If you have national passport and valid UK, Schengen, US resident permit (visa) you can enter Serbia without applying for Serbian visa.
Before travelling to the
All holders of british travel documents for aliens or refugees require an entry visa for the
Holders of Taiwanese passports have to apply for entrance permit (not visa) for Serbia. Requirements for issuing are the same as for any Short stay C visa. Waiting time is 2 working days.
If you do not possess an
For a stay exceeding 90 days, a request for temporary stay must be submitted in the
Visa free entry for holders of foreign passports with valid visas or resident permits - requirements
At its meeting of 30 October 2014, the Government of the Republic of Serbia adopted the Decision on visa free entry to the Republic of Serbia for holders of foreign passports having a valid Schengen, UK and other Member States' visa, or visa of the United States of America, and for holders of foreign passports having residence permit in the countries of the Schengen area, EU or the United States of America, which was published in the "Official Gazette of RS", No. 119 of 31 October 2014 and which will enter into force on 8 November 2014.
If you hold a valid national passport and a valid UK residency permit or a UK visa permitting you to return to UK, you may enter Serbia without a visa and stay for 90 days within a 6 month period. Please be advised that your stay should not exceed the dates stated in the UK residency permit/visa. Furthermore, please note that if you have a residency permit card, you should have it with you, as well as your passport, and present it upon request by the immigration authorities. Free entry is allowed only if you have valid passport with valid resident permit (Visa) inside valid passport or with Resident permit card. These persons cannot request temporary stay in the Republic of Serbia. Persons with a stamp in their passports allowing them to reside in the UK may not automatically be allowed to enter the Republic of Serbia.
As of 9 March 2018, holders of ordinary passports of Georgia may enter Serbia without a visa and may stay in Serbia no longer than 30 days from the date of entry - http://mfa.rs/en/consular-affairs/entry-serbia/visa-regime/81-consular-foreigners-to-serbia/11477-georgia-for-cons.
As of 15 February 2018 holders of all types of passports (Diplomatic, Official, Ordinary) of the following countries no longer need visas to enter Serbia and stay in Serbia for no more than 30 days in a period of one year from the date of their first entry into the country - Commonwealth of the Bahamas, Barbados, Jamaica, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Paraguay and Colombia.
As of 8 December 2017 holders of national passports of Guinea Bissau, and as of 28 December 2017 holders of national passports of Suriname do not require visas to o not require a visa to enter Serbia for a stay not exceeding 30 days within a period of one year http://mfa.rs/en/consular-affairs/entry-serbia/visa-regime (chose Guinea Bissau or Suriname from drop down menu). If persons holding these passports intend to stay in Serbia more than 30 days or if they have already stayed 30 days in Serbia, they ought to apply for visas.
As of 8 September 2017 holders of diplomatic or official passports of Thailand and As of 17 January 2018 holders of diplomatic or official passports of Guatemala do not require a visa to enter Serbia for a stay not exceeding 90 days from the day of entry into Serbia http://mfa.rs/en/consular-affairs/entry-serbia/visa-regime (chose Thailand or Guatemala from the drop down menu)
As of 2 September 2017 holders of national passports of India and Iran, and as of 14 October 2017 holders of national passports of Indonesia, do not require a visa to enter Serbia for a stay not exceeding 30 days within a period of one year http://mfa.rs/en/consular-affairs/entry-serbia/visa-regime (chose India, Iran, Indonesia from drop down menu).
As of 13 July 2017, holders of diplomatic and official passports of the Kyrgyz Republic may enter the Republic of Serbia withouth visa and stay in Serbia no longer than 90 days from the day of entry, please follow the link http://mfa.rs/en/consular-affairs/entry-serbia/visa-regime/81-consular-foreigners-to-serbia/11409-kyrgyzstan-for-cons.
As of 15 January 2017, holders of national passports of the People's Republic of China may enter the Republic of Serbia without a visa for a stay not extending 30 days. Please check the following link for up to date information - http://mfa.rs/en/consular-news-from-front-page/115-consular-news/16079-the-agreement-between-the-government-of-the-republic-of-serbia-and-the-government-of-the-peoples-republic-of-china-on-mutual-visa-exemption-for-holders-of-ordinary-passports.
At its meeting of 18 June 2015, the Government of the Republic of Serbia adopted the Decision on visa-free entry to the Republic of Serbia for citizens of Qatar, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain, which was published in the "Official Gazette of RS", No. 54 of 22 June 2015 and which will enter into force on 30 June 2015. The holders of national passports of those four countries may enter Serbia without a visa and stay for up to 90 days within a 6-month period.
In accordance with the agreement between the Government of the Republic of Serbia and the Government of the Republic of Lebanon, in force from 28 May 2016, the citizens of both countries, who are holders of diplomatic, special or official passports are eligible for a visa- free entry, transit and residence in the territory of the other country up to 90 days.
Applying for a Visas
Visas can be requested by submitting an application to the Consular Section of the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia (Any working day, 10-13h, No appointment necessary). Visa processing time is at least 1 month.
If you live far from London (Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Northern England etc.) , you can apply by post.
In this case you have to keep in mind:
TYPES OF VISAS
1) Short Stay Visa (Visa C)
VISA C REQUIREMENTS:
VISA B REQUIREMENTS:
The Embassy reserves the right to request additional documentation.