Kazakhstan Visa

Entry Visa to Kazakhstan

The Kazakhstan Online Visa has been made available from the 1st of January 2019. Eligible citizens from 117 states can now obtain the eVisa online by receiving an invitation from the Kazakhstan side and completing the application form. This new Kazakhstan visa online will eliminate the need to obtain a conventional visa for certain nationalities.

Once an application has been completed and approved, the Kazakhstan eVisa will be sent to the applicant by email. It will then be possible to enter Kazakhstan by presenting the eVisa, along with the corresponding passport, at the Kazakhstan border — only at the international airports of Astana and Almaty.

Who needs a visa to Kazakhstan?

The Kazakhstan Online Visa is an electronic visa which will allow travelers to enter the country without obtaining a conventional visa from an embassy or consulate. The entire application process will be completed online and has been designed to be quick and straightforward.

Travelers of 117 nationalities can now apply for a Kazakhstan tourist visa online.

The list of countries eligible for the Kazakhstan eVisa include:

  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Aruba
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Botswana
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Burkina Faso – Upper Volta
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo (Republic)
  • Costa Rica
  • Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
  • Cuba
  • Democratic People’s Republic of Korea
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • El Salvador
  • Eritrea
  • Ethiopia
  • Faroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Ghana
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guinea 44
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Jamaica
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Kuwait
  • Laos
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Liechtenstein
  • Macao
  • Macedonia
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Micronesia
  • Montenegro
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar (Burma)/li>
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Oman
  • Palau
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Qatar
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Swaziland
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • Suriname
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Togo
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkmenistan
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Uruguay
  • Vanuatu
  • Vatican
  • Venezuela
  • VietNam
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe

Citizens of the below 23 countries can also obtain a Kazakhstan visa online for business or medical treatment:

  • Bermuda
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cuba
  • Greenland
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Indonesia
  • Kuwait
  • Laos
  • Macao
  • Macedonia
  • Montenegro
  • Morocco
  • Nicaragua
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Serbia
  • South Africa
  • The Bahamas
  • Vatican
  • Vietnam
  • Virgin Islands

There are a number of nationalities which can enter without a visa for periods of up to 30 days. These countries include the US, Canada, all EU countries, Brazil, and Argentina. Citizens from eight neighboring countries can enter for up to 90 days visa-free (Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, and Mongolia).

Travel to Kazakhstan with a Kazakhstan online visa

Kazakhstan is the ninth-biggest country in the world and one of the most economically advanced nations in its region. Its tall mountains, lush valleys, and range of wildlife make it ideal for hiking and outdoor adventures. Cities such as the capital, Almaty, have become futuristic metropolises characterized by huge shopping malls, bold architecture, and a vibrant nightlife.

The application for the new Kazakhstan visa only takes a matter of minutes to complete online and it saves the hassle of physically going to an embassy or consulate. Once an application has been approved the visa for Kazakhstan will be sent to the applicant by email.

Travelers will be able to enter the country by presenting their eVisa for Kazakhstan, along with their passport, to the Kazakhstan border authorities at the international airports of Astana and Almaty.