Our Honduras Visa Guide will teach you everything you need to know about Honduras’s visa policy for people from all over the world, including different types of visas, particular requirements, visa sponsorships, visa fees, and more. It is critical to have a scheduled flight ticket in hand before applying for a visa to Honduras.
Who needs a visa to visit Honduras?
To receive a tourist visa from Honduras, you are required to fill out a visa application form. Include your passport and two photo copies. Following payment of the application fee, the visa will be issued within six to twelve business days. The following nations require a visa or prior authorization to enter Honduras.
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Burkina Faso
- Cape Verde
- Central African Republic
- Congo Republic
- DR Congo
- Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
- Dominican Republic
- Equatorial Guinea
- Hong Kong
- North Korea (DPRK)
- Papua New Guinea
- Sierra Leone
- South Sudan
- Sri Lanka
- Timor-Leste (East Timor)
Entry into Honduras
When you arrive at the port of entry in Honduras, you will be required to submit a few documents to establish your identification and eligibility to enter the country. These include:
- Your passport must be valid for at least six more months.
- Tickets to your home country or subsequent destination after leaving Honduras.
- Honduras Visa, if you are a citizen of a nation subject to the Honduran visa regime.
Additional entrance requirements for minors (anyone younger than 21)
- If the youngster is going alone, both parents or legal guardians must authenticate and sign a letter of consent.
If the child is travelling with only one parent, the other parent or legal guardian must validate and sign a letter of consent in advance.
Eligibility to apply for a Honduras visa
There si a criteria to follow when applying for a visa in Honduras. This criteria is designed to assist people in knowing what documents you need when travelling to Honduras. The criteria is listed below.
Fully completed application form for a Consular Visa.
Your valid passport with at least six more months of validity
Proof on the purpose of your trip to Honduras.
Proof of employment, i.e. work contract or letter issued by the employer.
Processing time for Honduras visas
At the conclusion of your interview for an immigrant visa, the consular official will either approve or deny your visa application.
After the visa applicant’s interview with the consular officer, certain visa applications require additional administrative processing, which takes additional time. Applicants are informed of this criterion at the time of application. The majority of administrative procedures are completed within sixty days of the visa interview.
Appointment waiting times
Approved Meeting The processing of waiver applications may take up to twelve weeks from the date of submission. Applicants for nonimmigrant visas are recommended to submit their applications at least three months prior to their desired travel date.
Who can visit Honduras without a visa?
The following 84 countries are exempt from the Honduras visa requirement for stays of up to 90 days:
- European Union / EFTA member countries
- Antigua and Barbuda
- Costa Rica
- El Salvador
- Marshall Islands
- New Zealand
- North Macedonia
- Peru (30 days)
- Saint Kitts and Nevis
- Saint Lucia
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
- San Marino
- Sao Tome and Principe
- Saudi Arabia
- Solomon Islands
- South Africa
- South Korea
- Trinidad and Tobago
- United Arab Emirates
- United States
- Vatican City
For detailed information on specific parts of the general visa process, you can refer to the links below to find the answer to your query. If you are unable to find any particular information, please contact us via email.
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Honduras visa types
There are several types of visas available in Honduras. The type of visa you require will depend on the reason for your visit. It is important to ensure you have the correct visa before travelling to Honduras. The visas available are:
- Visa Types and Eligibility Categories for Honduras
- Honduras Tourist Visa.
- Honduras Business Visa.
- Diplomatic, official, or courtesy visa for Honduras.
- Honduras Transit Visa.
What to do if your Honduras visa is refused?
You have the opportunity to dispute this verdict. The embassy of the Member State that opted to deny the visa distributes a standard form to notify the applicant of the decision to deny a Honduras visa and the reasons for the denial. People frequently ask us how we can “guarantee” the issuance of a visa. Because all final decisions are made by embassies, there is no way to obtain a 100 percent guarantee. All you can do is ensure that your application is as strong as possible. Please reach out with us if your visa application has been rejected.
People also asked...
If you overstay your visa, you should be prepared to pay a fee at the Immigration Office when you ask to extend your stay or before you depart.
If you wish to prolong your stay in Honduras, it is rather easy to request a 30-day extension through the main immigration office in Tegucigalpa.
If your departure date is absent or does not match your I-94 document, the United States authorities will know that you overstayed your visa. The United States can also determine if you have overstayed your visa through random checks.