Frequently asked questions

How long the Iranian tourist visa processing will take?


The typical wait time for your visa to be processed is normally no more than 4-5 working days. (Not applicable for Iranian new year holidays 19 March - 30 March)




How much is the visa processing fee?


Fees must be paid for the issuance of visas. The fee is 55.00 Euro for each individual person (single-entry visa). Please note that the price for adults, children and infants is the same.

Keep in mind that that the Visa Processing Fee is different from Visa Entrance Fee (Visa Stamping Fee) which an Iranian consulate charges for each individual person depending on his / her nationality.




How long the visa will be valid?


The period of validity of the single-entry visa is one month. Please note that if you are willing to extend your visa it would be possible while you are in Iran.




What documents should I submit during visa application?


Passport - You will need to upload a copy of your passport

ID Photo­­ - Acceptable format involves visibly showing facial characteristics of the applicant, from the tip of the chin to the top of the head, counting both, left and right, sides of the face, while the face is positioned in the center of the photo.




Which countries can't apply for Iranian tourist visa?


All people around the world can apply for Iranian tourist visa. While it's prohibited for Isreal passport holders.




Can US citizens apply for Iranian visa?


US citizens require more processing and their visa processing takes longer than normal. For more information please contact our support staff via: visa@apochi.com.