About the e Visa
Everything you Need to Know about the electronic travel visa, from countries that offer it, through the application process, to using your evisa at the port of entry.
What is an e Visa?
An e-Visa is simply an electronic travel visa, that you apply for and receive online.
You can find out more about the difference between the evisa and a regular visa here
Which Countries offer the e Visa?
As of today, only some of the countries that require visitors to apply for a visa also offer an evisa.
You can find out if you destination offers an electronic visa option on our frequently updated list.
How Can I Apply for an eVisa?
You can apply for your evisa either on the government website of the country to which you are traveling, or through one of the professional online e visa service providers
What do I Need to Complete my Application?
Just like a regular visa, when applying for an evisa you need to provide certain information and documentation. You can find the complete list on our evisa requirements page.
How Much Does an e Visa cost?
This depends on whether you apply through a government website or an e visa service provider.
Government websites are usually cheaper since they only charge a visa fee (i.e. the cost of the visa itself). evisa service providers, on the other hand, charge an additional service fee – usually around $20-$40.
However, when choosing where to apply for your evisa, you should keep in mind that while they do cost a little more, service providers usually offer a faster and more comprehensive service.
How Long Does it Take?
The application itself is a quick and simple process that you can complete online in just a few minutes. Once the application is complete the approval will be sent to you by email, usually within 24-48 hours.
In addition, most e visa services offer an expedited option which allows you to obtain the e visa even faster.