Xi'an 72-hour Visa-free Transit
From June 1, 2014, Xi'an offers 72-hour visa-free transit for foreign visitors with third-country visas and transit at Xi'an. Foreign visitors, who hold passports issued by the 51 countries on the 72-hour Visa-free Transit Policy List and stay in Xi'an for transit for up to 72 hours, could apply for a visa-free transit stay in China at the immigration inspection authority at Xi'an Xianyang International Airport. This policy is only applicable for foreign visitors who enter into, stay in and leave from Xi'an. The 51 countries lists as follow:
European Schengen Visa Member Countries (24)
Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland.
Other European Countries (13)
American Countries (6)
Oceanian Countries (2)
Asian Countries (6)