Information about eVisa Benin

The eVisa for Benin is an electronic travel authorization for foreigners planning to visit the country and own a passport from one of the eligible countries. It was introduced by the Benin government to reduce unnecessary time at the immigration offices and make it easier to cross the border.

There are 3 types of eVisa so you can choose the one that suits you the best. One 90-day, allowing multiple entries, and two types of 30-day visa, single entry and multiple one.

Complete our simplified online form and as soon as your application is approved, we will send it to your email address. We also recommend you print it and carry it together with your passport.

Only people holding a passport from eligible countries can apply for an eVisa for Benin.

Requirements for the Benin eVisa

Before applying, prepare the following documents/information:

  • A valid passport
  • A valid email address
  • A valid debit or credit card

You must be aware of getting an eVisa does not guarantee to enter the country. This situation can also happen with an acquired visa from the embassy or consulate. Yet, applying online will always save you time and reduce the amount of necessary bureaucracy and will ease you crossing the border.

How to apply

Now that you have prepared all your documents, you can start filling out the form and you will receive it in your email address within 24 hours.

  • The application form is very easy and it only takes a few minutes to complete. Be sure to properly fill out every requested field to avoid any complications.
  • Pay the visa (price includes both visa fee and processing fee)
  • You will receive an email with your eVisa in 24 hours. Remember that once it is processed, you will not be able to modify it and you will have to start a new application.

You can only apply for one eVisa per person. This means if you are planning a trip with your family or in a group, make sure everybody has their own.

We only collect your details to ensure you receive your eVisa as soon as possible. Privacy is our priority, that’s why we share the information only with the government and never with any other third party.