Cookies on the DFA website

We use cookies to give the best experience on our site while also complying with Data Protection requirements. Continue without changing your settings, and you'll receive cookies, or change your cookie settings at any time.

Skip to main content

Do I need a visa to travel to Ireland?

Whether you need a visa to travel to Ireland depends mostly on your nationality. To find out whether you need a visa, and what type of visa you need, enter your nationality, and the length and purpose of your visit to Ireland, at the website of the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service (INIS). Click here to enter your nationality and visit details. Schengen visas are not valid for travel to Ireland.