It's great that you are taking part in The Mongol Rally. The Visa Machine is here to help you deal with the most bureaucratic and boring part of the trip planning.

Check the visa packs to see which visas you will need for the route you are taking and once you decide to go ahead and use our help in obtaining your visas, don't forget to use the discount code MR2019 to get 15% off our service fees.

If you've got questions or want to start working out your route, check out our Help centre, chat to us online or just drop us an email and we'll be happy to talk it through with you.

This invite is issued for all ralliers who applied. Usually that's hundreds of people. The Turkmen authorities won't issue individual invites, so for data reasons, we redact all the names and passport details on the list except for those in your The Visa Machine order.

So, for example, if there's only you on your order, you'll see:

1) the first page of the document in Turkmen and English,
2) a "list" page from the invite list with only the line with your name and details in it,
3) the final page of the document in Turkmen and English.

If there are more than one of you in an order, you'll have multiple "list" pages showing only the lines of the invite with those individuals who are in that order.

You must print out all pages that have been uploaded to your The Visa Machine account. They are all vital.

It may not look much, but this is the official Turkmen permission for the person/s named to apply for entry into Turkmenistan and without it, you won't be able to get your visa when once on The Mongol Rally, and you won't be able to enter Turkmenistan. So please look after it in case you can't print it out again when you're on the road


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