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According to the SovSpot Passport Ranking Index, the Chinese passport is now ranked 71st. It allows visa-free travel to 74 countries. Overall, it has a medium-low mobility score. Visa-free entry and visas on arrival are available to Chinese passport holders in Thailand, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, and Ukraine. Visas are required for Chinese people to visit around 155 countries across the world. The United States, the European Union, Russia, and Japan are among the countries that require a visa ahead of time.

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China Passport Visa Free Countries

The number of countries China passport holders can enter without a visa (i.e. visa-free countries) is added to the number of countries China passport holders can enter by obtaining a visa on arrival (i.e. visa-on-arrival countries) or an electronic travel authorization (i.e. visa-on-arrival countries) (eTA). There are now 34 visa-free countries for China passport holders, 39 visa-on-arrival countries for China passport holders, and 1 eTA destination. In total, China passport holders can visit 74 countries without a visa, via visa on arrival, or using an eTA. As a result, the China passport is ranked 71 in the world.; In addition to these China visa-free and visa-on-arrival countries, there are 155 other countries where China passport holders require a physical visa or an eVisa (i.e. visa required countries).

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