egypt

EGYPT e-visa now available for 41 countries!

Citizens of 41 countries coming to Egypt can now apply for an online visa with no need for embassy visits. Egypt officialy launched online visa services at the Cairo ICT Expo.

According to their website, the visa is for a single entry and is valid for maximum 30 days. All the travellers coming to Egypt for tourism, business or transit purposes must obtain the visa.

The visa costs $25. The only thing you need is the passport which will be valid for 8 months at the end of the stay.

Prior to this decision, the citizens of those 41 countries could obtain the visa on-arrival or at any port of entry in Egypt. Now they can only apply for the visa online.

Full list of the countries:

EGYPT e-visa now available

The Government of Egypt is planning to constantly update the list, so you should check it out again before visiting the country. Maybe your homecountry will be added to the list as well. But if it is not, that does not mean you cannot visit Egypt. You just have to obtain the visa in traditional way.

  • prokur

    Vatican… when Pope will decide to do some scuba dives 🙂

  • Catalina Tiu

    Beware, that website is NOT affiliated to the Egyptian government. They just overcharge unnecessarily. And Visa On Arrival IS STILL AVAILABLE!