UMRAH VISA REQUIREMENTS FOR

FREE INDEPENDENT TRAVELLERS

PASSPORT

Passport should be valid for travel for at least six months from the date of departure

PAGES

Passport should contain not less than 4 blank pages for endorsements

TICKETS

Confirmed return airline ticket

ACCOMMODATION

Proof of secured and paid for accommodation at accredited hotels in Makkah and Madinah for the duration of the Umrah

PHOTO

2 photographs (4cm X 6cm, matt finish, white background, without frame or border showing 70% of face)

VACCINATION

Innoculation / vaccination certificate against meningitis (ACYW-135)

CHILDREN

Children below 16 years - proof of polio vaccination

CONVERTS

Convert should produce a photocopy of his/her conversion certificate

MAHRAM

Female applicant must be accompanied by her Mahram. If spouse, siblings or children is/are accompanying applicant, copies of the Marriage Certificate/Birth Certificate are required to be submitted to the Embassy

FEMALE 45 AND ABOVE

Female aged 45 years old and above can travel with an organized group, provided consent letter from Mahram is submitted

BIOMETRICS

Mandatory registration of biometrics prior to visa application. Make an appointment at www.vfstasheel.com

DOCUMENTS

Required documents for submission to the Saudi Embassy, (e.g. passport, visa application form, photographs confirmed return air-ticket, supporting documents, etc,) must be submitted to us at least 3 weeks to 1 month before your scheduled departure

For pilgrims/applicants travelling with umrah travel agents from Malaysia or Indonesia, please provide the following:

  • umrah programme / itinerary with flight and accommodation details.
  • name of Malaysian / Indonesian travel agent, contact person and contact details.
  • name of agency, contact person and contact number of accredited Saudi umrah agent utilised by the Malaysian / Indonesian travel agent for the management of their pilgrims for the duration of the umrah.
  • any other information or details as required by our Saudi agent or the relevant Saudi authorities.

Please contact us at 6295 7632 and 6295 7633 for further details.