World’s most powerful passport list impacted by Ukraine conflict
Tamara Hardingham-Gill and Maureen O'Hare, CNN
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4:04 AM EDT, Mon April 11, 2022
World's most powerful passports: Global citizenship and residence advisory firm Henley & Partners has released its quarterly report on the world's most desirable passports. Click on to find out which passport offers the most access in 2022.
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No.10: The citizens of Lithuania (its capital, Vilnius, is pictured) Poland and Slovakia enjoy visa-free access to 182 destinations. The index does not take current temporary travel restrictions into account.
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No. 9: Hungarian citizens have visa-free or visa-on-arrival access to 183 destinations. (Budapest is pictured).
No. 8: Canada, Australia, Greece, Malta and the Czech Republic have visa-free or visa-on-arrival access to 185 countries.
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No. 7: Belgium, Norway, Switzerland, the United States and New Zealand (Te Anau on South Island is pictured) have visa-free or visa-on-arrival access to 186 destinations.
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No.6: Portuguese passport holders have visa-free access to 187 countries, earning it the fifth spot on the Passport Index, alongside Ireland, France and the UK. (The Portuguese city of Porto is pictured).
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No.5: Swedish passport holders have visa-free access to 188 countries, earning it the fourth spot on the Passport Index, alongside Austria, Denmark and the Netherlands.
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No. 4: The citizens of Finland (pictured), Italy and Luxembourg enjoy visa-free access to 189 countries.