Nigeria was having visa-free access to 61 countries and 57th position in the world ranking but the 2016 ranking has seen Nigeria drop to 92nd in the world ranking and visa-free access to 45 countries.

German citizens currently hold the world’s most powerful passport as they can visit 177 countries without a visa, while US tourists can travel to 174.
British holidaymakers have visa-free access to 175 countries, two less than German citizens and one more than Americans.


1. Germany - 177 Countries.

2. Sweden - 176 Countries.

3. Finland, France, Italy, Spain, UK - 175 Countries.

4. Belgium, Denmark, Netherlands, US - 174 Countries.

5. Austria, Japan, Singapore - 173 Countries.

6. Canada, Ireland, Luxembourg, Norway, Portugal, South Korea, Switzerland - 172 Countries.

7. Greece, New Zealand - 171 Countries.

8. Australia - 169 Countries.

9. Malta - 168 Countries.

10. Czech Republic, Hungary, Iceland - 167 Countries.

11. Slovakia - 165 Countries.

12. Liechtenstein, Malaysia, Slovenia - 164 Countries.

13. Latvia - 163 Countries.

14. Estonia, Lithuania - 162 Countries.

15. Poland - 161 Countries.

16. Monaco - 160 Countries.

17. Cyprus - 159 Countries.

18. San Marino - 156 Countries.

19. Chile - 155 Countries.

20. Hong Kong - 154 Countries.

21. Brazil, Bulgaria, Romania - 153 Countries.

22. Andorra, Argentina - 152 Countries.

23. Brunei Darussalam - 151 Countries.

24. Croatia - 149 Countries.

25. Israel - 147 Countries.

26. Barbados - 141 Countries.

27. Bahamas - 140 Countries.

28. Mexico - 139 Countries.

29. Taiwan, Uruguay - 137 Countries.

30. Antigua and Barbuda, Vatican City - 134 Countries.

31. Seychelles - 133 Countries.

32. St. Kitts and Nevis, Venezuela - 132 Countries.

33. Costa Rica - 131 Countries.

34. Trinidad and Tobago - 130 Countries.

35. Mauritius - 128 Countries.

36. Panama - 127 Countries.

37. Paraguay, St Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines - 125 Countries.

38. United Arab Emirates - 122 Countries.

39. Grenada - 121 Countries.

40. Macau - 120 Countries.

41. Dominica, Honduras - 119 Countries.

42. Guatemala - 116 Countries.

43. El Salvador, Serbia - 115 Countries.

44. Samoa - 112 Countries.

45. Macedonia - 111 Countries.

46. Nicaragua, Tonga, Vanuatu - 110 Countries.

47. Montenegro - 107 Countries.

48. Russia - 105 Countries.

49. Palau - 104 Countries.

50. Colombia - 103 Countries.

51. Turkey - 102 Countries.

52. Bosnia Herzegovina, Moldova - 101 Countries.

53. Albania - 98 Countries.

54. South Africa - 97 Countries.

55. Belize - 94 Countries.

56. Peru, Solomon Islands - 86 Countries.

57. Guyana, Kuwait, Timor-Leste, Tuvalu - 82 Countries.

58. Ecuador, Fiji, Ukraine - 81 Countries.

59. Maldives, Nauru - 80 Countries.

60. Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Qatar - 79 Countries.

61. Jamaica - 78 Countries.

62. Papua New Guinea - 77 Countries.

63. Micronesia - 75 Countries.

64. Suriname - 74 Countries.

65. Bahrain - 73 Countries.

66. Bolivia, Botswana - 72 Countries.

67. Oman, Thailand - 71 Countries.

68. Namibia - 70 Countries.

69. Lesotho, Saudi Arabia - 69 Countries.

70. Kenya - 68 Countries.

71. Belarus, Gambia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Malawi, Swaziland - 67 Countries.

72. Tanzania, Tunisia - 65 Countries.

73. Ghana - 64 Countries.

74. Zambia - 63 Countries.

75. Azerbaijan - 62 Countries.

76. Cape Verde, Philippines - 61 Countries.

77. Uganda - 60 Countries.

78. Benin, Cuba, Morocco, Zimbabwe - 59 Countries.

79. Indonesia, Kyrgyzstan - 58 Countries.

80. Armenia - 57 Countries.

81. Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, Mongolia - 56 Countries.

82. Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Togo - 55 Countries.

83. Dominican Republic, Sao Tome, Principe - 54 Countries.

84. Tajikistan - 53 Countries.

85. India, Mali, Uzbekistan - 52 Countries.

86. Bhutan, Guinea-Bissau, Mozambique, Sierra Leone - 51 Countries.

87. Cambodia, China - 50 Countries.

88. Chad, Egypt, Gabon, Turkmenistan - 49 Countries.

89. Algeria, Central African Republic, Haiti, Madagascar, Rwanda - 48 Countries.

90. Comoros, Jordan, Laos, Vietnam - 47 Countries.

91. Guinea - 46 Countries.

92. Angola, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria - 45 Countries.

93. Congo (Republic of), Djibouti - 44 Countries.

94. Liberia - 43 Countries.

95. Burundi, North Korea, Myanmar - 42 Countries.

96. Bangladesh, Congo (Democratic Republic of), Lebanon, Sri Lanka - 39 Countries.

97. Kosovo, South Sudan, Yemen - 38 Countries.

98. Eritrea, Ethiopia, Iran, Nepal, Palestinian Territory, Sudan - 37 Countries.

99. Libya - 36 Countries.

100. Syria - 32 Countries.

101. Somalia - 31 Countries.

102. Iraq - 30 Countries.

103. Pakistan - 29 Countries.

104. Afghanistan - 25 Countries.


Source: The Henley&partners visa restriction index 2016

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