Travcour Visa & Legalisation Services Limited Kenya Visa Application

Kenya Tourist Visa Application & Travel Information

Travelling To: Kenya
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Visa / Service Type
Visa Fee
Service Charge
Total To Pay
3 month single entry Kenya visa
6 month multiple entry Kenya visa

KENYA visas take 4-5 working days to issue in the embassy.

How To Make An Application

Download The Visa Form

Download the visa application form from this web page. You can then save it to your computer and print off.

Fill In The Form

Print out and begin filling in the form with a black pen. If you have any questions regarding the form, please call us for advice free of charge. We are more than happy to help you.

Send Us The Form

Send the application along with any additional documents mentioned on the form. It is best to post it using a secure service such as Royal Mail Special Delivery or another courier company.

What To Include In Your Application

Tourist Visa Application
Downloaded from above, printed, completed and signed in Capital Letters with a black pen and sent back to Travcour

Original passport plus 1 full page copy of the ID page.

It must be valid for at least the next 6 months when you apply for the visa, with at least two blank pages remaining. The passport should be in acceptable condition. If not there is a chance your application would be rejected.

Passport Photo

The photo should be (45mm x 35mm) taken against a white background (the background must be white!). If you cannot get a photo yourself then we can print one for you from a digital copy.

Flight Tickets

Flight booking confirmation.

Please Also Include

For multiple entry: (available to UK nationals only) Please supply a letter detailing the need for a multiple entry addressed to The High Commissioner, Kenya High Commission, 45 Portland Place, London, W1B 1AS,

For minors, a letter of consent must be provided in order for them to travel, signed by one or both parents. This
must be accompanied with a copy of the birth certificate and a copy of the passport of the signatory.

For non UK nationals, please supply your residence card/visa and a utility bill.

Visa Application Form

Download, Print and Fill in the form

The form is in PDF format. When you have downloaded the form, please print it out and fill it in by pen. Kindly ensure all the fields of the visa application form are completely filled before submitting. If a question does not apply, please put ‘N/A’. You must fill in the form with black ink and using BLOCK CAPITALS.

Further Information
Visa Application

The following nationals DO NOT require a visa: Kenya, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Cyprus, Dominica, Ethiopia, Fiji, Ghana, Grenada, Jamaica, Kiribati, Lesotho, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Namibia, Nauru, Papua New Guinea, Rwanda, Samoa, San Marino, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Africa, St Kitts Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Swaziland, Tanzania, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tuvalu, Uganda, Vanuatu, Zambia & Zimbabwe

Transit Visa Application

Required by all except those as noted above and those continuing their journey to another country without leaving the airport, provided holding confirmed onward/return tickets & documentation for their next destination

Health Notice

Compulsory vaccinations: Yellow fever certificate if arriving from infected areas. Infants under 1 year are exempt.

Recommended immunisations: Cholera, Diphtheria, Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Meningitis, Polio, TB, Tetanus, Typhoid & Yellow Fever.

Risks: Malaria exists all year throughout the country. There is normally little risk in Nairobi and in the highlands (above 2,500 metres) of Central, Eastern, Rift Valley, Nyanza and Western Provinces. Rabies.

Weather Information

Kenya has either a subtropical or a temperate climate and has variable rainfall from year to year. The coastal regions wettest season is between Apr-May and to a lesser extent Oct-Nov although rain occurs in all months. Temperatures stay high throughout the year but are tempered by strong onshore breezes. The northern frontier area and lower inland plateaux have very low rainfall and high temperatures all year round. The highlands in the centre and west of the country have two rainy seasons. The sunniest period is between Dec-Mar and the cloudiest, often with drizzle between late March and early June. July and August are the coolest months. The higher mountain regions have low enough temperatures for frost and snow to occur

Additional Information

Location of Kenya: East Africa
Local Time in Kenya: GMT+3
Capital City of Kenya: Nairobi
Population of Kenya: 29 million
Language(s) spokenb in Kenya: Kiswahili, English, many local languages
Dialling Code for Kenya: 254
Emergency numbers in Kenya: Police: 999
Driving in Kenya: Driving is on the left. International Driving Permit recommended. National licences are renewable after every 3 years and must be endorsed by the Kenya Revenue Authority Headquarters, Times Tower, Haile Sellassie Avenue
Electricity in Kenya: 220/240V AC 50Hz
Currency of Kenya: Kenyan Shilling (KES 1 = 100 Cents)
Notes: KES: 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 200, 500, 1,000
Coins: KES: 1, 5, 10, 20, 40. Cents: 5, 10, 20
Credit Cards/Travellers Cheques: Credit cards and travellers cheques are widely accepted. Tanzanian and Ugandan currency is only negotiable in the form of travellers cheques
Opening Hours in Kenya:
Bank: 0900-1500 Mon-Fri, 0900-1100 Sat (first & last Sat of each month)
Office: 0800-1300 & 1400-1700 Mon-Fri
Shops: 0830-1230 & 1400-1730 Mon-Sat

Airports in Kenya:
Eldoret International (EDL)
Mombasa Moi International (MBA)
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO)