Kuwait Visa for US Citizens

Kuwait Visa for US Citizens
iVisa | Updated on Oct 24, 2019

If you are a US citizen, then you need a tourist visa to go to Kuwait. Fortunately for you, iVisa will save you a lot of trouble. Citizens from over 50 states can obtain a Kuwait eVisa using the online services provided by iVisa. The United States is on that list, which means you can apply for your Kuwait eVisa right now. You do not have to go to the local Kuwait embassy, the process is unbelievably fast, and the prices are more than fair.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

I have a US passport, do I need a visa to visit Kuwait?

Yes, you will. You can apply with us to a Kuwait eVisa. To check requirements, click here.

What is a Kuwait eVisa?

The eVisa is an authorization document that allows visitors to travel to Kuwait entry point.

How long can US visitors stay in Kuwait with an eVisa?

US visitors with a Kuwait eVisa can enter the country for a maximum of 90 days Total and with Single Entry.

What are the documents required to apply?

You do not need many documents to apply for a Kuwait tourist visa. As long as you have a passport, the process should run smoothly. Here is exactly what you need:

  • Passport – if you already have one, make sure that it is still valid and it maintains its validity during your trip. If your passport expires while you are in Kuwait, you will waste time and money at the US embassy, and nobody wants that.

  • Digital scans of your passport – when you fill in the application, you will be required to upload the scans before submitting it.

  • Credit or debit card – the payment will happen before you submit your application, so you need to put in your credit/debit card information. Moreover, if you have a Paypal account, you should know that iVisa accepts that as well.

How long is the Kuwait eVisa valid?

Your Kuwait eVisa will be valid for 30 days after issued.

What are the processing times and prices?

There are three available processing times with three different prices:

  • Standard – this is the cheapest option you have. Your visa is issued in 3 days, and the cost is very low. You have to pay only USD 20.00 (service fees included).

  • Rush – using the Rush processing means that you will receive your visa via email in 2 days. However, this option will cost you an additional USD 60.00 (service fees included).

  • Super Rush – this is ideal if you forgot to get your visa or if you have an emergency. The eVisa is released in 12 hours, but the price is USD 80.00 (service fees included).

Click here to start your application.

How does the Kuwait Tourist eVisa work?

In 2016, the Kuwaiti Government launched the Kuwait Online Visa, which is an electronic travel authorization created to streamline the visa application process. This new system drastically reduces time at border checkpoints and eliminates the necessity of visiting an embassy in-person.

Additionally, applicants need not send their passport to an embassy or visit for an interview. The Kuwait Government issues the visas online and iVisa will send you this document in PDF format via email.

Applying through iVisa will allow you access to your own personal online account where you can easily track the status and approval of your visa.

How can I apply for a Kuwait eVisa?

The application form is really easy. You just need to follow these easy steps:

  1. The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. You also need to choose the processing time from the options mentioned above.

  2. The second step will ask you to revise step one and make the payment. You can use a credit/debit card or a Paypal account for the payment.

  3. The last step consists of a questionnaire. Other documents may be required as well, but it depends on personal circumstances.

Click here to start. In case you need assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.

I am traveling with children. Do I need to create a separate application for them?

Each adult visitor to the Republic of Kuwait is required to submit eVisa applications in their personal account. Parents can apply for their children from their account.

I made a mistake on my application. Can I modify the eVisa after it’s issued?

No, we can not change or modify any details on the e-Visa once it's issued. If you do, however, realize you made a mistake before your visa has been issued, then please contact us ASAP via online chat or by sending an email to help@ivisa.com.

Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Kuwait Tourist eVisa?

With iVisa services, you will have maximum safety for your personal data and confidentiality, since we invest a lot in the security of our database. Your personal information could not be safer. You can check what hundreds of happy customers say about us here.

I have more unresolved questions, where can I find more info?

For a faster resolution click here and start chatting with one of our customer service representatives. In addition, you can find more info and FAQs here.

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