Iran Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Iran
Capital city: Tehran
Currency: Iranian Rial (IRR)
Local time: GMT + 3.30
Telephone code: + 98
Bank: Closed on Thursday afternoon and Friday,  open on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import1. a reasonable quantity of cigarettes;2. a reasonable quantity of perfume for personal use;... More information

Wild Fauna and Flora:

The import of certain endangered species of plant, live animals and their products is prohibited or restricted under CITES, unless holding an autho... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

Holding alcoholic beverages and old books or magazines is prohibited.... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of reasonable quantities of cigarettes or of other items up to a reasonable value.... More information


Import is allowed if holding an authorization letter from the Iran veterinary organization before arrival. The customs officer will decide if the p... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Iran.... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

Exit Tax: of IRR 750,000.- is levied on nationals of Iran, r... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Import of local currency (Iran Rial-IRR) up to ... More information

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.