Accessible destinations of Pakistan, according to Henley Passport Index 2021, are grouped in two groups. One group includes the countries where Pakistani passport holders do not require any visa for their travel. The second group also does not need any prior work, as a pass will be available to them upon their entry into the respective country.
Visa-Free Countries for Pakistanis
According to Henley Passport Index 2021, Pakistani passport holders can travel visa-free to ten countries mentioned here,
- Cook Islands
- The Gambia
- St. Vincent and the Grenadines
- Trinidad and Tobago
Visa on Arrival:
By Henley Passport Index 2021, Pakistani passport holders can get an immediate visa upon their arrival at the airport of the following twenty-one countries.
- Cape Verde
- Sierra Leone
- Sri Lanka
Mobility Score of Pakistan
The Islamic Republic of Pakistan has been struggling over the past few years to gain the interests of tourists. In 2019, Pakistan had gained the influence of several foreign tourists. It has earned the mobility score of 42, the maximum until now.
But during the year 2020, amidst the crisis of Covid-19, Pakistan passport ranking suffered a loss with a mobility score of 31.
Taking into account Coronavirus-related border closures, Pakistan did not show any rise in the list. In 2021, Pakistan ranked similar second time in a row on the Henley Passport Index 2021.
Henley Passport Index 2021: Pakistan Ranked 113th on the list
Henley Passport Index is a reliable and authentic ranking of passports of countries all over the globe. The index states countries one can travel to without a visa. The scale of the Henley Passport Index is according to the data collected from International Air Transport Authority (IATA). It ranks 199 different countries and 227 destination locations. Going by the index 2021, Japan and Singapore are on the top of the list giving Japanese authorization to travel visa-free to 192 countries.
According to Henley Passport Index 2021, Pakistan ranked 113th, surpassing Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan. The index 2021 gives Pakistanis a chance of entry to 31 countries without the prior need for a visa.
Among the neighbors of Pakistan, India ranked on 90th, China on 72nd, Iran on 107th, and Afghanistan in 116th position of the index.