From Mohammad Sakib Arifin's answer to Why are women not allowed to go out alone even in today's society?:

Shia view: According to mainstream Shia scholars, it is permissible for a woman to travel alone.

Based on the author's track record on this site, I suspect it's a correct claim, but...

Question: Which mainstream Shia scholars say it's permissible for a woman to travel alone?

Googling revealed inconsistent posts on ShiaChat, and I'm not sure how much I can trust them. Googling site:sistani.org woman travel and site:leader.ir woman travel didn't reveal any easy, general answers.


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