Top 10 World's Powerful Passport 2017

Passports and visas are generally necessary travel documents for traveling from one country to another. Some countries have agreements with other countries allowing each other's citizens to travel between them without visas. Some countries maintain strict immigration laws that requires a non-national to provide visa with entry and exit information.

The front cover of contemporary German biometric passport.
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Arton Capital, a global finance advisory company, published 'Passport Index 2017' ranking with 'Visa Free Score' based on the number of countries a passport holder can visit without visa or on arrival.

Here is the top 10 ranked passports with its Visa Free Score.

Rank 10

lovenia, 149
Slovakia, 149
Lithuania, 149
Latvia, 149

Rank 9

Malta, 150
Poland, 150

Rank 8

Hungary, 151

Rank 7

Czech Republic, 152
Iceland, 152

Rank 6

Greece, 153
South Korea, 153
New Zealand, 153
Australia, 153

Rank 5

Malaysia, 154
Ireland, 154
Canada, 154

Rank 4

Italy, 155
Netherlands, 155
Belgium, 155
Austria, 155
Luxembourg, 155
Portugal, 155
Switzerland, 155
Japan, 155

Rank 3

Denmark, 156
Finland, 156
France, 156
Spain, 156
Norway, 156
United Kingdom, 156
United States of America, 156

Rank 2

Singapore, 157
Sweden, 157

Rank 1

Germany, 158

Top 10 World's Powerful Passport 2017 Top 10 World's Powerful Passport 2017 Reviewed by Vasanthakumar Saravanan on January 11, 2017 Rating: 5