Petra is a world wonder, and exploring it by night is a dream come true for many visitors. It is an important archaeological site that attracts visitors from all around the world every single day. Tours are always available. With the Jordan Pass you can explore Petra for free. This travel document serves as your entry into the country of Jordan as a foreign national.
You can explore not only Petra with the Jordan Pass, but also over 30 other amazing historical sites in Jordan. It is an easy application process and is great for tourists going to Jordan.
Answers to Questions | The Jordan Pass for Petra and More
Most of the questions below use Switzerland as an example. Use our [Visa Checker Tool] to find out if your country has different requirements. Almost all the answers below work for anyone who applies for the Jordan Pass.
Am I eligible for the Jordan Pass to explore Petra and other sites?
Nationals of 122 countries are permitted to apply for the Jordan Pass:
- Antigua and Barbuda
- Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Cape Verde
- Costa Rica
- Dominican Republic
- Hong Kong
- Marshall Islands
- New Zealand
- North Korea
- Saint Kitts and Nevis
- Saint Lucia
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
- San Marino
- São Tomé and Príncipe
- Solomon Islands
- South Africa
- South Korea
- Trinidad and Tobago
- United Kingdom
- United States
What’s the total cost of getting a Pass for Jordan?
Choose a speed and see the total cost.
- Standard - USD 158.00
- Rush - USD 178.00
- Super Rush - USD 198.00
Visa or Pass? Which one should I get?
If you want a great tour of Jordan, get the Jordan Pass. If you need just a day or two in Jordan and won’t be touring a lot, get a visa.
What information do you need for the application and entry?
A passport with at least 6 months left after you will arrive in Jordan’s port-of-entry.
What types of processing speed selections do I have? How much are they?
When applying for the Jordan Pass, you will need to choose which speed you want us to process your application:
- Standard Processing takes about 3 days to process.
- Rush Processing will take around 2 days to complete your application approval.
- Super Rush Processing will speed your application review and send it to your email within 24 hours.
Can I get through customs with a Jordan Pass like a visa?
Customs will scan your Jordan Pass as it works just like a visa for entry into Jordan.
What’s the total amount of days I can spend in Jordan with the Pass?
Your max stay is capped at 30 days Per Entry.
How long do I have before my Jordan Pass expires?
1 year after issued so plan your trip wisely.
How many times can I go through customs with a Jordan Pass?
The Jordan Pass allows Single Entry into the country.
Does a visa allow me free entry to over 30 tourist sites?
No. Only with the Jordan Pass do you get free entry, including to Petra.
Once initially scanned, how long is the Pass good for?
The initial scan starts a two-week period you will have left to utilize the Jordan Pass.
Jordan’s Petra by Night - Application for the Pass
Visitors from 103 countries have access to the Petra by Night events with the Jordan Pass. It is an amazing document for travelers who are eager to explore all that Jordan has to offer.