Do I need a visa from SA to Ireland?
South African passport holders do not need to apply for a visa for travel to Ireland at this time.
Can a South African fly to Ireland?
South African visitors can visit the Republic of Ireland without a visa, but need a UK visa in order to enter Northern Ireland. Ireland’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has a full list of countries whose citizens do NOT need a visa to visit Ireland.
How many times can I visit Ireland in a year?
In reality, what anyone thinks here will carry no weight with the immigration authorities. Visitor visas are granted for 90 days and allow you to enter the Republic of Ireland once. As far as we know if you do plan to leave the country and then re-enter, you will need to apply for a re-entry visa before you leave.
Which countries can enter Ireland without visa?
Countries who are exempt from an Ireland visa
|Andorra||Antigua and Barbuda||Australia|
|Chile||Costa Rica||El Salvador|
|Fiji||Guyana||Hong Kong (Special Administrative Region)|
What visa do you need for Ireland?
If you want to come to Ireland for less than 3 months, you should apply for a short stay ‘C’ visa. You should apply for this type of visa if you want to come to Ireland as a tourist or to visit someone, for a business meeting, or to attend a short course. You cannot stay for longer than 3 months on a ‘C’ visa.
What happens if you overstay your visa in Ireland?
Overstaying your visa
If you stay in Ireland longer than your permission to remain permits, you could be liable for prosecution and/or deportation.
How long can I stay in Ireland without a visa?
Entry, Exit and Visa Requirements
U.S. citizens can enter visa-free for tourism or business stays of up to 90 days. There is no minimum passport validity requirement for U.S. citizens entering Ireland.