South Sudanese who plan a trip to Kenya for tourism purposes don't have to worry about going to the nearest Kenyan consulate to get a visa. If you're a South Sudanese passport holder, you are eligible for an eVisa, which means that you can apply for a Kenyan eVisa online with iVisa.
If you want to learn more about this process, keep reading the information below.
Frequently Asked Questions / FAQs
I'm from South Sudan, do I require a visa to travel to Kenya?
Yes, you need a visa. However, you can simply apply for a Kenyan eVisa.
What is a Kenyan e-Visa for South Sudan Citizens?
The Kenyan e-Visa for South Sudan Citizens is one type of visa that allows you to travel to this country just like a consular visa, but with an automated electronic system.
How long can South Sudan Citizens stay in Kenya with an eVisa?
You can stay in Kenya for 90 days Total.
What requirements do I need to have?
As you can imagine, you need to put together some documents and information before you start the application process, but that should be easy for you. The list of documents is quite short:
Last Page of Passport (if applicable) Applicant Photo Passport Personal Details Scan Proof of Accommodation Airline Confirmation
Last Page of Passport (if applicable)
Passport Personal Details Scan
Proof of Accommodation
Don't forget to offer a valid e-mail address to receive proper information about your eVisa. You'll need a payment option to pay fees as well, it can be credit/debit card or a PayPal Account.
What are the processing times and fees for the e-Visa?
It'll depend on how soon you want your eVisa. The sooner you want it, the more you have to pay. iVisa has three options for you:
- Standard processing – you'll get your eVisa in 5 business days, but you'll only have to pay USD 88.00.
- Rush processing – things move a little bit faster this time. Your application will be ready in 2 business days, but you'll have to pay USD 118.00.
- Super Rush processing – this is the most expensive alternative, but the fastest as well. Your travel document will be ready in 2 hours, but you'll pay USD 153.00 for it.
How much time do I need to apply for it?
You'll need at least 20 minutes to complete your online form.
How can I apply for this eVisa?
The application form for this eVisa shouldn't be a difficult task. However, if you need some help or have questions, iVisa’s customer support is at your disposal 24/7. The service can be reached via online chat or phone, and it is free of charge.
To fill in the application form, you need to access the application page. Once you do that, you will notice how the form is broken down into three steps:
The first step requires you to provide personal information such as name, address, date of birth, country of origin, and so on. Passport info and a few details about your trip are also necessary. At the same time, you have to pick a processing time option for your application. Remember that your choice determines the timeframe in which your Kenya eVisa is ready, as well as its cost.
As soon as you take your pick, you can move on to the second step. At this point, you have to take care of the payment and review your form. It is very important that you submit only accurate information. If mistakes are made, make sure to correct them. Otherwise, the Kenya eVisa you receive could be invalid, and you have to go through the application process once more to get a new one.
Finally, step number three is made to upload other requirements if necessary. You will be given instructions on how to upload them. After you do that, you are ready to submit your request. iVisa will take it from there and deliver the Kenya eVisa in the timeframe you agreed on.
There is nothing hard about the process of getting a Kenya eVisa for the citizens of South Sudan. iVisa does most of the heavy lifting.
What should I do once I complete the application for my Kenyan e-Visa?
After you complete your online form, you'll obtain your Kenyan e-Visa through an e-mail according to the processing time you preferred. And as you may see, you don't need to deal with an embassy.
How many entries can I have with the the Kenyan e-Visa?
If you're from Sri Lanka, you're able to have Single Entry.
I'm traveling with my children, can they enter with my e-Visa?
Sadly, no, they can't enter with your visa. In Kenya, every person who is from a foreign country that requires a visa is obligated to pay the visa fee.
Are there any vaccinations required to visit Kenya?
We recommend you to check if you need a Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate here.
Is it safe to use iVisa?
Yes, it is. We always work hard to offer maximum safety for your personal data, and we also invest a lot of time and effort in security for our database. Your personal information is totally secured. You can check what thousands of happy customers say about us here, proving that we've made sure to offer you just the best.
How does this eVisa look like?
Where can I read more information?
Click here to apply for your Kenya e-Visa. As you can see, the steps are short and straightforward, and you should not experience any difficulties along the way. Plus, iVisa is one phone call away if you need assistance. Get ready for your trip today!