Visa Requirements for Kenyan Citizens
Visa Information for Passport Holders of Kenya
Visa Not Required
37 destinations allow visa-free entry to Kenyan citizens.
- Visa-Free3 monthsKenya and South Sudan both expanded the visa free entry requirements following East African Community common market and integration standards. Kenya waived visa requirements for South Sudanese nationals and South Sudan waived visa requirements for Kenyan nationals in reciprocity.
Visa On Arrival
A visa can be obtained upon arrival at 23 destinations for passport holders of Kenya.
Kenyan passport allows entry to 12 destinations with an eVisa obtained prior to arrival.
eVisa / On Arrival
For 4 destinations, On-Arrival visa or an electronic visa / auhtorization is available to passport holders of Kenya.
- eVisa or Visa On Arrival30 daysVisa on arrival is available at international airports Luangphabang, Pakse, Savannakhet and Vientiane, and at 4 land borders Friendship Bridge,
eVisa may be used to enter Laos through the following entry points — Wattay International Airport and the First Thai–Lao Friendship Bridge
Entry points Lalai, Lantui, Meuang mom, Pakxan, and Phoudou are open only to visa holders.
Visa on arrival is extendable up to 60 days.
Pre-arranged Visa Required
115 destinations require a visa obtained at an embassy or consulate prior to arrival from passport holders of Kenya. This requirement may be waived off if Kenyan citizens meet certain alternate requirements such as holding other visas or resident permits.
- Visa RequiredHolders of an Australian Permanent Resident Visa or Resident Return Visa may be granted a New Zealand Resident Visa on arrival permitting indefinite stay (pursuant to the Trans-Tasman Travel Arrangement), subject to meeting character requirements and obtaining an Electronic Travel Authority prior to departure.
Disagreements between Kenya and 1 destination have imposed restrictions in traveling to Kenya.
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