Travelling to KENYA with only eVisa from January 2021

The Kenyan government has put its focus into developing e-services in recent years, with the eVisa platform being launched in 2015. The digitalization of services will increase efficiency and security while making them easier to access for users. The electronic visa for Kenya has been an example of this success, with many foreign visitors opting to use the platform due to its simplicity and the fact that it eliminates the need to go to a Kenyan embassy or consulate.

No more queues at the airport, get your evisa online. Enjoy the convenience. Apply for your eVisa online fast and safely – anywhere and anytime and get it within 72 hours.

Kenya is a country in Eastern Africa. It is a diverse destination with an abundance of spectacular tourist attractions. Kenya is rich with culture and history and is home to world-class game reserves and national parks, indigenous tribes and some of the most breathtaking landscapes in Africa.

The country is especially known for its endless savannah and amazing wildlife.  This and so much more you can experience in Kenya! And it’s highly likely that you’ll fall in love with it! But where to start? What to do and see in Kenya?

Start with our list of some of the best places to visit in Kenya.

Visitors to the Republic of Kenya can now apply for their eVisa services in a simple, secure, and convenient way. It’s a 3 step process.

  • Sign up for an account. Take a few seconds to sign up. All you need is your ID number for citizens and residents
  • Apply for services. Fill the application then pay the fees using mobile money, cards and online banking from local banks.
  • Download applications. Receive notifications every time your application has progressed and download your application in PDF.

Single Entry Visa

Issued for single entry to persons whose nationalities require a visa to enter Kenya either for business, tourism or medical reasons.

A single entry visa is valid for 3 months before you travel. Present yourself to immigration control at the port of entry, you may be issued with a stay period not exceeding 90 days. It will cost $51.


The electronic visa for Kenya comes with a number of advantages over traditional visas and visas on arrival.

The streamlined system has been lauded for creating a faster and easier application process.

The online nature of the Kenya eVisa means that foreign nationals no longer have to spend time, money, and effort going to an embassy and going through a lengthier application. They simply need an internet connection, allowing them to apply from their homes, offices, or on their phone or mobile device.

Applications are quickly processed and, once approved, the eVisa is sent by email for the traveller to print.