June 14, 2022: Message for U.S. Citizens: Kuwait Resumes Visas on Arrival for U.S. Citizens

Message for U.S. Citizens – Kuwait Resumes Visas on Arrival for U.S. Citizens

Location: Kuwait

Event: As of June 9, 2022, the Kuwaiti government has resumed issuing visas on arrival to U.S. citizens visiting Kuwait. The visas are free for U.S. citizens and allow the visa holder to stay up to three months in Kuwait. To obtain a visa on arrival, U.S. citizens arriving in Kuwait must:

  • Have a return ticket
  • Not be restricted from entry to Kuwait
  • Have a passport valid for at least six months after the date of arrival in Kuwait
  • Provide the address where they will stay in Kuwait

Actions to Take:

  • Review Kuwait Entry, Exit, and Visa Requirements for U.S. citizens on travel.state.gov before traveling to Kuwait

U.S. Embassy Kuwait
American Citizen Services (ACS)
Telephone: (+965) 2259-1001
Fax: (+965) 2538-0282
Email: KuwaitACS@state.gov