Visa Hassle Factor ™

Visa Guru has a unique scoring system which scores each country embassy to evaluate the ‘hassle factor' involved in obtaining a visa from that embassy. Our set of criteria are based on fees charges, wait for an appointment, length of wait at the appointment, information provided and use of premium rate numbers and user experience. This criteria is based on first hand experience by users like you and as the popularity of Visa Guru grows the Visa Hassel Factor will evolve and change.

Visa Guru's scoring system enables you to decide whether you want the hassle involved in visiting that country or whether you could visit another country with a lesser hassle factor score. If you really need to travel to a country with a high hassle factor score then at least you will know what to expect.

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rating Avoid if possible. Terrible experience & bureaucracy. Triple check your documents.

ratingrating Avoid if possible. Bad experience & bureaucracy. Double check your documents.

ratingratingrating The experience was similar to that of a queue at a buffet, annoying but I still managed to get food.

ratingratingratingrating What a breeze. Felt like I was on holiday already.

ratingratingratingratingrating Great service. A real pain free experience.


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 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Afghanistan Okay Search Afghanistan travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Albania Search Albania travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Algeria Search Algeria travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating American Samoa Search American Samoa travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Andorra No visa required. Visa for France/Spain Required Search Andorra travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Angola Search Angola travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Antigua And Barbuda Search Antigua And Barbuda travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Argentina Search Argentina travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Armenia Search Armenia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Aruba Search Aruba travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Australia Fairly easy Search Australia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Austria Search Austria travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Azerbaijan Expensive Search Azerbaijan travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Bahamas Search Bahamas travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Bahrain Search Bahrain travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Bangladesh Search Bangladesh travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Barbados Search Barbados travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Belarus Search Belarus travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Belgium VFS Hassle Search Belgium travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Belize Search Belize travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Benin Yellow Fever/Typhoid/Malaria protection required Search Benin travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Bermuda Search Bermuda travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Bhutan Search Bhutan travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Bolivia Yellow Fever Certificate Required Search Bolivia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Bosnia And Herzegovina Search Bosnia And Herzegovina travel deals
Botswana Search Botswana travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Brazil Search Brazil travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Brunei Search Brunei travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Bulgaria Schengen Hassle Search Bulgaria travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Burkina Faso Search Burkina Faso travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Burma Search Burma travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Burundi Yellow Fever Certificate Required Search Burundi travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Cambodia Search Cambodia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Cameroon Vaccines Required Search Cameroon travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Canada Search Canada travel deals
Cape Verde Search Cape Verde travel deals
Cayman Islands Search Cayman Islands travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Central African Republic French Embassy deals with Central African Republic visas Search Central African Republic travel deals
Chad Search Chad travel deals
Chile Search Chile travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating China Search China travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Colombia Search Colombia travel deals
Comoros Search Comoros travel deals
Congo Search Congo travel deals
Congo, The Democratic Republic Of The Search Congo, The Democratic Republic Of The travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Costa Rica Search Costa Rica travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Croatia Search Croatia travel deals
Cuba Search Cuba travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Cyprus Search Cyprus travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Czech Republic Search Czech Republic travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Denmark VFS Hassle Search Denmark travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Djibouti Search Djibouti travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Dominica Search Dominica travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Dominican Republic Search Dominican Republic travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Ecuador Expensive Search Ecuador travel deals
Egypt Search Egypt travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating El Salvador Very helpful Search El Salvador travel deals
Equatorial Guinea Search Equatorial Guinea travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Eritrea Search Eritrea travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Estonia Search Estonia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Ethiopia Search Ethiopia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Fiji Search Fiji travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Finland Search Finland travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating France Need your life story Search France travel deals
French Guiana Search French Guiana travel deals
French Polynesia Search French Polynesia travel deals
Gabon Search Gabon travel deals
Gambia Search Gambia travel deals
Georgia Search Georgia travel deals
 hassle factor rating Germany Search Germany travel deals
Ghana Search Ghana travel deals
Gibraltar Search Gibraltar travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Greece Relatively Cheap Search Greece travel deals
Guadeloupe Search Guadeloupe travel deals
Guatemala Search Guatemala travel deals
Guinea Search Guinea travel deals
Guinea-Bissau Search Guinea-Bissau travel deals
Guyana Search Guyana travel deals
Haiti Search Haiti travel deals
Honduras Search Honduras travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Hong Kong Search Hong Kong travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Hungary Search Hungary travel deals
Iceland Search Iceland travel deals
India Search India travel deals
Indonesia Search Indonesia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Iran Expensive Search Iran travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Iraq Search Iraq travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Ireland Search Ireland travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Israel Cheap but want life story Search Israel travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Italy Many documents needed! Search Italy travel deals
Jamaica Search Jamaica travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Japan Search Japan travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Jordan Search Jordan travel deals
Kazakhstan Search Kazakhstan travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Kenya Search Kenya travel deals
Kiribati Search Kiribati travel deals
Kuwait Search Kuwait travel deals
Kyrgyzstan Search Kyrgyzstan travel deals
Laos Search Laos travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Latvia Search Latvia travel deals
Lebanon Search Lebanon travel deals
Lesotho Search Lesotho travel deals
Liberia Search Liberia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Libya Search Libya travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Liechtenstein Must apply at Swiss Embassy Search Liechtenstein travel deals
Lithuania Search Lithuania travel deals
Luxembourg Search Luxembourg travel deals
Macedonia Search Macedonia travel deals
Madagascar Search Madagascar travel deals
Malawi Search Malawi travel deals
Malaysia Search Malaysia travel deals
Maldives Search Maldives travel deals
Mali Search Mali travel deals
Malta Search Malta travel deals
Martinique Search Martinique travel deals
Mauritania Search Mauritania travel deals
Mauritius Search Mauritius travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Mexico Search Mexico travel deals
Moldova Search Moldova travel deals
Monaco Search Monaco travel deals
Mongolia Search Mongolia travel deals
Montenegro Search Montenegro travel deals
Morocco Search Morocco travel deals
Mozambique Search Mozambique travel deals
Namibia Search Namibia travel deals
Nepal Search Nepal travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Netherlands Fairly staight forward, human answers telephone Search Netherlands travel deals
Netherlands Antilles Search Netherlands Antilles travel deals
New Caledonia Search New Caledonia travel deals
New Zealand Search New Zealand travel deals
Nicaragua Search Nicaragua travel deals
Niger Search Niger travel deals
Nigeria Search Nigeria travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating North Korea Do do have the right Korea? Search North Korea travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Norway Search Norway travel deals
Oman Search Oman travel deals
Pakistan Search Pakistan travel deals
Panama Search Panama travel deals
Papua New Guinea Search Papua New Guinea travel deals
Paraguay Search Paraguay travel deals
Peru Search Peru travel deals
Philippines Search Philippines travel deals
Poland Search Poland travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Portugal Fairly hassle free, long wait to pay fee Search Portugal travel deals
Qatar Search Qatar travel deals
Reunion Search Reunion travel deals
Romania Search Romania travel deals
Russia Search Russia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Rwanda Search Rwanda travel deals
Sao Tome And Principe Search Sao Tome And Principe travel deals
Saudi Arabia Search Saudi Arabia travel deals
Senegal Search Senegal travel deals
Serbia Search Serbia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Seychelles Great, enjoy this visa free island Search Seychelles travel deals
Sierra Leone Search Sierra Leone travel deals
Singapore Search Singapore travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Slovakia Human answers telephone Search Slovakia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Slovenia Human answers telephone Search Slovenia travel deals
Somalia Search Somalia travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating South Africa Search South Africa travel deals
South Korea Search South Korea travel deals
Spain Need to triple check you have all the requirements Search Spain travel deals
Sri Lanka Search Sri Lanka travel deals
Sudan Search Sudan travel deals
Suriname Search Suriname travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Swaziland Search Swaziland travel deals
Sweden Search Sweden travel deals
Switzerland Search Switzerland travel deals
Syria Search Syria travel deals
Taiwan Search Taiwan travel deals
Tajikistan Search Tajikistan travel deals
Tanzania Search Tanzania travel deals
Thailand Search Thailand travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Togo Search Togo travel deals
Tonga Search Tonga travel deals
Trinidad And Tobago Search Trinidad And Tobago travel deals
Tunisia Search Tunisia travel deals
Turkey Search Turkey travel deals
Turkmenistan Search Turkmenistan travel deals
Uganda Search Uganda travel deals
Ukraine Search Ukraine travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating United Arab Emirates Expensive Search United Arab Emirates travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating United Kingdom Search United Kingdom travel deals
United States of America Search United States of America travel deals
Uruguay Search Uruguay travel deals
Uzbekistan Search Uzbekistan travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Venezuela Search Venezuela travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Vietnam Search Vietnam travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Yemen Search Yemen travel deals
 hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating  hassle factor rating Zambia Search Zambia travel deals
Zimbabwe Search Zimbabwe travel deals