Egypt has launched a program that allows the citizens of 46 countries to apply online for their visas. Since Ireland is one of them, an Egypt visa for Irish citizens is now accessible, which means that Irish people who want to go to Egypt on vacation are no longer required to go to Egypt’s embassy to get their documents. Instead, they can apply online with minimal effort. iVisa will help you with the whole process if you want to apply, and you should be done with the process in 10 minutes or less.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I am an Irish citizen, do I need a visa to visit Egypt?
What is an Egypt eVisa?
The eVisa is an authorization document that allows visitors to enter Egypt.
How long is the Egypt eVisa valid for?
This Egypt eVisa is valid for 90 days after issued. It also grants a Single Entry for a maximum of 30 days Total.
What are the documents required to apply?
iVisa will do all the hard work, but that does not mean you do not have to help. There are a few requirements you need to meet, but there is nothing out of the ordinary. Here is what you need to provide:
A valid passport – if you do not have a passport, you can get one pretty fast. If you have one, make sure that it is valid and will remain as such at least for another six months from your date of arrival in Egypt. Otherwise, your visa application will be denied.
A scan of the information page of your passport – you will be required to upload it in step three of the application form.
Complete a personal questionnaire – step three of the application form will also require you to answer a set of personal questions. It is nothing out of the ordinary. They just want to know the reasons for your travels and such. It should take about 5 minutes of your time.
Means of payment – since you are required to make the payment before you submit your application (step two of the application,) you need to have a credit or debit card ready. If you have a Paypal account, you should know that iVisa accepts that as well.
E-mail address – iVisa will send you the document via e-mail, which is why you need to ensure that the address you provide is accurate. Otherwise, you will not have access to your Egypt eVisa.
What are the processing times and prices?
You have three options:
Standard processing time – when you select this option, you Egypt e-visa will arrive via e-mail within 6 business days. This is the cheapest processing time you have at hand. It costs only USD 55.00.
Rush processing time – this option will shorten the application processing time. Your application will be processed within 4 business days, and you will be charged USD 85.00.
Super Rush processing time – if you have an emergency and need to be on a plane to Egypt as fast as possible, this is the option for you. Your application will be processed within 2 business days. As you may have guessed, the price goes higher as well. You will be charged USD 120.00.
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How does the Egypt eVisa work?
The Egypt eVisa is issued electronically by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Egypt Government.
We use the Egypt eVisa system to process an eVisa by entering the applicant's information.
How long does it take to apply for an Egypt eVisa?
Less than 10 minutes is the time you will need to apply.
How can I apply for an Egypt eVisa?
The first step will require you to insert your personal information, choose the visa type and the processing time. As far as the latter is concerned,
The second step will ask you to make a revision of step one and make the payment.
Step three consists of additional documents upload and personal questions.
There is no hassle, the whole process should not last more than 10 minutes, and you can do it wherever you want.
What happens after I have applied?
Once the application is done, you will receive the eVisa by email in PDF format. No need to deal with the embassy. We do it for you so you don't lose valuable time.
I am traveling with children, do I need to create an account for them to apply?
No, you do not. Parents can apply for their children in conjunction with their own application.
How can I apply for my family or friends?
You just need to make sure to have all the required documents (you can see above in this article) and 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 data required.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
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. So, if this is the case, please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible via online chat to assist you.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Egypt 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.