Passports and Visas to Visit Riviera Maya


All foreigners require a valid passport to entry Mexico. The visa policy allows visa-free entry for citizens of the countries listed below: Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxemburg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Uruguay, USA, and Venezuela. Citizens from other countries require a visa, which can be obtained through the Mexican Embassy in their country of origin. Children traveling alone need a notarized authorization from their parents.


How do I get a tourist visa and run off to Mexico?


You must go to the consulate of Mexico abroad, to get information on the requirements and perform the necessary procedures for obtaining your visa, since the requirements are different for some countries.


If you are a citizen of Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Chile, Cyprus, South Korea, Costa Rica, Denmark, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, United States, Estonia, Finland, France, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Norway, New Zealand, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, San Marino, Singapore, Sweden, Switzerland, Uruguay, and Venezuela you can entry to Mexico without a visa, just by presenting your passport and “Migration Form for Tourists, Transmigrants, Guest Business Person or Counselor Visitor” form, which you can get in travel agencies, airlines or at the point of entry into Mexico.



Most countries have an honorary consulate in Cancun. If your country is not on the list, please check in your Foreign Affairs website.

United States: 998 8830272
Canada: 998 88333600
Belgium: 998 8922512
Belize: 998 8878417
Finland: 998 8841557
Germany: 998 8841898
Great Britain: 998 8810100
Italy: 998 8841261
Spain: 998 8489900
Sweden: 998 8497144
Switzerland: 998 8848446
The Netherlands: 998 886013
Chipre: 998 8920888