Complete Guidelines to get Iran visa

Please note:
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all non-immigrant, non-citizen air travelers to the Iran will be required to be fully vaccinated and to provide proof of vaccination status prior to boarding an airplane to the Iran.

If you need to apply for Iran Visa, proceed reading this Steps and tips which are the ultimate guideline of Iran visa application process

Everyone wishing to enter Iran, under any reason, depending on his/her country, must give him/her request to receive visa.
There are certain countries that their citizens not need to apply for visa and be eligible to travel to Iran without a visa. Currently There are 11 countries around the world that can enter to Iran without a Visa, just with their passport!

They include the citizens of the:
Republic of Azerbaijan (up to 90 days)
Bolivia (up to 30 days)
Turkey (up to 90 days)
Syria (up to 90 days)
Lebanon (up to 30 days)
Georgia (up to 45 days)
Armenia (up to 90 days)
Venezuela (up to 15 days)
Egypt (up to 20 days)
Malaysia (up to 15 days)
China (up to 21 days)
But for others they must get Visa.

There are two way for apply Iran visa those who want to come Iran

From Embassy

You must go to embassy of Iran and apply for Iran visa there

Visa On Arrival

In this case, you can apply for all Iranian International Airports.
This is not available for the following country nationalities and if you are from these countries, you have to apply for a Visa through one of the Iran Embassies or Consulates in your country.

They are:

Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Canada, Colombia, India, Iraq, Jordan, Libya, Nepal, Pakistan, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, United Kingdom, United States, Yemen.

Procedure and Steps to get Visa of Iran

Figure out which Iran visa type you need

The first step in applying for an Iran visa is determine that what is your purpose of trip to Iran?

Tourist Visa
Visa for Foreign citizens who intend to travel to Iran for tourist purposes. This visa is issued with a stay of 30 days in Iran and a validity of 90 days from the date of issue. This means that from the date of issuance of the visa at the embassy, the applicant has a maximum of 90 days to enter Iran.

VFR (visiting family and relatives) Visa
Foreign nationals who intent to travel to Iran to visit their Iranian relatives can apply for a VFR visa.

Pilgrimage (Ziarat) Visa
Visa for Foreign Muslims who intend to pilgrimage to holy places in Iran. Transit Visa
Visa which allows foreign citizens to pass through Iran with no purpose of stay.

Business Visa

Study Visa
Visa for foreign students or religious scholars who intend to study in Iran

Medical Visa
Visa for foreign citizens who wish to travel to Iran for medical purposes and have already received an approval letter from one of the authorized medical centers

Fill the below form online

you must fill and submit Visa form Securely
-Full Name, Marital Status, Visa Type, Type of passport, Nationality
-recent Personal photo
-Passport Copy
-Date & Place of Birth
-Address
-Email
-Passport Number
-Dates of travel /stay at your destination
-Scanned image files of Passport pages( a vital part of your visa application)
-It must be: in color, in .jpg or .jpeg file format, less than 500 KB in file size,  sized in 400*600 pixels
-Place of Issue *
The embassy or Consulate at which you wish to either submit your documents or collect visa.
In addition Iran Embassy in your country, it can be also on arrival type in the Imam Khomeini International Airport- Teran,
Mashhad International Airport, Shiraz International Airport, Ahvaz International Airport, Bandar Abbas International Airport, Isfahan International Airport, Kerman Airport
Kish International Airport, Larestan International Airport (Lar), Mehrabad International Airport (Tehran), Qeshm international Airport, Tabriz International Airport, Urmia Airport.

Pay the Fee

For those who plan to pick up their visa at the airport, the authorization with Discover Qom costs €14 (paid online), and your visa fee depends on your Passport country, which you need to pay in cash at the airport.
For those who plan to pick up their visa from the embassy of Iran in any other country, the authorization with Discover Qom costs €24 (paid online), and your visa fee depends on your Passport country, which you need to pay in cash at the embassy

Wait for processing
Check your email after 3 business day. you should wait until your application pass all required process and receive your authorization code

in final:

get your visa at an Iranian embassy/airport when you arrive in Iran
Note: You must submit a hardcopy of Grant Notice to the Visa-On-Arrival counter at the airport

Fill out Form, We'll contact you!

Visa Type

Place of Issue

8 + 15 =

Applications