Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of China

Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of China

iVisa | Updated on Jan 22, 2021


More than 11,000 athletes from 206 nations, 33 different sports, 16 days full of emotions... and you're going to miss it for the troubles of going to the embassy!? iVisa makes an entrance to help you out carrying out this trip!

The 2020 Summer Olympic Games will take place in Tokyo, staging the Olympics for the second time in Japan. Citizens of China will need to obtain a visa to travel to Japan. The easiest way to obtain a visa is through the electronic visa system. As soon as April 2020, Japan will start accepting eVisa applications, and the online process will be easy and brief. iVisa let's you know how to obtain your eVisa with them in the following post.


Frequently Asked Questions | 2020 Tokyo Olympics eVisa: China

Do I need a visa for Japan for the Olympic Games?

After the Japanese government finishes managing this eVisa program, an eVisa will be required for many people to travel to the Games. Citizens of China will most likely need an eVisa to travel to Japan.

How long does it take to get an eVisa for Japan for the 2020 Olympics?

Residents of China can choose from three processing speeds; select the right one based on how fast you want your eVisa for the Olympics to arrive.

We offer: Standard, Rush, and Super Rush processing. In a week or two, most eVisas will be available. If you go to the embassy for a regular visa, you will need to wait longer to have your visa processed.

What is the cost of a 2020 Summer Olympics visa?

For citizens of China, the cost of your eVisa to Tokyo depends on the speed you select during checkout, and the type of visa you opt.

Visas generally cost from $6 USD to $150 USD. Japan will change and update the visa fees on April.

With the Japan eVisa, how many times can I enter and exit the country?

Regular Visas allow a single, double or multiple entry. When the eVisa is released, the same types of entry options will most likely be available.

Single entry means that you can enter once to the country. Double entry allows a two entry, and multiple entry allows you to enter Japan as many times as you like within the duration period of your visa.

When does the eVisa expire?

If you're going to Japan for the Games 2020, you'll receive a tourist visa valid for 3 months from the time it's issued. You need to make sure you enter the country within that validity period.

The Multiple entry visas may last from 1 to 5 years.

How long can I stay in Japan with this eVisa?

Single entry visas have a duration of up to 90 days from the time you enter the country.

You may stay in Japan for more than 90 days if you have the option of a multiple entry visa.

What documents do I need to apply for an eVisa for the Olympics?

Citizens of China will need the following to apply for a visa online:

  • Passport - Your passport must remain valid for at least another 6 months, with 2 blank pages available for stamping.
  • Recent Photo - You must have a recent passport-sized color photo for your visa.
  • Return Ticket - You must provide proof that you will be leaving Japan.
  • Proof of Funds - You will need to provide a document showing you have enough funds to get you through your short-term stay in the country.
  • Proof of Accommodation - You can either provide proof of reservation from a hotel, or an invitation letter and proof that your host will provide accommodation for you during the Olympics. They will also need to provide their permanent residence ID information.

2020 Japan Summer Olympics | eVisa for Citizens of China

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics will be one of the biggest events in the world's history. Be ready. Plan ahead. Beginning in April 2020, Chinese nationals can apply for the Japan eVisa in preparation to travel to see awesome athletes compete for world medals.

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Have safe travels.

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