Romania Digital Nomad Visa – How to apply?

Digital Nomad Visa in Romania

If you are thinking of spending some time working remotely in a European country, surrounded by castles and history, Romania and its Digital Nomad visa can be an excellent opportunity.

As of December 2021, the program for digital nomads looking to work remotely from Romania will start. This way, Romania joins countries such as Croatia, Iceland, and Malta among others that offer this type of visa for digital nomads.

How to apply for the Digital Nomad Residence Permit in Romania?

What is the Romanian Digital Nomad Visa?

It is a permit that allows the applicant to reside on the territory of Romania for one year while working remotely for a foreign company. It is possible to apply for the extension of this permit for an additional year.


What are the requirements to apply?

The requirements to apply for a visa in Romania are:

  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Not to have a criminal record.
  • To have a place of residence in the country.
  • To have medical insurance that covers the stay in Romania.
  • Prove that you work for a company coming from a country outside Romania or that you own a company.
  • Have an average income 3 times higher than the average salary in Romania. For this reason, it is necessary to have a monthly income higher than 3,600 euros per month.


How to apply for a visa for Romania?

To apply for a visa for digital nomads in Romania it is necessary to enter the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website and complete the form.

The process is online. At the time of completing the form must be attached:

  • Medical insurance covering the entire stay in Romania.
  • Proof of employment relationship with a foreign company.
  • Proof of income for the last six months averaging more than 3,600 euros.
  • Criminal record.
  • Motivational letter with the reasons for applying for the Romanian visa.
  • Transportation ticket to enter the country (plane, train, bus, etc.).


How long is the visa for digital nomads in Romania valid for?

The visa for digital nomads in Romania has a duration of 12 months. This duration can be extended, in case of continuing to comply the initial requirements, for an equal period of 12 months.



  • You will be able to enjoy a country full of history and incredible landscapes.
  • Romania is a country with a cheap cost of living.
  • The application process is easy and fast.


Where do expats live in Romania?

  • Bucharest
  • Timiosara
  • Brasov
  • Cluj-Napoca
  • Sibiu
  • Mamaia