Visas and Travel Information

All persons intending to enter into Uganda should do so only for lawful purposes and in accordance with national immigration laws, guidelines and formalities.

Visa

  • All visa prone nationalities must obtain Uganda visas to facilitate their entry into the country
  • Uganda visas may be obtained from Uganda missions abroad or on arrival at the port of entry in the country or online through e-visa system on website http://immigration.go.ug .
  • Lists of visa exempted nationalities include: Angola, Eritrea, Malawi, Madagascar, Seychelles, Swaziland, Zambia, Comoros, Kenya, Mauritius, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Lesotho, Sierra Leone, Ghana, Gambia, Cyprus, The Gambia, Ireland, Libya. More details can be obtained from http://immigration.go.ug.

Passport validity

All travelers to the Republic of Uganda must have valid passports for a minimum period of six months from the date of entry.

Yellow fever certificate

All travelers to the Republic of Uganda must have valid yellow fever immunization card/certificate.