.cz/

SLOVAKIA: 斯洛伐克:

Ritan Lu, Jianguomenwai compound. 建国门外大街, 日坛路
Tel: 6532 1531. Open Tuesday and Thursday from 9 am to 11 am.
In brief all EU passports don't need a visa. No visa also needed for Aussies, Kiwis, Japanese, Canadians & USA.
Please see the following web link for further Slovakian visa information:
http://www.foreign.gov.sk/

HUNGARY: 匈牙利:

10, Dongzhimenwai Dajie, Sanlitun. 三里屯, 东直门外大街10号
Tel: 6532 1431. Open Mo & We from 8:30am till 12 noon, and from 2pm till 4pm. Fri from 8am till 12 noon.
In brief all EU passports don't need a visa. No visa also needed for Aussies, Kiwis, Japanese, Canadians & USA.
Please see the following web link for further Hungarian visa information:
http://www.mfa.gov.hu/

ESTONIA:

Most Western passport holders are now visa free since Estonia joined the EU. Please see the following web link for further Belarus visa information:
http://www.vm.ee/

LATVIA:

Most Western passport holders are now visa free since Latvia joined the EU. Please see the following web link for further Latvian visa information:
http://www.am.gov.lv/en/

LITHUANIA:

Most Western passport holders are now visa free since Lithuania joined the EU. Please see the following web link for further Belarus visa information:
http://www.urm.lt/index.php?-448886154

SCHENGEN COUNTRIES:

Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland
http://ec.europa.eu/..schengen/index_en.htm or http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schengen_Agreement


Visa regulations change frequently and often without warning

ALWAYS DOUBLE CHECK FOR YOURSELF!

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