Kenya FAQs

What countries require a Visa to visit Kenya?
All foreign citizens wishing to travel to Kenya will need an eVisa, except citizens from countries who are exempt.  The following countries are exempt: Bah...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 2:49 PM
Do I need to carry my Kenya eVisa with me?
The immigration officer at the airports verify the Kenya e-Visa on their system. However, we highly recommend clients to keep a copy of their e-Visa on thei...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 2:52 PM
How long is my Kenya e-visa valid for and is it for a single or multiple entries?
Kenia e-visa is valid for 90 days from the date of issue. An extension may be obtained by visiting NPRA once you are inside Kenya. It is valid for a SINGLE ...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 2:54 PM
I made a mistake on the personal information! Can I change the e-visa document?
No. Unfortunately, if you make a mistake the e-visa is INVALID and you will need to apply a new one. If you do notice a mistake on your application, please...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 2:57 PM
I want to stay in Kenya for longer than the validity period of the e-visa. What should I do?
If you are in Kenya and wish to extend your stay, you must apply for an extension by visiting NPRA in Kenya.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 2:57 PM
Are you affiliated with the government of Kenya?
iVisa is not affiliated with the government of Kenya.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 2:58 PM
Which nationalities does iVisa's Kenya service work for?
We can process applications for travelers from the following countries: Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia (Au...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 2:58 PM
What are the reasons for travel accepted to apply for an eVisa?
They are tourism, business, education, employment, medical, religion, settlement/family, and "other".
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 3:00 PM
Do I need a transit visa if I have an onwards international connecting flight from Kenya without leaving the airport? What is the transit visa about?
The Kenyan Transit Visa is only required and issued to persons connecting through Kenya to other destinations (Period not exceeding 72hrs). Those connecti...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 3:03 PM
How long does it take to get an e-Visa for Kenya?
It will depend on the method of processing you choose at the time of application: The standard processing time is 3 business days. The Rush Processing ti...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 3:04 PM