The fastest, cheapest and easiest way to obtain a visa for Eritrea

Location : East Africa

Capital : Asmara

Time : GMT+3

Represented in London

Passports to be valid for THREE months from date of submission

Do I need a visa to visit Eritrea?

British Citizens : require a visa.

A visa is Required : by nationals of all countries other than as stated below.

A visa is Not Required : by nationals of Eritrea, Kenya & Uganda.

Visa Information for Eritrea
ClassificationTourist Visa
Business Visa
Transit Visa
RequirementsPlease refer to the requirements relative to your application. Those stated are the usual minimum requirements to apply for a visa. The embassy can vary these on any application at their discretion. Travel arrangements should not be confirmed until a visa is obtained.
Formsare downloadable
Processing TimeOrders received by 4.30pm will normally secure next day lodgement.
Same day lodgements are always available by arrangement.
Completed orders are normally dispatched on the same day they are collected from the embassy
Time in Embassy
Normal10 working days
If referredas advised by the embassy
Validity of visa
From date of issueat the discretion of the embassy
From date of entryat the discretion of immigration control
Single Entry
Multiple entry
Some embassies will only accept postal orders in payment of their fees and costs for poundage are then incurred. On certain applications and for some nationalities the embassy add an additional fee, which is charged at cost. The embassy fee may differ from and be higher or lower than that expected above and is charged at cost.
The above information is updated when we are notified of a change in visa information or fees for Visa information for Eritrea Last update 30th August 2019