Afghanistan

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Region: South Asia

Pandemic Travel Alert

OPEN: to international leisure travel

Updated: 2020-09-06

Entry

General Policy
  • Effective June 24, the flight suspension in effect since March has been lifted.

(Source: "Afghanistan resumes international flights amid COVID-19" )

Entry Requirements

(Source: U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan )

Visa
  • U.S. citizens permitted to enter with a valid visa.
Testing
  • No COVID-19 test required for entry.
Quarantine
  • No quarantine requirement. Travellers who do not show symptoms of COVID-19 are advised to self-quarantine at home for 14 days.

Exit

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Other

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Pre-pandemic visa rules

Requirements

Passport Validity
1 year
Transit
- Transit Visa is issued by the Afghan Missions for travellers passing through Afghanistan to a third country. Validity is for 72 hours for air passengers and six days for those who travel by land.
Dual Nationality
U.S. policy on dual nationality can be found here.

Additional Notes

  1. Tourist visa can be extended only once.
Sources:

Applicable Passports: