The Korea Herald


[Graphic News] S. Korea’s passport ranks 3rd most powerful

By Nam Kyung-don

Published : Oct. 17, 2019 - 18:25

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The South Korea passport has nearly topped the list as the world’s most powerful, offering citizens access to 188 countries without a visa in advance, tying it with Germany and Finland, according to the Henley Passport Index.

Singapore and Japan shared the No. 1 spot with access to 190 countries.

Denmark, Italy and Luxembourg hold the next spot with 187 countries, while France, Sweden and Spain ranked one lower with 186 countries, according to the report.