1. 53 countries qualified for the 144-hour Visa-free Transit in Shanghai Pudong and Hongqiao Airport
Albania, Argentina, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Chile, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Macedonia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Republic of Montenegro, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Serbia, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States.
According to our experience, some of the countries are not belong to the 144-hours visa free countries, but if your layover time within 24 hours in Beijing, you still can obtain the visa free for 24 hours. Such as: India, Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, Norway, Columbia, Malaysia, Ecuador.
2. Restrictions of the 24/144-hour Visa-free Transit
It only applies to passengers who transit through Shanghai airport. The destination and place of departure cannot be the same. (e.g Los Angeles – Shanghai –Los Angeles).
3. How to get the 24/144- hour Visa-free Transit, please see details at: https://www.shanghailayovertour.com/where-to-get-visa-free-permit/