Samoan visa for Tongan citizens

A visa is NOT required for Tongan passport holders visiting Samoa for a short-term stay: 60 days.

Visa requirements:

Visa type Purposes Visa requirements Allowed stay
Tourist visa For Tongan citizens to enter Samoa for a short-term tourism purpose. Not required 60 days
Evisa Samoa e-visa for Tongan citizens Not Available
Visa on arrival Samoa visa on arrival for Tongan citizens Not Available

Samoa tourist visa requirements:

  • Holding Tongan passport that is valid for six months beyond the period of the intended stay in Samoa.
  • Proof of onward travel (departure) from Samoa.

If you are looking for Samoa visa information, such as available types of visas, or how to apply from Tonga, we recommend you visit or contact the embassy or consulate of Samoa nearest your place of residence.

  • Tokyo: The Embassy of in Tokyo, ~ 7900.49 kilometers (4909.14 mi) away from Nuku'alofa, Tonga. (Working hours: Open now. Close in 8 hours 25 minutes).
  • Fukushima: The Honorary Consulate of in Fukushima, ~ 7943.66 kilometers (4935.96 mi) away from Nuku'alofa, Tonga. (Working hours: Close now).

Samoa visa applications & requirements (For reference purposes only, please visit the nearest Samoa diplomatic mission offices to Tonga for guidance)

Tourism Statistics Chart

The line chart shows the number of visitors from Tonga traveling to Samoa from 2008 to 2018.

Year Number of visitors (Tonga) estimated Change (%)
2008 12 N/A
2009 12 0.00%
2010 12 0.00%
2011 12 0.00%
2012 13 8.33%
2013 12 -7.69%
2014 12 0.00%
2015 13 8.33%
2016 13 0.00%
2017 15 15.38%
2018 16 6.67%

References: UNWTO.org, World Bank and multiple sources. (This data is for informational purposes only. Please see our disclaimer page for more information.)

Samoa & Tonga comparison

Samoa's area is approximately 2,830 km2 (1,092 sq mi), while the area of Tonga is approximately 720 km2 (277 sq mi). This means Tonga is 3.93 times smaller than Samoa.

As of June 2021, Samoa's population is ~262151 people - 98,179 more people than the population of Tonga.

We have highlighted Samoa & Tonga’s relative positions on world's map for your reference.

Samoa Tonga Difference
Population (est 2021) 262,151 163,972 98179 more people live in Samoa than Tonga
Number of diplomatic missions abroad (est) 3 10 Samoa has 7 fewer diplomatic representations abroad compared with Tonga.
Travel freedom (2021) 94 88 Samoa passport holders can visit 6 more countries and territories without a visa.
Number of foreign missions hosted 13 7 Samoan hosts 6 more foreign missions than Tonga.

Frequently asked questions, answered

How many visitors from Tonga travel to Samoa in one year?

The number of visitors from Tonga visiting Samoa in 2018 was approximately 16.

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  • Apia to Nuku'alofa: 803.90 km (499.52 mi)
  • Travel time: 1 hours 40 minutes

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