Is Myanmar on your list of places to visit next? If this is the case, you will need to obtain a Myanmar visa before visiting Myanmar. Up to 90 days from the date it is received, single-entry visas will be valid. Multiple entry visas are valid for up to 180 days from the date of issue. Before you travel to Myanmar, make sure your passport is in good working order. The guidelines listed below should be followed when it comes to your passport.
Check the validity of your passport – All visitors to Myanmar must have a passport that is valid for at least 90 days after they leave the country.
Blank visa pages – When visiting Myanmar, as well as many other countries, travelers must have at least two blank visa pages in their passport book.
Requirements for Myanmar Visas
A Myanmar visa application form, your signed United States passport with at least 6 months validity, (3) passport photographs and a trip schedule are all required documents for obtaining a Myanmar visa. Additionally, you should provide a copy of your hotel reservations that include the applicant’s name, or if staying with family or friends, a notarized letter of invitation from them.
If you’re traveling for business, you’ll need everything listed above, as well as a business invitation and letter. A business invitation should introduce the applicant, the type of business that will be conducted, and the type of visa and length of preferred validity. One more requirement applies to a business letter. A business letter will be required to demonstrate sufficient funds for your travel needs. You should both write the letter and invitation on the letterhead of the company for whom you work.
A Myanmar visa application form, your signed United States passport with at least 6 months validity, (4) passport photographs, a trip schedule, and a police report or a certification of good conduct from your local police department are all required documents for a social visit visa.
Information on Myanmar Embassies and Consulates
|Embassy & Consulate||Address||Phone Number|
|Embassy of Myanmar in DC||
2300 S Street, NW
Washington, DC 20008
|Consulate General of Myanmar in New York
10 East 77th Street
New York, NY 10075
More information about Myanmar
|Electricity||Voltage: 230 V
Frequency: 50 Hz
Power sockets: type C / D / F / G
|Time Zone||MST (UTC+6:30)|
If you choose to visit a regional Passport agency, make sure you are aware of the requirements and schedule an appointment with the national Passport scheduling service by calling 1-877-487-2778. You can do so at any time of day or night. Security is strictly enforced in most Wyoming passport offices. Metal detection devices are used by federal agencies.
If you live in Gillette, Wyoming, for example, you can apply for a passport at the Campbell County District Court or the US Post Office – Gillette. Before visiting, you should call to see if an appointment is required. Check a neighboring town or city if you can’t find an acceptance facility where you live.
When applying for a passport in Wyoming, you have two options: regular passport services, which take 4 to 6 weeks, or expedited passport services, which can take 2 or 3 weeks.