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: 2020-03-16
Global Ban
(Source: Arab News)
  1. Yemen’s government has canceled flights to and from the country’s airports for two weeks, starting March 16.
  2. The Houthi-led authority in Sanaa halted UN flights to and from there.

Applicable Passports: