Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso visa

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A visa is required for this destination.

Transit visa not required for Passengers with a confirmed onward ticket for a flight to a third country within 24 hours. They must stay in the international transit area of the airport and have documents required for the next destination.

Select the type of Burkina Faso Tourist visa application:

and send the following documents to VisaHQ:
  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Proof of status. A copy of immigration status in the country of residence such as a resident card, work, or study permit.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload photos to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page .

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa,where it is specified that the reason for the stay is exclusively for business, commercial negotiations, etc

  • Visa application form. Fully completed and signed application form.

  • Original passport. The passport must be valid at least 6 months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the destination country and has at least 2 blank visa pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • State Department Letter. A letter from the US Department of State addressed to the "Embassy of Burkina Faso, Washington D.C. ", giving a detailed description of the purpose of travel, the names and addresses of any organizations to be visited, and the dates of the trip. The letter must contain the applicant's name and the passport number and should have a statement confirming that the US Embassy in Burkina Faso will take full responsibility for the applicant.

  • Visa application form. For online orders, please download, print and sign Burkina Faso visa application, prepared by our system under your account.

  • Original passport. with at least 6 months of remaining validity.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a surcharge associated with this service.

  • Yellow fever . A copy of the International Certificate of Vaccination (ICV) for yellow fever. To learn more about the yellow fever vaccination or to locate a vaccination clinic, please visit the CDC's yellow fever resource page.

  • Invitation Letter. An invitation from the host company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa.

Unfortunately, at this time VisaHQ does not provide service for

A visa is not required for this destination.

Additional information

    Burkina Faso Tourist visa fees for citizens of United States of America

    Type of visaValidity
    Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
    Processing
    Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
    Embassy feeService feeTaxTotal cost
    Multiple entry (180 days stay)
    Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
    Up to 90 days
    Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
    3 business days
    Embassy fee:$0.00
    Service fee:$209.00
    Tax:$0.00
    Total cost:$209.00
    $209.00
    Multiple entry (180 days stay)
    Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
    Up to 5 years
    Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
    3 business days
    Embassy fee:$140.00
    Service fee:$99.00
    Tax:$0.00
    Total cost:$239.00
    $239.00
    Multiple entry (180 days stay)
    Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
    Up to 5 years
    Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
    3 business days
    Embassy fee:$140.00
    Service fee:$99.00
    Tax:$0.00
    Total cost:$239.00
    $239.00
    Multiple entry (180 days stay)
    Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
    Up to 90 days
    Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
    Next business day
    Embassy fee:$50.00
    Service fee:$209.00
    Tax:$0.00
    Total cost:$259.00
    $259.00
    Multiple entry (180 days stay)
    Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
    Up to 5 years
    Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
    Next business day
    Embassy fee:$190.00
    Service fee:$159.00
    Tax:$0.00
    Total cost:$349.00
    $349.00
    Multiple entry (180 days stay)
    Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
    Up to 5 years
    Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
    3 business days
    Embassy fee:$140.00
    Service fee:$209.00
    Tax:$0.00
    Total cost:$349.00
    $349.00
    Multiple entry (180 days stay)
    Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
    Up to 5 years
    Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
    Next business day
    Embassy fee:$190.00
    Service fee:$159.00
    Tax:$0.00
    Total cost:$349.00
    $349.00
    Multiple entry (180 days stay)
    Maximum validity refers to the period over which you are allowed to enter a given country. Validity of visa starts from the date of issuance of visa.
    Up to 5 years
    Processing times start on the next business day following submission and serve as indications of processing times under normal circumstances only.
    Next business day
    Embassy fee:$190.00
    Service fee:$209.00
    Tax:$0.00
    Total cost:$399.00
    $399.00
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    Burkina Faso COVID-19 travel restrictions

    • Entry is open
      Commercial flights to Burkina Faso have resumed. Land borders remain closed until further notice.
      Prior to arrival requirements
      Valid passport. Valid national passport with at least 6 month remaining validity after the date of departure.
      Valid visa. Please see the instructions above if visa is needed and apply.
      Negative COVID-19 test. All travellers departing Burkina Faso will need to present a negative PCR test certificate, dated no more than 5 days prior to departure. Tests cost 25,000 FCFA (approximately $37).
      Upon arrival restrictions
      😷Masks are required in public spaces and transport.
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    500

    We take our job seriously. All passports that are submitted to VisaHQ for processing are covered for up to $500 against any loss or damage. If you choose FedEx when applying online, we will even cover your passport in transit to us and from us to you.

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    Frequently Asked Questions about Burkina Faso visa

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