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

migration.gov.bi It's mandatory for those who want to get a visa on arrival to complete the form prior to boarding

From the month of December, nationals of all countries receive visas on arrival at Burundi International Airport and all land borders

The consular services of the Embassy of Burundi in the United States issue the following types of visas...

*- Post Canada Don't work with US POSTAL Service.

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.

A Completed Visa Form

One (1) 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

follow the link http://migration.gov.bi

Prepaid Return Envelope

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

Visa Fees

payable only in money order or certified check.



+1 Entry

Multiple Entries


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


Visa allowing for short stopover
valid for up to 72 hours

Visa Processing Time

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


* 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).