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Asked by Tania Sierra from Australia | Aug. 26, 2011 01:29
About:China Consulate in Sydney

Do I need a visa for travelling via Shanghai to Sydney?

I'm Mexican but I live in sydney, I'm traveling via Shanghai next october from Canada to Sydney on my way back to Sydney. Do I need a visa to be in the airport in Shanghai? If I do, how much does it cost, how to apply and how long does it take?

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Answered by Mr.JOHNNASH from United States | Aug. 26, 2011 03:30
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If your stopover in Shanghai Pudong Airport or Shanghai Hongqiao Airport is less than 24 hours and you won't leave the airport, a transit visa is not required. Otherwise, you need a transit visa, you can apply it in Sydney if you are still there. It costs 50 Australian dollars for single entry transit visa, it takes 4 working days for processing, you can submit the visa application directly to China Visa Application Service Center in Sydney.
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