Uganda Visa for Saudi Arabia Citizens | East Africa Visa
iVisa | Updated on Feb 04, 2020

If you are a citizen of Saudi Arabia and are looking to experience the wonders of Uganda and East Africa, then you will want to get the proper visa for your trip. You can choose between a Uganda Tourist or Transit e-Visa or the East Africa Visa which gives you access not only to Uganda, but to Rwanda and Kenya as well.

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Now, Saudi Arabian nationals 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 vacation plans. Without a visa, you will not be allowed to leave the airport as a citizen of Saudi Arabia.

The Transit e-Visa is a wonderful option for Saudis that are in Uganda for a particularly lengthy layover and who want to leave the airport or for those globetrotters who just desire up to 2 days in 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 entrance to Uganda for 45 days in Total. It is a Single Entry visa and expires within 90 days after issued of processing.

The East Africa e-Visa is simply amazing. It lets you go between Uganda, Rwanda, and Kenya for up to 90 days in 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 an Saudi Arabia traveler, 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 8 days 6 days 4 days
East Africa Visa 9 days 7 days 5 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 get your e-Visa online and to enter East Africa:

  • A valid passport — Your Saudi Arabia passport will need to be current, and the expiration date needs to be at least six months away from the time you plan to leave Uganda or East Africa.
  • A recent passport photo — Scan before you apply, so you can submit it with your application.
  • Travel plans and a return ticket — Once you land, the Republic of Uganda will want 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 need to see 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.

Trust iVisa when you want a quick, secure, and simple online e-Visa application process. You’ll be happy just like thousands of satisfied travelers before you. Have a secure trip to Uganda and East Africa.

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