Citizens of the United States

  • Citizens of the United States are among those who need only a valid passport (no visa) if entering as tourists for a stay of up to 90 days.
  • Passports must be valid for at least another six months beyond the planned departure date.

Citizens of the United Kingdom

  • Any United Kingdom citizen who holds either a full UK passport or a BOTC, BOC, BPP, or BS passport can travel to Italy without obtaining a visa.

European Union Nationals

  • EU nationals need only their national identity card or passport to enter Italy. 
  • It is still highly recommended to travel with your passport.

Outside the European Union, United Kingdom & United States

  • Unless you're an EU national or from a nation without visa requirements, you need a Schengen Visa to enter Italy. 
  • Visa applications must be filed with the embassy or consulate of the Schengen country that is your primary destination. 
  • Visas are valid for stays of up to 90 days. 
  • To see if a visa is required for your country of residence, click here.