US citizens can travel to Iceland on holiday or business for 90 days or less, in accordance with the Visa Waiver Program.

US citizens wanting to stay longer or reside in Iceland must apply for a residence permit at the Icelandic Directorate of Immigration.

Travelers to Iceland must be in possession of a passport, valid at least for 90 days beyond their intended stay. In addition to that, nationals of many countries are required to obtain a visa prior to entering Iceland. A list of those countries can be seen by clicking here

To apply for a visa to Iceland please contact the nearest Visa Processing office.

28 West 30th Street
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10001
Phone: 929-500-8526
300 N LaSalle
Suite 4909
Chicago, IL 60606
Phone: 312-803-0430
2800 Post Oak Boulevard
Suite 4100
Houston, TX 77056
Phone: 832-390-2300
580 California Street
16th Floor, Suite 1635
San Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 415-635-3566
1155 F Street NW
Suite 1050
Washington DC 20004
Phone: 202-559-8601 

For information on extended tourist visas, residence and employment permits, please visit the website of the Directorate of Immigration of Iceland.


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