Yes - A visa is required for travel to Libya

Monday, October 14, 2019

A valid passport and visa are required to travel to Libya. Important: The Embassy of Libya in Washington, DC does not issue Tourist visas. Tourist visas are issued through the Libyan Consulate in Ottawa, Canada.


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport (plus two copies) valid for 6 months beyond stay in Libya, with at least one blank passport page available for available for Libyan visa stamp. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Libyan visas.


Libya Visa Application Form:

Two signed Libya visa application forms. After placing your order, fill out the application forms included in your Visa Application Kit.


Photo Requirements:

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


Letter Of Invitation:

A letter of invitation from sponsor (either host company or individual)in Libya explaining the relationship to the applicant and the purpose of travel. In addition, the letter must indicate the length of stay, place of stay, and contact information.


Special Instructions:

The Embassy of Libya will not issue a visa on a passport that contains a valid or expired visa to Israel. Visas or entry may be denied for travelers if a passport contains Israeli stamps.