UK passport holders can visit many countries without needing a visa, but that doesn't mean they can visit all. Some countries do require a visa for the British, and one of these countries is Myanmar.
We invite you to continue reading this article if you want more answers to some of the more frequently asked questions about the Myanmar visa for UK travelers, especially the visa application form and costs.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is a Myanmar Tourist eVisa for UK?
The Myanmar eVisa is a required document that all nationals from qualifying countries must obtain before traveling to Myanmar.
Do UK Passport Holders Need a Visa to Enter Myanmar?
Yes, UK citizens who hold a passport will still need a visa to enter Myanmar. However, there are still other regulations that they will need to be aware of before traveling to the country, and these will be answered in the next questions.
How long is the Myanmar eVisa valid for?
The eVisa has a validity for 90 days (after the issuance), and you can stay in Myanmar only for 28 days (Total.)
Can I enter Myanmar twice?
Unfortunately, no. You have just a Single Entry with this electronic visa.
What requirements do I need as British for this Myanmar Visa?
The documents you need to provide us in order to process your eVisa are:
Applicant Photo Invitation Letter (if applicable) Business Registration of Inviting Company (if applicable) Passport Personal Details Scan (if applicable) Selfie holding the physical credit card used for the transaction. Only the last 4 digits of the credit card must be visible in the picture. Only one image if needed per order. (if applicable)
Invitation Letter (if applicable)
Business Registration of Inviting Company (if applicable)
Passport Personal Details Scan (if applicable)
Selfie holding the physical credit card used for the transaction. Only the last 4 digits of the credit card must be visible in the picture. Only one image if needed per order. (if applicable)
When you apply with iVisa, our colleagues can help to assure that you meet all requirements to receive your visa with speed and efficiency.
How much does the eVisa cost for UK Citizens?
We understand that this is probably one of the many concerns about electronic visas. This is the reason why we offer you 3 options that can easily fit your needs:
- Standard processing (USD 75.00) - 3 Business Days.
- Rush processing (2 Business Days) - USD 105.00.
- Super Rush processing (12 hours) - USD 135.00.
You can submit your application in no more than 10 minutes and obtain your eVisa in less time!
Remember this information is regarding the Tourist eVisa. For any questions on the Business eVisa you can click here.
I'm planning to travel to Myanmar in three months, can I apply right now?
Remember that your eVisa will only be valid for 90 days after issued. If you already know your arrival date in Myanmar, you can start applying immediately with iVisa. We will initiate your application at the right time so your e-Visa is valid during your whole stay in Myanmar.
How to apply for this visa?
The application form for the Myanmar visa can be found at the Myanmar embassy website, or you can apply with iVisa following the next stages:
- The first step is just to fill in your basic information. In this step you have to select the processing time from the options mentioned above.
- The second step will ask you to review step one
- The last step is dedicated to process the payment.
Click here to start your process and submit it now!
How Can I get a Myanmar Visa with iVisa?
To obtain a Myanmar visa as a UK passport holder, you must book an official appointment online with the government of Myanmar (the embassy website). To make things easier, you can also apply through iVisa, which takes only one day to process. Doing so also requires less struggling with a foreign language and government bureaucracy. We ensure that you do not miss any steps in the application process.
Are there any countries exempt from a visa to Myanmar?
Yes, there are. If you're from Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam, you don't require a visa for tourist visits of 14 days if entering and departing from Yangon, Mandalay, or Naypyidaw International Airports. If you would like to stay in Myanmar over 14 days, or wish to enter or exit from ANY of the land border checkpoints, then please apply for the appropriate eVisa.
Is iVisa a safe website to apply for my eVisa?
People often believe that online information can leak easily and put their personal info is at risk. However, that is not our case. We assure you complete confidence in the safeguarding of your personal data and confidentiality with your information and privacy.
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