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by Felix
Sun Oct 20, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Khyber Pass/Torkham border reports (AF>PAK)
Replies: 13
Views: 3995

Re: Khyber Pass/Torkham border reports (AF>PAK)

I should add that I obtained both PAK and AF visa indicating I would fly between Kabul and Islamabad. But htis didn't cause any problems at the border.
by Felix
Sun Oct 20, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Khyber Pass/Torkham border reports (AF>PAK)
Replies: 13
Views: 3995

Re: Khyber Pass/Torkham border reports (AF>PAK)

I just completed another Torkham border crossing with driver and car organised on both sides ahead of time. Crossing was completely problem-free. No issues with border police or crossing through Khyber Agency on the Pakistan side. I crossed AF-PK but It would seem the opposite direction is also clea...
by Felix
Wed Apr 24, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Hojayli - Konye-Urgench border crossing (UZ - TM)
Replies: 43
Views: 22291

Re: Hojayli - Konye-Urgench border crossing (UZ - TM)

I crossed last week, straightforward, Turkem guys were expremly keen to avoid any complications. Temperature was taken on leaving TM (by the guy who helped fill in the customs declaration such that there would be no problems) and on entering UZ (by a guy in a doctor's outfit). All in all no big deal...
by Felix
Wed Apr 24, 2019 6:23 am
Forum: Turkmenistan
Topic: Bajgiran/Ashgabat border updates
Replies: 39
Views: 14788

Re: Bajgiran/Ashgabat border updates

Border is open and free of problems for foot passengers. Keep to restrictions and have your papers and all is OK. 20 km Bus ride on TM side costing 10 Manat or 1 USD. Vehicle crossing appears to also be possible, but since I was on foot I cannot report on any difficulties. Having a Tour company on T...
by Felix
Wed Mar 20, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Khyber Pass/Torkham border reports (AF>PAK)
Replies: 13
Views: 3995

Re: Khyber Pass (AF>PAK)

Thanks to Yamamotoo for this contribution. Can I request to clarify two points: 1. What kind of paperwork was necessary to have before entering Pakistan? (Visa, NOC?, was it made clear when asking for the visa, that Torkham was going to be the point of entry?, what passport were your travelling on?)...