Assistance in obtaining the e-Visa

Arab Republic of Egypt 🇪🇬

Since December 2017, the Arab Republic of Egypt allows nationals of 74 nationalities wishing to enter the country for tourism only, to obtain their visa via a simplified electronic procedure, the e-Visa (for electronic visa).

In the context of Covid-19, the authorities invite travellers to favour e-Visa before arriving in Egypt, which avoids waiting and limits exchanges with the immigration authorities.

Germans, Belgians, French, Italians and Portuguese can apply for an e-Visa with their identity card.

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What are the advantages of e-Visa compared to visa on arrival?

Simpler

A simplified and correctly translated form.

Quick

The e-Visa allows you to avoid the crowds on arrival.

Without moving

No more waiting in line at the office.

Fully secured

Our servers are based in Europe 🇪🇺

What are the eligibility criteria for the Egyptian e-Visa?

1️⃣ Nationality

Travellers must be of one of the nationalities listed in the following point.

2️⃣ Passport

Travelers must have a valid identity document at least 6 months after the date of entry.

3️⃣ Stay

The stay in Egypt must not exceed 30 days.

4️⃣ Reason

Travellers go to Egypt for tourism only.

5️⃣ Details

Travellers know their itinerary with details of hotels and places visited.

There are norestricted areas to visit with this visa.
You can go to Hurghada, Cairo or take a cruise on the Nile, among other places.

Which nationalities are eligible for e-Visa?

🇦🇱 Albania
🇩🇪 Germany
🇸🇦 Saudi Arabia
🇦🇷 Argentina
🇦🇲 Armenia
🇦🇺 Australia
🇦🇹 Austria
🇦🇿 Azerbaijan
🇧🇭 Bahrain
🇧🇪 Belgium
🇧🇾 Belarus
🇧🇴 Bolivia
🇧🇦 B-Herze.
🇧🇷 Brazil

🇧🇬 Bulgaria
🇨🇦 Canada
🇨🇱 Chile
🇨🇳 China
🇨🇾 Cyprus
🇨🇾 Cyprus
🇨🇴 Colombia
🇭🇷 Croatia
🇩🇰 Denmark
🇦🇪 United Arab Emirates
🇪🇨 Ecuador
🇪🇸 Spain
🇪🇪 Estonia

🇺🇸 United States
🇫🇮 Finland
🇫🇷 France*
🇬🇪 Georgia

🇬🇷 Greece
🇭🇺 Hungary
🇭🇰 Hong Kong
🇮🇳 India
🇮🇪 Ireland
🇮🇸 Iceland
🇮🇹 Italy*
🇯🇵 Japan
🇰🇼 Kuwait
🇱🇻 Latvia

🇱🇹 Lithuania
🇱🇺 Luxembourg
🇲🇰 N. Macedonia
🇲🇾 Malaysia
🇲🇹 Malta
🇲🇽 Mexico
🇲🇩 Moldova
🇲🇨 Monaco
🇲🇪 Montenegro
🇳🇴 Norway
🇳🇿 New Zealand
🇴🇲 Oman
🇵🇾 Paraguay

🇳🇱 Netherlands
🇵🇪 Peru
🇵🇱 Poland
🇵🇹 Portugal*
🇶🇦 Qatar
🇷🇴 Romania
🇬🇧 United Kingdom
🇷🇺 Russia
🇨🇿 Czech Rep. Czech Republic
🇸🇲 San Marino
🇷🇸 Serbia
🇸🇬 Singapore
🇸🇰 Slovakia

Ἐ🇮 Slovenia
🇨🇭 Switzerland
🇸🇪 Sweden
🇹🇼 Taiwan
🇺🇦 Ukraine
🇺🇾 Uruguay
🇻🇦Vatican
🇻🇪 Venezuela

these nationalities can enter Egypt with their identity card + photo ID, without having a passport

How much does the e-Visa for Egypt cost?

Single entry e-Visa
  • 1 entry to Egypt
  • 30 days of validity
  • 55 € per traveler
Multiple entry e-Visa
  • Several entries over 6 months
  • 30 days validity per stay
  • 85 € per traveler
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Disrupted treatment

The authorities may take a few more days to edit the document

The Egyptian e-visa in brief

Format Electronics
Reason Tourism only
Number of entries 1 or unlimited
Time to obtain 72h if urgent departure
Length of stay 0 to 30 days
Validity Up to 6 months
Consular fees From 25 € onwards

For a trip to Egypt, you will need an electronic visa for Egypt. With your Egypt single entry tourist visa, you haveone entry into Egypt, 30 days of validity, for a total of 55 € per person.

With a multiple entry eVisa you have multiple entries for 6 months. Your Egypt eVisa is eligible at all entry points.

Electronic visas for Egypt are issued within 72 hours for urgent departures, however this time frame is purely indicative, we are dependent on the administrative services in Egypt.

When to go to Egypt?

The months of March to May are a good time to travel to Egypt. In summer, the heat can be scorching and unpleasant to visit, so this period should be avoided.

Places to visit in Egypt

Take part in a thrilling tour of the Egyptian desert. Accompanied by professionals, leave fromHurghada and climb down the dunes to the traditional village.

Located north of Lake Nasser, the Abu Simbel temples are an important part of your trip to Egypt. Built by Ramses II, they were moved in 1960 to save them from the flooding caused by the Aswan Dam.

This flight over Luxor will make you discover the wonders of ancient Egypt. Accompanied by professionals, fly with the wind and live an extraordinary experience.

The Valley of the Kings is one of the most famous monuments in ancient Egypt. Famous for its beautifully painted royal tombs, this is a unique experience.

Overlooking St Catherine's Monastery, Mount Sinai rises to an altitude of 2,280m. We recommend that you arrive at sunrise or sunset to admire the rosy colours of the mountains.

Practical information

  • Official country name: Arab Republic of Egypt
  • Location: North Africa
  • Capital: Cairo
  • Area: 1.01 million km2
  • Language: Arabic
  • Currency: Egyptian pound
  • Climate: Mediterranean
  • Time zone: UTC +2 to +3

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Information

Security It is not advisable to go to the Sinaito the Libyan border to the Sudanese border. It is not recommended to visit the Nile Delta, from east of Alexandria to Port Said and Suezwith the exception of the area around the west bank of the Canal. Middle Egypt is also to be avoided.


Health
: No vaccinations are required for travel to Egypt. Universal vaccines must be updated. Cairo is one of the most polluted cities in the world.

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