Travel Information

  • Entry / Exit Requirements:
    Passport:Your passport needs to be valid for at least six months. Additionally you are required to submit your valid return ticket. There are just a few exceptions like a long-term study visits or working contracts.Visa:People from the following countries are not required to apply for a visa: Australia, EU-countries (except: nationals of Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovak Republic and Slovenia), Canada, USA. Other countries should contact the consulate for visa requirements.Costs & Validity:Single-entry, valid for three months: £95Double-entry, valid for three months: £125Multiple-entry, valid for six months: £160Multiple entry, valid for up to one year: £190Transit visa: £50
  • Immunisation Requirements:
    compulsory immunisation: yellow fever (when entering from bordering countries)recommended immunisation: tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis, polio, mumps, rubeola, rubella, influenza, hepatitis Arecommended immunisation when staying a long-term: meningococcal disease (ACWY), typhus, rabies
  • Additional Risks:
    health: malaria (high risk), cholera, schistosomiasis, meningitis, African trypanosomiasissafety: risk of violent disputes
  • Tourist Information:
  • Climate:
    sub-tropical climate, rainy season: November to May, dry season: May to November
  • Travel Time:
    May to November
  • Airlines:
    Ethiopian Airlines    South African Airways    Kenya Airways    Air Malawi