Visa Requirements

Whilst the new 'JORDAN PASS' has become the best option for most visitors to Jordan (as it includes a VISA) - Here are the standard rules for VISAs

Single Entry visas valid for one month: 40 JOD (approximately 56 USD)
Double Entry visas valid for three months: 60 JOD (approximately 85 USD)
Multiple Entry visas valid for six months: 120 JOD (approximately 170 USD)

Certain nationalities require an entry visa to be obtained prior to travel. Some restricted nationalities holding valid residence permits in Gulf countries may be granted visas under the 'Jordan pass' scheme.

It is recommended that you check with the Jordanian diplomatic mission in your country prior to travel to ensure that you have all the necessary paperwork for travel.

Visa requirements are subject to change without prior notice.

A 'Visa on arrival' is only issued at the airport or Sheikh Hussain Land Border crossing.

A 'Visa on arrival' is NOT issued at Allenby (King Hussain Border crossing) or Aqaba (Wadi Araba Crossing) - or any other Land Border crossing.

Visitors to Jordan arriving from Israel & Palestine may obtain a visa at the Jordanian Embassy in Tel Aviv - or the Jordanian Consulate Offices in Ramallah. (Should you wish to use the Allenby
crossing)

Visitors arriving in Amman taking their visa at the airport - may cross at Allenby Bridge to visit Jerusalem and then return to Jordan - with the same visa.... within the time validity of the visa issued at the airport. No need to take a further visa. This arrangement only exists for Allenby Border Crossing.

Exit service fee applies for land and sea border points. 10.00 JD per passenger

Africa

Visa can be obtained upon arrival:
Algeria , Cape Verde , Egypt , Lesotho , Malawi , Mauritius , Montenegro , São Tomé and Príncipe , Seychelles , South Africa , Rwanda , Zimbabwe.

Visa must be obtained prior to arrival:
Angola , Benin , Botswana , Burkina Faso , Burundi , Cameron , Central African Republic , Chad , Comoros , The Democratic Republic of the Congo , The Republic of the Congo , Tunisia (age 18-35) ,Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) , Djibouti , Equatorial Ghana , Eritrea , Ethiopia , Gabon , Gambia , Ghana , Guinea , Guinea -Bissau , Kenya , Liberia , Libya , Madagascar , Mali , Mauritania , Morocco (age 18-35) , Mozambique , Namibia , Niger , Nigeria ,Senegal , Sierra Leone , Somalia , Sudan , South Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania , Togo , Uganda , Zaire , Zambia.

Asia

Visa can be obtained upon arrival:
Andorra , Bahrain , Bhutan , Brunei , Burma , China , Taiwan , Hong Kong, Indonesia , Israel , Japan , Kazakhstan, Kuwait , Kyrgyzstan , Lebanon , Macau , Malaysia , Maldives , North Korea , Oman , Palestine/ PNA Passport Holders , Qatar , Russia , Saudi Arabia , Singapore , South Korea , Syria , Tajikistan , Thailand , Turkey , Turkmenistan , United Arab Emirates , Uzbekistan.

Visa must be obtained prior to arrival:
Afghanistan , Bangladesh , Cambodia , India, Iran , Iraq , Laos , Mongolia , Myanmar , Nepal , Pakistan , Papua New Guinea , Philippines , Sri Lanka , Vietnam, Yemen.

Caribbean Sea

Visa can be obtained upon arrival:
Saint Kitts and Nevis , Saint Lucia , Saint Vincent.

Europe

Visa can be obtained upon arrival:
Armenia , Austria , Azerbaijan , Belgium , Belarus , Bosnia &Herzegovina , Bulgaria , Croatia , Cyprus , Czech Republic , Denmark , Estonia , Finland , France , Georgia , Germany , Greece , Holland , Hungary , Iceland , Ireland , Italy , Kosovo , Latvia , Liechtenstein , Lithuania , Luxembourg , Macedonia , Malta , Monaco , Norway , Poland , Portugal , Romania , San Marino , Slovakia , Slovenia , Spain , Sweden , Switzerland , Turkey , Ukraine , United Kingdom & North Ireland , Vatican City , Serbia.

Visa must be obtained prior to arrival:
Albania , Moldova.

North America

Visa can be obtained upon arrival:
Canada , Mexico , United States of America , Antigua and Barbuda , Bahamas , Barbados , Costa Rica , Dominica , Dominican Republic , Grenada , Guatemala , Haiti , Honduras , Jamaica , Nicaragua , Panama , El Salvador , Trinidad and Tobago.

Visa must be obtained prior to arrival:
Belize , Cuba.

Ocean Asia

Visa can be obtained upon arrival:
Australia , Federal States of Micronesia , Fiji , Kiribati , Marshall Islands , New Zealand , Samoa , Solomon Islands , Tonga, Nauru.

Pacific Ocean

Visa can be obtained upon arrival:
Tuvalu , Vanuatu.

South America

Visa can be obtained upon arrival:
Argentina , Bolivia , Brazil , Chile , Ecuador , Guyana , Paraguay , Peru , Surinam , Uruguay , Venezuela.

Visa must be obtained prior to arrival:
Colombia.

*Rules subject to change at any time - for definitive up to date information contact the Jordan Tourism board here : http://uk.visitjordan.com/generalinformation/entryintojordan.aspx