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Kenya Visa for UK Citizens


*Visit, Business & Transit.

Are you considering a trip to Kenya? Then you'll require a visa. Obtaining a visa for Kenya is simple by using the online application form. 

What To Know About Kenya Online Visa?

In 2022, visitors to Kenya will require a visa in order to enter the country. This website allows Kenya visa applications to be submitted online. There is no requirement to visit the Kenyan embassy.

Kenya E-visa for the UK

The Kenya e-visa is an online travel authorization (sometimes known as an e-visa) issued by the Kenyan government. This travel authorization is required; visitors who don't have a valid visa will not be given entry. This travel authorization is available in both business and tourist forms. With a Kenya visa, you may remain in the nation for up to ninety days.


Kenya Visa Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for a Kenya e-visa, applicants must satisfy a variety of requirements. These can be separated into those pertaining to the application procedure and those pertaining to the actual journey to Kenya.

·      All travelers, including children, must carry a passport that is valid for up to 6 months beyond the date of arrival and contains at least one blank page.

·      You may only enter Kenya at one of the ten approved airports, ten permitted seaports, or eleven permitted border crossings.

·      The dates of arriving and departing must be known, and at least one lodging in Kenya must be reserved prior to the visa application.

·      In addition to a picture and copy of the passport, the accompanying documents must be submitted online:

o   Booking confirmation from a resort or hotel, or an invite from a Kenyan resident, as well as a scan or photo of this person's passport or identification card


Kenya Travel Advice for UK Citizens

·      The visa, along with the bookings for the roundtrip or transit flight along with the first hotel booking, must be printed and kept with the passport for the duration of the trip.

·      The visa allows travelers to enter Kenya once for a maximum of 90 days.

·      A traveler cannot begin employment with a Kenyan employer without obtaining additional authorization.

·      Kenya prohibits foreigners from posing a threat to its security and law enforcement.

Each traveler must apply for their own Kenya e-visa, with the exception of children under 15 who are traveling to Kenya with their parents. A visa is also not required if a transit or transfer is done in Kenya, during which the traveler does not exit the airport.

Online visa applications for Kenya are accepted 24 hours a day, seven days a week via this website. This can be completed up to seven days prior to travel. To eliminate potential dangers, it is recommended that the application be submitted two weeks prior to departure.


Kenya Online Visa Application Process

The process consists of three straightforward phases. You must first complete the Kenya visa application form. The following step is payment, which is accepted via Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and PayPal. The Kenya visa costs $75 per individual. You will next be required to upload a photograph, a scan of your passport, and a booking confirmation for your accommodation (or if staying with family or friends, an invitation letter and a scan/photo of their passport or identity card). Checking the application for errors and omissions occurs after it has been submitted for review.  You'll be notified immediately if there are any suspected input errors or omissions, so you'll have plenty of time to fix the application. The Kenya e-visa will be emailed to you following clearance.


Types of Kenya E-Visa

Read all about the different visas that Kenya offers. No visas are issued upon arrival in Kenya or at Kenyan diplomatic missions. The e-visa permits a single entrance for a stay of up to three months for tourism or business or 48 hours for transit.

Kenya Transit Visa

Kenya transit visa is issued to passengers who have a stopover in Kenya en route to another location. Typically, this transit time is shorter than three days, or 72 hours. If the travelers possess a transit visa, it is possible for them to exit the airport and explore Kenya for three days. The ideal method to plan for a transit visa is to apply for one when transferring through Kenya on a connected flight. Travelers must complete an e-visa application form for Kenya.

Prior to reaching the final destination, a Kenya Transit visa enables travelers to experience the cultural identities and natural beauties of Kenya. These tourism sites are positioned close to airports to ensure travelers never miss their flights.

Kenya Business Visa

A business visa allows you to stay in Kenya for up to three months. To extend your stay in Kenya beyond three months, you can attempt to expand your business e-visa at the Nairobi-based Immigration Headquarters. Visa extensions for Kenya can be issued for up to an extra ninety days. It is a visa with a single entry.

Kenya Visit Visa

The visa is valid for one or multiple entries into the country and is valid for 90 days. The standard delivery period for a visa is around eight business days, although a visa can also be issued in 4 business days if the applicant so desires.


Countries Eligible for Kenya Visa

AngolaAntigua And BarbudaArgentinaAustralia
BoliviaBosnia And HerzegovinaBrazilBulgaria
Burkina FasoCambodiaCameroonCanada
Cape VerdeCentral African RepublicChadChile
Congo (democratic Republic)Costa RicaCôte D'ivoireCote D'ivoire (ivory Coast)
CroatiaCubaCzech RepublicDenmark
DjiboutiDominican RepublicEast TimorEcuador
EgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritrea
EstoniaFinlandFranceFrench Guiana (fr)
Greenland (dk)GuatemalaGuineaGuinea-bissau
GuyanaHaitiHondurasHong Kong (sar)
Korea NorthKorea SouthKosovoKuwait
LuxembourgMacedonia (north)MadagascarMali
MaltaMarshall IslandsMauritaniaMexico
MontenegroMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmar (burma)
NepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNicaragua
PortugalQatarReunion (fr)Romania
Russian FederationSao Tome And PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegal
South SudanSpainSri LankaSudan
UkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited States Of America
UruguayUzbekistanVatican City (holy See)Venezuela