Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of Egypt

Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of Egypt

iVisa | Updated on Jan 22, 2021


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If you're heading to Tokyo's Summer Olympics 2020 and you're from Egypt, you'll need a visa to enter Japan. Fortunately, you will be able to take advantage of Japan's eVisa program starting in April 2020. Instead of going to the embassy or consulate, this electronic visa program will let you get your travel visa online.


Frequently Asked Questions | 2020 Tokyo Olympics eVisa: Egypt

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

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

You can choose between: Standard, Rush, and Super Rush processing. In less than 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 Egypt, the cost of your eVisa to Tokyo depends two things: the speed you select during checkout and the type of visa.

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

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

There are 3 types of Japanese visas: single, double or multiple entry. When the eVisa is released, the same types of entry selections will most likely be available.

A single entry means that you can enter the country only once. The double entry visa allows two entries, 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 Olympics 2020, you'll receive a tourist visa valid for three months from the time it's issued. You’ll need to make sure you enter the country within that validity period.

Multiple entry visas can last you from 1 to 5 years.

How long can I stay in Japan for the 2020 Olympics on an eVisa?

Single entry tourist visas have a duration of up to 90 days from the time you enter the Japan. You can 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 Egypt 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 money 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 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 Egypt

Be sure to bookmark this page so you can come back in April 2020 to get your eVisa online. It will be a popular visa program, so the earlier the better.

If you need any help during this process, do not hesitate to contact us. We will happily help you out!

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