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RWANDA VISAS:

The following nationals DO NOT require a visa:
Rwanda & holders of a valid Re-entry Permit "Permis de Retour", "Visa de Retour" or "Visa d'Establissement" issued by Rwanda.

For stays of up to 90 days to nationals of:
British, Burundi, Congo, Germany, Hong Kong (SAR China passports), Kenya, Mauritius, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Tanzania, USA & Uganda.

  RWANDA visa service & travel information

General Information

RWANDA visas take 4 working days to issue in the embassy & is valid for 3 months from the date of issue.

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.

You will be permitted to stay for 30 days with your visa 

Application Fees

Visa type

Visa fee

Service charge

Total to pay

Other national tourist/business single entry Rwanda visa

£35.00

£45.00

£80.00

RWANDA VISAS:

The following nationals DO NOT require a visa:
Rwanda & holders of a valid Re-entry Permit "Permis de Retour", "Visa de Retour" or "Visa d'Establissement" issued by Rwanda.

For stays of up to 90 days to nationals of:
British, Burundi, Congo, Germany, Hong Kong (SAR China passports), Kenya, Mauritius, Singapore, South Africa, Sweden, Tanzania, USA & Uganda.

RWANDA TRANSIT VISAS:

Required by all except those as noted above and those continuing their journey to another country on the same day

RWANDA HEALTH:

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

RWANDA WEATHER:

Oct-Nov is a short rainy season with Feb-May being a long rainy season. Jun-Sep is the long dry season & Dec-Jan being a short dry season

FURTHER INFORMATION FOR RWANDA:

Location of Rwanda: Central Africa
Local Time in Rwanda: GMT+2
Capital City of Rwanda: Kigali
Population of Rwanda: 10 million
Language(s) spoken in Rwanda: Kinyarwanda, French, English, Swahili
Dialling Code for Rwanda: 250
Emergency numbers in Rwanda: Police: 112. Fire: 86328/575244. Ambulance: 576466/99
Driving in Rwanda: Driving is on the right. International Driving Permit required
Electricity in Rwanda: 220-240V AC 50Hz
Currency of Rwanda: Rwanda Franc (RWF)
Notes: RWF: 100, 500, 1,000, 5,000
Coins: RWF: 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50
Credit Cards/Travellers Cheques: Some larger hotels accept major credit cards. Major brands of travellers cheques in USD can be exchanged at banks
Opening Hours in Rwanda:
Bank: 0830-1700 Mon-Fri, 0830-1200 Sat
Office: 0700-1530 Mon-Fri
Shops: 0800-1800 Mon-Fri, 0800-1230 & 1430-1800 Sat
Hints in Rwanda: Smoking is accepted but restricted in some public places. Care should be taken to respect local religious customs and practices
Tipping in Rwanda: Around 10% in restaurants & hotels
Import Allowances in Rwanda: For persons of 16 years of age or older:
200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 454gr of tobacco
2 bottles of alcoholic beverage, opened
A reasonable quantity of perfume
Prohibited/Restricted in Rwanda: Firearms, drugs

Airports in Rwanda:

Kigali Kanombe (KGL)

 
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