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Chinese Embassy in Bangladesh

Ambassador: Mr. Yao Wen
Address: Plot 2/4, Road No.3, Block-I, Baridhara, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Tel: +88-02-9887932
Email: chinaemb_bd@mfa.gov.cn

Consular Office of Chinese Embassy in Bangladesh

Tel: +88-02-222260103, 08:30 - 12:30, 14:30 - 17:30
Email: dhaka@csm.mfa.gov.cn
Office Hours: 09:00-12:30 on working days

Visa Application

Ordinary passport holders of Bangladesh need a visa to enter China Mainland. Diplomatic and official passport holders are eligible for a 30-day visa-free stay in China.

All nationals (except holders of Diplomatic and Official passports) are required to hold a valid visa for the HKSAR for whatever purpose (including those who are in transit and remain on the airside). Holders of Diplomatic and Official passports may visit the HKSAR visa-free for a stay not exceeding 14 days.

To Macau, nationals of Bangladesh must apply for a visa in advance.

Visa Fees in Taka

Nationality / Types Regular Visa Fees
Bangladesh Single-Entry  2,400
Double-Entry 3,600
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity 4,800
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity 7,200
The US J type 19,500
Other types except for J type 15,900
Canana All types 6,300
Russia All types 4,300
Other Countries Single-Entry 3,000
Double-Entry 4,500
Multi-Entry with 6-month Validity 6,000
Multi-Entry with 12-month Validity 9,000

 Effective from Dec. 11, 2023 to Dec. 31, 2024. 

Expedited Service Fee per Person

The regular processing time is 4 working days. For urgent cases, you can apply for the expedited service. Moreover, additional service fee will be paid as following: 
Express Service  2,700 Taka
Rush Service 4,000 Taka
 For the exact processing days of each service, please consult the consular office.

Requirements for Application

Basic Requirements

1. Valid passport (at least 6 months before expiration) with blank pages and copy of the data pages and the photo page if it is separate;
2. One completed Visa Application Form with one passport photo.
3. Proof of legal stay or residence status (applicable to those who not applying in their country of citizenship)

Addtional Requirements

L visa for tourism:
For tourism, documents showing the itinerary including round-trip air ticket and proof of hotel reservation are required, or an invitation letter issued by individual/entity should be provided.

Applicants who wish to travel to Tibet, Original Tibet Entry Permit issued by Tibet Tourism Bureau (Tel: 0086-891-6834313, Fax: 0086-891-6834632) is required, applicants can contact a travel agency to get the Tibet Entry Permit for you.

F/M visa for business:
Original and copy of Invitation Letter issued by a relevant entity or individual; Invitation letter or Confirmation letter of invitation from Authorized Unit of China.

X visa for study:
Original and copy of the Admission Letter issued by a school or other entities;
Original and copy of Application Form for Study (JW201, JW202);

Z visa for employment:
Original and copy of Employment License for Foreigners issued by Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security of China, or Work Permit issued by the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs;

Original Invitation Letter or Confirmation Letter issued by authorized departments of Chinese Government;

A Physical Examination Report for Foreigner from local public hospitals.

G visa for transit:
An onward air (train or ship) ticket with confirmed date and seat to the destination country or region.

Bangladesh Profile

Capital: Dhaka

Population: As of 2022, the population of Bangladesh is 170 million, with Bangladeshi accounting for 98% of the total, and 2% other ethnic groups.  

Language: Bengali is the official language, with English widely spoken in education and commercial communities.  
Religion: The four major religions in Bangladesh are Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism and Christianity. Islam is the national religion, covering 88.3% of the population, followed by Hinduism at 10.5%, Buddhism at 0.6%, and Christianity at 0.3%.

Climate: Bangladesh falls within the tropical monsoon climate zone. There are three seasons in a year: the cool season from October to March, the hot season from April to June, and the rainy season from July to September. Therefore the best time to plan a Bangladesh tour is from November to February, as this period experiences most pleasant weather and ideal for outdoor sightseeing.

Tourism: Bangladesh is a captivating country that attracts countless tourists with its rich history and culture, breathtaking natural landscapes, pristine wildlife sanctuaries, and friendly local people.

 Please contact Embassy of Bangladesh in China if  Bangladeshis are in troubles there. 

Related Chinese Embassies in Asia: Brunei, Cambodia, Georgia, New Delhi, India

- Last updated on Mar. 06, 2024 by Gabby Li -
Questions & Answers on Chinese Embassy in Bangladesh
Asked by Abdullah from BANGLADESH | Aug. 17, 2023 05:20Reply
Vaccine requirement for tourist visa
Di we need covid vaccine or test certificate to get tourist visa from Bangladesh - for china ?
Answers (1)
Answered by Hailey | Aug. 17, 2023 23:16

No covid test is needed when applying for a visa. However, a DIY antigen test within 48 hours is needed when you enter China.
Asked by Abdullah from BANGLADESH | Aug. 17, 2023 05:16Reply
Tourist visa for family from Bangladesh
I would like to visit China with my wife and adult son! Can we apply on line from Bangladesh? If so what's the link ?
Answers (1)
Answered by Diana | Aug. 17, 2023 23:08

You can log in the official website to apply for a visa: consular.mfa.gov.cn/VISA/
Asked by Mehedi from BANGLADESH | Aug. 08, 2023 07:37Reply
China F visa, duly authorized invitation
My Chinese inviter is from Qingdao, China. Where he will will contact and in which link he will get duly authorized invitation letter form and where he will submit?
Answers (2)
Answered by Alex | Aug. 09, 2023 00:36

The official invitation letter, TE Letter or PU letter, should be obtained from local Foreign Affairs Bureau in Qingdao. I didn't find any link for the blank form; sorry for that.
Answered by Mehedi | Aug. 09, 2023 05:05

Many thanks for your attention
Asked by Rasel ahmed from BANGLADESH | Aug. 03, 2023 15:10Reply
I want to know if I stay five day in China how much it will be cost for average
I’m planning to visit China and I want to know how much budget I have to collect for the China visit?
Answers (1)
Answered by Mia | Aug. 03, 2023 19:46

It is different in different cities and during different time periods. Whatever, it generally costs between CNY 700 - 3000 per day.
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