Yes, when traveling to Egypt, it is important to ensure you have the correct paperwork in order before arriving to avoid problems or rejection at border control. If the traveler is entering Egypt for tourism, business or transit for a period of up to 30 days and is a national of one of the eligible countries, he or she can apply for an Egypt eVisa.
Yes, it is necessary to obtain a visa to go to Egypt from the US. Applicants can apply online for an eVisa.
Yes, it is a requirement to obtain a visa to travel to Egypt for UK citizens. Applicants are able to apply online for an eVisa.
Rest of countries:
For other eligible countries: such as Australia, Canada, New Zealand etc. it is also necessary to obtain a visa for trips to Egypt. The application can be made through the eVisa online platform.
(*UK, US and EU travelers - You can obtain a visa upon arrival for a maximum of 14 days at Sharm El Sheikh, Dahab, Nuweiba and Taba ports of entry. Persons traveling outside these areas will require a visa to travel to Egypt.)