Frequently Asked Questions

The e-Visa for Myanmar is an online visa issued by the Government of Myanmar to travel to Myanmar for touristic or business purposes. It was officially launched in April, 2012, by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Myanmar.

Applying for a tourist or business visa online has many advantages; as you do not need to visit the embassy because you are making the order online, you are avoiding long lines while waiting for your electronic visa to be done. The online process is more secure, faster, simpler, and allows to have your eVisa in hand before arriving to Myanmar. The only thing you need is a computer with Internet connection, and you can apply for eVisa whenever and wherever you are.

Depending on the type of visa you require you may need the following documents:

- Current passport valid for at least six (6) months with at least one empty page

- A recent passport-size photo in digital format (JPEG or PNG format)

- A valid credit card (Visa/MasterCard).

- Hotel Booking

Depending the type of entries you should be able to process one kind of visa or another according to your entry requirements. You can choose between single entry visa, 6 months multiple entry visa, 12 months multiple entry visa or 24 months multiple entry visa.

No, unfortunately is not possible. Travelers are required to travel only with the passport that has been used on their Myanmar e-Visa application.

The average processing time is 2 business days, once application is complete and all additional information is available. However, Please note that in some particular cases it may take up to 4 business days so we recommend to make the order at least 7 days before the travel date.

Once your application has been approved it will be sent to you to the email address you have provided. You must print at least two copies and have it with you at all times when you travel to Myanmar and show one of them it to the immigration officer of the Pick Up station you have selected and give the finger prints. You will be required to present one copy of the printed e-Visa once you arrive.

An e-Visa for Myanmar once issued is valid for different periods of time between three (3) months and twenty-four (24) months from the date of issue.

Yes. All copies of your e-Visa have to be clear and visible.

In the unfortunate case you have entered incorrect information and only realized the mistake after having submitted your e-Visa application, you will need to re-apply for a new travel authorization. The old application will be useless as it will show wrong personal or passport details and will not be able to be used.


We advise you apply for your e-Visa for Myanmar at least 2 weeks before the date your departure date.

Yes, they do.

Yes. All children above the age of 12 require a Visa, despite travelling with a parent's passport or with their own passport.

Yes, but please send an e-mail letting us know that your order is having estimated details.

Yes. Please re-apply for a new e-Visa.

In this case you should consider to order a multiple entry visa. If you can only order single entry visas you should order two of them.

You may only apply for a Tourist Single Entry and Tourist Multiple Entry Visa online.