Yes - A visa is required for travel to Yemen

Friday, July 29, 2016

A valid passport and business visa are required to travel to Yemen. Please note: entry not granted to passports showing Israeli visas or stamps.

Send these documents to Travisa

1

Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Yemen, and with at least one blank passport page available for Yemeni visa stamp(s).

2

Yemen Visa Application Form:

Two signed Yemen visa application forms plus one copy.

3

Photo Requirements:

Two recent 2 x 2 passport type photographs, in color, front view and with a plain/white background.


OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.

4

Letter Of Invitation from Yemen:

A letter of invitation from the host company or sponsor in Yemen explaining the relationship to the applicant and the purpose of travel to Yemen. In addition, the letter must indicate the length of stay, place of stay, and host’s name and contact information.

5

Business Letter

Letter from employer or sponsoring company in the US, on company letterhead, introducing the applicant, indicating the applicant's employment status/position held in the company, and clearly stating the purpose of visit. The business letter must also indicate who will be financially responsible for the applicant and must provide detailed contact information in host country.

To generate the Yemen Business Cover Letter on-line, fill out this Business Letter Form and print the completed letter on your company letterhead.

6

Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or a travel agency or copy of airline ticket showing entry and departure from Yemen.

7

Medical Requirements:

Health Certificate (Medical Record or doctor's letter) confirming the absence of any contagious diseases.

8

Special Instructions:

The Government of Yemen does not allow entry or transit to any traveler with an Israeli stamp or visa in their passport. Border control may refuse entry even if the traveler holds a valid visa for Yemen.

9

Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Yemen Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Yemen Visa Validity:

Visas are usually valid for three months for a single entry or 6 months for multiple entries, at the discretion of the consulate.

Yemen Visa Processing Time:

Yemen visas are usually processed in 2 weeks. Rush or Emergency visa service may be available for additional fees. Please visit our “Yemen Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options” link for details.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Yemen

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.


Yes - A visa is required for travel to Yemen

Friday, July 29, 2016

A valid passport and tourist visa are required to visit to Yemen. Please note: entry not granted to passports showing Israeli visas or stamps.

Send these documents to Travisa

1

Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Yemen, and with at least one blank passport page available for Yemeni visa stamp(s).

2

Yemen Visa Application Form:

Two signed Yemen visa application forms plus one copy.

3

Photo Requirements:

Two recent 2 x 2 passport type photographs, in color, front view and with a plain/white background.


OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.

4

Official Invitation from Yemen:

An official visa approval notification issued by the Passport and Immigration Department in Yemen.

5

Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or a travel agency or copy of airline ticket showing entry and departure from Yemen.

6

Medical Requirements:

Health Certificate (Medical Record or doctor's letter) confirming the absence of any contagious diseases.

7

Other Requirements:

A letter of intent outlining the applicant’s purpose of travel, the length of intended stay, name of places to be visited, contact information, and accommodation information.

8

Special Instructions:

The Government of Yemen does not allow entry or transit to any traveler with an Israeli stamp or visa in their passport. Border control may refuse entry even if the traveler holds a valid visa for Yemen.

9

Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Yemen Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Yemen Visa Validity:

Visas are usually valid for three months for a single entry or 6 months for multiple entries, at the discretion of the consulate.

Yemen Visa Processing Time:

Yemen visas are usually processed in 2 weeks. Rush or Emergency visa service may be available for additional fees. Please visit our “Yemen Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options” link for details.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Yemen

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.


How to Apply for a Visa to Yemen

  • Review instructions based on the purpose of journey to Yemen
  • Complete, print and sign all visa application forms, including Travisa's Global Service Order Form.
  • Send all of the visa application requirements listed above to Travisa.

Yemen Visa Applications can be processed in the following location(s):

Send documents to:
Travisa - Washington, DC
1731 21st. St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: (202) 738-4715