Algerian Visa
Algerian Visa

Visitors to Algeria must obtain a visa from one of the Algerian diplomatic missions, unless they come from one of the visa-exempt countries. All visitors must hold a passport valid for 6 months from the date of entry into Algeria.

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Visa policy of Algeria

Visa exemption

Ordinary passports

The citizens of the following 7 designated countries as well as refugees and stateless persons residing in these countries can stay 90 days in Algeria as long as their purpose of visit is tourism or business:[1][2][3]

Diplomatic and service category passports

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  Visa-free for holders of diplomatic and service category passports
  Visa-free for holders of diplomatic passports

Holders of diplomatic and/or service category passports of the following countries can visit[5] Algeria without a visa:[2]

Diplomatic and service passports

Diplomatic passport only

Visa waiver agreement for holders of diplomatic and service passports was signed with India[6] and it is yet to come into force.


In February 2020, the Government of Algeria announced a plan to introduce eVisas in the future.[7]


Entry and transit is refused to Israel Israeli citizens, even if not leaving the aircraft and proceeding by the same flight.[8]

See also


  1. ^[bare URL PDF]
  2. ^ a b "Country information (visa section)". Timatic. International Air Transport Association (IATA) through Gulf Air. Retrieved 1 April 2017.
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  4. ^ Was applied under visa exemption agreement on 26 April 1988 from 9 May 1989 [1][2]
  5. ^ fouzia, Boussadia. "الجزائر-روسيا: الغاء التأشيرة لفائدة حاملي جوازات السفر الدبلوماسية أو للخدمة" (in Arabic). Retrieved 2018-03-18.
  6. ^ @indiainalgeria (31 January 2019). "Au cours de la visite, deux documents ont été signés : (1) un Programme d'Échange Culturel et (2) un accord d'exemp…" (Tweet) – via Twitter.
  7. ^ Le visa électronique bientôt introduit
  8. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 11 March 2017. Retrieved 12 January 2022.((cite web)): CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)