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Updated September 2023
Jordan appeals to international travelers with its rich culture and stunning natural features. In order to visit Jordan, a pre-travel tourist visa is required for travelers from certain countries.
Read on as Wego provides the complete list of countries that need prior approval upon entering Jordan, along with other information you need to know about Jordan tourist visa.
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Jordan tourist visa eligible countries
Jordan tourist visa is a single-entry visa that must be acquired before arriving in Jordan. This pre-travel tourist visa is available for tourists who come from the restricted countries. There are a total of 56 countries that are included in the restricted countries list.
- Papua New Guinea
- Sri Lanka
- Central African Republic
- Burkina Faso
- Togolese Republic
- Ivory Coast
- South Sudan
- Sierra Leone
- Gabonese Republic
- Equator Genie Republic
Citizens of non-restricted countries, i.e. not on the list of restricted countries can apply for Jordan Visa on Arrival. Further information about Jordan Visa on Arrival can be checked in our dedicated article below.
Jordan tourist visa requirements
If you have to apply for a Jordan tourist visa, the visa can be applied through the e-service website of Jordanian Ministry of Interior or service counter.
The documents that must be fulfilled include the following:
- passport copy or a valid travel document for a period of no less than 6 months
- a copy of the COVID-19 vaccination certificate.
- any other document that supports the application.
For further information about the required document, you can consult your local Jordan consulate or embassy.
Jordan tourist visa application process
The visa application can be done through the official website of The Ministry of Interior.
- go to https://eservices.moi.gov.jo/MOI_EVISA/faces/Pages/Runnables/login.jsf
- select “Ministry e-services”
- click “Apply for services” in the “Tourism Visa”
- click on the “Apply Here” button at the right corner of the page
- log in or create an account to apply for the tourist visa
Further procedures for the application, including the personal interview details and visa approval, will be notified electronically through electronic account, SMS, and email.
Jordan tourist visa fee
The cost of a single-entry tourist visa is 40 JD. However, there will be an additional service fee of 2 JD per person in the regular application. The fee can be paid through any of e-fawateercom or direct payment services.
Note that you may be able to waive the fee if you apply for a Jordan pass.
Jordan tourist visa validity
The single entry for the tourist visa is only valid for 30 days. If you plan to stay longer, you can apply for another visa with a longer term at the Jordanian police station.