Since December 2017, citizens of 46 countries can obtain an electronic visa to travel to Egypt. That means that if you are eligible, you can apply online from the comfort of your home, quickly and easily. iVisa can help expedite your application so that your effort is minimal. You can also check your eligibility for the visa using our visa checker.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Do I need a visa to visit this country?
It will depend on your nationality. To check if you are eligible for the eVisa, use our Visa Checker, just put in your country of origin and choose Egypt as your destination.
What is an electronic visa?
It is an official document that permits entry into and travel within Egypt and is electronically linked to your passport.
How long can I remain in Egypt with the eVisa?
Visitors with an eVisa can enter Egypt for a maximum of 30 days in Total. All visits are strictly limited to business or tourism, so you can NOT seek paid work or employment.
What are the documents required to apply?
For the documents to apply for an eVisa, you must get the following:
- Valid passport – for at least three months after your visa expires.
- A passport scan – is required for the online application.
- Email address – the account you provide will be sent your visa. Remember to provide a valid email account.
- Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment such as credit and debit cards or Paypal. Do not forget to double-check the spelling before submitting your application.
How long does the eVisa last?
This document allows you to enter the country for a maximum of 90 days (counted from the time your visa application is issued.) After these days, you will no longer be able to enter Egypt.
How much is a visa for Egypt?
The cost for standard processing of a Egyptian visa is USD 55.00. iVisa offer three different services:
- Standard processing (6 Business Days) -USD 55.00.
- Rush processing (4 Business Days) -USD 70.00.
- Super rush processing (2 Business Days) -USD 120.00.
Click here to start your application.
How long does it take to apply for an Egypt eVisa?
It will take you less than 10 minutes to fill in the application form with your information. Then, iVisa will take care of the rest. Shortly after, we will notify you about the status of your application.
What steps should I follow to get the eVisa?
The application for an Egypt eVisa has only three easy steps:
The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. You also need to choose the processing time from the options mentioned above.
The second step will ask you to revise step one and make the payment.
The last step consists of a questionnaire. It is at this point when you need to upload your passport scan. Other documents may be required as well, but it depends on individual circumstances.
Click here to start. After you are done, you submit your form and wait for your visa to arrive. In case you need assistance completing your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
How many times can I enter Egypt with an eVisa?
The eVisa for Egypt allows Single Entry.
Do I need to get an Egypt eVisa for my kids too?
Yes. All foreign citizens wishing to travel to Egypt require a visa, even kids. Parents can apply for their children in conjunction with their own applications.
What steps should I follow to get the eVisa?
You can apply for friends or family by making sure you have all the required documents first (you can see above in this article). If you are applying for only one friend or family member, just apply here introducing his or her data. 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 information required.
How does the Egypt eVisa look like?
This is how the Egypt eVisa looks like:
What can I do if I make a mistake in my form request?
Mistakes are always possible. If this is your case, then please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible to assist you.
Your Egypt eVisa is linked to your passport number, 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 electronic visa?
iVisa provides 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 the testimonials of hundreds of happy customers here.