Yemen map

Region: Middle East-West Asia


Passport Validity
- Transit without visa with a confirmed onward ticket for a flight to a third country within 24 hours (96 hours if arriving and departing on Yemenia Yemen Airways). 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, visa-exemption and visa-on-arrival is not available to USA passports, so visa-pre-arrival is required. But Yemen Embassy simply states:"The Embassy in Washington DC is not issuing any tourist visa at this time".

COVID-19 Travel Alert

Updated: 2020-04-08
Flights Suspended
(Source: "COVID-19 Impact on Yemen - update" [PDF download])
  1. In Southern Yemen, the Government of Yemen suspended commercial flights to and from the country’s airports on March 18.
  2. In Northern Yemen, the Houthis, have closed land borders with the government-controlled parts of Yemen and ceased all incoming flights.

Applicable Passports: