VISA SERVICES CANADA

"I have no borders"

900-275 Slater Street
Ottawa, ON K1P 5H9
Phone: (613) 231-7054

COSTA RICA

The Republic of Costa Rica

Do I Need a Visa to Visit Costa Rica?

Canadian citizens using Canadian passports do not require a visa to enter Costa Rica for tourism or business stays under ninety (90) days.

Nationals of the following countries or places may enter and remain in Costa Rica for up to ninety (90) days without a visa:
Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, CANADA, Czech, Denmark, Finland, France and dependencies Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea Rep, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands & dependencies, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Trinidad & Tobago, UK, USA, Uruguay.

Nationals of the following countries or places may enter and remain in Costa Rica for up to thirty (30) days without a visa:
Antigua & Bermuda, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Bulgaria, Chile, Dominica, El Salvador, Estonia, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Iceland, Ireland, Jamaica, Kenya, Mexico, Monaco, New Zealand, Philippines, Russia, Saint Kitts & Nevis, San Marino, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, Suriname, Taiwan, Turkey, Vatican, Venezuela.

CLICK HERE for EMBASSY of COSTA RICA website

Embassy of Costa Rica
350 Sparks St, Ottawa, ON K1R 0A4
Tel: 613-562-2855


For more information about travel conditions, please visit the Foreign Affairs Web site.