Ecuador Visa Information

Updated: 27th September 2023

Visa Procurement

Please be advised that visa requirements are subject to change and that visa procurement is the responsibility of the traveller and not On The Go Tours. Please also ensure that your passport is valid for at least 6 months from your planned date of departure from Ecuador.

After booking your holiday, please provide us with your passport details as soon as possible so that we can book any domestic flights tickets included within the tour.

Visa Requirements

UK, US, Canadian, South African, Australian and New Zealand passport holders do not require a visa for entry into Ecuador.

Departure Tax: Please note there is a $USD25 departure tax when leaving Ecuador.

If you are a passport holder of another nationality, check Project Visa for more information on visa requirements for Ecuador.

Visiting the Galapagos Islands

As the Galapagos Islands are technically a part of Ecuador, you will need a visa for Ecuador if you are visiting the archipelago. This applies whether or not you are visiting Quito or elsewhere on the mainland.

See Also

To help further planning of your holiday to Ecuador, take a look at our handy Travel Guide resources:

Best Places to Visit - top sites in Ecuador that should be included on your visit
Best Time to Visit - Ecuador's weather and climate
Top Travel Tips - time, voltage, money and health in Ecuador
Style of Travel - what to expect on our Ecuador group tours

Ecuador Trip Styles