Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of Djibouti

Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of Djibouti

iVisa | Updated on Jan 22, 2021


With more than 11,000 athletes from 206 nations, 33 different sports, 16 days full of excitement and adrenaline...you don't want to miss it for the troubles of handling the consulate, right? iVisa wants to make this trip possible!

If you are going to the 2020 Summer Olympics and are a citizen of Djibouti, you will need a visa to get into Japan. Luckily, starting in April 2020, you will be able to take advantage of Japan’s eVisa program. This electronic visa program allows you to get your travel visa online from wherever you are.


Frequently Asked Questions | 2020 Tokyo Olympics eVisa: Djibouti

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

After the Japanese Government finishes the last touches on this program, an eVisa will be required for many people to travel to the Games. Citizens of Djibouti 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 Djibouti can choose from three processing speeds; select the right one based on how fast you want your eVisa for the Games to arrive.

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

What is the cost of a 2020 Summer Olympics visa?

For citizens of Djibouti, the cost of your eVisa to Japan depends on the speed you select during checkout.

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

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

Regular Japanese visas allow single, double or multiple entry. When the eVisa program is released, the same types of entry selections will most likely be available, this selection also affects the cost of your eVisa.

Single entry means that you can enter the country only one time.

Double entry allows a to enter the country twice, and multiple entry allows you to enter the country 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, you'll receive a tourist visa valid for 3 months from the time it's issued. So you’ll need to make sure you enter the country during that validity period. Multiple entry visas can last you from 1 to 5 years.

How long can I stay in Japan on an eVisa?

Single entry tourist visas have a duration of up to 90 days from the time you enter the country. If you want to stay in Japan for more than 90 days you can choose a multiple entry visa.

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

Citizens of Djibouti 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.
  • Onward 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, lodge, or resort, 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 Djibouti

Let us help you with your travel plans to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. With iVisa’s easy-to-use eVisa application process, you have one less thing to worry about. If you have any doubts, don't hesitate to contact us we will help you in your inquiry.

Have a safe trip to Japan, and enjoy the Games!

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