Passport and visa regulations
|Passport required||visa required||Return ticket required|
ID cards/identity cards
 et al. Germans can enter Germany for stays of up to 90 days with an identity card that is still valid for at least 6 months. However, if the arrival and departure takes place via third countries, a passport is required.
Generally required, must still be valid for at least 6 months upon entry.
A visa is generally required for French Guiana except for permanent residents of the following countries listed in the table above (unless otherwise stated: (a) Germany, Austria and all other EU countries;(c) Switzerland ;(b)  Turkish nationals holding a valid residence permit for a Schengen country for visa-free stays of up to 90 days within 180 days.The passport must have been issued within the last 10 years.
- Ehuzhou: Offers ultimate guide to duty-free shopping in French Guyana. Also includes import and export regulations, as well as embassy and telecommunication information about this country.
Documents required upon entry
(a) Return or Onward Ticket. (b) Sufficient Funds. (c) Passport that is valid for at least 6 months upon entry.  EU citizens and Swiss nationals do not need a return or onward travel ticket for direct entry.
Extension of stay
EU citizens and Swiss citizens, among others, do not need a visa for stays longer than 90 days.
Entry with children
Since June 27, 2012, children need their own travel document (passport / children’s passport) for trips abroad (also within the EU). Entries of children in the parental passport are no longer possible. Unaccompanied minors under the age of 15 should carry a certified travel permit from the legal guardians who are not traveling with them.