American Samoa citizens can now travel to Papua New Guinea by getting an e-Visa. Instead of applying for your visa to Papua New Guinea (PNG) at the consulate, you can get your e-Visa online in a digital form that works just like a paper visa. The PNG e-Visa is good for up to 180 days depending on your country of origin. Be sure to have your passport and accommodation details on hand to apply for your Papua New Guinea visa online.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Papua New Guinea e-Visa
If American Samoa is not your country of citizenship, use our Visa Checker Tool to find out the requirements for your country of citizenship.
What do I need to apply for a Papua New Guinea e-Visa?
You must have a passport with at least 6 months validity as well as accommodation information about which hotel you are staying at or a physical address for a friend or family member that you will be staying with.
Be sure to have at least two passport stamp pages free for when you enter and exit Papua New Guinea. Also, always keep a paper copy of your visa on hand while you travel to show the appropriate authorities.
The Papua New Guinea e-Visa program is valid for tourism purposes only. It is not to be used for studying abroad or business purposes.
How long does it take to process a Papua New Guinea e-Visa?
We offer three different processing times for the Papua New Guinea e-Visas for your convenience:
- Standard Processing: 5 Business Days
- Rush Processing: 3 Business Days
- Super Rush Processing: 1 Business Day
How much does a Papua New Guinea e-Visa cost?
The cost of your visa to Papua New Guinea varies based on your processing speed, so you can budget accordingly.
- Standard Processing of your visa will cost USD 85.00.
- Rush Processing of your visa will cost USD 115.00.
- Super Rush Processing of your visa will cost USD 150.00.
How many times can I enter Papua New Guinea with the e-Visa?
There are either single, double, or multiple entry types. Single entry means you can enter the country only one time. Double entry means you can enter the country twice. Multiple entries means that, within the validity period of your visa, you can enter and exit the country as many times as you need.
Your Papua New Guinea e-Visa allows visitors from American Samoa Single Entry into the country. Be sure to plan accordingly.
When does the e-Visa for Papua New Guinea expire?
The Papua New Guinea e-Visa will expire in 180 days after issued.
How long can I stay in Papua New Guinea with an e-Visa?
You can vacation in Papua New Guinea for as long as 30 days Per Entry with a tourist e-Visa.
Papua New Guinea Visa Online for American Samoa Tourists
You no longer need to waste time getting your visa in person, apply for your Papua New Guinea visa online and take advantage of the e-Visa program that thousands of tourists have already used. iVisa’s proprietary visa process is secure, affordable, and highly convenient.
Go ahead and apply from your smartphone or laptop wherever you are. Safe travels, and have a great time on your trip to Papua New Guinea.