This is a compiled list of questions (and their answers) that travellers frequently ask about visiting the Union of Myanmar and Myanmar visa application procedures. If you don't find the answer to your questions here, send email to the officials.
You must have Multiple Journey Special Re-entry Visa (MJSRV) to keep the stay permit valid when leaving Myanmar.
You can apply for MJSRV as follows:
Applying for first time - 3 months or 6 months only
Applying for second time - 12 months See More
Ministry of Immigration & Population has launched e-Visa permitting travelers and agents to apply visa online from 1st September 2014.
Once approved, the e-visa will be valid for 90 days and once used the tourist e-visa will be for 28 days stay.
It will cost 70 USD for tourist visa and 95 USD for business visa.
Yes, We will refund your Visa Fee according to our Terms and Conditions.
It will take 3 working days to get answer on your tourist visa application & 5 working days to get an answer on your business visa application.
It used to be possible a few years ago.Visa on arrival is only available to a few nationalities now. Those nationalities are Cambodia Hong Kong (30 days) Indonesia Japan (30 days) Laos Macao (30 days) Philippines Singapore (30 days) South Korea (30 days) Thailand (for air arrivals only) Vietnam
There are 12 types of entry visas, and 3 types of re-entry visas as of today.
It will cost 70 USD for a tourist visa to Myanmar.
Yes, US citizens need a visa in order to go to Myanmar.
You can get an E-visa via the ministry of labour, immigration, and population government website of Myanmar.
It will cost 70 USD for a tourist visa to Myanmar.
Myanmar visa can arrange an expact visa service and it only takes 1 working day. The visa is not pre-arranged. To apply, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Travellers are allowed to enter Myanmar only with the passport being issued for the eVisa.
Yes, you can, as long as it is clear for checking by immigration officer.
We are not able change the validity dates on your eVisa. We encourage you to re-apply for another visa.
Yes, you will need to apply for two eVisas. Each eVisa is only valid for a single entry.
The validity of permitted visa is (90) days.The validity of permitted visa is (90) days only. Hence, if you apply now for three months later, it is not okay. You may apply for the e-visa around 2 weeks before travelling.
We have a plan to undertake the status step by step.
You can depart from (3) International Airports, Nay Pyi Taw, Mandalay, Yangon International Airports and (4) International border checkpoints Tachileik-Meisai, Myawaddy-Mesauk, Kauthaung-Yannnaung, Hteke-Phunaron entry and exit points.
Credit payment gate way is based in Singapore. You can email us once your payment is completed and we will verify for you.
The website of Ministry of Immigration and Population www.mip.gov.mm has stated the rules and regulations for passengers.
You need to fill in Visa Application form (preferable the form at www.myanmarvisa.com and make sure you fill Flight No. and Hotel you will stay in Myanmar.
No. You do not need to send your passport at all but passport copy must be attached through email. Just fill in the application form and you can send us the passport copy by email.
You can pay by PayPal, Credit Card or bank transfer. The preferred method is through PayPal at www.myanmarvisa.com/payment.htm .
It takes 5 working days for business visa and 3 working days for tourist visa.
No. You don’t have to change 200 US$ into FEC anymore.
You can get Pre-arranged visa on arrival for Mandalay airport which takes 3 working days to process before you get the approval.
Minimum meals cost is 6 US$/meals .Entrance Fees for most popular interesting places - 5 US$/place Bagan Archaeological Zone Fees - 15 US$ + 3 US$ Museum Entrance fees Souvenir and other shopping fares is depends on your demand - 200 ~300 US$ Normally 700 to 1000 US$ should be OK for 10 days tour. It depends on your life style, of course. If you intend to buy expensive gem stones (Burmese Ruby and Jade are famous), you might need more. Check with your travel agent if you can use your credit cards here. A few can manage that for you. You may also call us Myanmar Visa at + 95-1-381200 if you need any help.
The most important documents are your passport, colour photos, license endorsement letter from your company in Myanmar, and Invitation from your counterpart in Myanmar which can be company, Non-government organization, or Government organization.
Yes. You can do it online. Please send us details by email or fill the form here.
You can stay 28 days with tourist visa and 70 days with business visa.
It is the same as before. You have to pay USD3 per day.
Yes. You can get it at the airport. If you are Burma born, you will be checked for black list prior to your visa approval at the airport.
Visa on Arrival is for only single entry visa. For double or multiple entry, you have to apply to Myanmar Embassy.
Yes. You can do. You have to mention your tour program in details.
We will email you the scan copy of the applicant’s approval list, authorized letter from Ministry of Hotel and Tourism and Yangon International Airport layout plan.
Yes, ASEAN countries need to apply Myanmar Visa except the passport holder of the countries that got exemption.
Cruise will be handle visa on arrival with package.
We will refund by PayPal within 2 week if you could not use our visa approval letter (or) if the visa is not approved in time. You can either collect in cash at the airport for your refund if you wish to do so. In this case, please contact us priority by email to arrange for you ( email@example.com , firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com )
Yes, in early March the Ministry of Immigration and Population suddenly announced that prearranged visas-on-arrival (VOA) application need to submit with tour package. So please tell us your tour plan, attach your hotel reservation confirmation, transportation booking for each destination, tour guide (if) and air ticket to this email ( firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com , firstname.lastname@example.org ).
You can exchange money at the exchange counters of the airports.
You can withdraw money from ATM (Automatic Teller Machine) at the airport. You can get local currency with current exchange rate.
No, you can’t extend the tourist visa. We can only extend the business visa for you.
Yes, it would still be valid.
I am staying with social visa for 70 days and I want to extend. How long does it takes and what documents are needed?
You can extend to 3 months and it takes 3 to 4 weeks for the process. You will be only needing the passport copy.
(22nd May 2018)
Note : If you are not sure, call us at call us at 204020 when you are in Yangon.