Entry requirements

This page has information on travelling to Armenia.

This page reflects the UK government’s understanding of current rules for people travelling on a full ‘British Citizen’ passport from the UK, for the most common types of travel.

The authorities in Armenia set and enforce entry rules. If you’re unsure how Armenia’s entry requirements apply to you, contact its UK embassy, high commission or consulate.

All travellers

From 1 May 2022, Armenia has removed all COVID-19 entry restrictions and there is no need to present any proof of vaccination or negative PCR tests.

If you’re fully vaccinated

Entry requirements for Armenia are the same for all travellers, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status.

Proof of vaccination status

You don’t need to provide your vaccination status for entry to Armenia.

If you’re not fully vaccinated

Entry requirements for Armenia are the same for all travellers, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status.

If you’ve had COVID-19 in the past year

Entry requirements for Armenia are the same for all travellers, regardless of whether you have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past year.

Children and young people

There are no specific requirements for children and young people.

If you’re transiting through Armenia

Transiting is when you pass through one country on the way to your final destination.

Check with your airline before departing.

Exemptions

There are no exemptions to Armenia’s entry requirements.

Check your passport and travel documents before you travel

Check with your travel provider to make sure your passport and other travel documents meet their requirements.

Passport validity

If you are visiting Armenia, your passport should be valid for a minimum of six months from the date you arrive.

Dual nationality

Under Armenian law, children who travel to Armenia on a British passport with parents who enter on an Armenian passport will require an Armenian passport to leave the country. The child may be detained on departure if he/she can’t produce one. For further details, check the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Armenia website.

Registration

If you intend to stay in Armenia longer than 180 days, you must register with the OVIR (Administration Department for Passports and Visas):

Address: Davtashen, 4th District, 31/2 Building, Yerevan, Armenia 0054

Tel: 00 374 11 361394, 00 374 11 369140

Visas

British Citizen passport holders can stay in Armenia without a visa up to 180 days per year.

UK Emergency Travel Documents

UK Emergency Travel Documents are accepted for entry, airside transit and exit from Armenia.