Implementation of 100% e-Visa

The Government of the Republic of Kenya has fully automated the issuance of visa with effect from January 1, 2021.

In this regard, all passengers travelling to Kenya from countries that require visas to enter Kenya are required to apply and obtain an e-visa before boarding an aircraft as no visas will be issued on arrival or at the Embassy.

The e-visa can be obtained through portal.

The official email and telephone numbers for the Directorate of immigration Services for enquires are:

Email: is

Telephone numbers (Monday to Friday – 8:00am to 5:00pm East African Time)

  • +2541109222062

  • +2541109222063

  • +2541109222064

 Telephone numbers (After hours and Weekends)

  • +254112620512

  • +254112620693