Yes - A visa is required for travel to Algeria

Saturday, May 28, 2016

A valid passport and visa are required to transit through Algeria.

Send these documents to Travisa


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Algeria, with at least one blank passport page available for Algerian visa stamp. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Algeria visas.


Algeria Visa Application Form:

Two signed Algeria visa application forms, plus one copy.

To generate an automated visa application with traveler profile information, simply complete and print your PDF after you place your visa order on the Global Service Order Form.


Photo Requirements:

Two recent identical 2 x 2 passport type photographs in color, front view, and with a plain/white background.

OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.


Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or a travel agency or copy of airline tickets.


Other Requirements:

A copy of onward destination visas (if applicable).


Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Algeria Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Algeria Visa Validity:

Algeria visas are usually valid based on the Algerian consulate's discretion.

Algeria Visa Processing Time:

Algerian visas are usually processed in 5 to 10 business days. Rush or Emergency visa service may be available for additional fees. Please visit our “Algeria Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options” link for details.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Algeria

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.

How to Apply for a Visa to Algeria

  • Review instructions based on the purpose of journey to Algeria
  • Complete, print and sign all visa application forms, including Travisa's Global Service Order Form.
  • Send all of the visa application requirements listed above to Travisa.

Algeria Visa Applications can be processed in the following location(s):

Residents of these states:
Alabama, Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virgin Islands, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming

Send documents to:
Travisa - New York
290 5th Ave, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Tel: (212) 613-2223

Residents of these states:
Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia

Send documents to:
Travisa - Washington, DC
1731 21st. St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: (202) 463-6166