Customs

Two-channel system for customs clearance and control is applied in passenger customs control zone of "Zvartnots” International Airport.

The "green" channel is a specified area in the arrival zone designed for transportation through customs border of such personal goods by physical persons in accompanied luggage, which is not subject to customs declaration. At the same time, these persons do not have unaccompanied luggage.

The "red" channel is a specified area in the arrival zone designed for transportation by physical persons through customs border of goods subject to customs declaration, as well as of goods that are declared upon the desire of physical persons.

The two-channel system is not applied at Official Delegations Hall in the arrival zone.

Customs control of imported air cargo is performed in "Armenia" International Airports" Cargo Terminal, where "Zvartnots" Customs House is located. Cargo check is performed with new equipment, including X-ray equipment, one of which, the biggest one in the republic, is installed in "Cargo" Terminal, too. It allows checking a large-volume cargo in the shortest possible time.

Every week "Zvartnots" Customs House organizes professional consultations, during which You have an opportunity to get information about the changes made in the customs legislation, as well as to receive clarifications from relevant specialists regarding various issues arising in relations with customs bodies.

For the detailed information, please, visit the website:  www.customs.am

VAT Refund

When leaving the Republic of Armenia, before crossing the border checkpoint, You have a right to claim the VAT You have paid for goods purchased from the stores that offer "Tax Free" shopping in Armenia.



Cart service

Q. How much does it cost to use carts at "Zvartnots" International Airport?
A. The carts are free of charge. 



Carry-on luggage transportation

Q. Which are the items forbidden for transportation in carry-on baggage?

A. List of articles, substances and connections banned for air transportation in carry-on baggage of the passengers departing from Zvartnots International Airport.

Please click on the title below to get additional information about forbidden for transportation items.

Carry-on and checked baggage.



Ground Transportation

Q. Where can I obtain ground transportation from "Zvartnots" International Airport, via shuttle or taxi?
A. Both taxis and shuttle buses are available at the arrival zone of the airport terminal, at the exit from the baggage claim area.

Q. During what hours taxi and shuttle bus services are available at "Zvartnots" Airport? 
A. Taxi service is available 24 hours per day. From 07:00 to 22:00 the shuttle buses run every 30 minutes, from 22:30 to 07:00 - every 1 hour.

Q. How much does a taxi ride cost? Are preliminary reservations required? 
A. The costs vary depending on destination. For the pricing please refer to the main section of "services are available to the passengers" located in the Arrival zone.

Q. How much does the bus fare cost? How can I make the payment for the toll? 
А. The one-way cost is 300 AMD per person. The payment can be made in cash in AMD or by credit card via terminals placed in the shuttles.



Parking

Q. Where can I leave my car at "Zvartnots" International airport?
A. The parking of the Terminal has a capacity to accommodate 600 cars. For the detailed information about the prices for parking, please visit the below-mentioned page:
 
Q. What kind of payment is accepted at the parking place?
A. The payment at the cashier points is accepted in cash and via credit card. There are also payment terminals, placed on the territory of the airport.



Visa

Q. When and within what timeframe I can get a Visa?
A. Twenty-four-hour service, including the services rendered by Visa Issuance and Registration Area, is carried out in "Zvartnots” International Airport and You may obtain visas at any time upon arrival at the airport. You should fill in the application form for visas just on the spot.

Should you need any additional information relating to visa issuance procedures, please visit http://www.mfa.am/en/visa/
 
Q. What method of payment is applicable and how much is the visa fee?
A. The payment for visas is accepted only in RA Drams as follows:
  • Visitor, single entry visa, for up to 120 days of stay— AMD 15.000, 
  • Visitor, single entry visa, up to 21 days of stay– AMD 3.000 per visitor,
  • Transit, single entry visa–AMD 10.000,
  • Children under 18 for all types of visas—free of charge.

ATTENTION PLEASE!

DEAR VISITORS,

VISA GIVEN FOR THE PERIOD OF 120, 21 AND 3 DAYS CAN BE PROLONGED ONLY IN THE PASSPORT AND VISA DEPARTMENT SITUATED IN DAVTASHEN, 4TH DISTRICT, 17/10. IF THE VISA IS WITHOUT VALIDITY THE CITIZEN WILL BE LEVIED ADMINISTRATIVE FINE IN THE AMOUNT OF 50.000-100.000 AMD (ACCORDING TO CODE 201 VIOLATIONS OF ADMINISTRATIVE RIGHTS) AND WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO COME TO ARMENIA FOR ONE YEAR. 

VISA TERM CANNOT BE PROLONGED IN "ZVARTNOTS" AIRPORT.



VIP Service

Q. What does the VIP Service include?
A. "Armenia International Airports" Commercial VIP Lounge Service Includes:

  • dedicated check-in desk,
  • complimentary baggage porter service (to/from VIP lounge to VIP parking)
  • complimentary tea (no limits) at the arrival waiting lounge (sterile area)
  • complimentary coffee (no limits) at the arrival waiting lounge (sterile area)
  • complimentary fresh fruits
  • complimentary alcohol beverages
  • complimentary one soft drink (where available).


Q. How much does VIP service cost in "Zvartnots" Airport? 
A. The fee charged for VIP service is AMD 55.000.  

Check-in at the VIP Lounge, accompanying to the border control post, Business Lounge access authorization (the passenger passes security, passport control and gets on the plane on his own) is AMD 30.000 per passenger.


Q. How can I request а VIP service? 
A. For reservations, please, contact VIP Lounge Reception at +374 10 493000 ext. 7292 or at +374 98 339955

E-mail:  kisraelyan@aia-zvartnots.aero, lmkhitaryan@aia-zvartnots.aero.