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Visa to Pakistan

 

Pakistan eVisa: Basic Information

e-Visa is an electronic document that allows you to enter Pakistan. The application for an e-Visa for Pakistan must be submitted online.

  • Types of e-Visa

    There are the following types of visas:

    Tourist e-Visa for 90 days– This e-Visa can be applied for tourist purposes such as vacation, visiting friends and relatives or private travel. The e-Visa is valid for 3 months (single entry). However, it can be extended for more than 6 months with multiple entries.

    Tourist e-Visa for 30 days - This type of e-Visa is valid for 30 days and allows applicant from selected countries to stay up to 30 days in Pakistan.

    Business e-Visa – This e-Visa can be applied for business matters such as attending conferences, negotiating commercial contracts, project supervision. The business e-Visa is valid for multiple entries and can be granted up to 5 years.

  • Pakistan e-Visa Application

    To submit the application, use the registration form on the left of the page.

    Complete the application by using the panel on the left. Choose the purpose of your stay and the nationality that is noted on your passport. Click "Apply online"; to fill out your application form.

    In order to submit the application, you will need your passport details and email address. Certain documents are required for the application - you can upload these directly to us on our website. A sufficient form with passport details must be filled out and the required documents attached.

    You have to be aware of that the passport has to be valid for at least 6 months from the date of entry into the country. After the application has been successfully submitted, you will receive confirmation of the application and information on the expected processing time in your email. Processing time can take up to 10 business days for an ordinary tourist e-Visa. However, a tourist visa for 30 days only takes up to 72 hours. The processing time for a business visa is 24 hours up to 4 weeks (processing time is depending on the applicant's nationality). After the e-Visa has been approved, you have to print it out. Nevertheless, we recommend that you save the copy of the eVisa electronically.

    You will receive the approved e-Visa in your email box and it will be linked to your passport. Providing your passport (the same one you used to apply for) and the approved e-Visa at the border is needed.

  • Validity of the electronic visa

    The e-Visa is valid according to the type of visa you applied for:

    Tourist e-Visa for 90 days - It allows you to stay in Pakistan up to 30 days and is valid for 3 months from the date of approval. Certain solutions can also be found for longer stays. Our support team is ready to help you in this regard.

    Tourist e-Visa for 30 days - This type of e-Visa is valid for 30 days and allows applicant from selected countries (marked with*)to stay up to 30 days in Pakistan.

    Business e-Visa This document enables you to enter Pakistan multiple times. It is valid for 5 years from the date of approval and entitles you to stay in Pakistan for 30 days on each entry.

  • Transit visa information

    An e-Visa is required for transitting in Pakistan.

  • Requirements for entry

    To enter Pakistan, you need the approved e-Visa in printed form and a valid passport.

  • List of eligible countries

    Citizens of the following countries can apply for Tourist e-Visa for 3 months. Citizens of countries marked with * can additionally apply for Tourist e-Visa for 30 days, the processing time will take only 48 - 72 hours.

    Afghanistan
    Albania
    Algeria
    Andorra
    Angola*
    Antigua and Barbuda
    Argentina*
    Australia
    Austria*
    Azerbaijan*
    Bahamas*
    Bahrain*
    Bangladesh
    Barbados*
    Belarus
    Belgium
    Belize
    Benin
    Bhutan
    Bolivia
    Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Botswana*
    Brazil
    Brunei*
    Bulgaria
    Burkina Faso
    Burundi
    Cambodia
    Cameroon
    Canada
    Cabo Verde
    Central African Republic
    Chad
    Chile
    China
    Colombia
    Comoros
    Congo Democratic Republic
    Congo (Republic)
    Costa Rica*
    Cote d' Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
    Croatia
    Cuba
    Cyprus
    Czech Republic
    Denmark
    Djibouti
    Dominica
    Dominican Republic
    Ecuador
    Egypt
    El Salvador
    Equatorial Guinea
    Eritrea
    Estonia
    Ethiopia
    Fiji
    Finland*
    France
    Gabon
    Gambia
    Georgia
    Germany*
    Ghana*
    Greece
    Grenada
    Guatemala
    Guinea
    Guinea-Bissau
    Guyana
    Haiti
    Holy See (Vatican City)
    Honduras
    Hungary
    Iceland*
    Indonesia*
    Iran
    Iraq
    Ireland
    Italy*
    Jamaica
    Japan*
    Jordan*
    Kazakhstan
    Kenya
    Kiribati
    Korea (North)
    Korea (South)*
    Kosovo
    Kuwait*
    Kyrgyzstan
    Laos
    Latvia
    Lebanon
    Lesotho
    Liberia
    Libya
    Liechtenstein
    Lithuania*
    Luxembourg*
    Macedonia
    Madagascar
    Malawi
    Malaysia*
    Maldives*
    Mali
    Malta*
    Marshall Islands
    Mauritania
    Mauritius
    Mexico
    Micronesia
    Moldova
    Monaco*
    Mongolia
    Montenegro
    Morocco
    Mozambique*
    Myanmar (Burma)
    Namibia
    Nauru
    Nepal*
    Netherlands
    New Zealand*
    Nicaragua
    Niger
    Nigeria
    Norway
    Oman*
    Palau
    Palestinian territory, occupied
    Panama
    Papua New Guinea
    Paraguay*
    Peru
    Philippine
    Poland
    Portugal
    Qatar*
    Romania
    Russia
    Rwanda*
    Saint Kitts and Nevis*
    Saint Lucia*
    Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
    San Marino
    São Tomé and Príncipe
    Saudi Arabia*
    Senegal
    Serbia
    Seychelles
    Sierra Leone
    Singapore*
    Slovakia
    Slovenia
    Solomon Islands
    South Africa
    South Sudan
    Spain*
    Sri Lanka*
    Sudan
    Suriname
    Swaziland
    Sweden
    Switzerland*
    Syria
    Tajikistan*
    Tanzania*
    Thailand*
    Timor- Lest
    Togo
    Tonga*
    Trinidad and Tobago*
    Tunisia*
    Turkey*
    Turkmenistan
    Tuvalu
    Uganda
    Ukraine
    United Arab Emirates*
    United Kingdom
    United States
    Uruguay
    Uzbekistan
    Vanuatu
    Venezuela
    Vietnam
    Western Samoa*
    Yemen
    Zambia*
    Zimbabwe

    Citizens of the following countries can apply for business e-Visa:

    Algeria
    Angola
    Argentina
    Australia
    Austria
    Azerbaijan
    Bahrain
    Bangladesh
    Belgium
    Benin
    Brazil
    Bulgaria
    Cambodia
    Cameroon
    Canada
    Chile
    China
    Colombia
    Comoros
    Cote d' Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
    Croatia
    Czech Republic
    Denmark
    Djibouti
    Ecuador
    Egypt
    Estonia
    Finland
    France
    Gambia
    Germany
    Ghana
    Greece
    Guatemala
    Guinea
    Guinea-Bissau
    Honduras
    Hungary
    Indonesia
    Iran
    Iraq
    Ireland
    Italy
    Japan
    Jordan
    Kazakhstan
    Kenya
    Korea (South)
    Kuwait
    Latvia
    Lebanon
    Lithuania
    Madagascar
    Malaysia
    Mauritius
    Mexico
    Montenegro
    Morocco
    Mozambique
    Myanmar (Burma)
    Netherlands
    New Zealand
    Nigeria
    Norway
    Oman
    Panama
    Paraguay
    Peru
    Philippines
    Poland
    Portugal
    Qatar
    Romania
    Russia
    Saudi Arabia
    Senegal
    Sierra Leone
    Singapore
    Slovenia
    South Africa
    South Sudan
    Spain
    Sri Lanka
    Sweden
    Switzerland
    Tanzania
    Thailand
    Togo
    Tunisia
    Turkey
    Ukraine
    United Arab Emirates
    United Kingdom
    United States
    Vietnam

    If your country of citizenship is not listed, it is necessary to apply for a standard embassy visa in order to visit Pakistan.

  • Ports accepting e-Visas

    Before you travel to Pakistan using an eVisa, please make sure that your desired point of entry is on one of the following lists:

    Airports:

    • Islamabad Airport
    • Lahore Airport
    • Peshawar Airport
    • Karachi Airport
    • Quetta Airport
    • Multan Airport
    • Rahim Yar Khan Airport
    • Bahawalpur Airport
    • Faisalabad Airport
    • Gwadar Airport
    • Sialkot Airport

    Border crossing points:

    • Wahga Railway Station
    • Chamman Land Route
    • Torkham Land Route
    • Khokarapar Railway Station
    • Taftan Land Route
    • Sost Land Route

    Sea ports:

    • Karachi Sea Port
    • Ghassbandar Sea Port
    • Gwadar Sea Port

    If traveling by another point of entry, you will need to apply for a regular visa at the embassy.

Required documents

Every application has to be matched with the following documents:

  • Passport's biodata page
  • A photograph of the applicant
  • Confirmation of hotel booking in Pakistan
  • Copy of the already issued Pakistani visa (for extensions)

The following documents must also be enclosed with the application for a business visa:

  • Passport's biodata page
  • A photograph of the applicant
  • Proof of registration of company (SECP/ Chamber of Commerce Certificate)
  • Letter of invitation from the business partner in Pakistan(E-BIL)
  • proof of legal residence)
  • Depending on the decision of the authority, additional documents may be required for processing the application
 

Important information

  • Processing time can take up to 10 business days for an ordinary tourist e-Visa. However, tourist visa for 30 days only takes up to 72 hours. The processing time for business visa is 24 hours up to 4 weeks (processing time is depending on the applicant's nationality).
  • A separate application has to be submitted by anyone who wishes to enter the country territory.
  • Granted eVisa is valid only at the selected border crossings.
  • An eVisa does not authorize any labour activity.
 

Benefits of Evisa Express

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    Easy application process There are three easy steps to get your eVisa to Pakistan. Any issues during the application process can be addressed by contacting our support team
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    Qualified team of expertsA qualified team oversees the processing of every application
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    Guarantee of serviceIf an application is unable to be processed, reimbursement is provided according to the conditions set out by our Terms of Service

Evisa Express is an independent company that offers efficient and professional assistance in obtaining visas. We are not associated with any governmental agency. See Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

 

Three easy steps to get your eVisa

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    Apply online Fill out basic information on your citizenship and purpose for travel
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    Fill out remaining required information and make an online payment We accept both credit and debit cards and other convenient methods of payment.
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    Check your email Once your payment is confirmed, the eVisa will be sent to the email address you provided in your application.
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