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Burundi Nationals wishing to return to Burundi amid COVID-19 related closures, please fill out the following form!

Embassy of the Republic of Burundi Washington D.C.

 
 

Embassy of the Republic of Burundi Washington D.C.

Burundi Embassy

Visa Services

Monday - Thursday | Friday
M-T 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | F 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
2233 Wisconsin Ave N.W.,
Washington D.C.20007

Visa Services

Anyone holding an ordinary passport must have a visa to travel to Burundi. Unless a special exemption has been granted by the competent authorities, no visa can be obtained on arrival. The consular services of the Embassy of Burundi in the United States issue the following types of visas...

Tourist Visa

Transit Visa

Courtesy Visa

Tourist Visa

Transit Visa

Courtesy Visa

Visa Requirements

Travel Document

A valid travel document (minimum six month of validity before the expiration date): Passport or other travel Document.

Two Completed Visa Forms

Two (2) visa application forms per applicant, legibly completed and signed.

Travel Confirmation

A confirmed or unconfirmed round-trip ticket or a letter from a travel agency.

Passport Photos

Two recent colored passport-sized photos (Please staple the photos on the forms).

Yellow Fever (YF) Vaccine

A copy of a yellow fever vaccine certificate.

For Official Business

A letter from the government/company.

For Visitors

An invitation letter by family members or friends.

For Tourists

Proof of hotel reservation(s).

Prepaid Return Envelope

A prepaid, self-addressed, stamped, express-returned envelope (such as USPS, FedEx or UPS Envelope).

Visa Fees

1 Entry

Single Entry Visa

$70

Visa Allowing a Single Entry
Valid for up to 30 days

+1 Entry

Multiple Entries

$90

Visa Allowing Multiple Entries
Valid for up to 30 days
Transit Visa

$40

Visa allowing for short stopover
valid for up to 72 hours

Visa Processing Time

The standard processing time for visas is of fifteen (15) business days.

09:00 am - 01:00 pm
Drop off times
02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
PICK UP times

Exemptions

* Nationals of the East African Community (EAC) and DRC are exempted from visa application, however, they need to have a valid passport issued by their respective countries (minimum six month of validity before the expiration date).

* Holders of diplomatic or official passports are exempt from visa fees (minimum six month of validity before the expiration date).