Yes - A visa is required for travel to Uzbekistan

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

A valid passport and business visa are required to travel to Uzbekistan.

Send these documents to Travisa


Passport Requirements:

Original passport and one photocopy of passport information and signature page. The passport must be signed, valid for 6 months beyond stay in Uzbekistan, with at least one blank passport page available for Uzbekistan visa stamp. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Uzbekistan visas.


Uzbekistan Visa Application Form:

Two Uzbekistan visa application forms per applicant completed online, printed and signed. Only online applications are accepted. Signature must be original on each application. Once printed, no correction can be made.


Photo Requirements:

One recent 2 x 2 passport type photograph, in color, front view and with a plain/white background.

OR - you can upload a photo when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.


Official Invitation:

Formal written request for issuance of the visa must be submitted by the inviting organization in Uzbekistan to the Consular Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan (address: 9 Uzbekistan St., Tashkent, 700029) Visa is processed when confirmation has been received by the Embassy from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan.


Business Cover Letter:

Letter from employer or sponsoring company in the US, on company letterhead, introducing the applicant, indicating the applicant's employment status/position held in the company, and clearly stating the purpose of visit in Uzbekistan. The business letter must also indicate who will be financially responsible for the applicant and must provide detailed contact information in Uzbekistan.

The Consulate of Uzbekistan requires an official business letter to support your application. To generate a Uzbekistan Business Cover Letter on-line, simply request this service and provide your information using the simple online form in your Visa Application Kit, which you will receive once you place your order.


Special Instructions:

If your stay in Uzbekistan exceeds 3 days, you are required to register with the Ministry of Interior local department within 3 business days after arrival. A registration stamp is placed in your passport. If you stay in a hotel, the hotel administration will register you automatically. If you stay in a private apartment or house, you have to register the passport with the Ministry of Internal Affairs` local department in the district where the apartment or house is located.

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 Uzbekistan Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Visa Validity:

Visas are usually valid for up to one year based on the consulate's discretion.

Visa Processing Time:

Approval must be received from the government in Uzbekistan in order for this visa to be issued. Processing time will vary depending on when the approval is received by the Uzbekistan consulate. Visas are usually processed in 10 business days.

Register your trip with the US Embassy:

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. Registration notifies the US Embassy in each country of your travel plans and enrolls you in the State Department travel advisory and warnings program. Feel more secure about your international travels by having Travisa register your trip with the US Department of State; simply complete the form on your visa application kit after placing your order.

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 Uzbekistan

  • Review the requirements to apply for your visa
  • Gather your documents and complete the forms
  • Ship your documents to our office

Where to Apply for Your Uzbekistan Visa

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Diran Visa Service :


Diran Visa Service
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 250
Washington, DC 20008
Tel: (202) 638-4328

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Diran Visa Service :

Alaska, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming as well as Canada, Mexico and Virgin Islands.

Diran Visa Service
60 E. 42nd Street, Suite 106-107 Lobby
New York, NY 10165
Tel: 877-876-3266