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Greece

Greece Passport Ranking

The Greek passport currently ranks on the 7th place according to the Guide Passport Ranking Index. It provides visa-free access to 190 countries. This makes it one of the most desirable passports in the world with a very high mobility score. Greek passport holders have visa-free and visas on arrival access to countries such as Brazil, Japan, the United Kingdom, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United States and the entire European Union allowing almost instant travel worldwide. Greek passport holders do however require a visa to enter about 39 destinations in the world.
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Capital
Athens
Local Time
UTC+02:00
Phone Code
+30
Population
10858018
Language
Greek (modern)
Currency
Euro

Greece Passport Ranking

The Greece passport ranking relative to other global passports is calculated by adding up the number of countries that allow Greece passport holders to enter without a visa (i.e. visa-free countries) and those that allow Greece passport holders to enter by obtaining a visa on arrival (i.e. visa-on-arrival countries) or an electronic travel authorization (eTA). There are currently a total of 142 Greece passport visa-free countries, 37 Greece visa-on-arrival countries, and 11 eTA destinations.

Altogether, Greece passport holders can enter a total of 190 destinations—either without a visa, through a visa on arrival, or via an eTA. As a result, the Greece passport ranks 7 in the world.

Separate from these Greece visa-free countries and visa-on-arrival countries, there are 39 additional destinations which Greece passport holders either need a physical visa to enter or an eVisa (i.e. visa required countries).

About Greece

The Hellenic Republic consists of thirteen provinces and is located in the European Union with neighboring Albania, Northern Macedonia, Bulgaria and Turkey. The most important provinces are Attica, Crete and Southern Aegean. Greece has a surface area of 131,957 square kilometers and is therefore the 15th largest country in Europe. Its climate is temperate with mild wet winters and hot dry summers. The terrain is mostly mountainous. It has a long coastline with several beaches, beautiful peninsulas and world renown islands such as Santorini and Mykonos.

The overall population is over 10.7 million people. The capital of the country is Athens, which is also the most populous city with 3.1 million people, followed by Thessaloniki and Patras. The largest airports are Athens International Airport (ATH) with 25 million annual passengers and Heraklion International Airport (HER) with 7.9 million yearly passengers. Athens International Airport has excellent flight frequency to Europe and great connections worldwide.

Greek culture has evolved over thousands of years, with the Greek Orthodox Church as the main religion. The official language of the country is Greek. The legal system is the civil law based on the Roman law. The government type is a parliamentary republic. The chief of state is the elect Ekaterini Sakellaropoupou and the current head of government and Prime Minister is Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

The official currency of the country is the Euro (EUR) with the current exchange rate being EUR 0.84 to the USD. The nation has an open economy, generating a GDP of approximately $310 billion, making it the 21st largest economy in Europe. Its citizens have a per capita income of $29,045. The GDP is mostly made up of 2 key sectors, which are services and agriculture. Its main goods of export are textiles, chemicals, olives, wine, wheat, corn and barley. A major economic contributor is also the tourism industry.

Greece is filled with a variety of urban, natural, historic and ancient tourism destinations. It is known for its ancient Greek historic sites and beautiful resorts. Also, it is an attractive country to visit due to its rich culture and fantastic food. Some of the major destinations include the Acropolis, Santorini, Mykonos, Delphi, Corfu and Rhodes. The country also has 20 UNESCO world heritage sites. This makes it an extremely popular European tourist destination. The nation has a total of approximately 33 million tourists visiting every year with the majority originating from Europe and the United States.

VISA FREE ACCESS
142 Destinations
Albania
Albania
Andorra
Andorra
Anguilla
Anguilla
Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda
Argentina
Argentina
Armenia
Armenia
Aruba
Aruba
Austria
Austria
Bahamas
Bahamas
Barbados
Barbados
Belarus
Belarus
Belgium
Belgium
Belize
Belize
Bermuda
Bermuda
Bolivia
Bolivia
Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba
Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Botswana
Botswana
Brazil
Brazil
British Virgin Islands
British Virgin Islands
Brunei
Brunei
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
Cape Verde
Cape Verde
Cayman Islands
Cayman Islands
Chile
Chile
Colombia
Colombia
Cook Islands
Cook Islands
Costa Rica
Costa Rica
Croatia
Croatia
Curacao
Curacao
Cyprus
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Czech Republic
Denmark
Denmark
Dominica
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
Ecuador
Ecuador
El Salvador
El Salvador
Estonia
Estonia
Eswatini
Eswatini
Falkland Islands
Falkland Islands
Faroe Islands
Faroe Islands
Fiji
Fiji
Finland
Finland
France
France
French Guiana
French Guiana
French Polynesia
French Polynesia
French West Indies
French West Indies
Gambia
Gambia
Georgia
Georgia
Germany
Germany
Gibraltar
Gibraltar
Greenland
Greenland
Grenada
Grenada
Guatemala
Guatemala
Guyana
Guyana
Haiti
Haiti
Honduras
Honduras
Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Hungary
Hungary
Iceland
Iceland
Indonesia
Indonesia
Ireland
Ireland
Israel
Israel
Italy
Italy
Jamaica
Jamaica
Japan
Japan
Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
Kiribati
Kiribati
Kosovo
Kosovo
Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan
Latvia
Latvia
Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Luxembourg
Macao
Macao
Malaysia
Malaysia
Malta
Malta
Marshall Islands
Marshall Islands
Mauritius
Mauritius
Mayotte
Mayotte
Mexico
Mexico
Micronesia
Micronesia
Moldova
Moldova
Monaco
Monaco
Montenegro
Montenegro
Montserrat
Montserrat
Morocco
Morocco
Netherlands
Netherlands
New Caledonia
New Caledonia
Nicaragua
Nicaragua
Niue
Niue
North Macedonia
North Macedonia
Norway
Norway
Palau
Palau
Palestinian Territories
Palestinian Territories
Panama
Panama
Paraguay
Paraguay
Peru
Peru
Philippines
Philippines
Poland
Poland
Portugal
Portugal
Qatar
Qatar
Reunion
Reunion
Romania
Romania
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
Samoa
Samoa
San Marino
San Marino
Sao Tome and Principe
Sao Tome and Principe
Senegal
Senegal
Serbia
Serbia
Singapore
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovakia
Slovenia
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands
South Africa
South Africa
South Korea
South Korea
Spain
Spain
St. Helena
St. Helena
St. Maarten
St. Maarten
St. Pierre and Miquelon
St. Pierre and Miquelon
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Sweden
Sweden
Switzerland
Switzerland
Taiwan
Taiwan
Thailand
Thailand
Timor-Leste
Timor-Leste
Tonga
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkey
Turks and Caicos Islands
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuvalu
Tuvalu
Ukraine
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United Kingdom
Uruguay
Uruguay
Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan
Vanuatu
Vanuatu
Vatican City
Vatican City
Venezuela
Venezuela
Wallis and Futuna
Wallis and Futuna

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