Many Passport holders do not need visas for Argentina including U.S. Passports. Call us for information: 312-922-8860.

Visas for Argentina

Below you will find the requirements to obtain a visa for Argentina. Once you complete gathering the documents, choose your processing time and place your order online or use the paper order form. If you have questions at any point in the process, click the  and you will be directed to a pop-up page with more information; close that once your question is answered and proceed.

Note: U.S. Passport holders do not need visas for Argentina for stays up to 90 days for Tourism or Business. As of March 24, 2016, Argentina has suspended the need to pay a reciprocity fee online for US Passports. . 


  • Signed Passport with at least six months validity and 2 blank visa pages

  • Two current passport-type photo

  • One completed and signed application. ALL fields must be completed; use "N/A" for fields that do not apply. The email address must be: Click HERE for the application

Please click HERE for a link to the Argentina website where you will find details for all the requirements below: 

  • Original Business Letter from company in the U.S. (for Business Visas)

  • An original letter of Invitation from the Company in Argentina (for Business )

  • Copy of flight itinerary on Travel Agency letterhead or copy of tickets

  • Confirmation of Hotel Reservation in Argentina. For tourism, if you are staying with an individual in Argentina, you must provide a letter of invitation from them

  • (for Non-US Passport holders) Copy of front and back of Alien Registration Card ("Green Card") or copy of U.S. visa in Passport

  • (For Tourism) Letter from job confirming employment or proof of financial means in the form of: last 3 pay stubs or last 2 most recent bank statements

  • Interview at the Consulate if requested. If you must appear for an interview, you must take a $40 Money Order with you which will allow you to pick up the completed visa at the time of the interview.


Processing Times and Fees:

Processing Type: Service Fee:
Regular Processing — 12+ Business days: $130
Rush Processing — 10 -11 Business days: $180

Please note: these processing times DO NOT include the time necessary to make an appointment for an interview if requested and to appear for that interview. Argentina charges: $200 for Business visas paid by Money Order only $150 for Tourist visas; $200 for Business visas

Place order:

  1. Enter your Departure Date below, then Select a Service below that. When the pop-up window appears, click "OK" to calculate fees. Click "BUY NOW" and follow the instructions on each page. After billing, shipping and credit card info is completed you will receive shipping instructions. If you need more than one Service, either place separate orders online or use option 2 below.
    If you prefer not to place an online order or need multiple Services, click HERE for our paper order form. Complete all information and ship your documents to the address at the top of the form. Your credit card will be charged once the work is complete and we will include a receipt with your returned passport.
Type: Visa
Country: Argentina
Departure Date: Click Here to Pick the date  << Click here to select a date
Select a Service:
Weekends and Holidays do not count as processing days.
Regular (12+ days)-Tourist
Rush (10-11 days)-Tourist
Regular (12+ days)-Business
Rush (10-11 days)-Business

American Visa Service - 53 West Jackson - Suite 1226 - Chicago, IL 60604  (312) 922-8860 fax (312)922-7578


Note: Visa documents not in our office by 9:30 a.m. (CST) may be submitted the following business day and/or may be charged additional rush fees to meet a date of departure. We suggest you ship documents by UPS Early AM with signature waived as all other options generally arrive too late for submission. All passport documents will be submitted the day after they are received. AVS is not responsible for deliveries to our office. American Visa Service, Inc. is not responsible for passports lost, delayed or damaged by any government office, Consulate or delivery service. American Visa is not responsible for the websites of other offices nor for problems with those sites. Fees and/or requirements may change with little or no advance notice. All cancelled orders will incur a 10% credit card fee to cover the fees AVS is charged by Visa/MC/Amex to process charges and refunds.