Although Iran shares a border with Azerbaijan, you still cannot travel there without a visa (as an Iranian citizen). Even the visa on arrival has a few conditions, but luckily, you can apply for an electronic visa.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have an Iran passport, do I need a visa to visit Azerbaijan?
What is an Azerbaijan eVisa?
The Azerbaijan eVisa is an official document that is electronically linked to your passport and it allows you entry into and travel within Azerbaijan.
How long can visitors with Iran passport stay in Azerbaijan with an eVisa?
Iranian citizens can enter Azerbaijan for a maximum of 30 days Total. Remember that all visits are only for business or tourism, so it is NOT possible to seek paid work or employment.
What are the documents required to apply?
Before moving on to the application form itself, you need to check and see if you have all the documentation you need. Here is a list:
Passport – the general requirement is that your passport needs to be valid for three months after your visa expires.
A passport scan – we only need the information page of your passport. Here you will find instructions on how to make the best passport scan for your application.
E-mail address – when applying with iVisa, your visa will be sent to you via e-mail, so make sure that you introduce a valid e-mail address you have access to.
Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment such as credit and debit cards or Paypal. Do not forget to double-check the spelling before submitting your application.
How long is the Azerbaijan eVisa valid?
The validity of the Azerbaijan eVisa for Iranians is 90 days after issued.
What are the processing times and prices?
The processing time you select will determine the cost of your visa. iVisa offers you three options:
Standard processing – your visa application is processed within 4 Business Days, and the price is USD 45.00 (service fees included).
Rush processing – you will receive your visa within 2 Business Days, and the total price of it is USD 75.00 (service fees included).
Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your Azerbaijan eVisa in only 6 hours, and you will be charged USD 105.00 (service fees included).
Click here to start your application.
How does the Azerbaijan eVisa work?
In January 2017, the Republic of Azerbaijan introduced electronic visas for citizens of 81 countries. This new e-Visa system makes traveling to Azerbaijan much easier since you no longer need to visit your country’s embassy. Today, citizens of 93 countries can apply for an e-Visa through the ASAN Visa system and can get the Azerbaijan eVisa in just 3 steps.
This visa is a pre-entry permission for travel into the Republic of Azerbaijan: it is not sticker or stamp in your passport. iVisa will email you the document which you must print out and present with your passport at the border control post.
How long does it take to apply for an Azerbaijan eVisa?
Less than 10 minutes is the time that will take you to apply online.
How can I apply for an Azerbaijan eVisa?
First of all, you need to insert your general information and choose the processing time of your application.
The second step consists of a simple revision, and you must also make the payment at this point.
The last step will require you to answer a few questions and upload the passport scan mentioned above. When all of that is done, you hit submit and wait for the visa to arrive in the timeframe you chose.
What happens after I have applied?
After submitting your application, we will send you the Azerbaijan eVisa by email in the timeframe chosen. No need to deal with the embassy.
How many times can I enter to Azerbaijan with an eVisa?
The Azerbaijan eVisa allows a Single Entry.
Do I need to get an Azerbaijan eVisa for my kids too?
Yes. All Iran citizens planning to travel to Azerbaijan require a visa, even kids.
How can I apply for my family or friends?
You can do it if you have all the required documents (mentioned above) and applying here with his or her information. In case you need to apply for more than one person, just click on ‘Add new applicant’ in the application form and complete the data required.
Do I need an Azerbaijan eVisa if I am in transit through Azerbaijan?
You will NOT need it if you do NOT plan to leave the Azerbaijan airport.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
If this is the case, it is necessary that one of our customer service representatives assists you to correct the mistake, then please contact them if you notice a mistake in your application.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Azerbaijan eVisa?
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