You may be able to visit Ireland without applying for a separate Irish visa, if you have an eligible UK (short stay) visitor visa and you are a citizen of an approved country. Read how this works under the Short Stay Visa Waiver Programme.
Which countries I can visit with UK visa?
There are about 35 countries and territories you can visit with a UK visa. UK does not issue long-term visas like the US or Canada. UK tourist visas are mostly short-term (C-Type) visas valid for 6 months.
- Gibraltar (British Territory)
- North Macedonia.
Can UK BRP holder travel to Ireland?
Yes, as long as both the UK visa and leave to enter and remain are still valid and current and the person travelling has passed through UK immigration at least once on foot of them, the UK visa may be used for travel to Ireland.
Do you need a passport to go to Ireland from UK?
British nationals travelling from the UK don’t need a passport to visit Ireland. However, Irish immigration officers will check the ID of all passengers arriving by air from the UK and may ask for proof of nationality, particularly if you were born outside the UK.
How much is UK visa fee?
The visa fees vary from £93 for a visit visa up to 9 months, to £3,250 for a settlement visa as another dependant relative. There are also additional optional Premium Services outside the UK and inside the UK, which can be as cheap as £55 and as expensive as £10,500.
Can I visit Gibraltar with UK visa?
Visas. British nationals don’t need a visa to enter Gibraltar. For further information on entry requirements, check the website of HM Government of Gibraltar.
Which countries do not need visa for Ireland?
*Citizens of these countries do not need a visa from 16 June 2021.
Do I need a visa?
|Honduras||Saint Vincent & the Grenadines||Vatican City|
|Hong Kong (Special Admin. Region)||Samoa||Argentina*|
How can I get permanent residence in Ireland?
General Employment Permit Holders can apply for permanent residency after legally living in Ireland for 5 years. Generally, you can apply for residency after legally living in Ireland for 5 years. This includes General Employment Permit holders. Critical Skills Employment Permit can apply for PR after 2 years.
How much is visa for Ireland?
Current fees are: € 60: Single entry – Short stay ‘C’ visa. € 100: Multiple entry – Short stay ‘C’ visa. Extra charges may apply for some applications, eg consular fees.
What documents do you need to travel to Ireland?
Most people need a valid passport to enter the Republic or Northern Ireland but there are some exceptions:
- If you’re a UK citizen, you can also use official photo identification.
- If you’re an EU citizen, you can also use a national identity card.
Can I fly to Dublin without a passport?
Re: Do you need a passport to travel from UK to Dublin? There is no legal requirement for you to have a passport although all major airlines insist on ID. The only acceptable IDs are driving license and passport.
Can you fly to Ireland without a passport?
Irish and British citizens do not strictly require a passport to travel between the two countries, but some form of (photo) identification is however required. … Passengers who arrive at our ports without current valid documentation may not be allowed to enter either Ireland or Britain.
How long UK visa takes?
You should get a decision on your visa within 3 weeks once you attend your appointment at the visa application centre, if you are applying for a visa to visit the UK: for a holiday or to see family or friends. for a business trip or meeting.
How much is UK visa fee for 6 months?
Standard Visitor visa – for UK, Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey
|Visa types||Visa application fee (USD)|
|Short-term (up to 6 months, single or multiple entry)||137|
|Longer-term (valid for up to 2 years)||520|
|Longer-term (valid for up to 5 years)||943|
|Longer-term (valid for up to 10 years)||1183|
How much bank statement is required for UK visit visa?
You must submit 6 months of bank statements that clearly show your monthly salary and financial commitments. There must not be any large deposits of cash other than your salary. Total savings must be at least twice your proposed UK trip expenses.