Visa

Visa Requirements

Foreign nationals of the following countries can enter Azerbaijan visa-free:
For up to 90 days: Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Russia, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan.

Among non-CIS the citizens of the following countries can enter Azerbaijan vise-free: Turkey (for up to 30 days) and Iran (for up to 15 days).

How to apply

Foreign travelers must obtain a visa to travel to Azerbaijan. Azerbaijan simplified electronic visa system for citizens of designated countries in January 2017. The system is called ASAN Visa and the visas are issued for a single-entry visit up to 30 days. According to Presidential Decree on ASAN Visa, foreign visitors may able to get evisa through following steps:

1) Applying to website https://evisa.gov.az/
2) Submit information on passport, personal information and arrival date to the system of ASAN Visa and pay the state fee.
3) E-visas will be issued to the email of the applicant within working 3 (three) days

The e-visa should be printed and presented together with the passport (that should be valid at least 3 months more than the validity period of the electronic visa) at the border checkpoint.

Should note, e-visa is available for citizens from 93 countries, including USA, Australia, United Kingdom, China, Hong Kong, Macau.

e-visa Azerbaijan

Good to know

Nationals of Bahrain, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Macau, Malaysia, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea and UAE can obtain a visa on arrival at any International Airport.

Citizens of Turkey can obtain a visa on arrival only at Baku International Airport.

Citizens of the United States can obtain a visa on arrival at Baku International Airport if arriving on the Azerbaijan Airlines direct flight from New York (JFK)