Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of the Congo

Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of the Congo

iVisa | Updated on Jan 22, 2021


More than 11,000 athletes from 206 nations, 33 different sports, 16 days full of adrenaline... and you're going to miss it for the troubles of handling the embassy!? iVisa is here to make this trip possible!

The eVisa program for Japan starts in April 2020, just in time for you to get your eVisa for the 2020 Summer Olympics.

Once Japan begins taking online eVisa applications, citizens of the Congo should have no problem applying online in just a quick few minutes.


Frequently Asked Questions | 2020 Tokyo Olympics eVisa: the Congo

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

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

We offer:

  • Standard Processing.
  • Rush Processing.
  • Super Rush Processing.

In less than one week or two, most eVisas will be available. If you go to the consulate for a regular visa, you will likely need to wait longer to have your visa processed.

What is the cost of a 2020 Summer Olympics visa?

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

Visas generally can cost anywhere from $6 USD to $150 USD. Japan will update the visa cost required on April .

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 is released, the same types of entry selections will most likely be available.

Single entry means that you can enter the country only once. Double entry 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 2020 Olympics, you'll receive a tourist visa valid for 3 months from the time it's issued. So you’ll need to enter the country within that validity period.

Multiple entry visas may 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 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 the Congo 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 financial support 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 the Congo

Get ready to see the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo instead of worrying about the visa application process.

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