Sudan Visa and Passport Requirements
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To enter Sudan, a passport valid for at least six months is required by nationals referred to in the chart above.
Visas for Sudan are required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.
The Sudanese authorities refuse entry and transit to holders of passports that contain visas for Israel (either valid or expired).
You must register with the Aliens Department within three days of arrival for a fee of around £35 (payable in local currency). You need to bring two passport-size photos.
Nationals not referred to in the chart above are advised to contact the embassy to check visa requirements.
Types and Cost
Visit visa (covers all types of visit): £55. A letter of introduction is required.
Visit visa: 60 days from the date of issue and valid for a stay of up to 60 days from the date of entry.
Consular section at embassy.
Allow four to six weeks for visa processing.
Extension of stay
If you wish to extend your visit, you should contact the General Directorate of Passports, Immigration and Nationality, Ministry of Interior, Khartoum.
This page reflects our understanding of current rules for the most common types of travel to the said country. However, please note that each authority sets and forces entry rules, hence we strongly recommend that you verify critical information with the relevant embassy before travel.
Embassies and tourist offices
British Embassy in Sudan
Telephone: (183) 777105
Address: , off Sharia Al Baladia, PO Box No 801, Khartoum East, ,
Sun-Wed 0800 – 1600, Thurs 0800 – 1430 (embassy); Sun– Thurs 0830 – 1330 (acceptance of applications), 1330 – 1430 for enquiries except Thurs which is 1300 -1400 (visas).
Embassy of the Republic of Sudan in the USA
Telephone: (202) 338 8565.
Address: NW, 2210 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, 20008,
Embassy of the Republic of Sudan in the UK
Telephone: (020) 7839 8080.
Address: St James's, 3 Cleveland Row, London, SW1A 1DD,
Mon-Fri 0930-1600 (general enquiries); Mon-Fri 0930-1230 (visa section).