Saudi Arabian can now travel to Myanmar using an e-Visa. This is a consular visa in digital form that can be obtained online. Thanks to iVisa, the process was simplified so you can easily check your qualification through their Visa Checker.
This means that you don't need to take any trip to the Embassy to apply for your Myanmar Visa, all you need is to have any mobile dispositive or computer and Internet connection.
To solve some of your doubts related to this visa, we decided to write this useful article.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have a Saudi Arabian passport, do I require to have a visa to Myanmar?
If you're from Saudi Arabian, you must get a visa to enter Myanmar, but as we said before, you can apply for a Myanmar e-Visa.
What is a Myanmar e-Visa for Saudi Arabians?
This is an authorized and mandatory travel requirement for foreign citizens who wish to enter the Republic of Myanmar for tourism purposes. You can apply for a Tourist Myanmar e-Visa to easily enter this territory.
If I apply for the Myanmar e-Visa, how long can I stay?
If you're from Saudi Arabia, you can stay 28 days Total after entering Myanmar with the Tourist e-Visa.
What is required to apply?
Immigration bureaucracy can really stress travelers. iVisa will assist Saudi Arabian get through it all without hassles. Just submit the needed documents to get the process started. These documents can be acquired easily and chances are you already have some of what you need. Below is what you need to provide:
Valid passport – getting a passport should not be difficult for you, and if you already have one, make sure that it is still valid with at least 6 months. An expired passport will lead to a rejected application so avoid wasting time and money because of this.
A scanned color copy of passport bio page.
Color passport-sized digital photo of yourself – it should be the most recent photo. Make sure that it meets the criteria (white background, no face gestures, etc.)
E-mail address – while the visa will be electronically linked to your passport, you need a copy to show at the immigration office in Myanmar. iVisa will send you one via e-mail in PDF format. It never hurts to have a spare so print a few copies so that you can put one in each bag.
Payment method – you will be asked to make the payment for both the visa and service fee for iVisa during the application process. Simply pay using your credit or debit card. Additionally, you can also pay through PayPal.
How long is the Myanmar tourist e-Visa valid for Saudi Arabians?
You can use this e-Visa for 90 days after issued.
What are the processing times and costs?
iVisa provides you three amazing choices for you to select the best according to your needs. Just take note that faster processing time requires higher service fee. Here is what Saudi Arabian can select:
Standard processing – It costs only USD 75.00, it is the cheapest option you have. iVisa will have your application processed within 3 Business Days.
Rush processing – this time, your visa will be ready within 2 Business Days for a cost of USD 105.00.
Super Rush processing – if you find yourself in a hurry or if you have an urgent, you can choose this option and have your application processed within just 12 hours.You will be charged USD 135.00 for this option.
How long does it take to apply for this Myanmar e-Visa?
It should take you only 10 minutes or even less time than that. After you finish the process, iVisa will take care of the rest, so you don't have to stress about it.
How is the application for the Myanmar e-Visa?
In the first step just take 5 minutes to input your general information starting with your e-mail address, name, and your passport info. The visa amount will affect the processing time, so please take note of that.
Review and make necessary revisions in the second step. Revisions are not permitted after your application has been processed. Therefore, it is important for Saudi Arabian to input really accurate information. After reviewing and revising, follow the instructions to pay.
The last step will have you answering personal questionnaire and uploading photos. Varying requirements might be asked for different Saudi Arabian travellers. Once finished, hit the submit button. Just wait for your visa to arrive within your selected timeframe.
How many times can I enter Myanmar with the e-Visa?
This will always depend on the nationality, and in the case of Saudi Arabian you have a visa with Single Entry.
If I travel with my children, do they need a Myanmar e-Visa as well?
In case they're older than 7 years, then yes, they have to. But if your kids are under 7, then they must apply with you and it doesn't have any additional fee. In other words, you'd still have to pay USD 50.00 per person, but not another fee.
I don't have any hotel bookings, can I still apply for the visa?
Yes, you can. You don't require to have a booking to apply for a Myanmar e-Visa online. However, in case of foreign citizens, they must stay in authorized hotels, motels, inns, guest houses or resorts.
How do I know if my Myanmar e-visa is ready to use?
We will inform you about the validation of the process through an email. This will be done as soon as the Myanmar Government approves your electronic visa.
Can I enter anywhere in Myanmar with this e-Visa?
No, sadly you can't. Saudi Arabian posessing this document will be able to enter the country on specific locations: Yangon International Airport, Naypyidaw Airport, and Mandalay International Airport if you travel by air. If you go by land, you can only enter through Tachileik, Myawaddy, and Kaethaung land border checkpoints.
How does this e-Visa look like?
What can I do if I make a mistake in my Myanmar e-Visa application form?
In case you made a mistake when first entering your data online, then you should contact one of our customer service representatives as soon as possible through an online chat.
I have more unresolved questions, where can I read more information ?
If you want a faster and more personalized resolution to your questions, then click here and start talking to one of our customer service representatives. You also can find more information about this country, including different types of visas and more FAQs here.
Don't lose the chance to know this exotic country, you're just a click away by applying for a Myanmar Visa Online with iVisa!