Do you need a visa for Iran from UK?
British nationals need a visa to travel to Iran. You should make your visa application well in advance of your date of travel. The application process for an Iranian visa can be long and unpredictable. British citizens may enter and stay on Kish Island for 14 days or less by obtaining a visa on arrival.
How much is a visa from UK to Iran?
To obtain the ‘tourist’ visa permit only, the cost is £145 per passport. In this case you have to collect the visa stamp yourself, at which point you will have to pay the visa stamp fees to the Iranian Consulate depending on your nationality. For example a UK passport holder would pay a further £170 visa stamp fees.
Is Iran safe for UK tourists?
The FCDO advise all British nationals against all travel to: within 100km of the entire Iran/Afghanistan border. within 10km of the entire Iran/Iraq border. the province of Sistan-Baluchistan. the area east of the line running from Bam to Jask, including Bam.
How long does it take to get an Iranian visa?
How long will it take to get an Iranian visa? For tourist visa applications, the process will normally take around two weeks. Please note the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is the sole decision making authority as to whether or not to issue your visa.
Are Iranians allowed in UK?
Iranian citizens will need an approved United Kingdom visa and a valid Iranian passport in order to travel to the UK. Most travel to the UK is covered under the Standard Visitor Visa.
Do you need a visa to travel to Iran from the UK?
Some British nationals have experienced considerable difficulties trying to get visas from private online visa agencies. If you’re transiting through Tehran airport, you should check visa requirements with your airline and the Iranian Embassy. Women, and girls over the age of nine, should wear a headscarf in their visa application photos.
How do I get a visa to Iran?
1. Authorisation number obtained on approval of the Visa department of the Iranian ministry of Foreign affairs, via the application by the counterpart Iranian organisation (sponsoring ministry, company, Business Corporation or institution, etc.) 2. Original passport (valid for minimum next six months) 3.
Where is the Iranian consulate in London located?
7- A “return envelope” with name, address and adequate prepaid postage to cover cost of registered mail. The Visa Section opening hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 2 to 5 pm. Address: Iranian Consulate, 50 Kensington Court, W8 5DD.
What should I do if I want to travel to Iran?
You should also consider checking with your transport provider or travel company to make sure your passport and other travel documents meet their requirements. Entry is permitted to holders of an Iranian passport or holders of a valid visa. You should check with your local Iranian Embassy or Consulate.