Malawi is a nation where the two largest exports are tobacco and tea. However, this small, landlocked nation of southeastern Africa offers its visitors so much more. For example, they are the destination of Lake Malawi, one of the largest lakes in the world!
If you are an Egyptian citizen who is travelling to Malawi, you will need to apply for a visa. Your e-visa application should be put in no later than 5 days before your visit to Malawi.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Do All Visitors to Malawi Need a Visa?
No. The Immigration department of Malawi allows citizens of 34 countries visa-free entry. Only citizens from countries not approved for visa-free travel to Malawi are obligated to apply for a visa.
- Antigua and Barbuda
- Hong Kong, China
- Northern Ireland
- Samoa (Western)
- South Africa
- St. Kitts Nevis
- St. Lucia
- St. Vincent and the Grenadines
- Trinidad and Tobago
Do I Need a Paper Copy of My e-Visa?
Paper copies of the e-visa are not required of citizens of The Arab Republic of Egypt. We do, however, suggest keeping one on you.
How Much Does a Malawi e-Visa Cost for Citizens of The Arab Republic of Egypt?
The Malawian e-visa has three tiers of pricing made available to citizens of Egypt:
- Standard Processing Price: USD 77.00
- Rush Processing Price: USD 102.00
- Super Rush Processing Price: USD 127.00
Can I Use Egyptian Currency to Pay for My e-Visa?
Only US Dollar is accepted at this time as payment for the e-visa.
What Are the Processing Times for a Malawian e-Visa?
- Standard Processing: 8 Business Days
- Rush Processing: 7 Business Days
- Super Rush Processing: 5 Business Days
Is Multiple Entry Access Allowed with the Malawi e-Visa for citizens of The Arab Republic of Egypt?
The e-visa will grant citizens of The Arab Republic of Egypt Single Entry into Malawi.
How Long is My e-Visa Valid For?
You e-visa for Malawi does not expire until 90 days after issued.
What is the Max Stay allowed for Egyptian Citizens with a Malawian e-Visa?
Your Malawian [e-visa](1 will allow 30 days Per Entry as a max stay limit.
Do I Need My The Arab Republic of Egypt Passport with Me in Malawi?
Yes, you must have your passport. Your passport will need to retain validity at least six months after your arrival date in Malawi. Be sure to double check the information that you provide on your e-visa application to make sure that it matches the information on your passport.
What do the applications for Children Need?
Children are not exempt from the e-visa requirements. With their applications, the following are required:
- A Photo
- A copy of passport details page
- Evidence of accommodation during your stay in Malawi
- The minor's birth certificate
- The minor's legal guardian's passport page
- Consent letter