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Simplified Visa and Electronic Visas for Uzbekistan, Visa Free Countries

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Uzbekistan visa requirements, a complete list of Uzbekistan visa-free nationalities, Uzbekistan visa on arrival, and e-visa procedures.

Until 2018 only a few nationalities could get an easy visa for entering Uzbekistan, but during 2018-19 the Tourism Department of Uzbekistan introduced several changes offering a visa-free regime and e-visa facilities to the citizens of many nationalities. Below you will find the list of Visa-free Nationalities, E-visa countries, e-visa regulations, and other useful information about Uzbekistan Visas.


Complete List of Visa-free Nationalities

Visa-free up to 90 days: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Russia, and Ukraine.

Visa-free up to 60 days: Kyrgyzstan


Visa-free for up to 30 days:

*Visa-free for US citizens who are over 55 years old and visiting Uzbekistan as a tourist.

(All European Union citizens)

  1. Andorra
  2. Antigua and Barbuda
  3. Argentina
  4. Australia
  5. Austria
  6. Bahamas
  7. Barbados
  8. Belize
  9. Bosnia and Herzegovina
  10. Brazil
  11. Brunei Darussalam
  12. Canada
  13. Chile
  14. Costa Rica
  15. Croatia
  16. Czech Republic
  17. Cuba
  18. Cyprus
  19. Denmark
  20. Dominica
  21. Dominican Republic
  22. El Salvador
  23. Estonia
  24. Finland
  25. France
  26. Germany
  27. Greece
  28. Grenada
  29. Guatemala
  30. Honduras
  31. Hungary
  32. Iceland
  33. Indonesia
  34. Israel
  35. Italy
  36. Jamaica
  37. Japan
  38. Republic of Korea
  39. Liechtenstein
  40. Lithuania
  41. Luxembourg
  42. Malaysia
  43. Malta
  44. Mexico
  45. Monaco
  46. Mongolia
  47. Montenegro
  48. Netherlands
  49. New Zealand
  50. Nicaragua
  51. Norway
  52. Panama
  53. Poland
  54. Portugal
  55. Romania
  56. Saint Kitts and Nevis
  57. Saint Lucia
  58. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  59. San Marino
  60. Serbia
  61. Singapore
  62. Slovakia
  63. Slovenia
  64. Spain
  65. Sweden
  66. South Korea
  67. Switzerland
  68. Tajikistan
  69. Trinidad and Tobago
  70. Turkey
  71. United Arab Emirates (including the people who possess UEA Resident Visa)
  72. United Kingdom
  73. Vatican

The Uzbekistan E-visa

List of E-visa Nationalities:

  1. Albania
  2. Algeria
  3. Angola
  4. Bahrain
  5. Bangladesh
  6. Bhutan
  7. Bolivia
  8. Cabo Verde
  9. Cambodia
  10. Cameroon
  11. China
  12. Colombia
  13. Côte d’Ivoire
  14. Ecuador
  15. Egypt
  16. El Salvador
  17. Fiji
  18. Gabon
  19. Ghana
  20. Guyana
  21. Hong Kong
  22. India
  23. Iran
  24. Jordan
  25. Kiribati
  26. Kuwait
  27. Laos
  28. Lebanon
  29. Macedonia
  30. Maldives
  31. Marshall Islands
  32. Mauritius
  33. Micronesia
  34. Morocco
  35. Nauru
  36. Nepal
  37. North Korea
  38. North Macedonia
  39. Oman
  40. Palau
  41. Paraguay
  42. Peru
  43. Philippines
  44. Qatar
  45. Samoa
  46. Saudi Arabia
  47. Senegal
  48. Seychelles
  49. Solomon Islands
  50. South Africa
  51. Sri Lanka
  52. Suriname
  53. Thailand
  54. Tonga
  55. Tunisia
  56. United States
  57. Uruguay
  58. Vanuatu
  59. Venezuela
  60. Vietnam

*All other nationalities need to get their visa through the embassy of Uzbekistan and have an official LOI (Letter of Invitation). The LOI can be prepared by a local tour operator.


How to get the Uzbekistan E-Visa?

Filling the e-visa application form takes less than 10 minutes. The process of an Uzbekistan e-visa usually takes 2-3 days (sometimes up to 7 business days).

The e-visa is valid for all entry options: air and land borders. The e-visa can be Single Entry and Multiple Entry. With an electronic visa, you can stay in Uzbekistan for up to 30 days in total. The website is available in English, Russian, and Uzbek.

*Note: the starting date of the validity of your e-visa is the date that you send the application, not the date you receive your visa or not the date that you write as the starting point of your tour.

Once you get your e-visa, you are recommended to have a printed copy of it. The printed copy will be useful if the border officers want to see it, or if you want to buy a train ticket and even while checking in some hotels.

The official website of the Uzbekistan e-visa: www.e-visa.gov.uz

The Documents required to get an Uzbekistan e-visa

Passport Personal Details (Scanned)

Last Page of Passport (if applicable)

Applicant Photo (white background)

Selfie holding the physical credit card used for the transaction needs to verify payment. Only the last 4 digits of the credit card must be visible in the picture. Only one image is needed per order. (if applicable)


How to get Uzbekistan Visa on Arrival and what is the TELEX Number?

During the global pandemic situation, issuing Uzbekistan E-visa can temporarily be stopped. In that case, all travelers who need to get an electronic visa are required to get a Visa Confirmation (telex number) issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan. The TELEX can be prepared by local tour operators. When you get the TELEX, you can get the visa at the Embassy of Uzbekistan in your country, or you can get a VOA (Visa on Arrival) in Uzbekistan.

Visa-free for up to 10 days (entry and departure via air): China, Hong Kong, Macao, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman

Visa-free 5-day TRANSIT for air passengers: Albania, Algeria, Bahrain, Bhutan, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominica, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Guyana, India, Kuwait, Lebanon, Maldives, Mauritius, Morocco, Nauru, North Macedonia, Oman, Palau, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, United States, Uruguay, Vietnam, Venezuela


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Because of the global pandemic situation, the conditions and requirements of Uzbekistan Visa may change.


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