Visa / Service Type
Total To Pay
Tourist single entry Gabon visa
Tourist multiple entry Gabon visa
GABON visas take 1-3 working days to issue in the embassy.
How To Make An Application
What To Include In Your Application
Downloaded from above, printed, completed and signed in Capital Letters with a black pen and sent back to Travcour
Original plus 1 full page copy of the passport ID page.
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.
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
This must confirm that you are travelling for tourist purposes only. If a student, please supply enrolment letter. If retired, please send pension confirmation letter.
Hotel confirmation that must be signed by the hotel manager.
Flight booking confirmation.
One recent utlity bill showing your address.
Recent bank statement.
Copy of Yellow Fever certificate.
For non UK nationals, resident card or UK residence visa.
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.
The following nationals DO NOT require a visa for Gabon:
Mauritius, Morocco & 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