All applicants for entry Visa to Lebanon are kindly requested to submit two copies of the Visa Application form and required documents, the submitted personal photos should be passport size and in color.
The Lebanese Embassy in Cairo wishes to inform all applicants that the period for Visa approval is one whole month from the application date.
Egyptian Citizens in possession of two thousands US Dollars and a hotel reservation can directly apply for the entry Visa in Beirut Airport, however this shall be at their own responsibility.
To get an entry visa you can either
Important note: The Embassy shall not grant visas if an Israeli visa is stamped on the passport or the travel document.
The visa to enter Lebanon is valid for 90 days starting from the date of issuance, for a period of 15 days or a month or three months or 6 months. The stay period is effective from the date of entry to Lebanon.
Types of visas and fees
Note: Embassy reserves the right to accept or refuse any request for a visa.
Visa requires the approval of the general Lebanese directorate of General security during the period ranging between three and five days.
Visas can be obtained at Beirut airport valid for one month extendable up to three months for Egyptian nationals and other nationals of the following Arab countries:
Sudan - Tunisia - Morocco - Algeria - Libya - Somalia - Djibouti - Mauritania - Comoros - Iraq, Under these conditions:
Note: Lebanese authority at Beirut airport reserves the right to accept or refuse any request for a visa.
B. Entry visa for diplomatic/special passports and members of international organizations
Holders of diplomatic / special and International Organizations passports shall be granted a courtesy entry visa to Lebanon free of charge, the issuance of the visa require 48 hours to be processed.
1. The Visa Application Form. (download application here)
2. Verbal Note from the Embassy or the Organization.
3. One Personal Photo.
4. Colored copy of the Passport.
Note: The following applicants can be granted free visa of charge at the airport and border posts valid, up to six months and multiple entries.
For more information, please contact the visa section at the embassy or visit the website of the general Lebanese directorate of general security.