Bangladesh Visas: Types, Restrictions, and Application

Bangladesh Visas: Types, Restrictions, and Application

iVisa | Updated on Feb 17, 2020

Need a visa for Bangladesh? Your embassy will offer multiple types of visas: tourist, business, student, employment, diplomatic/official, investor, journalist, and non-governmental organization (NGO). Each visa type has differences as far as restrictions on who can get them and what you need in order to obtain one.


Your local embassy of Bangladesh will issue valid visas to those that are eligible. Many visa application forms can be found online including one for Bangladesh. The tourist visa is one of the most popular visas for foreign nationals to apply for.

Visa Types, Restrictions, and Application Information for Bangladesh Tourists

This question and answer session uses USA as an example for tourist visa information. You can get detailed travel and visa answers for your Bangladesh trip by selecting your origination country with our Visa Checker Tool.

What do you need from me to process the application form?

You will need the following to fill out your visa application form:

  • Passport Photo - Provide a quality scan of your recent passport photo for the application.
  • Valid Passport - You'll need at least 6 months of validity left on your passport and two blank pages for stamping purposes.
  • Payment Method - We accept PayPal and major credit/debit cards such as Visa and Mastercard.

Am I definitely going to get a visa and be able to enter Bangladesh when I apply?

While we can help start the visa application process with you, we cannot officially guarantee that if you fill out the visa application form, you will be finally approved for a visa. You must continue the process and, in the end, the Bangladesh government has the final judgment of your travel status to Bangladesh.

If I apply today, how long will it take you to process the information?

Processing time for the Bangladesh Tourist Visa Application Form varies based on which type of visa you need for your trip.

All application forms are for a 60-day visa.

Processing Speed Single-Entry Double-Entry Multiple-Entry
Standard 9 days 9 days 9 days
Rush 7 days 7 days 7 days
Super Rush 5 days 5 days 5 days

Are there any vaccination requirements necessary to travel to Bangladesh?

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

Once I get the visa, how long do I have to use it before it is no longer valid?

Most expiration dates are the same for many Bangladesh visas. Choose the visa that works best for your needs:

  • Single Entry Visa: 60 days after issued
  • Double Entry Visa: 60 days after issued
  • Multiple Entry Visa: 60 days after issued

The List of Fees for Online Form Application for Bangladesh

Any associated service fees for processing your application form will depend upon which processing speed you select for the 60-day tourist visa form.

Processing Speed Single-Entry Double-Entry Multiple-Entry
Standard USD 25.00 USD 25.00 USD 25.00
Rush USD 45.00 USD 45.00 USD 45.00
Super Rush USD 80.00 USD 80.00 USD 80.00

Is there a limit on how many times I can enter and exit Bangladesh with this visa?

Based on your needs, you'll need to select which entry allotment you prefer. You choose one, and it will determine how many times you can enter Bangladesh with a tourist visa.

All visa application forms are for the 60-day tourist visa.

  • Single Entry Visa gives you Single Entry.
  • Double Entry Visa gives you Double Entry.
  • Multiple Entry Visa gives you Multiple Entry.

If I hold this visa, how long am I allowed travel within Bangladesh?

  • For a single-entry visa, the maximum stay in Bangladesh is 30 days in Total.
  • For a double-entry visa, the maximum stay in Bangladesh is 30 days in Total.
  • For a multiple-entry visa, the maximum stay in Bangladesh is 30 days in Total.

Bangladesh Visa - Application Types and Getting Started

We can provide you with the tourist visa application form and guide you through the visa application process. If any of your questions were not answered here, feel free to reach out 24/7 to one of our support staff members by chatroom or email. We are also on Facebook.

Not from the USA? Click here to check out our Visa Checker Tool for your country's specific visa needs.

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