Uzbekistan Visa Information


In general all foreign nationals are required to obtain a visa to enter Uzbekistan. The general visa requirements are not applicable to the following individuals:
(a) nationals of the CIS (except nationals of Turkmenistan, who do require a visa);
(b) passengers staying for a maximum of 3 days who already hold a visa for Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova or Russian Federation;
(c) transit passengers continuing their journey within 24 hours by the same or first connecting aircraft provided holding valid onward or return documentation and not leaving the transit area.

Visa types and applicable fees:

Type

Duration of stay

Cost (USD)

Tourist and Business (single entry):

7 days

40

 

15 days

50

 

30 days

60

 

3 months

80

 

6 months

120

 

1 year

160

Tourist and Business (multiple-entry):

6 months

150

 

1 year

250

Group:

15 days

15

 

30 days

25


Validity:

Tourist visas are normally single entry and are valid for the duration of the tour. Business visas are Multiple-entry, valid for 6 months in the first instance and extendable.

Application requirements:

1.

Valid passport;

2.

Completed application form;

3.

1 passport-size photo;

4.

Fee, payable on collection of visa;

5.

Stamped, self-addressed envelope, if applying by post;

6.

Evidence of purpose of a visit;

7.

Tourism -

Confirmation of hotel reservation and details of stay;

 

Business -

A business invitation from Uzbekistan providing details of activities to be undertaken and length of stay in Uzbekistan. This letter can be sent directly to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Uzbekistan, who will then contact the Embassy directly, giving permission for the stay.

 

Private -

Letter of invitation from friends/relatives endorsed by the local authorities in Uzbekistan.

Note: Uzbekistan tours and arrangements need to be made with licensed by Uzbekturism company.

Length of application processing:

In general 8 days should be allowed for a tourist visa. Business visas can be obtained more quickly but this should not be relied upon.

Visa application form:

You can download the official visa application forms for applying in the United States of America (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader), Germany (click on Cancel, when user name and password is requested), and Israel. If you don't have any adobe acrobat reader, you can install this free software by clicking here.)

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