e-Visa Kyrgyzstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฌ

Tourism, Business or Transit

The e-Visa for Kyrgyzstan, designed for single-entry stays and transits, simplifies the process of entering the country for international travelers. For tourist orbusiness stays, the e-Visa is valid for a maximum stay of 30 days with a single entry. This electronic visa requires an online application, where travelers must provide personal information and details of their passport, which must be valid for at least 6 months to the date of intended entry. A multi-entry option exists, but we do not yet offer it.

Kyrgyzstan also offers a transit e-Visa for travelers passing through the country. This transit visa is valid for a short period, up to 5 days, and is ideal for connecting passengers or those wishing to explore the country briefly. Like the tourist or business visa, the transit visa can be easily obtained online, ensuring fast, unhindered passage through eligible border checkpoints.

Apply for a Kyrgyzstan e-Visa

Single rate of 39 โ‚ฌ per passenger
Excluding consular fees, if applicable


Frequently asked questions about Kyrgyzstan e-Visa

Kyrgyzstan has become a popular destination for many business travelers and tourists from all over the world. If you're planning to visit this Central Asian country, you need to be aware of the different visa requirements.

Exempted and eligible nationalities

Certain nationalities are exempt from visa requirements when visiting Kyrgyzstan for tourism or business purposes. These include nationals of Western countries (Europe, North America, Brazil, Australia, Japan, etc.). exempted 60 dayssome Asian exempt for 30 days (Maldives, Malaysia, etc.) and those nearby exempt for 90 days (Armenia, Mongolia, Turkey, Ukraine). Some nationalities are exempt regardless of length of stay Cuba, Azerbaijan, North Korea, Moldova, Georgia, Tajikistan

For other nationalities, the e-Visa is available online to facilitate their entry into the country: African, South American or Asian nationalities. The Kyrgyz government has introducede-Visa for nationals of almost all countries to promote tourism and foreign investment. Nationals eligible to obtain an e-visa must complete an online application, provide the required documents and pay the visa fee.

Eligible entry points

It's important to know which entry points are eligible to use your e-visa when traveling to Kyrgyzstan. In general, e-visa holders are allowed to enter the country through the main international entry points, such asManas International Airport (Bishkek),Osh International Airport and the main border crossings with neighboring countries:

  • Chon Kapka border crossing (Kazakhstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ)
  • Chaldybar border crossing (Kazakhstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ)
  • Ak-Jol border post (Kazakhstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ)
  • Kulundu border post (Kazakhstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ)
  • Ak-Tilek border crossing (Tajikistan ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ)
  • Dostuk border crossing (Tajikistan ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ)
  • Kyzyl-Bel border crossing (Tajikistan ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ)
  • Bor-Dobo border post (China ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ)
  • Irkeshtam border post (China ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ)
  • Torugart border post (China ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ)

โš ๏ธ Please note that some border crossings may be closed or restricted to nationals of certain countries due to diplomatic or security restrictions.

Length of stay and validity of e-Visa

red and yellow sun printed leather bifold walletThe e-Visa for tourism and business in Kyrgyzstan we offer is valid for 90 days from the date of issue, for a maximum stay of 30 days. If you contact the authorities, an option for multiple entries and stays of up to 60 days is available.

Stays over 60 days

For tourist stays of over 60 days, a visa is generally required and must be applied for at the Kyrgyz embassy or consulate in your country. Be sure to check the requirements for your specific nationality.

Documents required to obtain an e-Visa

In order to apply for an e-visa to Kyrgyzstan, you must provide certain documents. The main documents required include:

  • A valid passport with a minimum validity of 6 months after the date of entry into Kyrgyzstan
  • A color copy of the identity page of your passport
  • A copy of airline tickets
  • Localitinerary
  • Proof of accommodation for all nights

The transit e-Visa is also perfect for crossing the country without needing a long-term visa. You can stay in Kyrgyzstan for up to 5 days. Please note if you stop over in the country - even even without leaving the international transit zone! - you need to apply for a transit e-Visa.

What is the Kyrgyzstan e-visa and how does it work?

The Kyrgyzstan e-visa is an electronic document that allows foreign travelers to visit Kyrgyzstan for up to 30, 60 or 90 days with one or more entries. It can be obtained online without the need to visit an embassy or consulate.

This is an online application. Once completed, it is sent to you by e-mail. You then need to print it out and present it on arrival. On our website, we only present the 30-day single-entry e-Visa.

Which nationalities are eligible to apply for a Kyrgyzstan e-visa?

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Netherlands Antilles, Aruba, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, South Africa, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, China, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Costa Rica, Cรดte d'Ivoire, Cyprus, Djibouti, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Ghana, Gibraltar, Grenada, Greenland, Guam, Guatemala, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Bouvet Island, Christmas Island, Isle of Man, Norfolk Island, Falkland Islands, ร…land Islands, Cayman Islands, Cocos Islands, Cook Islands, Faroe Islands, Heard and Mcdonald Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Marshall Islands, Solomon Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Laos, Lesotho, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Macao, Northern Macedonia, Madagascar, Malaysia, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Morocco, Martinique, Mauritius, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Montserrat, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, New Caledonia, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Dominican Republic, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Uganda, Western Sahara, Saint Helena, Saint Lucia, Saint Christopher and Nevis, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, El Salvador, Samoa, American Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen Island, Syria, Tanzania, Taiwan, Chad, Thailand, East Timor, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uruguay, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Wallis and Futuna, Yemen, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

What types of e-visas are available for Kyrgyzstan?

There are 19 different types of visa. The most common are the e-visa for tourism (including one for mountain tourism only), business and visiting acquaintances, investment and study, and transit.

How long does it take to obtain a Kyrgyzstan e-visa?

The processing time to obtain a Kyrgyzstan e-visa depends on the type of processing you choose when applying. Standard processing normally takes up to 7 working days from the date of application submission.

How long is a Kyrgyzstan e-visa valid?

The length of validity of a Kyrgyzstan e-visa depends on the type of visa you have applied for. Tourist and business visas are valid for 90 days from the date of issue. A transit e-visa is valid for 5 days from the date of issue.

What documents are required to apply for a Kyrgyzstan e-visa?

Passport valid for at least six months from the date of entry into Kyrgyzstan.
Recent passport photo of the traveler, taken against a white background.
Travel information, including entry and exit dates, and details of your accommodation in Kyrgyzstan.

How much does a Kyrgyzstan e-visa cost?

The cost depends on the type of visa you apply for and the length of stay you choose when making your application.
For a 30-day tourist or business visa, the consular fee is USD 52(โ‚ฌ49), compared with USD 26 for a Transit e-Visa(โ‚ฌ24). You'll need to count more for multi-entry or longer e-Visas, which we don't offer.

How do I pay for my Kyrgyzstan e-visa?

Payment is made online with a bank card that authorizes online payments.

What are the entry requirements for Kyrgyzstan e-visa holders?

You must have a passport valid for at least six months from the date of entry into Kyrgyzstan, and a printed copy of your e-visa, and present it to the immigration authorities on arrival.

You'll need to travel on the dates specified in your e-visa, respect the authorized length of stay, have sufficient funds for your stay and proof of local accommodation.

Be sure to respect the laws and regulations in force in Kyrgyzstan.

What are the travel restrictions with a Kyrgyzstan e-visa?

You cannot change the type of visa (for example, from a tourist visa to a business visa) once you have entered the country. If you need to change the type of visa, you will have to leave the country and apply for a new visa from outside.

Can I cancel or change my Kyrgyzstan e-visa application?

It is not possible to cancel a Kyrgyzstan e-visa application once it has been submitted. Please note that the authorities' website offers the possibility of transferring the e-Visa from one passport to another in the event of loss, for example. Contact us for this eventuality.

What should I do if my Kyrgyzstan e-visa is refused?

If your Kyrgyzstan e-visa application is refused, you can submit a new application with additional information or supporting documents that may help support your application. Refusals remain rare and reasons why an e-visa may be refused include errors or inconsistencies in the information provided, missing or incorrect documents, or criminal history.

If the application was submitted by us, we will refund the application fee in full.

Where can I enter Kyrgyzstan with an e-visa?

Kyrgyzstan e-visas are valid for entering the country through the following entry points:

  • Manas International Airport, Bishkek
  • Osh International Airport in Osh
  • Chon Kapka border crossing (Kazakhstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ)
  • Chaldybar border crossing (Kazakhstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ)
  • Ak-Jol border post (Kazakhstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ)
  • Kulundu border post (Kazakhstan ๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ฟ)
  • Ak-Tilek border crossing (Tajikistan ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ)
  • Dostuk border crossing (Tajikistan ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ)
  • Kyzyl-Bel border crossing (Tajikistan ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ฏ)
  • Bor-Dobo border post (China ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ)
  • Irkeshtam border post (China ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ)
  • Torugart border post (China ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ)

Is it possible to obtain a visa on arrival in Kyrgyzstan?

Citizens of the following countries and territories can obtain a visa on arrival valid for one year. maximum stay of 30 days at Manas international airport only :

  • South Africa ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ
  • Indonesia ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ
  • Philippines ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡ญ
  • Venezuela ๐Ÿ‡ป๐Ÿ‡ช

Which nationalities are exempt from visa requirements in Kyrgyzstan?

Infinite length of stay: Azerbaijan, North Korea, Cuba, Georgia, Moldavia, Tajikistan
Maximum stay 90 days: Mongolia, Serbia and Ukraine, Turkey, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia
Maximum stay of 60 days: Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United States, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Czech Republic, United Kingdom, Uzbekistan, Vatican City, Vietnam.
Maximum stay of 30 days: Malaysia, Hong Kong, Macao, Maldives

Do I have to register on arrival in Kyrgyzstan?

For stays of more than 5 days in the country, you must register with the local authorities or your chosen accommodation.

Kyrgyzstan: mandatory and recommended vaccines

Mandatory vaccines

  • Yellow fever: A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required for entry into the country, for travelers over 9 months of age coming from countries where there is a risk of yellow fever transmission, and for travelers who have been transferred via an airport from a country where there is a risk of yellow fever transmission.

Recommended vaccines

  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B: For long or repeated stays.
  • Rabies: In case of prolonged stay, in isolation (children: as soon as they walk).
  • Tick-borne encephalitis: Vaccination may be considered for stays in rural or forested areas, from spring to autumn. Children: from 1 year.
  • Typhoid fever: In case of prolonged stay or in precarious hygienic conditions, (children: from age 2).