Uganda Visa For Bhutan Citizens - Requirements & Fees

Exploring new territory is thrilling, and it's only one of the reasons you should travel to Uganda. Humans need new experiences, and Uganda allows us to satisfy that desire. A vacation in Uganda is an ideal opportunity to try something new and interesting, especially if you are not from the African region. The excitement begins the moment you touch down at a new destination.

At Uganda Immigration Services, our goal is to support Bhutanese citizens in acquiring Uganda e-visa with little effort, minimize the complexity of the procedure, and deliver your visa as soon as possible. You'll have a great time. You'll like the excitement that comes from your adventures. You'll feel good about yourself. And the finest gift of all will be memories of your fantastic journey in Uganda.

Kihingami wetlands, Uganda

Kihingami wetlands, Uganda

Uganda e-Visa Types For Bhutanese Citizens

Can Bhutanese citizens travel to Uganda without a visa?

A visa to Uganda is REQUIRED for Bhutanese visitors. Bhutanese travelers visiting Uganda must acquire an 'Entry Permit' from the Uganda Embassy or a visa service provider.

A wonderful thing is that Uganda has operated an electronic visa system for about 5-6 years now. Thus, obtaining an Uganda visa for Bhutanese citizens becomes much easier and faster, you can do it in your own comfortable home or anywhere else.

The Uganda Tourist visa, Uganda Transit visa, and East Africa visa are by far the most easily accessible visas for Bhutanese citizens.

Uganda Transit visa - This single-entry visa permits Bhutanese citizens to stay in Uganda for a maximum of 07 days while they are on their way to a different destination or country.

Uganda Tourist visa - This single-entry tourist visa works exactly as the name implies. Bhutanese visitors are allowed to explore wonderful Uganda for 90 days. Any activity involving employment, or work, is forbidden.

Uganda East Africa visa - Holders of this visa are also permitted to explore Uganda, with a greater benefit. Bhutanese visitors with this type of visa not only can explore Uganda but also expand their exploration to Kenya, and Rwanda without entry limitations. The duration is 90 days (3 months), and any activity involving employment, or work, is forbidden.

Uganda e-Visa Requirements For Bhutanese Citizens

In practice, the Uganda e-visa application procedure is simple and more efficient than the traditional way. To request an Uganda visa for Bhutanese citizens, you must present certain information.

Bhutanese travelers must meet a few conditions when requesting an e-Visa to Uganda. Here is a list of everything you will need to supply:

  • A valid Bhutan passport, valid for at least six months.
  • 02 blank pages for visa stampings.
  • Your passport photograph.
  • Flight ticket information - to demonstrate that you will not be staying in Uganda indefinitely for whatever purpose.

Additionally, there are other documents you may be required to have before you travel to Uganda. So we strongly advise Bhutanese citizens to have them prepared as well.

  • Yellow Fever Vaccination card - Some nations need a document proving vaccination before allowing you to enter. To enter Uganda, this certificate is a must-have.

Uganda visa requirements for Bhutanese citizens

Uganda e-visa requirements for Bhutanese citizens

Applying For Uganda e-Visa From Bhutan

The procedure for Uganda visa application is simplified for most applicants. You can apply on a laptop, or mobile with an internet connection. You just need to spend 30 minutes to an hour to complete the application. If you are struggling at some point and need assistance, our experts here will always be available to help.

  • Before requesting an Uganda e-visa, ensure you are eligible to apply for one and have all the required documents in hand as well.
  • Proceed to apply for an e-Visa on Uganda Immigration Services, you will receive an online form there.
  • Provide your personal information, full name, age, passport number, the purpose of the trip, etc. The information must be accurate.
  • Your provided email/contact address must be existing and accurate. You will receive your visa from your email.
  • Submit the final payment, then you finish.

Once your visa application is accepted, we will notify you and send your approval documents via your email. Generally, the whole process takes up to 03 business days.

If you expect your visa urgently, do consider selecting the processing time (Rush Visa) service as below 

Normal Service - A standard service when you apply for an electronic visa. The processing time takes up to 03 working days.

Urgent Service - An extra cost service that will deliver your visa within 48 hours.

Super-urgent Service - An extra cost service that will deliver your visa even faster, within 24 hours.

Uganda visa for Bhutanese citizens

Uganda e-visa for Bhutanese citizens

Uganda e-Visa Fee For Bhutanese Citizens

The cost of an Uganda visa for Bhutanese citizens is depending on the service selected.

Bhutanese travelers need to keep in mind that there are 2 sorts of visa fees required to complete as well, they are the Service Fee and the Government Fee.

Besides that, travel insurance or COVID-19 insurance is recommended, since this will protect you if any tragic occurrences arise while on vacation.

For payment services, there are 02 options for you that our system currently accepts, choose the one that is convenient for you.

  • Visa, Mastercard, Paypal, and American Express.
  • The Bank of Cyprus (For wire transfer).

Travelers from Bhutan also receive pick-up service and Uganda eSim when they apply for an Uganda e-visa on Uganda Immigration Services.