Before Travelling

The inhabitants of the following countries do not need a visa to enter Colombia for a period of 90 days, and it is sufficient to present a passport with a minimum validity of 6 months:
Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Bulgaria, Bhutan, Canada, Slovakia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, United States of America, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Georgia, Czech Republic, Republic of Korea, Republic of Korea, Costa Rica, Croatia, Denmark, Dominica, El Salvador, Greece, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Marshall Islands, Solomon Islands, Israel, Italy, Jamaica , Japan, Kazakhstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Micronesia, Monaco, Norway, New Zealand, Netherlands, Palau, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic, Saint Kitts and Nevis and Saint Marino, Saint Lucia, Vatican, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, South Africa, Sweden, Switzerland, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, Uruguay and Venezuela .
The inhabitants of countries that do not appear in the previous list, will need a visa to enter Colombia.

In Colombia it is possible to process the following types of visa:

  • Visa Type V: It is exclusive for foreigners entering the country temporarily to visit or attend some kind of event. This visa lasts for up to two years.
  • Visa Type M: This visa is for foreigners who wish to settle permanently in Colombia or those with permanent employment within the country and those who arrive as refugees. This visa is for three years.

Visa Type R: This permit is for those wishing to settle permanently in Colombia. The applicant must have been in the country for two uninterrupted years, be the mother or father of a Colombian or his permanent partner. The validity of this visa is indefinite.

Your flight will arrive at El Dorado International Airport, located in the city of Bogotá and approximately 20 minutes from the center of Bogotá.

If your destination is to go to another city in the country, you can go to the offices of the national airlines in order to continue your trip.

At airports, departure rates may vary depending on the value of the tax unit at the time you travel. The updated information can be consulted by contacting our travel agents.

In Colombia there are many exchange houses to change your currency to Colombian Peso (COP). Please note that exchange rates may vary.

In Colombia there is a taxi or public transport service that can be transferred from the airport or from / to your hotel with charges in local currency. You can also use a car rental service.

Will I need a power adapter in Colombia?

If you are wondering, will I need a power adapter in Colombia? here you can find some information. In Colombia, frequent electricity is from 110 volts to 120 volts and with A/B type plugs. So taking these data into account, evaluate if you will need an adapter on your next trip to Colombia.

¿Necesitare un adaptador de corriente en Colombia?