Visa Requirements for Entering Egypt

Electronic visitor visa

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Egypt for Business or Tourism. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Egypt because travelers can submit their application and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically.
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Visa is not required or e-Visa

Mandatory

Visa is not required or e-Visa

Travelers don’t need a visa to visit Egypt for Tourism for 14 days. To visit Egypt for Tourism purposes for more than 14 days, travelers need a visa. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Egypt because travelers can submit their application and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically.
Visa is not required or e-Visa
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Electronic visitor visa

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Egypt for Business or Tourism. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Egypt because travelers can submit their application and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically. A valid visa is required to board the flight. If the visa is expired or doesn’t match the traveler’s passport information, travelers will not be able to board their flight.
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Electronic visitor visa or Visitor visa

Mandatory

Electronic visitor visa or Visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Egypt for Business or Tourism. An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa for Egypt because travelers can submit their application and supporting documents online. Once the application is approved, travelers receive their eVisa confirmation electronically. Travelers must be traveling on a group tour with an authorized travel agent to be eligible for an eVisa. Travelers who do not meet this condition must obtain this visa from a local embassy, consulate or visa center before traveling. A valid visa is required to board the flight. If the visa is expired or doesn’t match the traveler’s passport information, travelers will not be able to board their flight.
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Visa on arrival

Mandatory

Visa on arrival

Travelers need a visa to visit Egypt for Business or Tourism. Travelers can get a visa on arrival in Egypt at the port of entry, such as an international airport or border crossing.
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Visa on arrival

Mandatory

Visa on arrival

Travelers need a visa to visit Egypt for Business or Tourism. Travelers can get a visa on arrival in Egypt at the port of entry, such as an international airport or border crossing. Travelers visiting only the Sharm El Sheikh, Dahab, Nuweiba and Taba resorts do not need a visa if they stay no more than 15 days. Travelers to these resorts are granted a permission stamp on arrival. An eVisa or visa on arrival is required to travel outside these resorts.
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Visitor visa

Mandatory

Visitor visa

Travelers need a visa to visit Egypt for Business or Tourism. A paper or embassy visa is the only visa available for travelers visiting Egypt. The visa is typically a stamp or sticker added to the passport. Travelers must obtain this visa from a local embassy, consulate or visa center before traveling.
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Visa is not required

Not Required

Visa is not required

Visitors traveling for Business or Tourism do not require a visa. To check the permitted length of stay and other entry requirements, visit the government site.
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