Visa Information

How to get a visa to the Arab Republic of Egypt !

Visa to Egypt

A visa is required prior to entry into The Arab Republic of Egypt; Visitors to Egypt must obtain a visa from one of the Egyptian diplomatic missions unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries or countries that are eligible for visa-on-arrival/ E-visa.

Visitors must hold passports that are valid for at least 6 months from the date of arrival to Egypt. For more information about the visa exempted countries/ countries eligible for E-visa, please contact/visit the nearest embassy/consulate in your country.

List of the Egyptian diplomatic missions around the world

Participants who are nationals of countries where there is no Egyptian representation or not eligible for Visa-on-Arrival/E-visa should send an email to [email protected] for further inquiries.


Participants from countries that are eligible for E-visa can apply using normal passport (requesting an E-Visa with Diplomatic, Service, Special, Official, Temporary, Nansen, Refugees, Mission, Alien’s, or July 51 Agreement Passport is not allowed at this stage).

For more information and applying for E-visa please visit

Requirements for entry visa to Egypt:–         

  • A Valid passport for the next six months.
  • Two color, passport-type photographs.
  • WRC Invitation.
  • WRC Confirmation of registration.

Visiting Egypt