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The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Gabon: 
Mauritius, Morocco, Tunisia & South Africa

  GABON visa service & travel information

General Information

GABON visas take 5 working days to issue in the embassy. We recommend you send us your documents by Royal Mail Special Delivery. Please ensure you send us the following documentation as failure to do so will result in a delay in issuing your visa.

Visa requirements

To see what visa application requirements are needed when applying for a visa, please download the correct visa application form (on the left) which applies to the type of journey you will be undertaking.

Application Fees

Visa type

Visa fee

Service charge

Total to pay

Business single entry Gabon visa




Business double entry Gabon visa




Business multiple entry Gabon visa




Tourist single entry Gabon visa




Tourist double entry Gabon visa




Tourist multiple entry Gabon visa





The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Gabon:
Mauritius, Morocco, Tunisia & South Africa


Transit visas for Gabon are required by all except those continuing their journey to a third country by the same or first connecting aircraft within 24 hour provided holding confirmed reservations and documents for their onward journey


Compulsory vaccinations: Yellow fever certificate required by all. Infants under 1 year are exempt.

Recommended immunisations: Cholera, Diphtheria, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Malaria, Meningitis, Polio, TB, Tetanus, Typhoid & Yellow Fever.

Risks: Malaria exists all year throughout the country. Rabies.


Typical equatorial climate which is hot, wet and humid throughout the year. The dry season is between Jun-Aug and rainy season between Oct-May


Location of Gabon: West Africa
Local Time in Gabon: GMT+1
Capital City of Gabon: Libreville
Population of Gabon: 1.4 million
Language(s) spoken in Gabon: French
Dialling Code for Gabon: 241
Emergency numbers in Gabon: Police: 732036, 761044, 760950, 720951. Fire: 18, 761520. Ambulance: 732771, 762344
Driving in Gabon: Driving is on the right. International Driving Permit recommended
Electricity in Gabon: 220V AC 50Hz
Currency of Gabon: CFA Franc (XAF 1 = 100 Centimes)
Notes: XAF: 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000, 10,000
Coins: XAF: 5, 10, 25, 50, 100, 500
Credit Cards/Travellers Cheques: Limited acceptance of credit cards. Travellers cheques in French Franc denominations are recommended
Opening Hours in Gabon:
Bank: 0730-1130 & 1430-1630 Mon-Fri
Office: 0730-1200 & 1430-1800 Mon-Fri
Shops: 0800-1200 & 1500-1900 Mon-Sat
Hints for Gabon: Business is conducted in French, very few executives speak English. Photography is very restricted
Tipping in Gabon: If there is no service charge, tips are around 10-15%
Import Allowances for Gabon: For persons of 17 years of age or older:
200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 250gr of tobacco (ladies cigarettes only)
2 lit of alcoholic beverages
50gr of perfume
Gifts up to the value of XOF 5000

Airports in Gabon:

Libreville Leon M'Ba International (LBV)

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