Uzbekistan VisaVisa support
Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan (up to 60 days)
Israel, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Turkey, Japan.
2. Five day visa free transit .
According to the Decree of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan " On further measures of optimizing the order of entry of foreign citizens into the Republic of Uzbekistan" since July 15, 2018 , visa-free entry for five days is allowed to foreigners who transit through international airports in Uzbekistan. An obligatory condition is the presence of an air ticket to a third country. it is also required to provide preliminary information about passengers to the border control units of the State Security Service of Uzbekistan in advance.
The list includes 101 countries permitted 5 day visa free transit :
Antigua and Barbuda
Bosnia and Herzegoria
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Trinidad and Tobago
United Arab Emirates
United States of America
3. Simplified online visa procedure .
Simplified Uzbekistan e-visa procedure has been established for foreign citizens . From July 15, 2018 they will be able to obtain a visa online, without applying to the diplomatic missions and consulates of the country abroad.
The new procedure for issuing visas is launched by the decree of President Shavkat Mirziyoyev on July 4 "On further measures to optimize the order of entry of foreign citizens into the Republic of Uzbekistan".
For the issuance of electronic visas, the portal e-visa.uz is launched, which operates in Uzbek, Russian and English. The visa is issued for a single entry into the territory of Uzbekistan for up to 30 days and is valid for 90 days from the date of issuance.
The visa application should be submitted no later than three working days before the planned date of arrival. The consular fee for processing the treatment of foreign citizens is paid electronically through international payment systems. The applicant does not need to be the owner of the card to make the fee payment .
The visa consideration takes two working days, excluding the day of documents acceptance. The visa is sent to the applicant's e-mail, indicated in the application form .
The list of the countries with simplified visa procedure:
Bosnia & Herzegovina
China, inc. the Hong Kong SAR
All other foreign citizens and stateless persons can get visas at the diplomatic representations and consular missions of the Republic of Uzbekistan abroad on the basis of the LOI (Letter of Invitaion - confirmation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan).
In this case the inviting company (in our case, Anur Tour) must apply in advance to the MFA of the Republic of Uzbekistan in due order, get visa confirmation and forward it to the invited person.
Consular fees for the visa issuance vary from 40-200 USD depending on the citizenship and the duration of the visit.
5. LOI (Letter of Invitation, visa support)
The period of LOI consideration takes 7-10 working days from submission of documents.
2. Letter of employment certifying job position.
3. Agreed tour program.
6. Visa at the Tashkent Airport .
If there is no Consulate or Embassy of Uzbekistan in the country of residence , the tourists can get an Uzbek visa at the Tashkent airport upon arrival. In this case, tourists need LOI to be presented to the Visa Department at the airport and the visa shall be issued on its basis on arrival at the Visa Section at the Tashkent Airport.
Important! It is possible to obtain a visa at Tashkent airport, if the following conditions are met:
- In the country of origin or residence of arriving guest there is no Uzbekistan Embassy and Consulate;
- Guest is arriving to Uzbekistan directly from a country where there is no Uzbekistan Embassy or Consulate. Copies of airplane tickets, passport and approved LOI should be submitted to the Visa Department in Tashkent International Airport.