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Benin visa requirements for Icelandic citizens

Do Icelandic citizens need a visa for Benin?

Icelandic citizens who are planning a trip to Benin aren't required to apply for a visa if they wish to go for short stays (tourism). But it's required to obtain an electronic travel authorization (eTA or eVisa) before entering Benin. Find more information about electronic visas in our articles.

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Updated: 06/18/2024.

Entry requirements

e-visa

Purpose of travel

Tourism

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Passport validity for travel to Benin

Passport must be valid on arrival.

Is it safe to travel to Benin?

Benin has a current risk level of 3.30 (out of 5). We advise to use some caution when travelling to Benin. The safety index is based on travel advisories from independent 4 sources.

Safety index is provided by www.travel-advisory.info: 06/17/2024.

Benin customs rules

Duty-free allowance

Cash limit

  • Funds of CFA200,000 or more must be declared to the Customs Office.

Other Goods

  • Goods for personal use, including personal electronics, sports equipment, and toiletries.
  • 500 grams of jewellery for personal use.
Find more information on the customs regulations of Benin page.

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