Visa Requirements for Nigeria

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Visa Not Required

Passport holders of 17 countries can travel to Nigeria without prior visa, eVisa, or on-arrival visa.

Visa On Arrival

Visa to travel in Nigeria can be obtained at airports and other borders crossings for Passport holders of 3 countries.


Passport holders for 2 countries can obtain an electronic visa / authorization prior to arrival to travel to Nigeria.

  • eVisaHolders of written e-Visa approval issued by Immigration Authority can obtain a visa on arrival, provided holding a visa application form and e-Visa application payment receipt and holding an invitation letter from Nigerian company accepting immigration responsibilities.

Pre-arranged Visa Required

Prior to arrival at Nigeria, passport holders of 207 countries must obtain a visa at their corresponding consulate of Nigeria. Additional travel conditions (such as Visas to other countries) may waive this requirement.

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