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COLOMBIAN CITIZENS VISITING POLAND


TRAVEL INFO AND ETIAS REQUIREMENTS

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

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Documents
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.


Visa
A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of Colombia 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 authorization will become a mandatory requirement for every Colombian 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.


Minors
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 Colombian diplomatic offices in Poland


Embassy of Colombia in Warsaw, Poland

Address: Ul Zwyciezcow 29 03-936, Warsaw, PolandCheck on map


Phone: 009 48 22 6177157


Fax: 009 48 22 6176684


Email: evarsovia@minrelext.gov.co



List of Polish diplomatic offices in Colombia


Embassy of Poland in Bogota

Address: Calle 104a, No 23-48, PO Box 101363Check on map


Phone: (+57-1) 2140400, 2142931


Fax: (+57-1) 2140854


Email: jacek.perlin@msz.gov.pl


Website: http://www.bogota.polemb.net


Consulate of Poland in Colombia

Address: Carrera 57 nr 72-44Check on map


Phone: (+57-5) 3452630, 3459361, 3688058


Fax: (+57-5) 3562734


Email: gerencia@arriendosdelnorte.net


Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Poland in Ibagué

Address: Carrera 3 No 3-47 Hotel International Casa Morales B/la Pola, Ibagué Tolima, , -, -, -


Phone: (00-57) 315-390-3361


Fax: (00-57-1) 263-76-20


Email: consuladopoloniaibaque@hotmail.com


Website: http://-


Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Poland in Cartagena de Indias

Address: Carrera 3 No. 8-129, Oficina 1501, edif. Centro , Ejecutivo Bocagrande, , -, -, -


Phone: (00-57) 311-657-6545


Fax: (00-57-5) 665-29-68


Email: benny.schuster@ibsseguros.com


Website: http://-


Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Poland in Medellin

Address: Calle Circular 4 No. 66B-09, , -, -, -, -Check on map


Phone: (00-57) 311-516-9240


Fax: (00-57-4) 230-85-64


Email: grestrepos@grupoargos.com


Website: http://-



Medical Information

Recommended vaccines

  • Routine Vaccines
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabies

About Poland

Capital: Warsaw
Languages:
  • 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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Travel info for Poland