No - A visa is not required for travel to Panama

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

A visa is not required to transit through Panama on the way to another destination when the traveler is not exiting transit area or passing through customs.


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, and with at least one blank passport page available for stamp(s).


Proof of Travel Arrangements:

Confirmed round-trip or onward airline ticket.


Proof of Sufficient Funds:

You must hold proof of sufficient funds of at least USD $500.00.


Other Requirements:

Valid onward destination visas (if applicable).

Register your trip with the US Embassy:

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. For just $20.00 per traveler, Travisa will complete the State Department Registration for the applicant. Official notifications about travel advisories and warnings will be sent to the traveler registered.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Panama