Lebanon map

Region: Middle East-West Asia


Passport Validity
1 month beyond the period of intended stay.
Other Documents
An onward or return ticket and proof of sufficient funds are required for entry.
- Transit without visa with a confirmed onward ticket for a flight to a third country on the same calendar day. Must stay in the international transit area of the airport and have documents required for the next destination.
Dual Nationality
U.S. policy on dual nationality can be found here.

Additional Notes

  1. According to Timaticweb: "...passports containing any Israeli visa or stamp will be refused entry.". According to State Dept.: "Travelers who hold passports that contain visas or entry/exit stamps for Israel will likely be denied entry into Lebanon and may be subject to arrest or detention. Even if their travel documents currently do not have Israeli stamps or visas, persons seeking entry into Lebanon who have previously traveled to Israel may still face arrest and/or detention if this travel is disclosed."
  2. According to Timaticweb: "Passengers born after 1967 with a passport or other document accepted for entry stating Israel as place of birth will be refused entry."

COVID-19 Travel Alert

Updated: 2020-07-01
Flight suspension lifted
(Source: "Airport reopening brings joy after months of closure" )
  • Starting July 1 Beirut's international airport, closed to regularly scheduled commercial flights since March 18, has reopened.
Conditions Of Entry
(Source: IATA Travel Centre)
  1. A medical certificate with a negative Coronavirus (COVID-19) PCR test result issued at most 96 hours before arrival.
  2. A health declaration form must be completed online at https://arcg.is/0GaDnG
  3. Insurance to cover medical expenses in Lebanon is required. The medical insurance can be obtained before departure at www.covid19travelcare/web or on arrival.