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    Egypt Visa application

    In 2018 alone, nearly 9 million tourists visited Egypt, making the country earn around $9 billion in that year. Tourism makes a significant part of the Egyptian economy. Not only exceptional ancient sites but also modern cities, luxury resorts, and numerous tourist attractions await travellers worldwide.

Online application guide for en e-Visa to Egypt

How to forward a visa application for an Egypt visa quickly and how to ensure a positive approval? Read on to learn all about the application process for a tourist visa for Egypt. If you are travelling from any country listed as eligible, United Kingdom, USA, Ireland, Japan, a European country, and you have a valid passport ready, start the application process on any working device. A three-step online application procedure consists of the following stages:

Apply online

Providing your data in the online application form, attaching any supporting documents if necessary. Then, agreeing to Terms and Conditions and moving on to the next step.

Make an online payment

Once you completed the application form correctly (which is crucial to ensure successful approval), pay the handling visa fee (69 or 99 Euro) that differs on the visa type you choose. You can pick any of the several online payment methods available on our website, whichever is the most convenient for you to use.

Check your inbox

Wait for your e-Visa to Egypt to arrive at your e-mail address (a maximum of 72 hours). Immediately after your payment is registered, check your inbox for the confirmation number that can be used to check the status of your e-Visa to Egypt processing.

E-Visa to Egypt characteristics

E-Visa can be obtained in a maximum of 72 hours (3 business days) from applying. The application process can be completed with any preferred device that has an internet connection. You can apply from home or any other place in the world while sparing just 15 minutes to complete the process.

If you wish to explore Egypt as a tourist or simply go on a holiday in one of the magical Egyptian resorts, apply for one of these types of e-Visa to Egypt:

  • a single-entry visa that is valid for 90 days (three months) and allows a single entry of 30 days
  • a multiple-entry visa that is valid for 6 months (180 days) with each stay of 30 days of a maximum length

How can you use e-Visa to Egypt?

Visa for Egypt can be used for three different purposes. You can use e-Visa Egypt for tourism purposes without an obligation to attach any supporting documents.

Moreover, business trips are also allowed for all electronic visa holders. However, in business travel, all foreigners need to have a supporting document that states and proves the purpose of your journey. For business purposes, you will need an invitation letter from a company you need to settle some business affairs.

Business purposes include:

  • -attending a business conference
  • -participating in a business meeting
  • -negotiating a contract or a deal, etc.

Visa for Egypt can also be used for transit purposes.

Documents to prepare for an Egypt visa

Please make sure to prepare all the necessary documents and have them on hand when making an online application. The following documents are needed to file a visa application:

  • -a valid passport that will not expire for the next 6 months starting from the planned departure date (make a scan or a photograph of the bio-data page)
  • -an active e-mail address upon which you will receive your Egypt visa in a PDF version

E-Visa to Egypt average processing time

Our team of qualified professionals thoroughly checks each application to ensure it's error-free and speed up the processing time.

The average processing time for an Egypt visa is just 71 hours, and as many as 97% of applications are positively approved, thanks to our team carefully controlling the correctness of filed applications.

Please note that the final processing time may elongate as it lies within the Egyptian government.

Visa to Egypt eligibility

Egypt visa eligibility is elementary for an Egypt eVisa that allows either a one stay in Egypt or multiple ones. 47 countries are eligible to apply online for an Egypt visa, European countries, United States, United Kingdom, Japan, and other.

Important information for all Turkish citizens! You can electronically obtain an Egypt visa only on arrival upon complying with at least one of the following conditions:

You have to be 45 years or older
Under 18 years of age
Have an indefinite residence permit in either Australia, Canada, USA, or any country that is an EU member

Egypt visa additional important information

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For all German, French, Belgian, Portuguese citizens: an ID card is accepted in place of the passport. Citizens from these countries can provide the ID number in the application form.
All underage travellers need to have their own e-Visa to Egypt copy. The application ought to be filed by the parent/guardian
E-Visa does not serve as a work permit
Only holders of the Egyptian permanent resident card can prolong the e-Visa duration while staying in Egypt
In case you would lose your passport, made any changes to the details on it, or should it expire, e-Visa becomes invalid

Ensure your passport is valid for at least 6 months from the planned entry date and use Egypt eVisa to explore Egypt's mysteries fully! Apply for a visa today to visit Egypt a few days from now and enjoy 90 days or 180 days of validity!


In order to get more information about electronic visas:https://www.visa2egypt.gov.eg/