Visa policy of Sudan

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Not to be confused with Visa policy of South Sudan.
Visa policy of Sudan

Visitors to Sudan must obtain a visa from one of the Sudanese diplomatic missions unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries.

Visa exemption[edit]

Citizens of the following 6 countries can visit Sudan without a visa:

Holders of diplomatic or official/service/special passports issued to nationals of Algeria (2 months), Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Iran, Libya, Mali, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo, Tunisia, Vietnam do not require a visa for Sudan.[1]

Nationals of  Saudi Arabia do not require a visa for business visits.

Visa on arrival[edit]

Citizens of the following 4 countries can obtain a visa for Sudan on arrival:

1 - provided arriving directly from the country of citizenship.

Holders of diplomatic or service passports of China and holders of diplomatic passports of Algeria (90 days) can obtain a visa for Sudan on arrival.

Persons with a Sudanese father can obtain visa on arrival regardless of their current nationality.


Entry and transit is refused to Israel Israeli citizens, even if not leaving the aircraft and proceeding by the same flight.[2]

Admission is also refused to holders of passports or travel documents containing a visa or entry stamp issued by Israel.[3]

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