Egypt Visa

  • Egypt e-Visas are issued for Single Entry or Multiple Entry to people whose nationalities require visas to enter the country.
  • Your Egypt e-Visa is valid for 90 days after issued. The maximum stay in Egypt is 30 days Total.
  • Children apply for a visa via their parents’ online account.
  • A visa is required prior to entry into the Arab Republic of Egypt.
  • If you exceed the duration stay on the e-Visa without holding a residency permit, you may be required to pay fines, be deported, or otherwise forbidden from future travel to Egypt.
  • The Egypt e-Visa is not required for visitors from the US, the EU, or the UK who are traveling to (and remaining in) Sharm El Sheikh, Dahab, Nuweiba, and Taba. So long as their trip stays under 15 days they can travel visa-free.
  • Applicants must hold an ordinary passport valid for at least six months beyond their date of arrival in Egypt.
  • It is recommended that you have at least one blank page in your passport for an entry/exit stamp.
  • After the application has been submitted and approved, the traveler needs to print and carry at least one copy of the visa.
  • You will need to present your printed e-Visa to the immigration officer at the port of entry.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Vaccination requirements to travel to Egypt

    Yellow Fever vaccine is required if traveling from a country with risk of yellow fever transmission.

    More information in the following link:

  • How far in advance should I apply for the Egypt e-Visa?

    You are advised to create an e-Visa application at least 7 days before your departure.

  • What documents should I provide upon my arrival at Egypt?

    You must present the following documents upon your arrival in Egypt:

    • Passport valid for at least six months after the arrival date.
    • e-Visa printout.
    • Travel itinerary.
    • Supporting letter, e.g. letter from company or invitation letter for business/family visits.
    • Hotel bookings/details about places you plan to visit if you’re going as a tourist.

  • What countries are eligible for an Egypt e-Visa?

    Citizens from the following countries are eligible for an e-Visa:

    All European Union citizens (including the UK), Albania, Australia, Canada, Iceland, Japan, South Korea, Macedonia, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Norway, Russia, Serbia, Switzerland, Ukraine, The United States and Vatican City.

  • How long should the validity of my passport be in order to apply for the Egypt e-Visa?

    Applicants for the Egypt e-Visa must hold a passport that is valid for at least 6 months from the arrival date.

  • Visa Application form for Egypt Visa


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