In 2018, Ukraine adopted the eVisa system, which means that citizens of 52 states qualify for the Ukranian eVisa. Costa Rica is one of these countries, so if you are a Costa Rican, you can apply for the Ukraine eVisa online. However, you should keep in mind that if you have ever visited the regions of Crimea or Sevastopol, you are not eligible for this e-Visa.
In this post, you'll receive all the information required to apply for your eVisa, starting with the frequent questions searched over the Internet.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have a Costa Rican passport, do I need a visa to enter Ukraine?
Yes, you do, but you don't need to worry about that. What you need is a Tourist or Business eVisa that you can easily obtain online.
What is an Ukranian Tourist eVisa?
The Ukrainian Tourist e-Visa is a document required to foreigners citizens who want to visit Ukraine for tourism purposes.
How long can visitors with Costa Rican passport stay in Ukraine with a Tourist e-Visa?
If you're from Costa Rica, you can stay in Ukraine for 30 days Per Entry.
How many types of Ukrainian eVisas are there?
There are only two types:
What are the requirements for a Ukraine eVisa?
iVisa can help you with the online application process, but you still have to provide some documents. Fortunately for you, you don't need much to get your Ukraine e-Visa. In fact, you will only require the following:
Passport Personal Details Scan Proof of Travel Medical Insurance Airline Confirmation Proof of Accommodation Applicant Photo
Passport Personal Details Scan
Proof of Travel Medical Insurance
Proof of Accommodation
Keep in mind that iVisa sends the Ukraine eVisa via e-mail in PDF format, so you also need to offer a Valid e-mail address. The payment must be made online as well, so you should have a credit/debit card or a PayPal accounts for this.
How long is this eVisa valid for?
Your tourist eVisa expires 30 days after arrival. If you apply for a [Business eVisa]Business: (/apply-online/ukraine?nationality=CR&selectedVisaCategory=58), you'll be able to use it for 30 days after arrival as well.
What are the processing times and fees for the Ukraine eVisa?
The processing time for the Ukraine e-Visa is longer than usual, but we try to process it the fastest possible. Remember that the faster you want the document, the more you must pay for it. We offer you three options:
Standard processing – this is the slowest processing option you can choose, but it is the cheapest. It costs USD 128.00 and you must wait 19 business days for your visa.
Rush processing – this time, your application is ready in 17 business days, and you have to pay USD 153.00.
Super Rush processing – this is the fastest option, and you will have your Ukraine eVisa ready in 15 business days. You'll pay USD 178.00 for this alternative.
The fees and the processing time options are the same for a Ukraine Business visa.
How can I apply?
Now that you know what you need, let’s discuss the online application form. It is generally perceived as an easy task but just in case you need some help along the way, iVisa’s customer support is at your disposal 24/7 and free of charge.
When you are ready to access the application page, you will see that the form is broken down into three steps:
The first one requires you to provide iVisa with some general information about yourself and your trip, but you also need to pick a processing time for your application. What you choose determines the cost of your Ukraine eVisa.
The second step wants you to cover the payment and review your form so that it does not contain any mistakes.
**And the third step]] requires you to upload some documents. We are talking about the documentation that supports your application. When you are done, just submit your form, and iVisa will process it in the timeframe of your choosing.
How do I know if my Ukraine e-Visa is ready to use?
We will let you know via email as soon as the Ukraine Government approves your eVisa.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
If you made a mistake while entering your information online, please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible to assist you.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Ukraine Tourist eVisa?
Yes, defiantly! We are a professional service provider offering official eVisas since 2013. We know that there's a constant fear of giving personal information online since that can be "risky". However, that's not the case with our services. We give maximum safety for your personal information, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. You can check what thousands of happy customers say about us here.
How does the Ukrainian eVisa look like?