eVisa to Egypt

Egypt is one of the top tourist destinations worldwide, and thanks to the introduction of an online alternative to a traditional visa your trip can be easier than ever! Apply online and entrust visa issues to the hands of experts.

What is eVisa to Egypt?

eVisa to Egypt was introduced in 2017. Since that year, international travelers from the list of eligible countries can travel to Egypt easily without the need to wait for long hours to get the visa on arrival or waste time at the Egyptian Embassy. This can be quite troublesome and time-consuming when compared to the online visa application process which you can do in the comfort of your home!
Submitting an application lasts only a few minutes, and you can enjoy your approved e-Visa delivered directly to your email address. Any other online application could be easier!

How to apply for eVisa to Egypt

Click the ‘Online application form’ button and check it yourself that obtaining a visa authorization has never been this easy! You are only 3 steps away from getting your visa: enter your personal and travel details, pay eVisa fee, and check your email inbox. As simple as that!

Application form for evisa to Egypt
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Enter your passport data and other necessary information

Make payment for evisa to Egypt
Make an online payment

Choose one of the available online payment options and cover the fee

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As soon as your request has been positively processed, e-visa in a PDF file will reach your inbox

Egypt Visa

Egypt eVisa Types

The following electronic visa types are available for Egypt:

  • a single-entry visa: a visa permit for a 30-day stay with the validity period of 90 days. Its holder can visit Egypt only once either for business or tourism.
  • a multiple-entry visa: a visa permit allowing numerous entries to Egypt, each of the entries can last up to 30 days, while the visa is valid for 180 days since its issuance date.


There are two types of eVisas to Egypt and therefore, the validity period depends on the one you have applied for according to your travel needs:

  • A single-entry visa is valid for 3 months from the date issued and allows you to stay for 30 days. You can enter Egypt only one time with this kind of visa.
  • A multiple entry visa is valid for 6 months from the date issued and allows you to stay for 30 days. You can enter Egypt several times during the 6 months with this kind of visa.
Egypt Visa types


The following requirements should be fulfilled if you are applying for an eVisa to Egypt:

  • You cannot be within Egypt when applying for an eVisa to Egypt.
  • You should use the same passport the details of which you provided in an online application for the Egyptian eVisa.
  • A valid means of online payment to pay for the Egyptian e-Visa fee.
  • A valid email address to obtain and download the eVisa that once approved.
  • A stable internet connection to run the application uninterruptedly.
  • A working electronic device to complete the application process,e.g. smartphone, tablet, etc.

What do I need ?
Necessary documents:

  • Passport
    Provide your passport data required in the application form.
  • Credit Card
    Prepare your credit card to pay e-Visa fee.
  • Email Address
    Enter your active email address.

Application Form and Required Documents

Application Process Guide

The eVisa to Egypt can be obtained by simply following a simple 3-stage process which shouldn’t take more than a couple of minutes. These steps comprise:

  1. Start by completing the online visa application form: fill in your personal data, travel and passport information, and also upload the necessary documents.
  2. Choose one preferred payment method from the available ones and pay the fee for the e-visa. A confirmation number will be delivered at your email address.
  3. Then check out for the approved eVisa which will arrive at your email address in the PDF form. This usually can take up to 2-3 business days.

You should gather a few documents to apply for an eVisa to Egypt, which include:

  1. A passport that won’t expire for at least 6 months following the date of the planned travel to Egypt (a digital scan).
  2. A photo of an applicant’s face (phone or a PC camera photos are acceptable).
  3. BUSINESS TRIPS: invitation letter issued by the company from Egypt with which the traveler is going to cooperate.
  4. FAMILY TRIPS: invitation letter issued by a person being a family member residing in Egypt who the traveler wishes to visit.

You must apply for the eVisa to Egypt at least 7 business days before the date of travel so that your eVisa will arrive on time!

eVisa Egypt requirements

Important information

Useful information about eVisa to Vietnam

  • You should get a printed copy of the eVisa to Egypt and present it to the customs officials when you arrive at the airport.
  • You have to be outside Egypt when applying for the eVisa.
  • If you are coming from Italy, France, Germany, Belgium or Portugal, you don’t need to have a passport but you should have a valid identity card issued by the government of your country.
  • If you are transiting to a third country destination, you should apply for an electronic visa and have a valid passport for at least 6 months from the date of your trip to Egypt.
  • eVisa to Egypt is valid for either 3 months or 6 months depending on the type you have chosen but you can extend the duration at the Immigration Office in Egypt.
  • If you overstay the duration mentioned in your Egyptian eVisa, you will be asked to pay a fine before leaving the country.
  • If you are travelling with kids and they have their own passports, it is required to apply for an Egyptian online visa for every child separately. They cannot apply on their own, that is why the application should be done by their parents/guardians.
  • You cannot be employed or study in Egypt as a holder of an eVisa to Egypt.
  • If your passport is renewed or expired you must apply for a new online visa to Egypt as it is directly connected with your passport. The moment your passport expires or changes, eVisa becomes invalid.
Visa Egypt information

List of eligible countries

  • Albania
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Canada
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • Korea, South
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macedonia (North)
  • Malta
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Montenegro
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Serbia
  • Seychelles
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Ukraine
  • United Kingdom
  • United States of America
  • Vatican City