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Connecting flight in Kuwait

I bought a connecting flight with Etihad Airlines on the route from Tehran to Abu Dhabi. The first flight from Tehran to Kuwait is with Kuwait Airlines, and after seven hours, the second flight to Abu ...
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Can Iranians travel to Svalbard visa-free?

From the Wikipedia article, Visa requirements for Iranian citizens: Unlimited period under Svalbard Treaty. Everyone may, in principle, travel to Svalbard, and foreign citizens do not need a visa or ...
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Expired Iranian passport with Canadian PR Card wanted to fly from Toronto to Tehran Iran [duplicate]

My wife Iranian citizen with Canadian Permanent Residence Card wanted to fly to Iran with Iranian passport expired on January 8, 2023. Is it possible to travel to iran and which airlines allow it. In ...
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Can I fly from the US to Iran with an expired Iranian passport?

I am originally Persian, born and raised in Iran. I am on a Green card here in the USA and want to go back home, but my Iranian passport has expired. Qatar Airways has a cheap, good flight that I want ...
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Do I need a transit visa in Melbourne en route to Wellington?

I want to buy a ticket from Dubai to Wellington NZ. The flight is Dubai - Melbourne - Wellington. It is all one ticket, and I will not need my luggage in any location except the final destination. Do ...
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Is UK transit visa required for an Iranian citizen holding a Canadian TRV? [duplicate]

Does an Iranian passport holder (who has a Canadian Temporary Residence Visa, i.e., visitor visa) require a UK transit visa for the route below (Layover time is 3 hours and 55 minutes in London.)? IKA-...
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Can a green card holder travel to Iran and come back to the US right now?

My wife is a green card holder and she wants to travel to Iran in the next month for a couple of weeks. Is she exempt from current 14 days quarantine rule before entering the US?
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Can I use Advance Parole (I-131 Travel Document) to transit through European airports?

I'm an Iranian citizen currently living in the US. My green card application is pending right now but I received my advance parole or I-131 travel document. I want to go to Turkey and come back to the ...
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Obtaining a UK Visitor visa for a disabled student's mother as live-in assistant [duplicate]

I am from Iran. I am a Master's student at City university of London. Although my student visa is approved, I am still in my country because I have a physical disability called Cerebral Palsy, and I ...
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Can I enter the US under the VWP as a Dutch and Iranian national?

I am resident in the Netherlands and have not been in Iran for 5 years. I have a Dutch passport and an Iranian passport. I plan on travelling using the Dutch passport. Will I be allowed to enter ...
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Traveling outside Italy with permesso di suggorno

I am Iranian student in Rome and I have the permesso di suggorno. I want to know if I can travel to Ukrain with my permesso di suggorno or not?
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Does Trump ban on Iranian citizens prevent doing exchange studentship in the US? [closed]

I'm Iranian and currently doing a PhD degree in Canada. I might need to do an exchange studentship in the US sometime soon. I had heard that Iranians citizens are exempt from the ban, but I'm ...
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Can I leave Switzerland with an expired B permit but with a re-rentry visa?

I'm gonna leave Switzerland on Nov. 25th for a conference trip in Australia, but my B permit will be expired on Nov. 11th. The new one, for which I applied today, will not be delivered before my ...
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How shall I apply for a UK Visa as Iranians with German residency?

I am living in Germany with my family (my wife and daughter) as we have residence permission. We are Iranian, and would like to visit the UK for the next school holidays in Germany. How can we can ...
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Do I need to obtain an Australian transit visa, when flying on to New Zealand?

On an Iranian passport and having already obtained a New Zealand visa, my flight includes a stop in Australia. Do I have to obtain an Australian transit visa?
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Do they require Schengen transit visa at Istanbul airport to give me my boarding pass? [duplicate]

I want to travel from Istanbul to Canada using Turkish Airlines. I have an Iranian passport and student visa for Canada. From what I've heard, I don't need a transit visa for my layovers but it seems ...
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Belgian Visa Follow up

I have filed a visa application for Belgium 9 Months ago. Despite this prolonged time, my application's answer is still pending. I even filed a complaint with SPF Interiour against Immigration Office, ...
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How is it possible to travel by new citizenship passport from homeland to my second country? [closed]

I'm an Iranian, but I don't have an Iranian passport (because of the mandatory military service which takes around 2 years and everyone tries to not do it), but my wife is from Turkey. The Turkey ...
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Singapore Airline-Transit for Level II Countries

I'm Iranian (One of the Level II Countries). I want to go to Australia. I am choosing Singapore Airlines. It has a 10 hour stop in Singapore. I want to know: Is it require to get a transit Visa? If ...
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Can an Iranian citizen enter the USA on a Dutch passport?

I'm a Dutch citizen with a passport and also an Iranian citizen. I would like to visit the USA. I have not been in iran for 5 years. Can I enter the USA?
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Can I transit Germany to Spain with a spain entry visa? (Not Schengen)

I have a complicated situation. I am in Canada now with tourist visa and Iranian passport. I have a letter from government of Spain that let me enter to Spain territory in order to get my Spain ...
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Transit visa required for Iranian flying from Turkey through London to USA? [duplicate]

I'm an iranian citizen with having Iranian passport and USA permanent resident visa currently in Turkey for a visit and have a return flight to USA. Below is information about my return flight to ...
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UK EEA Family Permit for Iranian wife and her parents

I am German and live in the United States with my Iranian wife. We would like to spend our holidays in the UK this June, and also want to invite her parents from Iran to come along with us. My wife ...
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Mexican tourist visa application for Iranian citizen

I just would like to check if I can apply for a Mexican tourist visa as an Iranian citizen.
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Australian visa requirement for a USA green card holder

What kind of visa do I need to visit Australia from USA? I am a USA green card holder with an Iranian passport.
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Can we appeal a refusal of Schengen visa?

My father was refused a visa to visit my brother and his newborn son, my father's grandchild, based on not having enough ties to this country of citizenship (Iran). He would like to contest this as ...
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Using only the first leg of a connected flight when you need a visa for the final destination

A friend of mine booked a ticket a month or so ago which is a connected flight from Tehran to Istanbul and Istanbul to Belgrade (includes return ticket). Then we discussed his choice of traveling to ...
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Traveling to China transfer in Hong Kong. Do I need a HK transit visa? [duplicate]

I'm an Iranian citizen planning to go to China from Europe. I already have the visa for China. I will go through HK to Hangzhou and then will return from Tokyo again through HK to Europe. Do I need a ...
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UK visa ban based on an allegedly non-genuine Dutch permit

New Edit/information: I am attaching a picture of the original refusal letter. Personally it makes no sense to me as to why they would think it's a fake permit, especially since she personally went to ...
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Iranian citizen with Hungary permanent residency

I am an Iranian citizen with permanent residency in Hungary. Can I travel to non-Schengen countries like Romania, Bulgaria, Montenegro, Serbia, etc? Can my children study in another European country? ...
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I have an eTA but my passport is in another embassy. Can I still travel to Canada with a copy of my passport?

I applied for an eTA to travel to Canada, and I already have it, but then I've sent my passport to the UK embassy for a tourist visa and I didn't get my passport back yet. I have a flight to Canada in ...
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Visitor visa to England for students in Schengen area

I am from Iran and I am going to study in Germany in a few months. My boyfriend (Iranian) is also going to start his studies in U.K. I am wondering if it is possible for both of us (or even one of us) ...
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Travelling to the Middle East through Vienna and Frankfurt from Canada, holding Canadian PR [duplicate]

I am a Canadian permanent resident / Iranian citizen. I am flying from Canada to the Middle East through Europe. I have 2 stops in Europe. The first one is in Frankfurt and the second one in Vienna. I ...
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Can I buy a one-way ticket to Australia with an indefinite visa?

I have an Iranian passport and an Australian class 101, multiple-entry visa with indefinite stay. Could I buy a one-way ticket to Australia?
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Travel Medical Insurance for a Romanian visa [closed]

I am an Iranian Ph.D. student and am going to apply for a Romanian Visa in Italy, Rome. I want to stay in Romania for 3 months. I asked the Romanian Embassy for the required documents. The Romanian ...
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Does an Iranian need a transit visa in Hong Kong?

I want to go Japan and I have a visa for that. I'm Iranian. I am coming from Mumbai with a transit in Hong Kong. Do I need a Hong Kong visa for this 3-hour transit?
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British Iranian Dual National travelling to USA

I have lived in Scotland (Britain) all of my life and hold a full UK passport. I also have an Iranian passport as both of my parents were brought up there. I have been to Iran a handful of times, most ...
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How to receive an Australian tourist visa after getting denied once?

I'm an Iranian citizen, resident in Iran. My sister has lived in Australia for 5 years and is an Australian citizen. My family applied for a tourist visa (subclass 600) to attend her wedding ceremony ...
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Schengen Visa canceled by embassy in Tehran because of wrong hotel booking

We applied for a tourist visa for a family trip during our annual leave in summer in Portuguese embassy in Tehran (Iran). After a long time our visa requests were approved. In our applying form, we ...
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Do I need a trasit visa? [closed]

I'm traveling from UK to Iran, and then return from Iran to UK and have a stop in Amsterdam. As I have the UK visa, do I still need the transit visa in Amsterdam? All the best, Elahe
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Schengen visa for Iranian in New Zealand - where to apply?

An Iranian colleague will travel from New Zealand to Iran and Europe with the following rough schedule: New Zealand (currently working here) -> Iran (5 days) -> Germany (2 days, conference) -> ...
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Can an Iranian with Italian residence enter Bulgaria visa free? [duplicate]

I'm going to Bulgaria in a week. I'm an Iranian passport holder, with an Italian residence permit. I read that I don't need to apply for a visa because I have a Schengen residence permit. Is that ...
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Does the Trump travel ban affect pending visa applications?

As of June 26th 2017, the Trump travel ban for travelers to the US from six countries including Iran appears to be in force again. Does this impact visa applications that were lodged before this date,...
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Can Iranian/German dual citizen transit in Iran on the German passport?

I'm in the airport and met an Iranian/German dual citizen. He is not carrying his Iranian passport. He is 18 years old and if found out, he should do military service in Iran. Is it possible for ...
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2 connections in the Schengen Area

I am an Iranian citizen and US permanent resident. I would like to know if I can book a flight from US to Iran with 2 stopovers in the Schengen Area? One of them will be in Austria and another one ...
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Does an Iranian with German residency need a visa to enter Romania?

I am from Iran but I study and live in Germany now. Do I need to apply for visa to participate in a conference being held in Romania?
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Can one fly to Iran with an expired passport and a Canadian permanent resident document?

My mom's passport will be expired on 28 however she has ticket to back to Iran on 27 from Toronto via Frankfurt. She has permanent residence card but she is not Canadian citizen, therefore the only ...
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Is it easier/faster for an Iranian citizen to get a US or a Schengen (Swiss) visa?

An Iranian citizen has recently joined my team, and he needs to attend company orientation in either the United States or Switzerland. All things being equal, when applying from Sydney, Australia, ...
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Do US/Iran dual citizens have a problem re-entering US? [duplicate]

My husband was born in Iran. He is a naturalized US citizen and travels on his US passport. We are shortly to travel for tourism, returning through Turkey. He holds an Iranian passport as well, which ...
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Can children of Iranian citizens, who do not have Iranian citizenship themselves, travel to America in light of Trumps new Executive Order?

Question is pretty clearly stated in the title. I know that by Iranian law, children of citizens are considered citizens themselves. But, what if this person/child, who is now an adult, has no Iranian ...
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