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An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every Chilean citizen for short-stay period in Poland starting from 2021.


A valid passport is required to enter Poland. All tourists entering Polish territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Polish authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.

A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of Chile who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every Chilean citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.

Custom Regulations
Polish custom regulates and blocks the importing of several dangerous items such as weapons (the traveler must hold a valid European Firearm Pass), legal and illegal drugs.
Goods can be imported into Polish territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:

If arriving from a non-EU country:

  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), cigars (50), loose tobacco (250g).
  • Alcohol: 1L of spirits with more than 22% alcohol by volume (1L), light liquor (2L), wine (4L), beer (16L).
  • Perfume: Perfume (50g) and of eau de toilette (0.25L)

If arriving from an EU Member State:
  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (800), cigarillos (400), cigars (200), smoking tobacco (1kg).
  • Alcohol: Spirits over 22% (10L), fortified wine or spirits up to 22% (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).

The export of items crafted before 9 May 1945 is prohibited without an export permit.

Currency Restriction
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Poland with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.

Children aged up to 15 (included) years of age will be exempted from requiring a passport if traveling with companions (parents or grandparents) or guardian if:

  • Children have the same nationality as the companion
  • Children’s names are included in the passport of the companion.

List of Chilean diplomatic offices in Poland

Honoray Consulate of Chile in Cracovia, Poland

Address: ul. Florianska 3, Krakow 31-019, Cracovia, PolandCheck on map

Phone: 48-12-422 8907

Fax: 48-12-422 8907


Honorary Consulate of Chile in Gdansk, Poland

Address: Ul.Swietojanska 135/5, 81-401 Gdynia

Phone: 48-58-6227425

Fax: 48-58-6221406


Embassy of Chile in Warsaw, Poland

Address: Ul. Okrezna 62 02-925, Warsaw, PolandCheck on map

Phone: 48(22) 858 2333

Fax: 48(22) 858 2329



List of Polish diplomatic offices in Chile

Embassy of Poland in Santiago, Chile

Address: Mar del Plata 2055, Providencia, Santiago de ChileCheck on map

Phone: (56 2) 204 12 13, 223 6341

Fax: (56 2) 204 9332



Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Poland in Concepción

Address: O`Higgins 630 of. 605, ConcepcionCheck on map

Phone: (00-5651) 236 290

Fax: (00-5651) 204 171


Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Poland in La Serena

Address: Arturo Pratt 446, La SerenaCheck on map

Phone: (00-5651) 204 330

Fax: (00-5651) 204 310


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About Poland

Capital: Warsaw
  • Polish 96.2%;
  • Polish and non-Polish 2%;
  • non-Polish 0.5%;
  • Unspecified 1.3%

Area: 312,685 KM2
Population: 38,500,000
Timezone: UTC/GMT +1 hour
Currency: Zloty (PLN)
Calling Code: +48

Power Sockets

Type C European 2-pin  C European 2-pin
Type E French 2-pin  E French 2-pin

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