Estonian visa is a form of permission or a pass for a non-citizen to enter, transit or remain in Estonia. Estonian
visa is a stamp or form placed in your passport when you enter, and sometimes when you leave Estonia.
A visa in your passport does not guarantee entry. That remains the right of the immigration officials in Estonia.
Please note: In individual cases, you may be required to provide additional documents. Embassy rules and regulations can and do, very occationally change overnight.
We accept no responsibilty for any such changes. Also, we regret that we cannot, under any circumstances, intercede or take responsibilty for any transaction initiated directly between an applicant and the embassy.
There are two options to check whether you require a Estonian visa or not for your trip to Estonia.
Check the current Estonian visa regulations from the Estonian foreign ministry from here or find the Estonian embassy in your country of permanent residence to obtain the visa application requirements for Estonia.
The Estonian Embassies and Consular Offices are the only accredited Estonian Government agencies, who are permitted to grant Estonian visas in a different country.
Generally, to avoid any risks that can come up when getting on flights to Estonia or at Estonian ports of entry due to possible miscommunication, visitors are highly adviced to apply with the Estonian Embassy and Consular Offices in your home country to get Estonian visas in advance of travelling.
The visa information below is provided by VisaHQ, who specialises in providing visa services to travellers in Canada, United Kingdom and United States.
The Estonian tourist visa requirement for nationals of Canada, UK and USA are shown above. If you are a permanent resident of either Canada or UK or USA, please select your nationality shown in your passport from the box appropriate box above, to see whether you will need a visa for Estonia.
There are several types of Estonian visas available for travel to Estonia:
Estonian tourist visa is issued for a limited time of leisure travel and no business activities permitted in Estonia;
Estonian business visa is for participating in short term commerce in Estonia;
Estonian Transit visa, is valid for 3 days or less, for transferring through port in Estonia to a third destination;
On-arrival visa for Estonia is given at a port of entry. This is different from not needing a visa at all, as the visitor sholud still get the visa before they can in fact seek to pass through immigration point in Estonia;
Estonian spousal visa or partner visa, given to the spouse, civil partner or de facto partner of a resident or Estonian citizen.