On 4 November 1993, Iran recognized Lithuania de jure.
On 4 November 1993, Iran recognized the re-established independent State of Lithuania de jure. Diplomatic relations were re-established on the same day.
From 2005 to 2006, Vytautas Naudužas served as the first Ambassador of Lithuania to Iran after the re-establishment of independence (resided in Turkey).
From 1994 to 1995, Reaz Astaneh Parast served as the first Ambassador of Iran to Lithuania (resided in Poland).