Most foreign citizens wishing to travel to Kenya will need to bring a visa. Fortunately the process can be completed online.
The Kenya e-visa eligibility is extended to more than 100 nationalities. Click here for a list of eligible nationalities.
Luckily we have made things simple for you.
If you have not received your visa within these time frames, please check your spam folder.
If you require a sponsored visa, your sponsor (eg. your employer, if it is for work) will arrange this.
If you are eligible for the Kenya Tourist eVisa, you can obtain one yourself by clicking here.
There are 3 steps to obtaining an e-visa through our website:
1 - Fill in a simple online form, including details of your passport. You will also need a digital copy of your passport, travel itinerary as well as an ID/Passport photo.
2 - Complete your e-visa online payment with a Credit Card/Paypal through a secure payment gateway.
3 - Check your application online after applying for a Visa. Your application might take up to 72 hours to process.
NOTE - If your application is not approved, you will need to contact your nearest Kenya embassy in order to apply for a visa.
We will email you your Kenya e-visa. We suggest passengers print and bring a physical copy on their trip. The immigration officer at the airports can also verify the Kenya e-Visa on their system. However, we highly recommend clients to keep a copy of their e-Visa on their electronic device or preferably print it out. This is especially important in case there is a system failure at the point of entry.
The e-visa costs $52 USD plus our service fee of $35 USD.
The Kenya e-visa is valid for 30 days. An extension may be obtained by visiting NPRA once you are inside Kenya.
The Kenya e-visa is a SINGLE (one) entry only.
Kenya requires visitors to have a document that is valid for at least 6 months from the date you enter the country. Depending on your nationality, there may be additional requirements beyond the Kenya visa requirements. As part of our simple, online application , you will be informed of these requirements depending on your nationality.
1 - You must be outside Kenya 2 - You must have a passport and it should be valid for 6 months from arrival in Kenya. 3 - You must have booked Return flights to leave Kenya. 4 - You must be capable of supporting yourself during the visit. 5 - Your entry must not violate the security and national welfare of anyone Kenya.
We have a strict no refund policy because the Government of Kenya has the same strict no-refund policy. There are NO exceptions.
Unfortunately if you make a mistake the e-visa is INVALID and you will need to process a new one.
You will need to process a new Kenya e-visa. There are no refunds on unused e-visas.
We will refund the e-visa charge if the e-visa is not processed. Note we will refund ONLY the visa cost fee but NOT the Service fee of $35 USD.
We accept Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Paypal.
Every person who is from a country that requires the e-visa is obligated to pay the visa fee and process an e-visa separately. Please use your child’s document information. There are no exceptions regarding age.
If you enter Kenya regardless of the travel time you will need to obtain a visa to Kenya. Please note you do not need to obtain an e-visa if you are not going to be leaving the international transit area. We suggest you contact the airline for further verification.
If you are in Kenya and wish to extend your stay, you must apply for an extension by visiting NPRA in Kenya. Please note if you overstay your Kenya visa, you might be asked to pay fines, banned from future travel to Kenya or deported.
Please enter your middle name in the same field after your first name.
The possession of an e-Visa is not the final Authority to enter The Republic of Kenya.
If you purchased the e-visa with our service, you are in luck. An account is generated for you automatically after applying for a Visa. Click the link in your confirmation email to setup a password or reset here.
We are not affiliated with the government of Kenya. We are a private company that provides a valuable service to process your e-visa to Kenya.
Please note the government of Kenya has a site where you can process the e-visa without paying our service fee. The reason we process thousands of e-visas per month is service. Our service includes an easy to use website. It is much easier to process your Kenya visa application form with us, especially for mobile users and large groups. We send all of our clients a reminder email with the e-visa the day before travel. This is especially helpful for those passengers who purchase the e-visa months in advance. We also have a 24-hour customer service with professionals that are based in the United States and speak English. We believe our low fee is worth your time but please note the government of Kenya does have their own free service.