Business E-visa to Djibouti

Business E-visa is mostly a short-stay visa, which allows the holder to enter the Djibouti and engage in business activities without entering the labor market of that country.

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Business E-visa to Djibouti

Business E-visa is mostly a short-stay visa, which allows the holder to enter the Djibouti and engage in business activities without entering the labor market of that country.

Check if you need a Travel Visa

To provide information regarding your eligibility & applicable fees, please select your citizenship.

What are the requirements to get Djibouti Visa?

Djibouti is a small, strategically located country on the northeast coast of the Horn of Africa. It is situated on the eastward lying Bab el Mandeb Strait, separating the Red Sea from the Gulf of Aden. Djibouti is bounded to the north by Eritrea, to the west by Ethiopia and to the south by Somalia. The country is internationally renowned as a geologic treasure trove. The nation hosts significant seismic and geothermal activities in the Red Sea, the Gulf of Aden, and East African rift fields at a triple juncture. The application for a Djibouti Visas is now being simplified by the visa-issuing authorities.

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The Djibouti visa can be applied online. Travelers can use this for tourism, Business, or Transit Purposes only.

The following nationalities are eligible for the Djibouti Visa:


Algeria, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Comoros, Cote d’Ivoire, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Reunion, Rwanda, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Senegal, Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Republic of Congo, Sao Tome and Principe


Japan, Macau, Laos

Central America

Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Curacao, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Lucia, Sint Maarten, Trinidad and Tobago, US Virgin Islands, Nicaragua, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Kitts and Nevis, British Virgin Islands

Central Asia

Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan


Albania, Austria, Belarus, Bulgaria, Belgium, Cyprus, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France,  Finland, Greece, Gibraltar, Germany, Hungary, Holy See, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Lithuania, Kosovo, Latvia, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Monaco, Moldova, Malta, Montenegro, Norway, Netherlands, Portugal, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Sweden, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Ukraine, Liechtenstein, Andorra, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Middle East

Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Georgia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Armenia, Qatar, Palestinian Territories

North America

Bermuda, Canada, Mexico, United States of America


American Samoa, Australia, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu

South America

Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Paraguay, Suriname, Uruguay, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela

South Asia

Bangladesh, Pakistan, India, Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan

Southeast Asia

Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, North Korea, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam, South Korea  

Singapore national eligible for 90 days exemption. If you want to stay more than the specified period, you need a visa to travel.  

The Djibouti Visa Fee varies depending on your period of stay in Djibouti, which ranges from 12 USD to 23 USD. Please use our visa widget to find out the cost of your specific nationality. There is also a $10 USD service fee.

The Djibouti Visa application may take three days for processing. The applicant must apply once the travel plan is confirmed.

A Djibouti Visa is valid for a period of 90 days from the date of the first arrival in Djibouti. A Single entry will be allowed within the e-Visa validity period stamped on the passport.

The maximum stay period for a Djibouti Visa is 90 days. The length of your stay cannot exceed that shown on your eVisa.

A passport should have at least six months’ validity at the time the application is made for the granting of the Djibouti Visa. The passport should have at least two blank pages for stamps for the immigration officer.

For Djibouti Visa, the following documents are needed:

  1. an invitation letter (organization or host with their contacts)
  2. Flight reservation.
  3. An accommodation address

The applicant can enter Djibouti by using the Djibouti Visa at only following international airport. Ambouli International Airport.

No. The Djibouti Visa must be obtained prior to your entry into Djibouti.

The traveler should carry a printout of the eVisa and keep it with their passport at all times when traveling with them at the time of entry into Djibouti.

Yes. Children traveling with their parents also need to apply for a separate Djibouti visa with your child’s identification data and passport information for this application.

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No. A Djibouti Business E-visa Online is not valid for employment. You must apply for a regular visa in order to work in Djibouti.

Travelers with dual or multiple citizenships must choose which nationality and passport to use on their trip.

Yes. However, travelers applying for a Djibouti Business E-visa online must apply using the passport of the eligible country.

No. You cannot apply online if you do not have a valid passport from an eligible country with at least six months validity

No. The applicant will receive an electronic visa, which does not require anything to be stamped prior to travel. All visas are sent via email. The applicant should print out a copy of their visa before they travel and bring it with them to the port of entry.

When using a Djibouti Business E-visa online, you can use it for Business Purpose only.

The applicant must prove the purpose of travel by presenting a valid passport, valid accommodation booking, flight reservation, and invitation Letter.

No. Upon approval, Click2Visas will send the applicant their Djibouti Business E-visa online via email in PDF format.

Yes. Any person wishing to travel to the Republic of Djibouti is eligible for the eVisa as long as the reason for travel is the business can apply for the Djibouti Business E-visa online. Use our visa widget to see you qualify for the Djibouti Business E-visa online.

Yes, all travelers need to have a valid Djibouti Business E-visa online before traveling to Djibouti.

No, the validity period of the Djibouti Business E-visa online begins from the date specified on their application. The traveler can enter Djibouti on any date within this period.

No. The Djibouti Business E-visa online is just a landing authorization. It’s up to Djibouti customs authorities to allow entry to a traveler upon arrival.