Royal Caribbean International

Royal Caribbean International is pleased to offer its customers the expertise and experience of VisaCentral, the fast and easy way to obtain a visa, passport and other documents for travel anywhere in the world. You have been directed to this website to get the VisaCentral Visa Application Kit you will need to complete to obtain a travel visa for your upcoming trip.

  • The Visa Application Kits are for US passport holders
  • If you hold a Canadian passport and reside in Canada click here to go directly to the VisaCentral Canada website
  • Non-US passport holders who reside legally in the United States go to the Visas tab to obtain a Visa Application Kit for your nationality or call 800-858-8579.  Please note that many foreign passport holders will require a visa for cruises that visit Canada and other countries, so please check requirements for all ports of call if you hold a foreign passport. 
  • If you do not see your cruise or destination country your cruise line may be obtaining the visa on your behalf.  Click here to see the list.
  • Contact us by email or call 800-858-8579 if you have questions and identify yourself as a Royal Caribbean International guest and reference account 44988

Russia:  If you are taking shore excursions, car tours, or van tours of Russia that have been organized and booked through RCCL, you do not need to secure a Russian visa in advance of sailing.  However, if you intend to travel independently in Russia, you must obtain a Russian visa prior to departing the U.S. 

India:  Please note that Royal Caribbean will accept either the India e-visa OR the India tourist visa.   

Cuba: Cuban tourist visas for U.S. passport holders will be secured by RCCL at a cost of $75 per person.  This fee will be added to your onboard account.  Non U.S. citizens and travelers who were born in Cuba should visit for further instructions and requirements.

Special Note for Asia Sailings:  It is not necessary to obtain a China visa if Sanya is your only port of call in China and if you are taking part in Sanya shore excursions arranged for by the cruise line.  Furthermore, a visa is not requred for travel to Hong Kong. However, if you are traveling to any other part of Mainland China, you must obtain a visa in advance.

Get Your Visa Application Kit

Select your Visa Application Kit and you will be given the choice to download or email it once you have made your selection.

Ship Sailing Date Destination Requiring Visa