Nowadays, many people that are planning to visit this country are apt to do it without visiting an embassy, and US citizens are no exception. The government of Ivory Coast has agreed to release an electronic visa to all applicants who meet all the requirements.
The measure is not new. It was implemented a few years ago, which is why more and more people prefer to apply online rather than handling all the bureaucratic hassle at the embassy.
In this blog post, we'll inform you with detail all the main points for you to consider when applying online.
Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)
If I am from the US, do I need an Ivory Coast eVisa?
Yes, if you're a US Passport holder you must apply for a visa before entering to Ivory Coast.
What is an Ivory Coast eVisa document?
It is an official and authorized document that the Ivory Coast Government provides to allow travelers to visit the country in a period of time.
How long can I remain in Ivory Coast if I am from the US?
You are able to stay in this country as long as 90 days in Total with the eVisa.
What are the documents do US citizens need?
The required documents are not different than the ones for any other nationality. With iVisa, you can meet all of them without any concern. That is because iVisa asks very little of you when it comes to demands.
As a result, you need to send us these documentation:
Passport Personal Details Scan Airline Confirmation (if applicable) Proof of Accommodation Selfie holding the physical credit card used for the transaction. Only the last 4 digits of the credit card must be visible in the picture. Only one image if needed per order. (if applicable)
Passport Personal Details Scan
Airline Confirmation (if applicable)
Proof of Accommodation
Selfie holding the physical credit card used for the transaction. Only the last 4 digits of the credit card must be visible in the picture. Only one image if needed per order. (if applicable)
Keep in consideration the following tips too:
Passport – US applicants are required to have a passport. Not only that, but the passport needs to remain valid for no less than 6 months (counting from the day you arrive at Ivory Coast.) and have one blank page at least. We recommend you to check the expiration date of this document, before starting the eVisa application.
Means on online payment – In iVisa, we are offering multiples types of payment like credit/debit card, Paypal, Alipay, or WeChat. If you apply with us, you must make the payment online. The total payment, will depend on the time of the application process you choose (we will explain to you about this last part in the next questions.)
Email address – one of the best things when you apply online is that your visa is attached electronically with your passport. Nonetheless, we can send you a copy of your visa by email in PDF format. After receiving the document, you must print a copy. By presenting this document upon arrival at the airport, you will be able to obtain your eVisa.
After gathering all the required documents, you will be able to start filling out the application form. This part is not too challenging. It should take you 20 minutes to complete it, and if you need some help, we provide an amazing support service at no additional cost. Feel free to contact us at any time!
When does this eVisa expire?
If you're American, your Ivory Coast eVisa expires 90 days after arrival.
What are the processing times and fees for this eVisa?
In the case of Americans, they can only apply for one type of visa, which is the electronic one.We are offering three types of processing time, that you can see in the following list:
Standard – Selecting this method, you can receive your Ivory Coast eVisa in 7 days. This is the least expensive alternative we can give you with a total price of USD 119.00.
Rush – Compared to the previous alternative, with rush processing you only have to wait 5 days but with a cost of USD 149.00.
Super Rush– Recognized as the fastest, your eVisa is processed in just 3 days but with a price tag of USD 184.00.
How is the application form to get an Ivory Coast eVisa for US citizens?
The application that you must fill in by a form that we have on our iVisa website contains three parts:
One - introduce your personal info and choose one of the three processing time options.
Two - pay the application and revise all the details you provided in the first step.
Three - upload all the required documents and submit your application.
When you finish these steps all you need to do then is to wait for the eVisa within the timeframe you have chosen.
What is the number of times I am allowed to enter Ivory Coast?
American citizens have Multiple Entry If you keep up to the top number of days you can stay in Ivory Coast, you have unlimited access with your entries.
How do I know if my eVisa to Ivory Coast is approved to travel?
After you finish the whole process, We will inform you about the status of your application and send you a message to your email account, as soon as we have the document approved by the Government.
Is it safe to apply for this eVisa with your services?
Of course, it is! In iVisa, we have a capable and professional group of co-workers who have experience in keeping the private data of our customers through an internal database that we manage, in order of not exposing any confidential information of our current and future customers. Feel completely secure applying for your Ivory Coast eVisa with us and get it in less time than you think!
I am still having some questions, where can I read more about this Ivory Coast eVisa?
Any additional doubts, questions, or other themes related to Ivory Coast you may have can be resolved in an instant. With the support of our customer service team, you will be able to specify and clarify any doubts you may have. Contact us at this this link.
The visa requirements for US citizens are not out of the ordinary. You need pretty much the same documents when you apply at the embassy. Start your journey today and let behind all the stress!