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How can I get Iran visa?
How can I get Iran visa?

All nationalities require a visa to visit Iran. Please note that visas are the responsibility of the individual traveler. The visa requirements for your trip vary depending on where you are from.

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Believe us getting an Iran visa is not that much difficult! The steps are easy but note that there is always a little chance of rejection. You can try to get Iran visa yourself but using an agency is the safest and the fastest option. HiPersia will apply for your visa whether you are planning to make your own arrangements or plan to take a tour with HiPersia. Please, keep in mind that Iran visa like all countries requires passports valid for at least 6 months from the moment of departure from the country. Please always start your visa process early, at least 4 weeks before you plan to come to Iran. Below you can see Iran visa information, requirements and forms. If you are travelling to Iran with HiPersia, visa services will be free!

 

Visa Diagram

Visa Diagram

 

Iran visa process

You can see the whole Iran visa process in the chart below. But in General, there are 5 steps to get your visa approval number.

 

It’s very simple! All you have to do is to:

1. filling in the form

2. Send us scanned copy of your passports (Send that to Visa@hipersia.com)

3. Send us a passport sized photo (Send that to Visa@hipersia.com)

4. Pay for your visa

Note: If you have a host the identity document of your host is needed too.

 

We will send your request and your information to the Iran ministry of foreign affairs. Your request will be processed in 4 to 10 working days.
Please note that: for passports from USA and UK and Canada, it takes more than 20 to 45 days.

 

If your request is accepted, MFA will send us your visa authorization number. At this time, an authorization number will be sent to the Iranian embassy or the Iranian airport you nominated in your request form. Your authorization number is valid for 30 days.

 

By this step you should go to the Iranian embassy (or airport if you apply for on arrival Iran visa) with your passport and your authorization number. Your visa will be issued in 1 to 10 working days but it depends on your nationality.

Please note that: your visa is valid for 3 months from the date it is processed into your passport so don’t pick it up too early before you plan to travel to Iran.

 

The steps are done and now you can visit our 7000 year old country. HiPersia wishes you a great trip.

 

   Applying online for your authorization number

 

We will be in touch with you and we will help you from the first step and support you to the last step of getting your Iran visa. Please do not hesitate to ask any questions. Also if you need to change the embassy location after the approval, you have to ask us for applying again.

 

Iran visa on arrival Yes or No?

Today about 70 nationalities can get Iran visa on arrival. Iran visa on arrival "Visa upon Arrival" is available at selected Iranian Airports: Tehran, Isfahan, Shiraz, Mashhad, and Tabriz. Nationals of these countries holding ordinary passports and wishing to visit Iran mainland, can obtain a 15-30 day Tourist Visa upon Arrival at the airports.

 

The Documents you need to get Iran visa on arrival:

 

Do you have an authorization number?

The Iran visa upon arrival process is faster and more convenient if you have the authorization number before. We can apply for your Iran visa and get the authorization number and you will give the authorization number to the airline counter at check in. Airport offices paperwork, take about 20-45 minutes to process your visa and if there is a large group waiting then sometimes longer.
The Documents needed:
1- Your authorization number
2- Passport with empty pages (must have more than 6 months of validity left)
3- Proof of medical travel insurance (including evacuation and repatriation coverage)
4- Pay for the authorization number.

 

Visa Fee

There are two different Iran visa fees:

1. The amount we charge to receive your authorization number and letter of invitation.

2. The other fee is the consular fee which you pay directly to the Iranian embassy or consulate where you will collect your visa. (usually between 60-70 USD, depending on your nationality)

 

Row Country Price for Tourism Visa Row Country Price for Tourism Visa
1 Azerbaijan   0 € 87  Suriname 40 €
2 Argentina   35 € 88  Syria 0 €
3 South Africa   40 € 89  Somalia 80 €
4 Albania   0 € 90  Sierra Leone 80 €
5 Germany   50 € 91  Chile 90 €
6 USA   60 € 92  Serbia 65 €
7 Andorra   50 € 93  Iraq 35 €
8 Angola   70 € 94  Saudi Arabia 30 €
9 Austria   50 € 95  Oman 50 €
10 Ethiopia   15 € 96  Ghana 45 €
11 Jordan   50 € 97  France 50 €
12 Armenia   10 € 98  State of Palestine 30 €
13 Eritrea   25 € 99  Finland 50 €
14 Uzbekistan   45 € 100  Fiji 40 €
15 Spain   50 € 101  Philippines 40 €
16 Australia   100 € 102  Cyprus 50 €
17 Estonia   50 € 103  Kyrgyzstan 30 €
18 Slovakia   50 € 104  Kazakhstan 30 €
19 Slovenia   50 € 105  Qatar 50 €
20 Afghanistan   80 € 106  Costa Rica 40 €
21 Ecuador   25 € 107  Cambodia 20 €
22 Algeria   20 € 108  Cameroon 40 €
23 El Salvador   40 € 109  Canada 50 €
24  UAE   80 € 110  Croatia 35 €
25  Indonesia   20 € 111  South Korea 25 €
26  England   180 € 112  North Korea 0 €
27  Uruguay   30 € 113  Colombia 80 €
28  Ukraine   60 € 114  Democratic Republic of the Congo 120 €
29  Uganda   70 € 115  Kenya 40 €
30
Italy
  50 € 116  Cuba 40 €
31  Republic of Ireland   50 € 117  Comoros 50 €
32  Iceland   50 € 118  Kuwait 40 €
33  Barbados   30 € 119  Gabon 55 €
34  Bahrain   20 € 120  Gambia 70 €
35  Brazil   100 € 121  Granada 40 €
36  Brunei   30 € 122  Georgia 0 €
37  Burundi   60 € 123  Guatemala 40 €
38  Belarus   25 € 124  Guyana 45 €
39  Belgium   75 € 125  Equatorial Guinea 30 €
40  Bulgaria   75 € 126  Guinea-Bissau 25 €
41  Belize   50 € 127  Conakry 45 €
42  Bangladesh   40 € 128  Laos 25 €
43  Benin   30 € 129  Lebanon 20 €
44  Bhutan   30 € 130  Latvia 50 €
45  Botswana   60 € 131  Lesotho 40 €
46  Burkina Faso   60 € 132  Luxembourg 50 €
47  Bosnia and Herzegovina   50 € 133  Poland 50 €
48  Bolivia   0 € 134  Liberia 25 €
49  Paraguay     50 € 135  Libya 20 €
50  Pakistan   40 € 136  Lithuania 50 €
51  Panama   55 € 137  Madagascar 40 €
52  Portugal   75 € 138  Macau 50 €
53  Peru   40 € 139  Malawi 45 €
54  Tajikistan   20 € 140  Malta 40 €
55  Tanzania   40 € 141  Maldives 25 €
56  Thailand   45 € 142  Malaysia 5 €
57  Turkmenistan   40 € 143  Mali 15 €
58  Turkey   0 € 144  Hungary 50 €
59  Trinidad   35 € 145  Morocco 20 €
60  Tobago   35 € 146  Egypt 20 €
61  Togo   35 € 147  Mongolia 45 €
62  Tunisia   25 € 148 Macedonia (FYROM) 30 €
63  Jamaica   35 € 149  Mexico 30 €
64  Djibouti   30 € 150  Mauritania 30 €
65  Chad   70 € 151  Mauritius 40 €
66  Czech Republic   50 € 152  Mozambique 25 €
67  China   85 € 153  Moldova 50 €
68  Denmark   50 € 154  Montenegro 30 €
69  Cape Verde   30 € 155 Myanmar (Burma) 20 €
70  Dominican Republic   50 € 156  Namibia 45 €
71  Rwanda   45 € 157  Nepal 25 €
72  Russia   40 € 158  Norway 50 €
73  Romania   50 € 159  Niger 35 €
74   Zambia   50 € 160  Nigeria 40 €
75  New Zealand   120 € 161  Nicaragua 20 €
76 Zimbabwe   30 € 162  New Zealand -
77  Japan   40 € 163  Venezuela 25 €
78  Côte d’Ivoire   40 € 164  Vietnam 80 €
79  Sri Lanka   25 € 165  Haiti 50 €
80  Singapore   50 € 166  Netherlands 50 €
81  Senegal   30 € 167  India 30 €
82  Eswatini   50 € 168  Honduras 40 €
83  Sweden   50 € 169  Yemen 20 €
84  Switzerland   50 € 170  Greece 50 €
85  Sudan   40 € 171  other countries 40 €
86  South Sudan   25 € 172    

 

Some important points to remember for Iran visa

 

Countries that can’t get Iran visa on arrival:
Citizens of Canada , USA , UK , Colombia , Jordan , Iraq , Afghanistan , Bangladesh , Pakistan , Sri Lanka  and Somali  cannot get Iran visa upon arrival.

 

Iran Visa for Indian citizens 
Indian citizens can get an Iran visa upon arrival. Travel agencies can apply for Indian citizens. Now they can collect thier visa in Iranian embassies and get vis upon arrival. There are three Iranian embassies in India that Indian citizens can collect their visa from: Hyderabad, Mumbai and New Delhi.

 

Iran visa for Afghanistan citizens 
Afghanistan citizens cannot get Iran visa on arrival and travel agencies cannot apply for them. They should apply for Iran visa at one of Iranian embassies but it depends on where their passport is issued from. But in General there are 5 Iran embassies in Afghanistan in Herat, Kabul, Kandahar, Mazar-e-Sharif and Jalalabad.

 

Countries that travel agencies cannot apply for their Iran visa
Afghanistan  and Bangladesh  citizens must go to the Iran’s embassies in their country for an Iranian Visa. Travel agency can not apply the visa for these countries.

 

Iran Visa for American , canadian & U.K .  

All citizen of America, Canada and UK must travel on a group or private tour with a registered guide to be allowed a visa to Iran.

 

Urgent Visa

Visas are available for pick up at Tehran (Isfahan, Shiraz, Mashhad, Tabriz) International Airport on arrival for about 70 nationalities if this method is more convenient.

 

 

Frequently asking questions (FAQ) about Iran visa:

 

 Where is Iran’s embassy in my country?
 Can I get Iran visa on arrival?
 How do I extend my Iran visa?
 I want business/ multiple/ tourist Iran visa
 Ruls of Iran Visa

 

2017-08-17 | by HiPersia Content production unit
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R A
2016/05/31
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Thanks for your information.
Hipersia replied 2016/05/31
Your welcome.
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2015/09/07
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