EXPLORE BEIJING

72-Hour Visa-Free Transit  

Did you know that foreign visitors who hold passports issued from over 50 countries are able to stay in Beijing for transit for up to 72 hours without a visa?

Few cities on Earth have seen as much history — and humanity — as Beijing. The capital of the world’s most populous country is home to 20 million residents.

Now you can try to absorb all of that history within a 72-hour visa-free window. And Delta's daily non-stop flights from Detroit and Seattle can get you there. 

What You Need to Know

  • You must have confirmed onward airline tickets to a third country
  • You must arrive and depart from the same city
  • Transit time of 72 hours starts at 00:01 on the day following the day of entry

For more information, please visit our website.

The visa is offered to nationals of the following countries:

Albania
Argentina
Australia
Austria
Belarus
Belgium
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Brazil
Brunei
Bulgaria
Canada
Chile
Croatia
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland

France
Germany
Greece
Hungary
Iceland
Ireland
Italy
Japan
Korea (Rep.)
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Macedonia (FYROM)
Malta
Mexico
Monaco
Montenegro
Netherlands

New Zealand
Poland
Portugal
Qatar
Romania
Russian Federation
Serbia
Singapore
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Switzerland
United States of America
Ukraine
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom