As stated by Cambodia’s visa policy, South African citizens are eligible for an electronic visa when they travel to Cambodia. As a result, you can apply online for your visa using the service rendered by iVisa. However, remember that the eVisa is only valid at the following points of entry: Phnom Penh International Airport, Siem Reap International Airport, Poi Pet (Banteay Meanchey Province), Bavet (Svay Rieng Province), Cham Yeam (Koh Kong Province), Tropaeng Kreal (Stung Treng Province), and Sihanoukville International Airport.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
As a South African citizen, do I need a visa to enter Cambodia?
What is the Cambodia eVisa?
It is an official document that provides authorization to travel to and from Cambodia and is electronically linked to your passport.
How long can South Africans stay in Cambodia?
Citizens from South Africa can remain in Cambodia for a maximum of 30 days Total with a valid visa. It also offers a Single Entry. Overstaying will result in a penalty.
For how long is the Cambodia eVisa valid for?
This eVisa will expire 90 days after issued.
What do I need to apply for a Cambodia eVisa?
The first thing on your mind should be about meeting the requirements. Once you make sure of that, you can get the application process started. Here is what you will need for a Cambodia eVisa:
Valid passport – you must be a passport holder. However, check its expiry date to make sure that it remains valid for at least another 6 months from the date of arrival in Cambodia. You also need to scan the passport’s information page. You will be asked to upload it during the online application process.
Digital passport photo – the picture must follow some basic passport photo guidelines. For example, it needs to be taken as recently as possible, on a white background, and so on.
E-mail address – you will receive your Cambodia visa via e-mail in PDF format, which is why the address you give when you fill in the form needs to be valid and spelled correctly. You have to print out at least two copies before your departure.
Means of payment – you will be happy to learn that iVisa is versatile as far as paying for services goes. You can use multiple methods such as credit/debit cards and PayPal.
How long does it take to get a Cambodia Visa and what is its price?
It depends on the processing time you choose. We offer three options:
Standard Processing: 4 business days for the total price of USD 56.00.
Rush Processing: 2 business days for the cost of USD 86.00.
Super Rush Processing: 24 hours for USD 116.00.
Can I travel to Cambodia with a refugee travel document instead of a passport?
All travelers who wish to apply online for their Cambodia Visa need to have a valid passport document.
If you have a refugee travel document, then you need to contact the nearest Cambodia Consulate to apply.
What are the ports of entry & exit to Cambodia that I may use when using the eVisa?
You must enter Cambodia via one of the following ports of entry:
Phnom Penh International Airport.
Siem Reap International Airport.
Poi Pet (Banteay Meanchey).
Bavet (Svay Rieng).
Cham Yeam (Koh Kong).
Tropaeng Kreal Border Post (Stung Treng).
Sihanoukville International Airport.
How long does it take to apply for a Cambodia eVisa?
Less than 10 minutes. You just will need to send your application to Cambodia with iVisa.
How can I apply to a Cambodia visa?
The application process is not challenging at all. There are three simple steps you need to go through, and in case you need assistance with it, iVisa has a 24/7 support service. These are the steps you will need to follow:
STEP 1: Fill out the online application form, providing: the airport of arrival, date of arrival, full name, passport number, date of birth, and nationality. You are required to enter the personal information that matches the information on your passport.
STEP 2: Pay the service fee and Government fee online by your credit/debit card or Paypal. After finishing your order and payment, you will receive a confirmation email for your visa order. Then we will process your Cambodia e-Visa and send it to you by email. You can receive the email within 24 hours with our super rush service.
STEP 3: Download the Cambodia eVisa and print it out. You need to show the eVisa on arrival. It takes 5-10 minutes to get the visa stamped on your passport by Cambodian Immigration Officers at the airport or seaport.
View Cambodia eVisa sample
Do I need to get a Cambodia eVisa for my kids too?
Yes. All South Africans wishing to travel to Cambodia require a visa, even kids.
How can I apply for my family or friends?
If you are applying for only one friend or family member, just apply here introducing his or her data and remember you need to have the documents required (mentioned above). In case you need to apply for more than one person, you can do so by clicking on ‘Add new applicant’ in the application form and completing the data required.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
If you made a mistake when entering your data online then please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible via online chat to assist you.
If we already submitted your application, then you can NOT make any changes and you will have to apply again but we will NOT charge you another service fee.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Cambodia eVisa?
Many people think that online information leaks and that their personal info is at risk of getting into the wrong hands. However, that is not the case with our services. We provide maximum safety for your personal data, confidentiality, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. Your personal information could not be safer. You can check what hundreds of happy customers say about us here.