F.A.Q.

Q: Do I need a visa to travel to Rwanda?

Yes. Each person travelling on an Italian passport requires a visa to travel to Rwanda. However, you can travel to Rwanda and obtain a 30-day single entry visa on arrival, following the new visa policy for Rwanda.

Q: Does The Entry Visa Permit Me To Work In Rwanda?

The entry visa does not permit you to work in Rwanda. For information about the types of temporary/permanent permits available visit https://www.migration.gov.rw/index.php?id=79

Q: What types of visas are available?

TYPE OF VISA Code ENTRIES VALIDITY PRICE
 Transit Visa  Q1  Single  72hrs  €27.00
 Entry Visa  V1-S  Single  30 Days  €27.00
 V1-M  Multiple  30 Days  €45.00
 Tourist Visa  T2  Multiple  90 Days  €45.00
 East African Travel Visa  T12  Multiple  90 Days  €90.00
 Family Visa  T3  Multiple  90 Days  €45.00
 Diplomatic/Official Visa  T4  Multiple  90 Days  GRATIS
 Conference Visa  T6-1  Single  30 Days  £23.00
 T6-2  Multiple  90 Days  £40.00
 Business Visa  T7  Multiple  90 Days  £40.00
 Group/Tourist Visa (4-10 people)  T9  Multiple  90 Days  €90.00

Q: What immunisations and vaccinations do I need?

All travellers should visit either their personal doctor or a travel health clinic six to eight weeks before departure.

The following immunisations/vaccinations are compulsory for travel to all areas of Rwanda:

Yellow Fever
The following immunisations/vaccinations are recommended for travel to all areas of Rwanda:

Diphtheria |  Hepatitis A  |  Malaria prophylaxis (with Lariam, Malarone, or doxycycline)  |  Polio  |  Tetanus  |  Typhoid
The following immunisations/vaccinations should be considered for travel to all areas of Rwanda:

Hepatitis B  |  Rabies

Please consult with your doctor for more specific advice.