How To Arrive

Isfahan is located almost at the center of Iran and at the south of Tehran. There are several ways to arrive at this city: 

1) Fly directly to Isfahan: Usually there are several international flights to Isfahan using different airlines as Iran Air, Fly Dubai, Turkish-airlines and Taban Airlines. It is the easiest way to get Isfahan. 

2) Fly to Tehran and then use a domestic flight: Tehran has two airports; Imam Khomeini airport (IKA) and Mehrabad airport; IKA is devoted to the international flights while Mehrabad is for the domestic ones. IKA has been located at the south suburban part of Tehran and Mehrabad airport is in the city. Those who want to get Isfahan using a domestic flight must take a taxi from IKA to Mehrabad airport. It costs a reasonable price and in case there is no traffic jam, it takes around 45 minutes. 

3) Fly to Tehran and then hire a taxi to get Isfahan: There are some taxi services in IKA; it takes around 4 hours to get Isfahan by Taxi. 

4) Fly to Tehran and then take a bus to Isfahan: In case there is no traffic jam, it takes around 50 minutes to get Beihaghi Terminal where buses are available to Isfahan in each 15 minutes; it also takes about 6 hours to get Isfahan by bus.

Visa Information

All participants, except those from Afghanistan, Canada, Iraq, Pakistan, Somalia, Sudan, United Kingdom and United States of America, can get their electronic visa at the airport (either Isfahan or Tehran) upon their arrival. To this end, they just need to fill out this Visa Form and send it back to us along the files of a scanned copy of the first page of their passport and a personnel photo (official passport photo) of themselves. An invitation letter from the organizers and also a valid health insurance coverage will be needed at the airport (the health insurance can be issued at the airport).

Participants from the above mentioned countries and also those other participants who like to receive their visa in advance, should apply at Iranian embassies (consulates) at their countries with the reference number that we provide them.