Kutaisi Airport

AT THE AIRPORT

Passport Control

Arriving passengers:

All passengers travelling to Georgia are subject to passport control.
Citizens of Member States of the European Union may enter Georgia with a travel document, as well as with an identity card issued by a Member State of the European Union. The identity card shall contain the name, surname, date of birth and a photo of the person.

A foreigner with short-term visa may stay in Georgia for 90 days in any 180-day period. A long-term visa is issued for
duration of 90 days and is the precondition of obtaining relevant residence permit.

Citizens and stateless persons permanently residing in the countries listed below may enter and stay in Georgia without a visa for full 1 year:

  1. Antigua and Barbuda
  2. Argentine Republic
  3. Barbados
  4. Belize
  5. Bosnia and Herzegovina
  6. British dependant territories - Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man
  7. British overseas territories - Bermuda, Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), Turks and Caicos Islands, Gibraltar
  8. Canada
  9. Commonwealth of Australia
  10. Dominican Republic
  11. Commonwealth of the Bahamas
  12. Czech Republic
  13. Federal Republic of Germany
  14. Federative Republic of Brazil
  15. French Republic
  16. French Republic territories
  17. Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
  18. Hellenic Republic
  19. Holy See
  20. Hungary
  21. Iceland
  22. Ireland, Republic of
  23. Italian Republic
  24. Japan
  25. Kingdom of  Denmark
  26. Kingdom of Bahrain
  27. Kingdom of Belgium
  28. Kingdom of Denmark territories
  29. Kingdom of Netherlands territories
  30. Kingdom of Norway
  31. Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  32. Kingdom of Spain
  33. Kingdom of Sweden
  34. Kingdom of Thailand
  35. Kingdom of the Netherlands
  36. Kyrgyz Republic
  37. Lebanese Republic
  38. Malaysia
  39. Montenegro
  40. Nation of Brunei
  41. New Zealand
  42. Portuguese Republic
  43. Principality of  Liechtenstein
  44. Principality of Andorra
  45. Principality of Monaco
  46. Republic of  Korea
  47. Republic of Albania
  48. Republic of Armenia
  49. Republic of Austria
  50. Republic of Azerbaijan
  51. Republic of Belarus
  52. Republic of Botswana
  53. Republic of Bulgaria
  54. Republic of Colombia
  55. Republic of Costa Rica
  56. Republic of Croatia
  57. Republic of Cyprus
  58. Republic of Ecuador
  59. Republic of El Salvador
  60. Republic of Estonia
  61. Republic of Finland
  62. Republic of Honduras
  63. Republic of Kazakhstan
  64. Republic of Latvia
  65. Republic of Lithuania
  66. Republic of Malta
  67. Republic of Mauritius
  68. Republic of Moldova
  69. Republic of Panama
  70. Republic of Poland
  71. Republic of Romania
  72. Republic of San Marino
  73. Republic of Serbia
  74. Republic of Seychelles
  75. Republic of Singapore
  76. Republic of Slovenia
  77. Republic of South Africa
  78. Republic of Tajikistan
  79. Republic of Turkey
  80. Republic of Uzbekistan
  81. Russian Federation
  82. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  83. Slovak Republic
  84. State of Israel
  85. State of Kuwait
  86. State of Qatar
  87. Sultanate of Oman
  88. Swiss Confederation
  89. Turkmenistan
  90. Ukraine
  91. United Arab Emirates
  92. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  93. United Mexican States
  94. United States of America

An exemption from Georgian visa obligations also applies to:

  1. Compatriots residing abroad, who are citizens of the country whose citizens need a visa for entering Georgia, are authorized to cross the state border of Georgia without a visa and stay in Georgia for no more than 30 days;
  2. Foreign nationals who are holders of the UNO's or its specialized agencies travel documents (Laissez-Passer), can enter or stay on the territory of Georgia without a visa for full 1 year.
  3. Aliens holding a Georgian residence permit or a temporary residence permit of a refugee or a person with humanitarian status for the entire period of the above mentioned documents validity.

An exemption from Georgian visa obligations also applies to:

  1. Compatriots residing abroad, who are citizens of the country whose citizens need a visa for entering Georgia, are authorized to cross the state border of Georgia without a visa and stay in Georgia for no more than 30 days;
  2. Foreign nationals who are holders of the UNO's or its specialized agencies travel documents (Laissez-Passer), can enter or stay on the territory of Georgia without a visa for full 1 year.
  3. Aliens holding a Georgian residence permit or a temporary residence permit of a refugee or a person with humanitarian status for the entire period of the above mentioned documents validity.

Aliens who are holders of valid visas or/and residence permits of below listed countries, may enter and stay in Georgia for 90 days in any 180 day period.

To enter and stay in Georgia, appropriate visa or/and residence permit should be valid at the moment of crossing the Georgian border. This should be verified with the travel document or/and other relevant document.

  1. British dependant territories - Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man
  2. British overseas territories - Bermuda, Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands, Falkland Islands (Malvinas), Turks and Caicos Islands, Gibraltar
  3. Canada
  4. Commonwealth of Australia
  5. Czech Republic
  6. Federal Republic of Germany
  7. French Republic
  8. French Republic territories
  9. Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
  10. Hellenic Republic
  11. Hungary
  12. Iceland
  13. Ireland, Republic of
  14. Italian Republic
  15. Japan
  16. Kingdom of Bahrain
  17. Kingdom of Belgium
  18. Kingdom of Denmark territories
  19. Kingdom of Netherlands territories
  20. Kingdom of Norway
  21. Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  22. Kingdom of Spain
  23. Kingdom of Sweden
  24. Kingdom of the Netherlands
  25. Kingdom of Denmark
  26. New Zealand
  27. Portuguese Republic
  28. Principality of Liechtenstein
  29. Republic of Austria
  30. Republic of Bulgaria
  31. Republic of Croatia
  32. Republic of Cyprus
  33. Republic of Estonia
  34. Republic of Finland
  35. Republic of Latvia
  36. Republic of Lithuania
  37. Republic of Malta
  38. Republic of Poland
  39. Republic of Romania
  40. Republic of Slovenia
  41. Republic of Korea
  42. Slovak Republic
  43. State of Israel
  44. State of Kuwait
  45. State of Qatar
  46. Sultanate of Oman
  47. Swiss Confederation
  48. United Arab Emirates
  49. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  50. United States of America

However, it is advisable to contact the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia www.geoconsul.gov.ge or the Embassy of Georgia in your country for the detailed information.

For the detailed information regarding visa regulations for Georgian citizens click below:
http://www.mfa.gov.ge/MainNav/ConsularInformation/VisaInfoGeorgian.aspx

Disclamer:
All above information is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind (expressed or implied). We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, completeness, or reliability of the information contained hereunder.For more accurate and up-to-date information we encourage you to contact relevant state authority of your country.