Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of Gambia

Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of Gambia

iVisa | Updated on Jan 22, 2021


Excited about the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo? Are you going as a citizen of Gambia? If so, you can get a visa online with the Japanese eVisa program starting in April 2020. Be one of the first to experience the easy and secure online application and get your eVisa faster.

iVisa is here to make this process easier than going to the embassy... Keep reading to find out more.


Frequently Asked Questions | 2020 Tokyo Olympics eVisa: Gambia

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

When the government of Japan finalizes the last touches to this eVisa program, an eVisa will be required for many people to travel to the Games. Citizens of Gambia 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 Gambia can choose from three processing speeds; choose the right one based on how fast you want your eVisa for the Olympics to arrive.

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

What is the cost of a 2020 Summer Olympics visa?

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

Visas may cost anywhere from $6 USD to $150 USD. Japan will change the visa fees required for the citizens of Gambia on April 2020.

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

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

Single entry means that you can enter the country only one time. A Double entry eVisa allows two entries, and multiple entry eVisa 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 2020 Olympic Games , you'll receive a tourist visa valid for three months from the time it's issued. So you’ll need to make sure you enter the country within that validity period.

A Multiple entry eVisa may last you from 1 to 5 years.

How long can I stay in Japan on this eVisa?

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

If you wish to stay in Japan for more than 90 days you have to opt for a multiple entry visa.

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

Citizens of Gambia 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, 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 Gambia

Be ready for the 2020 Olympics by getting your eVisa online. Many other citizens of Gambia are going to secure their visas for the journey. Don't miss this century's best sporting event.

Support your favorite teams in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics by ensuring you have a valid visa in time. Enjoy watching awe-inspiring sports and competitions.

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Safe travels!

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