Visa Requirements for Afghan Citizens
Visa Information for Passport Holders of Afghanistan
Visa Not Required
5 destinations allow visa-free entry to Afghan citizens.
Visa On Arrival
A visa can be obtained upon arrival at 13 destinations for passport holders of Afghanistan.
Afghan passport allows entry to 33 destinations with an eVisa obtained prior to arrival.
eVisa / On Arrival
For 4 destinations, On-Arrival visa or an electronic visa / auhtorization is available to passport holders of Afghanistan.
Pre-arranged Visa Required
137 destinations require a visa obtained at an embassy or consulate prior to arrival from passport holders of Afghanistan. This requirement may be waived off if Afghan citizens meet certain alternate requirements such as holding other visas or resident permits.
- Visa RequiredIslamic Emirate of Afghanistan passports are unacceptable, and visas will not be endorsed.
Holders of an Australian Permanent Resident Visa or Resident Return Visa may be granted a New Zealand Resident Visa on arrival permitting indefinite stay (under the Trans-Tasman Travel Arrangement), subject to meeting character requirements and obtaining an Electronic Travel Authority before departure.
- Visa RequiredAfghans who worked for or on behalf of the U.S. Government, ISAF, or R.S. for more than one year may be eligible for a Special Immigrant Visa
Afghans who have worked for US-based NGOs, media organizations, or for/on behalf of the U.S. government for less than one year may be eligible for Refugee Admissions Program Priority 2 Designation
Information last updated on .