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The South Sudan eVisa is an electronic visa that allows foreign nationals to obtain authorization to visit the African country by a completely online process. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, South Sudan introduced this digital eVisa to replace the older system of applying in person at an embassy.
All travelers entering South Sudan are required to have a visa in order to enter the country (some nationalities are exempt). Travelers can apply online with iVisa.com and get their eVisa PDF from anywhere within 72 hours.
WHO CAN ENTER SOUTH SUDAN WITH THIS DOCUMENT
Most citizens who want to travel to South Sudan are eligible to apply for an Evisa. There are a few countries who are exempt from this rule, you can use the Visa Tracker tool on the top right of this page to find out if you are eligible or exempt.
Any traveler's passport must be valid for at least 180 days from the date of arrival in South Sudan.
All citizens eligible can apply for the document here.
OBTAIN THE SOUTH SUDAN EVISA
To obtain the South Sudan eVisa with iVisa.com it's an easy process. You just need internet access and to provide us with some basic personal, flight, travel and health information. If you have had a previous visa to enter Sudan you will also need to provide this information.
You can fill our online form out within 10-15 minutes and one you have paid and sent your application, you will receive email confirmation. Just wait for your visa to arrive via email in the selected time frame. The fastest travelers can get their e-visa PDF is within 72 hours. Make sure you save this document and/or print it out so it's ready to show on arrival to Sudan. Either way the officials will verify your electronic visa and print out a copy to stamp into your passport.
Visit the application page to complete the South Sudan eVisa.
DISPLAY THE FORM
After applying online, travelers have to present their eVisa to the Visa officer at the port of entry in Sudan. The officer will then verify the visa and check your travel documents. It takes about 5 minutes. If there is no issue with the application or documents, the officer will stamp the passport with a physical visa (so make sure you have a blank page).
Visit the FAQs below to view the quarantine rules for South Sudan.
ABOUT COVID-19 SELF-TESTING
For US residents - For your return trip you'll need to purchase eMed's self-testing COVID-19 kit and get 6 antigen tests sent to your US home address for only $150. Self-test in privacy with a virtual Certified Guide using the NAVICA App. Accurate results are delivered in 15 minutes, leaving plenty of time to get to the airport on return to the U.S. eMed's antigen tests are ideal for travelers on a round-trip journey to this destination from the US.
Required Documents to Apply
Passport Personal Details Scan
Negative pre-departure PCR COVID-19 test result
Yellow Fever Vaccination
Previous eVisa (if applicable)
Work Permit or Recommendation letter from Employer (if applicable)
Proof of Accommodation (if applicable)
It is highly recommended that you keep your eVisa and the associated documents with you either as a soft copy (smartphone, tablet, etc.) or as a hard copy in case of any failure in the system.
When applying online a government visa fee is required, it is non-refundable and varies according to your nationality
Incomplete applications will be rejected and provision of false information will lead to automatic rejections. As will failing to upload the complete documentation.
Engaging in any form of business or employment without requisite permit or pass is an offense.
Remember to check your country's safety recommendations before travelling, for a better travel experience
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Do I need a COVID vaccine or vaccination certificate to enter South Sudan?
No, you don't. COVID vaccination passports or certificates are not mandatory to enter South Sudan.
However, if you are fully vaccinated and can present a certificate (completed at least two weeks before travelling) you will avoid quarantine.
Do I need to take the COVID-19 PCR Test before traveling to South Sudan?
Travelers must have a negative COVID-19 PCR test result. The test must be taken a maximum of 72 hours before arrival in South Sudan.
This requirement does not apply to: Travelers aged 6 years and younger; Travelers with a COVID-free certificate from their doctor.
Why buy a COVID-19 self-testing kit? (US residents only)
The eMed self-test COVID-19 kit includes 6 rapid antigen tests that meet American airline entry requirements, perfect for travelers on round-trip journeys from the US.
Order your test kit before your trip and it will be delivered to your home address for easy testing, anywhere, anytime. The Certified Guide will help you get results in 15 minutes on the NAVICA app. Get the eMed self-test COVID-19 kit for $150- that’s only $25 per test.
Do I have to quarantine when I get to South Sudan?
These are the current quarantine requirements:
Quarantine requirements: Unvaccinated travelers, arriving with proof of a negative COVID-19 test result but without proof of vaccination, are required to quarantine for 10 days on arrival at their own expense.
Quarantine testing: Travelers can shorten the quarantine by taking a COVID-19 RT-PCR test on day 5 at their own expense and if the test is negative they can exit quarantine on day 7. Travelers choosing not to be tested on or after day 5 of the quarantine, may exit the quarantine on day 10 unless exhibiting symptoms.
Quarantine exemption: Travelers with a valid vaccination certificate (completed at least 2 weeks before departure); Travelers with valid proof of recovery from COVID-19 (evidence of a positive PCR test result in the previous 6 months before departure to South Sudan).
What is the South Sudan eVisa?
The South Sudan eVisa is a mandatory requirement for all travelers entering South Sudan, (some nationalities are exempt).
It is an electronic visa that allows foreign nationals to obtain authorization to visit the African country by a completely online process. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, South Sudan introduced this digital eVisa to replace the older system of applying in person at an embassy.
Is it mandatory to apply for the South Sudan eVisa if I’m traveling to South Sudan?
Yes, most nationalities need a visa to enter the country, there are a few exempt countries, you can use our visa checker on the top right of this page to check your citizenship status.
How much does the South Sudan eVisa cost?
Depending on the processing option you choose, prices will vary, as follows:
- Standard Processing Time: 7 days - USD 222.10
- Rush Processing Time: 5 days - USD 252.10
- Super Rush Processing Time: 3 day - USD 282.10
The government fees are included in the total fee that you choose to pay. You can pay with a valid credit or debit card.
When should I apply for the South Sudan eVisa?
Depending on your need for the document, you should choose the most appropriate processing time. But we advise applying in plenty of time ahead of your trip.
Apply right now and get your document asap!
How can I get the South Sudan eVisa?
You can fill out our easy, quick and user-friendly application form from any device connected to the internet. You will be required to provide us with basic information about yourself (including your full name, passport number, and contact details) and your trip. Have all the required documents at hand when applying. (See full list of documents needed in the Learn More section just above).
Once you send your request and the visa is accepted, it will be sent to you via email in PDF format. You should keep an electronic and paper copy of the visa handy as you will have to present it to immigration officials on arrival to South Sudan.
How long is the South Sudan eVisa valid for?
It is only valid for one Single Entry and up to 90 days after arrival of travel.
Apply right now and get your documents as you need them.
What if I’m traveling to South Sudan from a high-risk country?
Can I get the South Sudan eVisa for free?
No, this visa is not free and the government fee will vary depending on your country of origin. This fee is non refundable.
With iVisa.com we charge a service fee and the total price you pay includes both the service and government fees. but we highly recommend you using iVisa.com and our user-friendly platform. Our expert agents will verify your information before submitting the form to the immigration officials! It will be less time consuming, and our experts will help you make sure everything is correct before approving the application.
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Where can I read more about the South Sudan eVisa and other products?
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