Syrian Arab Republic Visa and Passport Requirements
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A passport valid for three months is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.
Visas are required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.
Due to the conflict in Syria and advice against travelling to the country, entry requirements may change.
Carriers of passports with Israeli stamps will not be allowed entry.
Nationals not referred to in the chart above are advised to contact the embassy to check visa requirements.
Types and Cost
Single-entry: £30; multiple-entry: £50. These fees are only for nationals of the UK. The cost of visas for other nationalities varies; consult the embassy for further information.
Single-entry: three months from the date of issue; multiple-entry: six months from the date of issue. Entry visas initially allow stays of up to 14 days. Extensions for up to three months are possible; apply at the Department of Immigration.
Consulate (or consular section at the embassy). Application forms must be completed online.
In countries where the Syrian Arab Republic does not have diplomatic representation, visitors can either apply by post to the nearest Syrian Embassy or can apply at the Syrian border. Note the Syrian Embassy in the USA was closed by the US government in 2014.
Allow six days for visa processing.
Extension of stay
For stays of over 15 days, visitors should report to the immigration office.
Embassies and tourist offices
Embassy of the Syrian Arab Republic in the USATelephone: +1 202 232 6313.
Embassy of the Syrian Arab Republic in the UKTelephone: +44 20 7245 9012 or 7201 8830/1 (consular).