Yes - A visa is required for travel to Egypt

Egypt business visa for US citizens. Apply Now!

Monday, April 20, 2015

A valid passport and business visa are required for travel to Egypt.

Send these documents to Travisa

1

Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Egypt, with at least one blank passport page available for the Egyptian visa stamp. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Egyptian visas.

2

Egyptian Visa Application Form:

One Egypt visa application form per applicant properly completed and signed plus one copy. Signature must be original on each Egyptian visa application. Improperly completed Egypt visa application forms may delay the processing of your visa.

3

Photo Requirements:

Two recent 2 x 2 passport type photographs in color, front view and with a plain/white background.


OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.

4

Other Forms:

Chicago: Completed, signed, notarized Letter of Authorization. By signing this letter, the applicant authorizes our company to submit and retrieve the applicant's documents from the Egyptian Consulate.

5

Business Letter

Letter from employer or sponsoring company, on company letterhead, introducing the applicant, indicating the applicant's employment status/position held in the company, and clearly stating the purpose of visit to Egypt. The business letter must also indicate who will be financially responsible for the applicant and must provide detailed contact information in Egypt.

Washington D.C.: Travelers applying for a multiple entry visa are required to indicate the dates of each entry in the business letter. If the applicant has not finalized multiple dates of entry, they must apply for single entry.

6

Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency or copy of airline tickets (not required in New York).

Washington D.C.: Travelers applying for a multiple entry visa are required to provide their flight itinerary for all planned entries. If the applicant has not finalized multiple dates of entry, they must apply for single entry.

7

Medical Requirements:

New York: Health certificate required if traveler is traveling to Egypt from an infected area.

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Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Egypt Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Egypt Visa Validity:

Egyptian business visas are generally issued for single or multiple entries to Egypt within 3 months. Egyptian visas generally allow a stay of up to 30 days per entry, at the discretion of the Egyptian visa officer.

Egyptian Visa Processing Time:

Egypt visas are usually processed in 10 business days in Washington DC. In other jurisdictions, Egypt visas are usually processed in 5 to 7 business days. Rush and Emergency visa service may be available for additional fees in some locations. Please visit our Egypt Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options page for details.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Egypt

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.


Yes - A visa is required for travel to Egypt

Egypt tourist visa for US citizens. Apply Now!

Monday, April 20, 2015

A valid passport and tourist visa are required to visit Egypt.

Send these documents to Travisa

1

Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Egypt, with at least one blank passport page available for the Egyptian visa stamp. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Egyptian visas.

2

Egyptian Visa Application Form:

One Egypt visa application form per applicant properly completed and signed plus one copy. Signature must be original on each Egyptian visa application. Improperly completed Egypt visa application forms may delay the processing of your tourist visa.

3

Photo Requirements:

Two recent 2 x 2 passport type photographs in color, front view and with a plain/white background.


OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.

4

Other Forms:

Chicago: Completed, signed, notarized Letter of Authorization. By signing this letter, the applicant authorizes our company to submit and retrieve the applicant's documents from the Egyptian Consulate.

5

Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency or copy of airline tickets (not required in New York).

6

Medical Requirements:

New York: Health certificate required if traveler is traveling to Egypt from an infected area.

7

Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Egypt Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Egypt Visa Validity:

Egyptian tourist visas are generally issued for a single visit to Egypt within 3 months, or for multiple entries within 6 months. Egyptian visas generally allow a stay of up to 30 days per entry, at the discretion of the Egyptian visa officer.

Egyptian Visa Processing Time:

Egypt visas are usually processed in 10 business days in Washington DC. In other jurisdictions, Egypt visas are usually processed in 5 to 7 business days. Rush and Emergency visa service may be available for additional fees in some locations. Please visit our Egypt Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options page for details.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Egypt

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.


Yes - A visa is required for travel to Egypt

Egypt transit visa for US citizens. Apply Now!

Monday, April 20, 2015

A valid passport and visa are required to transit through Egypt.

Send these documents to Travisa

1

Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Egypt, with at least one blank passport page available for the Egyptian visa stamp. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Egyptian visas.

2

Egyptian Visa Application Form:

One Egypt visa application form per applicant properly completed and signed. Signature must be original on each Egyptian visa application. Improperly completed Egypt visa application forms may delay the processing of your visa.

3

Photo Requirements:

Two recent 2 x 2 passport type photographs in color, front view and with a plain/white background.


OR - you can upload a passport photo to the Global Service Order Form when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.

4

Other Forms:

Completed, signed, notarized Letter of Authorization. By signing this letter, the applicant authorizes our company to submit and retrieve the applicant's documents from the Egyptian Consulate. (For applicants within Chicago jurisdiction only.)

5

Proof Of Departure:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency or copy of airline tickets (not required in New York).

6

Other Requirements:

A copy of onward destination visas (if applicable).

7

Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Egypt Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Egypt Visa Validity:

Egyptian tourist visas are generally issued for a single visit to Egypt within 3 months, or for multiple entries within 6 months. Egyptian visas generally allow a stay of up to 30 days per entry, at the discretion of the Egyptian visa officer.

Egyptian Visa Processing Time:

Egypt visas are usually processed in 10 business days in Washington DC. In other jurisdictions, Egypt visas are usually processed in 5 to 7 business days. Rush and Emergency visa service may be available for additional fees in some locations. Please visit our Egypt Consular Fees and Visa Processing Options page for details.

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Egypt

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.


How to Apply for a Visa to Egypt

  • Review instructions based on the purpose of journey to Egypt
  • Complete, print and sign all visa application forms, including Travisa's Global Service Order Form.
  • Send all of the visa application requirements listed above to Travisa.

Egypt Visa Applications can be processed in the following location(s):

Residents of these states:
Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Indiana, Michigan, Kentucky, Illinois.

Send documents to:
Travisa - Chicago
120 S. State Street, Unit 3
Chicago, IL 60603
Tel: (312) 588-7215
Tel: (800) 665-0602

Residents of these states:
Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas

Send documents to:
Travisa - Houston
2700 Post Oak Blvd, Ste 1430
Houston, TX 77056
Tel: (713) 961-3500

Residents of these states:
Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming

Send documents to:
Travisa - Los Angeles
6222 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 210
Los Angeles, CA 90048
Tel: (323) 932-7300

Residents of these states:
(There are no jurisdiction restrictions in New York)

Send documents to:
Travisa - New York
290 5th Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Tel: (212) 613-2223

Residents of these states:
(There are no jurisdiction restrictions in Washington DC)

Send documents to:
Travisa - Washington, DC
1731 21st. St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: (202) 463-6166