F.A.Q Electronic Visa

What is an e Visa?

An e-Visa (short for Electronic Visa), is simply a travel visa that you apply for online, and receive via email.

What are the benefits of the eVisa vs. a regular travel visa?

Applying for a travel Visa online saves you the time and hassle of visiting the embassy and standing in line.

How Is an e-Visa different than a regular travel visa?

The e-Visa is exactly the same as a regular visa. The only difference is the process by which you obtain it, and the fact that you present it at the port of arrival as a printed document (as opposed to a sticker or stamp visa)

How do I know if I need a visa?

You can use the eVisaMe visa requirement tool - simply select your citizenship, the country to which you are traveling, and the length of your stay.

How long does it take to apply for an e-Visa?

The application takes just a few minutes - all you have to do is fill out the required information, pay, and send your application. We will take care of everything else.

How long does is take to obtain an e Visa?

The exact time depends on the destination, and may take anywhere from an hour to several business days. To find out more you can check the eVisaMe visa requirements tool

How do I apply for an e Visa?

Applying for an e Visa is a quick and simple process that requires just a few steps:

Step 1 - Choose your destination and the type of visa you require.
Step 2 - Click on the Apply Now button.
Step 3 - Fill out the application form
Step 4 - Choose your preferred payment method, and fill out the required details.
That’s it! Now all you have to do is wait for your approval to arrive via email.

How do I use the e-Visa?

Your e-Visa approval will arrive by email. In order to use it all you have to do is print the e-Visa and present is to the immigration officer at the port of entry.

Do I need to visit the embassy at all?

No. Applying for an e Visa means that you don’t have to visit the embassy of the country issuing the visa.

How much does it cost to apply for an eVisa?

The payment for your e-Visa is comprised of the cost of the visa itself plus a service fee.

Once approved, does the e-Visa guarantee admission to the issuing country?

Much like any other visa, the final approval is provided at the port of entry to the issuing country, which has the right to deny entry even to visitors holding a valid visa.

Will I receive a refund if my visa application is rejected?

Yes - eVisaMe guarantees a full refund, for the entire payment, including our service fee.

Can I keep track of my application status?

Yes, once you complete your application you can keep track of its status through our Application Tracking System

Can I apply for more than one visa?

You can apply for more that one evisa by attaching an excel sheet listing the countries for which you require entry visas.

You can also apply for more than one visa if you are traveling with a family or a group of people.

What are the requirements for e-visa group/family applications?

The requirements for group and/or family applications:
1. All members of your group/family must originate from the same country;
2. All group/ family members must have the same type of travel documents (e.g. normal, official, diplomatic);
3. Arrival date must be the same for all members
4. All prerequisites for e-Visa application (if there are any) must be met by every individual in the group.

What documents do I need to have for my evisa application?

you will need to have:
  • a photo of your passport
  • a scanned copy of the photo page in your passport.
  • Please note that in some cases other documentation may be required

    What are the advantages of the evisa vs. a regular entry visa?

    An e-Visa saves you time and hassle, since it can be obtained online, quickly and easily.
    All you need is an internet connection and the required information and documentation as specified in the application.

    What happens if I already had my evisa approved, and then my travel dates change?

    If your new travel dates do not fall within the limits of the e-visa travel dates, then, unfortunately, you will have to apply for a new evisa.

    Is my information secure?

    Yes. we at evisame.com take your security very seriously. All the information obtained at each stage of the application, including your payment information, and the eVisa issued to you, are stored in high security systems.