144-Hour Visa-Free Transit in Guangdong
Note: The Guangdong government has not released an official statement yet to implement the 144-hour visa-free transit.
Which Countries Are Covered by the Policy?
15 Other European Countries: Russia, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Cyprus, Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine, Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia (FYROM), Albania, Belarus, Monaco
6 American Countries: the United States, Canada, Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, Chile
2 Oceania Countries: Australia, New Zealand
6 Asian Countries: Korea, Japan, Singapore, Brunei, United Arab Emirates, Qatar
What Are the Requirements & Procedures for Application?
Passport/Travel Document valid for at least 3 months from the date of entry
Confirmed onward ticket to a third country/region
Visa for a third country/region (if needed)
A fully completed Arrival/Departure Card (including name, nationality, passport no., visa no. & issuance place, flight no., purpose of visit, date of birth, gender)
|How to apply for 144-hour visa-free transit|
What Are the Eligible Transit Ports?
In Guangdong, only 3 airports can issue the 144 hour free transit, and they are Guangzhou Baiyun Airport, Shenzhen Bao'an Airport, as well as Jieyang Chaoshan Airport, so the passengers who want to apply for this policy need to enter Guangdong from the 3 ports. But they are allowed to leave from any port in Guangdong.
The basic information about the 3 ports is as follows:
|Areas Allowed to Stay|
|Airport||Telephone Number||Visa Office Opening Hours|
|Guangzhou Baiyun Airport||0086-20-36066622||24 hours (full year)|
|0086-755-82327700||10:00 to the last flight of the day (full year)|
|0086-663-3828770||24 hours (full year)|
Areas Allowed to Stay
Passengers are allowed to travel or conduct business in the whole Guangdong Province if using the 144-hour visa-free transit, including Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Zhuhai, and Dongguan. It's not allowed to get of the province.
What Can You Do during the 144 Hours?
Sightseeing the Landmarks of Cities
3-day private tour to landmarks
A brief tour for transit passengers
Visit Splendid China & Folk Villages
Conducting Business Activities
Enjoying Famous Cantonese Cuisine
Taking Cruise Tours
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