Turkmenistan Travel and Visa Requirements for Nigerian Citizens

Travel and Visa Requirements for Nigerian Citizens Travelling to Turkmenistan

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About Turkmenistan

Turkmenistan is a country on the crossroads between east and western Asia, famous for its history and the most beautiful carpets.

General Requirements for Turkmenistan Visa
  • Valid national passport which has a validity of 3 months after entry into the country with one blank page for entry stamp.
  • Bank statement which is not older than 3 months from the period of entry to the country. This is proof that you can cater for yourself during the period of your stay in the country.
  • Duly completed application form which has been signed where necessary.
  • One recent passport-size photograph taken with a white background. The passport should follow the photo specification for a visa application.
  • Valid travel insurance.
  • Return and onward ticket.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • Proof of accommodation for the duration of your stay in the country.
Types of Turkmenistan Visa

Turkmenistan Tourist visa


Processing Time 15 days

Duration of Stay 90 days

Visa Fee $100.00


Eligibility

  • This is the type of visa issued to persons intending to visit Turkmenistan for tourism purposes.
  • You can also visit family and friends while on this visa.
  • All visitors to Turkmenistan must carry a valid passport.
  • Your total stay is counted starting from the day you enter into Turkmenistan.
  •  Visa applicants intending to visit a friend or family need to submit an invitation letter from a family member or host living in Turkmenistan.
  • This letter should clearly state the address and contact details of the host, as well as your relationship with them.
  •  During the visa application, you will need to provide proof of sufficient funds to last the duration of your stay.
  • You are advised to exit the country before your visa expires and present documents that show you have the intention to do so.
  • This visa does not serve study purposes. You cannot be enrolled in any of the institutions of learning in the country.

Turkmenistan Business visa


Processing Time 15 days

Duration of Stay 90 days

Visa Fee $100.00


Eligibility

  • This is the type of visa issued to Nigerians traveling to Turkmenistan for business purposes.
  • You will need to provide an invitation letter from the Turkmen company you will be visiting.
  • This letter will also contain their detailed address, accompanied with the date and actual purpose of your trip.
  • If the intention is to attend a meeting or seminar, confirmation/invitation from the conference organizer/institution is required.
  • If you are employed, you will have to present a certificate from your employer stating or allowing your business travel.
  • Certificate of business registration of the company you are meeting with in Turkmenistan is required.
  • If you have had previous business dealings with the company you are meeting with, you are required to present a proof of this.
  • Proof of sufficient funds to cover the costs of stay (e.g. bank statement for 2 recent months) is required.
  • Self-employed people may need to submit proof of business registration.
  • You cannot be gainfully employed while you are in the country with this visa.
  • It must be made clear whether your trip will be sponsored by the employer or the local company.
  • Proof of payment of visa application fee should be submitted.
Turkmenistan Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria
Turkmenistan

There is currently no Embassy of Turkmenistan in Nigeria. Applicants are advised to use consulates in neighboring countries for their applications.

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