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Iran passport visa free countries 2023

Iran passport holders can travel to various countries around the world, each with distinct visa requirements. There are a total of 43 visa-free travel destinations for Iran passport holders. This comprehensive guide offers detailed information on the destinations that citizens of Iran can visit without a prior visa, including lists of visa-free countries, visa-on-arrival countries, and Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) countries. Additionally, this guide provides details on travel destinations that require a prior visa for Iran passport holders, including both electronic visas (eVisas) and regular visas.

What are the visa-free countries for Iran passport holders

Iran passport holders can travel without a visa to the following 12 countries:
The above list shows all the visa-exempt countries for Iran citizens. However, it is important to recognize that the duration of stay and permissible purposes for travel for Iran citizens in each country are subject to the respective nation's visa regulations. It is essential for Iran passport holders to verify if a visa is required for extended stays beyond the allowed duration of stay or for purposes not encompassed within the Visa Waiver Policy of the destination country.

What countries provide visa on arrival for Iran passport holders?

Iran nationals are eligible for a visa on arrival in the following 29 countries. In most cases, a visa can be obtained at the airport or border crossing point upon arrival. Fees, validity, and allowed duration of stay may vary.
Upon arrival at the immigration checkpoint in the destination country, travelers may need to complete the requisite paperwork, provide any necessary documentation, and pay the relevant visa fee. The immigration officer will subsequently issue the visa, granting the visitor authorization to enter and remain in the country for the specified duration and purpose.

Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) Countries for Iran Citizens

Iran passport holders are eligible to obtain an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) prior to visiting the following 2 countries. An eTA is a digital travel document required for eligible travelers who are visa-exempt for a specific country, and it can be obtained online prior to travel.
Many countries with eTA systems have a streamlined and efficient application process, with approval often granted within hours or a few days. It is important to note that eligibility for an eTA varies depending on the traveler's nationality and the destination country. Travelers are advised to always check the specific entry requirements of the destination country before planning their trip.
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Which countries do Iran citizens need to apply for an e-visa?

The following 40 countries require Iran nationals to apply for an electronic visa (eVisa) before traveling. An eVisa is a digital visa that can be applied for online and, in most cases, sent to the applicant's email. Processing times, fees, and validity may vary among different countries.
The process of getting an eVisa typically involves filling out an online form, providing personal and passport information, uploading necessary documents (such as a passport-sized photo), and paying the visa fee. Once the application has been reviewed and approved, the e-Visa is sent to the applicant, usually via email, in a PDF or other electronic format. The traveler may need to print a copy to take with them when traveling. Requirements for e-Visas may vary depending on the traveler's nationality and the destination country. It is important to check the specific visa requirements for your destination country before planning your trip.

List of Countries Requiring Visas for Iran Citizens

Iran passport holders need to apply for a regular visa before traveling to the following 146 countries:
Afghanistan
Afghanistan
Algeria
Algeria
American Samoa
American Samoa
Andorra
Andorra
Angola
Angola
Anguilla
Anguilla
Argentina
Argentina
Aruba
Aruba
Austria
Austria
Bangladesh
Bangladesh
Barbados
Barbados
Belarus
Belarus
Belgium
Belgium
Belize
Belize
Bermuda
Bermuda
Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba
Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Brazil
Brazil
British Virgin Islands
British Virgin Islands
Brunei
Brunei
Bulgaria
Bulgaria
Canada
Canada
Cayman Islands
Cayman Islands
Central African Republic
Central African Republic
Chad
Chad
Chile
Chile
China
China
Congo
Congo
Costa Rica
Costa Rica
Croatia
Croatia
Cuba
Cuba
Curacao
Curacao
Cyprus
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Czech Republic
Denmark
Denmark
Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
Egypt
Egypt
El Salvador
El Salvador
Equatorial Guinea
Equatorial Guinea
Eritrea
Eritrea
Estonia
Estonia
Eswatini
Eswatini
Falkland Islands
Falkland Islands
Faroe Islands
Faroe Islands
Fiji
Fiji
Finland
Finland
France
France
French Guiana
French Guiana
French Polynesia
French Polynesia
French West Indies
French West Indies
Gambia
Gambia
Germany
Germany
Ghana
Ghana
Gibraltar
Gibraltar
Greece
Greece
Greenland
Greenland
Grenada
Grenada
Guam
Guam
Guatemala
Guatemala
Guyana
Guyana
Honduras
Honduras
Hong Kong
Hong Kong
Hungary
Hungary
Iceland
Iceland
India
India
Indonesia
Indonesia
Ireland
Ireland
Israel
Israel
Italy
Italy
Jamaica
Jamaica
Japan
Japan
Jordan
Jordan
Kiribati
Kiribati
Kosovo
Kosovo
Kuwait
Kuwait
Latvia
Latvia
Liberia
Liberia
Libya
Libya
Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Luxembourg
Mali
Mali
Malta
Malta
Marshall Islands
Marshall Islands
Mayotte
Mayotte
Mexico
Mexico
Monaco
Monaco
Mongolia
Mongolia
Montenegro
Montenegro
Morocco
Morocco
Myanmar
Myanmar
Namibia
Namibia
Nauru
Nauru
Netherlands
Netherlands
New Caledonia
New Caledonia
New Zealand
New Zealand
Nicaragua
Nicaragua
Niger
Niger
Norfolk Island
Norfolk Island
North Korea
North Korea
North Macedonia
North Macedonia
Northern Mariana Islands
Northern Mariana Islands
Norway
Norway
Palestinian Territories
Palestinian Territories
Panama
Panama
Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea
Paraguay
Paraguay
Peru
Peru
Philippines
Philippines
Poland
Poland
Portugal
Portugal
Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico
Reunion
Reunion
Romania
Romania
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
San Marino
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia
Senegal
Senegal
Serbia
Serbia
Slovakia
Slovakia
Slovenia
Slovenia
Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands
South Korea
South Korea
Spain
Spain
St. Maarten
St. Maarten
St. Pierre and Miquelon
St. Pierre and Miquelon
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Sudan
Sudan
Sweden
Sweden
Switzerland
Switzerland
Taiwan
Taiwan
Thailand
Thailand
Tonga
Tonga
Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago
Tunisia
Tunisia
Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan
Turks and Caicos Islands
Turks and Caicos Islands
Ukraine
Ukraine
United Kingdom
United Kingdom
United States of America
United States of America
Uruguay
Uruguay
US Virgin Islands
US Virgin Islands
Vanuatu
Vanuatu
Vatican City
Vatican City
Wallis and Futuna
Wallis and Futuna
Yemen
Yemen
Visa processing times, fees, and required documents vary by the traveler's nationality and the destination country. To obtain a visa, travelers generally need to apply at the destination country's embassy or consulate in their country of origin or country of residence, providing required documents such as a passport, photographs, itinerary, proof of financial means, and other relevant information. It is important to check the specific visa requirements for your destination country before planning your trip to ensure that you have the appropriate documents and permissions for your visit.

The above lists of visa-free destinations for Iran passport holders are subject to change from time to time based on visa agreements between countries, temporary travel restrictions, and entry requirements imposed by countries. It is advised to check before traveling for any additional requirements or temporary restrictions that may be imposed by your travel destination country.

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