Yes - A visa is required for travel to Armenia

Armenia diplomat/official visa for US citizens. Apply Now!

Friday, July 03, 2015

A valid passport and visa are required to travel to Armenia. Though a diplomatic visa may be obtained upon arrival; the visa requirement waiver is practiced on an ad hoc basis, and is not formalized by a bilateral agreement. It is recommended to apply for this visa in advance.

Send these documents to Travisa


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, and with at least one blank passport page available for visa stamp(s).


Armenian Visa Application Form:

One visa application form(s) per applicant properly completed and signed. 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(s), 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.


Other Forms:

Official Letter of Support from the US Department of State.


Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Armenia Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Armenia Visa Validity:

Visa Validity is based on the decision of the Consulate.

Armenian Visa Processing Time:

Armenia visas are usually processed in 4 to 8 business days. Rush or Emergency visa service may be available for additional fees. Please visit our “Armenia Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options” link for details.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Armenia

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. (Learn more).

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.

How to Apply for a Visa to Armenia

  • Review instructions based on the purpose of journey to Armenia
  • Complete, print and sign all visa application forms, including Travisa's Global Service Order Form.
  • Send all of the visa application requirements listed above to Travisa.

Armenia Visa Applications can be processed in the following location(s):

Residents of these states:
Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, New Mexico, Oregon, and Washington

Send documents to:
Travisa - Los Angeles
6222 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 210
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Tel: (323) 932-7300

Residents of these states:
The Embassy of Washington, DC is able to process visas for applicants from any jurisdiction.

Send documents to:
Travisa - Washington, DC
1731 21st. St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: (202) 463-6166