Visa Requirements for Burkina Faso
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Visa Not Required
Passport holders of 20 countries can travel to Burkina Faso without prior visa, eVisa, or on-arrival visa.
Visa On Arrival
Visa to travel in Burkina Faso can be obtained at airports and other borders crossings for Passport holders of 29 countries.
Passport holders for 66 countries can obtain an electronic visa / authorization prior to arrival to travel to Burkina Faso.
- eVisaPassengers holding confirmed onward tickets may transit through airports of Burkina Faso for up to 24 hours (1 day) without a transit visa. A transit visa can be obtained on arrival for a maximum allowed stay of 72 hours (3 days).
Visa on arrival is available to holders of consular, diplomatic, special or official/service passports free of charge.
An International Certificate of Vaccination is required.
- eVisaVisa on arrival for holders of Diplomatic, Service, and Official passports.
Visa on arrival for holders of Interpol passports travelling on duty provided they present one passport photo. BCN INTERPOL in Burkina Faso must be informed before arrival.
International Certificate of Vaccination is required.
- eVisaeVisa can be obtained at https://applicant.visaburkina.bf/#/
Transit through Burkina Faso, for less than 24 hours, does not need a transit visa if they are continuing their journey by the same or first connecting aircraft and they do not leave the airport.
Yellow fever vaccination required
eVisa / On Arrival
On-Arrival visa or an electronic visa / authorization is available to passport holders of 43 countries to travel to Burkina Faso.
Pre-arranged Visa Required
Prior to arrival at Burkina Faso, passport holders of 71 countries must obtain a visa at their corresponding consulate of Burkina Faso. Additional travel conditions (such as Visas to other countries) may waive this requirement.
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