- Brazilian nationals will be required to obtain a visa when transiting through Mexican airports beginning October 22, 2023
The government of Brazil reminded citizens that beginning October 22, 2023, Brazilian citizens who intend to transit through Mexican airports, with their destination in other countries, including Brazil, must necessarily carry a Mexican tourist visa.
Citizens are exempt from presenting a visa if:
- Present a residence permit in one of the following countries: Canada; US; Japan; UK; Northern Ireland; a country that is part of the Schengen Area; or a member country of the Pacific Alliance
- Hold valid and current visas for Canada; US; Japan; UK; Northern Ireland; or a country in the Schengen Area
For additional information on these changes, check here.
What are the Changes?
The Brazilian government announced that Brazilian nationals will be required to obtain a visa when transiting through Mexican airports beginning October 22, 2023.
Continue to check the government of Brazil’s website for the latest updates and information.
Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Brazil