The United Kingdom is a home to some of the oldest historical landmarks in the world. Additionally, the UK is a source of intellect, creativity, artistry, unique perspectives, literary genius, and more. Because of its unique structure, the diversity of the United Kingdom shines brightly and is what makes this nation so amazing.
Egyptian citizens who want to dive into the historical roots of this great nation, experience one of a kind diversity, or just get away can do so by applying for a visa. You will want to apply for the standard visitor visa to travel to the United Kingdom if you are traveling for tourism or academic or personal reasons. The standard visitor visa offers several selections in order to suit your needs as a traveler.
If you are ready to begin the application, you can access the application portal here.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What do I need for the application?
Please use this checklist for the standard visitor visa application for the United Kingdom. Please note that each type of visitor may have different requirements.
- Old travel documentation
- Proof of residence
- Proof of employment
- Proof of educational enrollment
- Business registration documents
- Proof of intended business activities
What is the max stay for visits to the UK allowed with this visa?
Currently, the United Kingdom allows a max stay of 186 days Total for the standard visitor visa for citizens of Egypt.
When Will My Standard Visitor Visa Expire?
For Egyptian citizens, your visa will expire in 186 days after arrival.
How Long Does Processing Take for the application?
The speed at which your visa application is processed will depend on the processing speed you choose:
- Standard: 9 days
- Rush: 7 days
- Super Rush: 5 days
How Much Does the Standard Visitor Visa Cost?
The cost of your visa will depend on the processing speed of your application:
- Standard: USD 170.00
- Rush: USD 200.00
- Super Rush: USD 220.00
Is Multiple Entry Allowed with the United Kingdom Standard Visitor Visa?
The current regulations that are enforced by the UK Immigration Department allow Multiple Entry for the standard visitor visa for Egyptian citizens.
Will I need to complete an interview in order for my visa application to be accepted?
The United Kingdom's Immigration Department does not require an interview for the application process of obtaining a standard visitor visa.
Will I be eligible for a refund if my application is not accepted?
Once your visa application has been processed, you will not be able to receive a refund. To avoid having your application rejected, please make sure that you double check the information that you enter on the application to avoid the possibility of discrepancies.
How soon can I apply for a visa for the UK?
The United Kingdom Immigration Department allows applicants to apply no sooner than 3 months before their travel departure.