Uzbekistan Business Visa Requirements for US Citizens

A valid passport and visa are required to travel to this destination.

Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, with at least one blank visa page available for visa stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for visa stamps.

Uzbekistan Visa Application Form:

Two visa application form per applicant completed on-line, printed and signed. Only on-line applications are accepted. Signature must be original on each application. Improperly completed forms may delay the processing of your visa.

Photo Requirements:

One recent 2 x 2 passport type photograph, 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.

Official Invitation from Uzbekistan:

Formal written request for issuance of the visa must be submitted by the inviting organization in Uzbekistan to the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan (address: 9 Uzbekistan St., Tashkent, 700029) Visa is processed when confirmation has been received by the Embassy from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan.

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.

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Uzbekistan Visa Validity:
Visas are usually valid for up to one year based on the consulate’s discretion.

Uzbekistan Visa Processing Time:
Approval must be received from the government in Uzbekistan in order for this visa to be issued. Processing time will vary depending on when the approval is received by the Uzbekistan consulate. Visas are usually processed in 10 business days.

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.

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.

Uzbekistan Tourist Visa Requirements for US Citizens

A valid passport and visa are required to travel to this destination.

Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, with at least one blank visa page available for visa stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for visa stamps.

Uzbekistan Visa Application Form:

Two visa application form per applicant completed on-line, printed and signed. Only on-line applications are accepted. Signature must be original on each application. Improperly completed forms may delay the processing of your visa.

Photo Requirements:

One recent 2 x 2 passport type photograph, 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.

Official Invitation from Uzbekistan:

For private visits an Invitation Letter, issued by the Immigration Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Uzbekistan, is required. Otherwise a Tourist Voucher of the National Company “UZBEKTOURISM” or authorized travel agencies is required.

Click here for Uzbekistan Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options

Uzbekistan Visa Validity:
Visas are usually valid for up to one year based on the consulate’s discretion.

Uzbekistan Visa Processing Time:
Approval must be received from the government in Uzbekistan in order for this visa to be issued. Processing time will vary depending on when the approval is received by the Uzbekistan consulate. Visas are usually processed in 10 business days.

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.

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.

Uzbekistan Transit Visa Requirements for US Citizens

A valid passport and visa are required to transit through this destination.

Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, with at least one blank visa page available for visa stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for visa stamps.

Uzbekistan Visa Application Form:

Two visa application form per applicant completed on-line, printed and signed. Only on-line applications are accepted. Signature must be original on each application. Improperly completed forms may delay the processing of your visa.

Photo Requirements:

One recent 2 x 2 passport type photograph, 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.

Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or a travel agency or copy of airline tickets.

Hotel Confirmation:
Other Requirements:

A copy of onward destination visas (if applicable).

Click here for Uzbekistan Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options

Uzbekistan Visa Validity:
Visas are usually valid for 3 months,double entry, up to 72 hours stay for each entry and based on the consulate’s discretion.

Uzbekistan Visa Processing Time:
Approval must be received from the government in Uzbekistan in order for this visa to be issued. Processing time will vary depending on when the approval is received by the Uzbekistan consulate. Visas are usually processed in 10 business days.

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.

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.