How To Get Iran Passport VISA
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How To Get Iran Passport VISA

How To Get Iran Passport VISA | This article will give you proper guide on how to process VISA to Iran country, Nature of  Iran VISA, Iran VISA passport types, if the first time visiting this page, ‘Good Luck’ Do you want to travel to Iran country for Business, Study or Pleasure? If yes, carefully read How To Get Iran Passport VISA

A citizen of a foreign country who wishes to enter Iran country must first of all obtain a visa. VISA will determine who you are and your entry purpose either for permanent residence or temporary stay.

Before you can apply for an Iran visa, you must have a sponsor in Iran who can issue a Letter of Invitation. Once you receive the Letter of Invitation, you can submit it along with the required documents at an Embassy or Consulate of Iran in your country.
If you are travelling for tourism purposes, you have to contact a travel agent in Iran or a friend or relative who will host you. If you are travelling for business, then the company you are visiting can issue your invitation letter.

Types of Iran Passport VISA:

The types of Iran visas you can apply for based on the purpose of your travel are:

  • Iran Tourist Visa, for people who want to enter Iran simply for tourism purposes. Applicants will need a sponsor such as a travel agency in Iran.
  • Iran Pilgrimage Visa, for muslim foreign nationals who want to do pilgrimage on one of the Holy places in Iran
  • Iran Student Visa, for foreign students or religious scholars and researchers who will study in Iran. Applicants will need a Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status from the science ministry, education ministry, or an accredited academic institution
  • Iran Work Visa, for foreign nationals who intend to work in Iran such as skilled workers and specialists. Applicants will need a labor certificate from their employer in Iran, which is approved by the labor ministry.
  • Iran Transit Visa, issued to travellers who only pass through Iran and do not intend to remain in the country for any extended period of time, such as tourists, drivers, or merchants. Travellers will need a visa for the final destination or other proof of onward travel.
  • Iran Media Visa, which is issued to foreign journalists or film directors. Applicants need a permit from the Media & Public Diplomacy center.
  • Iran Marriage Visa, issued to foreign men who are married to Iranian women as well as their children.
  • Iran Medical Visa, issued to foreign nationals who wish to enter Iran to receive medical attention.

Iran Passport VISA Fee:

Visa Fee Visa on Arrival Fee
From €10 to €100 From €40 to €150*
  • Single entry Up to 90 days $189.00

Requirements

  • Your passport. The passport must be valid for at least six months from the date you intend to travel.
  • Electronic copy of the first page of your passport (for the online application or to send to the travel agency):
    • .jpg or .jpeg format
    • More than 10 kB and less than 500 kB
    • Colored
    • At least 800 x 600 pixels
    • Clear and legible
  • A picture of yourself (electronic):
    • Recent (within the last six months)
    • Colored
    • White or off-white background
    • Your face must be fully visible. You must be staring ahead.
    • Women must wear a headscarf
    • No headgear allowed except for religious purposes. Even in this case, it must not obstruct your face
    • Glasses are not allowed.
  • A travel itinerary, such as your flight tickets.
  • Your CV/resume
  • Travel insurance. As of 2011, it is compulsory to have travel insurance before entering Iran.
  • Paid visa fee
  • For Iran Student Visa:
    • Acceptance from accredited educational center.
    • Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status from the science ministry, education ministry, or an accredited academic institution
  • For Iran Work Visa: Labor certificate from their employer in Iran
  • For Iran Transit Visa: A valid visa for the final destination or other proof of onward travel.
  • For Iran Media Visa: A permit from the Media & Public Diplomacy center.
  • If you apply via mail: A pre-paid and self-addressed envelope to return your documents.
  • Your passport. The passport must be valid for at least six months from the date you intend to travel.
  • Electronic copy of the first page of your passport (for the online application or to send to the travel agency):
    • .jpg or .jpeg format
    • More than 10 kB and less than 500 kB
    • Colored
    • At least 800 x 600 pixels
    • Clear and legible
  • A picture of yourself (electronic):
    • Recent (within the last six months)
    • Colored
    • White or off-white background
    • Your face must be fully visible. You must be staring ahead.
    • If you are a woman, wear a headscarf.
    • No headgear allowed except for religious purposes. Even in this case, it must not obstruct your face.
    • Glasses are not allowed.
  • A confirmed return flight ticket. The return date must be within 30 days of entry.
  • A confirmed hotel reservation.
  • Your CV/resume.
  • If you applied online: The printout of the Grant Notice, issued by the Iran Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
  • If you applied via a travel agency: An invitation letter from the Iranian travel agency submitted to the Iran Ministry of Foreign Affairs at least two days before your arrival.
  • Travel insurance. All international travellers who enter Iran must have valid travel insurance. If you failed to purchase it beforehand, you will have to buy it at the airport.

How To Apply:

You have to apply at the Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs official website:

  1. Start the application here.
  2. You will need an electronic (scanned) copy of your passport as well as a picture.
  3. Make sure to answer all the questions correctly.
  4. Once you have completed all the sections, submit the application.
  5. You will receive a Verification Code in your email, which you have to write on the Verification Page
  6. After you verify your email, you will see a confirmation page with a barcode
  7. Print the page (there is a Print button) and write down the Tracking Code
  8. Use the Tracking Code to track your application
  9. Once your application is processed and approved, you will receive a Grant Notice.
  10. Print it and bring it with you when you travel to Iran, along with the required documents.

Applying for Iran Visa on Arrival at the Airport

Once you arrive at the airport, you have to approach one of the Visa Issuance offices at the airport along with all your documents. There, you have to pay a fee in Euros. They will only accept cash, not cards.

Make sure you have proof of accommodation and travel insurance.

Note: If you are a woman, make sure you wear a headscarf after you land in Iran. You also have to wear long-sleeved shirts and pants or stockings.

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