Burundi Tourist Visa Application & Travel Information

Burundi Tourist Visa Application & Travel Information

Travelling To: Burundi
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Visa Fee
Service Charge
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single entry Burundi visa
£60
£50
£110

BURUNDI visas take 15 working days to issue in the embassy & are valid for 2 months from the date of issue.

How To Make An Application

Download The Visa Form

Download the visa application form from this web page. You can then save it to your computer and print off.

Fill In The Form

Print out and begin filling in the form with a black pen. If you have any questions regarding the form, please call us for advice free of charge. We are more than happy to help you.

Send Us The Form

Send the application along with any additional documents mentioned on the form. It is best to post it using a secure service such as Royal Mail Special Delivery or another courier company.

What To Include In Your Application

Tourist Visa Application
Downloaded from above, printed, completed and signed in Capital Letters with a black pen and sent back to Travcour
Passport

It must be valid for at least the next 6 months when you apply for the visa, with at least two blank pages remaining. The passport should be in acceptable condition. If not there is a chance your application would be rejected.

Passport Photo

2 x Passport photos. The photos should be (45mm x 35mm) taken against a white background (the background must be white!). If you cannot get a photo yourself then we can print one for you from a digital copy.

Proof Of Stay

You must show proof of where you will be staying, either with hotel bookings or if you are staying with friends or family, an invitation letter.

Flight Tickets

booking confirmation showing entry and exit from China. If you are applying for a double entry visa then all flights must be accounted for.

Yellow Fever Certificate

A copy of your Yellow Fever Certificate.

Visa Application Form

Download, Print and Fill in the form

The form is in PDF format. When you have downloaded the form, please print it out and fill it in by pen. Kindly ensure all the fields of the visa application form are completely filled before submitting. If a question does not apply, please put ‘N/A’. You must fill in the form with black ink and using BLOCK CAPITALS.

Further Information
Visa Application

The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Burundi:
South Sudan, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania & Uganda

Transit Visa Application

Transit visas for Burundi are required by all except those continuing their journey to a third country without leaving the airport

Health Notice

(Compulsory vaccinations:) Yellow fever certificate if arriving from infected areas. It is also recommended that travellers making 3 or more visits per year, stays of more than 3 months in a rural area, high-risk occupational groups & backpackers staying more than 1 month have the follwing up to date immunisations: Cholera, diphtheria, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, malaria, meningitis, polio, TB, tetanus & typhoid.

Malaria exists all year throughout the country.

Weather Information

A mainly mountainous country, temperatures are tempered by altitude. Rain falls throughout the year although at its lowest between Jun-Sep

Additional Information

Location of Burundi: Central Africa
Capital City of Burundi: Bujumbura
Population of Burundi: 7 million
Language(s) spoken in Burundi: Kirundi, French, English, Kiswahili
Dialling Code for Burundi: 257
Emergency numbers in Burundi: Police: 18, 19, 17
Driving in Burundi: Driving is on the right. International Driving Permit required
Electricity in Burundi: 220V AC 50Hz
Currency of Burundi: Burundi Franc (BIF 1 = 100 Centimes)
Notes: BIF: 10, 20, 50, 100, 500, 1,000, 2,000, 5,000
Coins: BIF: 1, 5, 10
Opening Hours in Burundi:
Bank: 0800-1130 & 1500-1600 Mon-Fri, 0830-1230 Sat
Office: 0730-1200 & 1400-1730 Mon-Fri
Shops: 0830-1200 & 1500-1800 Mon-Fri, 0830-1230 Sat