If you are a resident of Madagascar, you have the ability to apply online for a tourist visa for Nigeria. It is called an e-Visa on Arrival, and it works legally the same as a paper visa from an embassy or consulate.
What you need to do is fill out the online application form and pay the fee. Then, you will receive your visa confirmation email, which you can use at your port of entry to get your visa when you land in Nigeria.
Questions & Answers | The Tourist e-Visa for Nigeria
Required Documents for Application and Entry
It is best to get all of your required documents together before applying for your Nigerian Tourist e-Visa as it will make it faster for you to finish. At minimum, you will need to supply:
Passport Personal Details Scan Cover Letter Invitation Letter Airline Confirmation Applicant Photo
Passport Personal Details Scan
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When you arrive in Nigeria, you will have to present your Arrival Approval Letter and your passport as well as your departure ticket showing your plan to leave Nigeria. Present these documents at the “Visa on Arrival” area at your port of entry, and you will be issued your Visa on Arrival. It’s simple!
The Process of Obtaining a Tourist e-Visa on Arrival
First, fill out the application online, and pay the fees with a credit card or with PayPal.
We will process your application with the Nigerian government for you. There is no need to go to the consulate or embassy. You will also save time when you arrive at your point of entry in Nigeria.
We will send your Visa on Arrival (the e-Visa) via email. You can either print it off or show it to customs officials from a digital device once you arrive in Nigeria.
Enjoy your trip!
When to Apply
It is recommended to apply for your e-Visa at least 14 business days from your expected arrival date.
If you want to fill it out earlier, that is okay. We will queue your application and process it within the correct timeframe.
Travel Reason: Only Tourism Allowed
This e-Visa is specifically designed for tourism and visiting Nigeria. You will not be allowed to work with this visa or live in Nigeria for a long time with this visa. It is a temporary, one time use visa.
e-Visa Application Processing Times
You will need to choose a processing speed when completing your online application for your e-Visa.
At iVisa, we give you three distinct processing options so you can choose how fast you want to receive your Tourist e-Visa for Nigeria:
- Standard can take up to 6 days to process your application.
- Rush can take up to 4 days to process your application.
- Super Rush can take up to 2 days to process your application.
Total Prices for a Nigerian Tourist e-Visa
The total cost of your Nigerian Tourist e-Visa includes the cost of the visa itself and the processing speed cost you will acquire.
- If you choose Standard, the total price of the visa is USD 152.00.
- For Rush, the total amount is USD 182.00.
- And, if you choose Super Rush, the total cost is USD 212.00.
When you purchase an e-Visa, it will have a “Date of Issuance.” The Date of Issuance is the last day you are legally allowed to use your visa to enter Nigeria.
For the Nigerian Tourist e-Visa, it will expire 14 days after issued.
Entry Limits for a Nigerian Tourist e-Visa
Each type of e-Visa has a limit on how many times you can enter the destination country.
In this case, when you purchase a Tourist e-Visa for Nigeria, you will be allowed Single Entry.
Maximum Amount of Days for Travel
The maximum amount of time you can stay in Nigeria with an e-Visa is 30 days Per Entry.
This means that you will need a departure ticket showing you are leaving Nigeria on or before the last day of the maximum time you are allowed.
Nigerian Tourist e-Visa Application for Madagascar Citizens
Whenever you have your documents ready, go ahead and fill out the online application. We encrypt all personal data so that you do not have to worry about security threats. iVisa is dedicated to simplifying the process of getting visas and other travel documents.
Be sure to let us know if you have any questions. Simply reach out via chat or email, and we will respond as soon as possible.