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Uganda Visa for Papua New Guinea Citizens | East Africa Visa

Uganda Visa for Papua New Guinea Citizens | East Africa Visa
iVisa | Updated on Aug 02, 2019

As a Papua New Guinea citizen who wants to see the beauty of Uganda and East Africa, you need the right visa for your holiday. You have a decision between a Uganda Tourist or Transit e-Visa and the all-encompassing East Africa Visa that gives you access to Kenya and Rwanda as well as Uganda.

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Now, residents of Papua New Guinea can get an e-Visa and skip the lengthy journeys to and from your regional embassy or consulate.

Read on to find out what you need to obtain a Uganda or East Africa e-Visa now.

Frequently Asked Questions about Uganda & East Africa e-Visa

Which e-Visa should I apply for if I am traveling to Uganda or East Africa?

It depends on your travel plans. If you don’t have a visa, you cannot leave the airport or port of entry in Uganda as a citizen of Papua New Guinea.

The Transit e-Visa is a wonderful option for Papua New Guinea citizens who will be in Uganda for a lengthy flight connection and who want to leave the port of entry. It’s also fantastic for those tourists who want up to 2 days Total to visit Uganda. It is a Single Entry visa and expires within 2 days after arrival of processing.

For longer trips, the Tourist e-Visa will give you access to Uganda for 45 days Total. It is a Single Entry visa and expires within 90 days after arrival of processing.

The East Africa e-Visa is the most comprehensive visa for avid tourists. It allows you to travel between Uganda, Rwanda, and Kenya for up to 90 days Total. It is a Multiple Entry visa and expires within 90 days after arrival of processing.

How long will it take to process my visa application and receive my e-Visa?

As a Papua New Guinea citizen, it depends on what Uganda visa type you choose and the processing time you decide on.

VISA TYPE Standard Rush Super Rush
Transit Visa 7 days 5 days 72 hours
Tourist Visa 6 days 4 days 48 hours
East Africa Visa 6 days 4 days 48 hours

How much does an e-Visa cost for Uganda and East Africa?

Once again, It's going to matter depending on the type of e-Visa you select and the processing time.

VISA TYPE Standard Rush Super Rush
Transit Visa USD 51.50 USD 51.50 USD 51.50
Tourist Visa USD 51.50 USD 51.50 USD 51.50
East Africa Visa USD 103.00 USD 103.00 USD 103.00

What information and documents to do I need to apply for and to enter Uganda?

Whether you are traveling to Uganda or touring through East Africa, you’ll want the following documentation ready to apply effectively for your e-Visa online and to get through Immigration in Uganda:

  • A valid passport — Your Papua New Guinea passport must be current, and the expiration date needs to be at least six months out from the date you plan to leave Uganda or East Africa.
  • A recent passport photo — Go ahead and scan your passport page before you apply, so you can turn it in with the visa application.
  • Travel plans and a return ticket — Once you have landed, the Republic of Uganda border patrol will want information about the reason behind your trip and how long you plan to visit.
  • Email address — We’ll send you the e-Visa confirmation after our fast verification process. Once you receive your digital e-Visa, simply print it and keep with you when you leave for your trip.
  • Yellow fever vaccination — Some countries don’t require this, but Uganda does. However, it’s always recommended that you get a yellow fever immunization before touring Africa.
  • Payment method — We accept the following payment methods: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and PayPal.

Travelers use iVisa when they want a fast and secure online e-Visa application process. You’ll be satisfied like the thousands of clients that continue to give us excellent ratings. Have a great, joy-filled trip to Uganda and East Africa.

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