Travel & Visa


All visitors must hold a passport valid for at least six months or another acceptable travel document with at least one empty page. Kenyans and Ugandans may use an ID card in lieu of a passport to enter Rwanda.

There is no single affiliated Agent that is authorized to apply for visa on your behalf. Such Agents may mislead you and charges more than the visa fees.

Refer to the following ling to know the standard rates of visa fees at


  • A single entry tourist visa costs US $30. 
  • A single entry conference visa costs US $30 and is valid for 30 days.
  • A multiple entry business visa costs US $50 and is valid  for one year.

The East African Tourist Visa (EATV) covers Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda, costs US $100 and is valid for 90 days.


From 1st Jan 2018, Nationals of all countries receive visa on arrival at Kigali International Airport and all land borders.

Citizens of Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa countries that are not visa exempt receive visas valid for 90 days while other visitors are granted visas valid for 30 days.

Health requirement

A vaccination certificate may be required at the border post. In the event of a major disease outbreak, specific requirements could be set and put to the knowledge of the public.

We are looking forward to hosting you in kigali!