Citizens of countries that were not included in any of the above-mentioned lists, may obtain visa at the embassies and consulates of Armenia. One of the required papers is the invitation letter. It should be originated by a legal entity, travel company registered in Armenia, Armenian authorities, diplomatic representations and international organizations or their representatives. Physical persons present invitations to the Passport and Visa Department of Police. Foreign citizens of Armenian nationality may receive visa without invitation. For the details of Armenia visa procedures check out the website of the MFA of Armenia.
Citizens of the following countries can receive electronic Armenia visa via the official website. It takes 3 days to review the electronic visa. Currently citizens of following countries eligible for e-visa are:
Citizens of the following states may obtain visa upon arrival at the airport of Yerevan or at the checkpoints of Armenia. This visa will allow you to stay in Armenia up to 21 or 120 days depending on the selected visa type (visa fee varies too). Transit visa is also available upon arrival, it allows to stay up to 3 days. The list of nationalities, who can get Armenia visa upon arrival, includes:
Citizens of India, who have residence permit in the United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, State of Qatar, State of Kuwait and Sultanate of Oman can obtain Armenian entry visa also on the border of the Republic of Armenia.
Citizens of many countries of CIS and EU do not need visa for visiting Armenia. Visa-free entry allows to stay in the country up to 180 days during a year on the condition that the passport expires no less than 3 months after exiting Armenia. The following countries are eligible for visa-free entry to Armenia:
* citizens of these countries can visit Armenia for 180 days in a calendar year without a visa starting March 19, 2018.
If you are planning to travel to Armenia, check out which of the following 4 visa categories your nationality falls in:
- Visa upon arrival;
- Visa at the embassy.
In addition, there are four types of Armenia visa depending on the purpose of the trip:
Guest visa is granted to foreigners who plan to travel to Armenia for tourism, business, visiting relatives and others.
Official visa is provided to owners of official and special passports.
Diplomatic visa is granted diplomatic passport holders and those, who have a diplomatic status.
Transit visa is a 1-year single or multiple entry visa with a stay in Armenia for no more than 3 days and an opportunity to extend it maximum to 4 days.
SCHENGEN VISA FOR CITYZEN ARMENIA
REQUIRED DOCUMENTS FOR THE EMBASSIES
1) Passport (valid for 3 months from the day of return, as well as a copy of the page if you have a Schengen visa)
2) Marriage certificate (parent's marriage certificate and passports if not married)
Birth certificate in case of having a child;
4) reference from the workplace (indicate the position, salary rate)
5) ownership certificates;
6) Reference from the bank for the last 3 months (in English)
7) certificate from the bank about the amount (1500-2000eur per person)
8) 2 photos 3,5-4,5 (biometric)