MEXICAN CITIZENS VISITING NETHERLANDS
TRAVEL INFO AND ETIAS REQUIREMENTS
An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every Mexican citizen for short-stay period in Netherlands starting from 2021.
A valid passport is required to enter Netherlands. All tourists entering Dutch territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Dutch 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 Mexico 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 Mexican citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.
Dutch 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 Dutch 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), tobacco (1Kg).
- Alcohol: Spirits over 22% volume (10L), alcoholic beverages under 22% volume (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).
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 the Netherlands 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 Mexican diplomatic offices in Netherlands
List of Dutch diplomatic offices in Mexico
Consulate of Netherlands in Veracruz, United Mexican States
Address: Morelos 121-Col.Centro, 91700 Veracruz,Ver
Phone: 00-52-229-9230504/ 9230500/ 9226312
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-13:30 and 16:00-18:30
Consulate of Netherlands in Tampico, United Mexican States
Address: Agencia Consignataria Ultramar, S.A. de C.V., Celle Violeta no. 112 Fraccionamlento, Villa de Las Flores, 89600 Atamira, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Fax: 00-52-833-2646900/03 ext. 108
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-19:00
Consulate of Netherlands in Monterrey, United Mexican States
Address: Emilio Carranza Poniente 1459, Palo Blanco, 66236 Garza Garcia, N.L, Mexico
Phone: 00-52-81-83364884/ 83366345/ 83384481
Consulate of Netherlands in Merida, United Mexican States
Address: Calle 64 Nr. 418 entre 47 y 29
Phone: +52-999-9243122 +52-999-9244147 +52-999-9240362 +52-999-9244147
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 08:00-17:00
Consulate of Netherlands in Mazatlan, Mexico
Address: Avenida Camaron-Sabalo 6300, 82110 Mazatlan, Sin., Mexico
Phone: 00-52-669-9880047/ 9880326/ 9135155
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-13:00 and 15:30-18:30
Consulate of Netherlands in Guadalajara, United Mexican States
Address: Av. Vallarta 5500 - 2. Piso, Lomas Universidad, 45020 Guadalajara, Jal
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-14:00 and 16:30-19:00
Consulate of Netherlands in Cancun, Mexico
Address: p/a Martinair, Area de Oficinas de Aerolineas, Planta Alta Terminal 2, Aeropuerto de Cancun, 77565 Cancun, Q. Roo
Phone: 00 52 998 886 00 70 / 998 886 01 34
Fax: 00 52 998 886 01 28
Office Hours: Monday-Friday 09:00-14:00 Saturday 09:00-12:00
Embassy of Netherland in Mexico
Address: Avenida Vasco de Quiroga 3000, Edificio Calakmul, piso 7, Colonia Santa Fe, 01210 Mexico D.F.
Phone: (+52) 5552589921
Fax: (+52) 5552588138
Office Hours: The opening hours for the public are: Monday-Thursday: 08.30-13.00 and 14.00-17.00 Friday: 08.30-13.30
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Area: 41,526 KM2
Timezone: UTC/GMT +1 hour
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Calling Code: +31
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