Uganda Visa for Philippines Citizens | East Africa Visa

Uganda Visa for Philippines Citizens | East Africa Visa
iVisa | Updated on Aug 02, 2019

If you are from the Philippines, then you will want to purchase the proper visa for your trip to Uganda and East Africa. You have a choice between a Uganda Tourist or Transit e-Visa or the East Africa Visa which will give you access to Uganda, Rwanda and Kenya all with one visa.

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Now, Filipino citizens can get an e-Visa online faster than ever and skip the embassy or consulate.

See below for the information you need to apply for a Uganda or East Africa e-Visa today.

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 itinerary. If you do not have a visa, you will not be allowed to leave the airport as a citizen of the Philippines.

The Transit e-Visa is a great option for Filipinos that are in Uganda for a long layover and who want to leave the airport or for those who just want up to 2 days Total to explore 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 amazing. It lets you 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 Philippines tourist, it varies based on which Uganda visa type you choose and the processing time you select.

VISA TYPE Standard Rush Super Rush
Transit Visa 7 Business Days 5 Business Days 3 Business Days
Tourist Visa 6 Business Days 4 Business Days 2 Business Days
East Africa Visa 6 Business Days 4 Business Days 2 Business Days

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

Once again, it will be determined by the type of e-Visa you choose 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?

Regardless of whether you go to Uganda or you decide to travel around East Africa, you’ll need the following information to obtain your e-Visa online and to enter East Africa:

  • A valid passport — Your Philippines passport will need to be valid, and the expiration date needs to be more than six months away from the time you plan to depart from Uganda or East Africa.
  • A recent passport photo — Scan before you start the application, so you can submit it when prompted.
  • Travel plans and a return ticket — Once you arrive, the Republic of Uganda will require information about the purpose of your trip and how long you plan to stay.
  • Email address — We’ll send you your e-Visa confirmation after a quick verification process. Once you get your 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 immunized against yellow fever before visiting Africa.
  • Payment method — We accept the following payment methods: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and PayPal.

Always trust iVisa when you need a quick, data-secured, and simple online e-Visa application process. We promise that you will be happy just like thousands of satisfied travelers before you. Have a safe trip to Uganda and East Africa.

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