The e-visa system is probably the most convenient way to obtain a tourist visa to visit Cambodia as the whole process is quick and simple and sometimes it takes just less than 24 hours.
How to apply
Apply online: Apply online through the official e-visa website (https://www.evisa.gov.kh) and pay for the fee (36 USD per person) by credit and debit cards. This process will require an account signup, but it is easy!
Download the E-visa: After 3 working days, login again to your account and Download the e-visa PDF file (The system also sends you a notification email once the visa is approved)
Get visa stamp at arrival ports: Upon arrival, fill out an entry/exit form, present it along with the passport and e-visa printout to get the full visa stamp on passport. All done!
Who are eligible for the e-visa system
Citizens from the following countries are required to apply for visa in advance through the Royal Embassy of Cambodia overseas instead of using e-visa system.
Arrival ports that accept e-visa
Phnom Penh International Airport
Siem Reap International Airport
Cham Yeam (Koh Kong)
Poi Pet (Banteay Meanchey)
Bavet (Svay Rieng)
Sihanoukville International Airport
Tropaeng Kreal Border Post (Stung Treng)
For single 30 day tourist visa, the visa fee is 30 USD plus 6 USD for processing fee.
Cambodia visa sample
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Frequently asked questions
Can I apply for a business visa through the e-visa website?
No, the evisa system is available for 30 day tourist visa only!
How long the e-visa is valid for?
The Cambodian e-visa is valid for 90 days from the date of issue!
How long does it take to receive the E-visa PDF?
Normally, it takes 3 working days, however, most people reported that they receive the document within 24 hours. Very convenient through!
Where can I find the entry/exit card to fill out in advance?
The entry/exit card is available at entry ports only!
Do I need photos on arrival at Cambodia border gate?
No, you need one photo for the online e-visa application only!
Do I need to pay anything else on arrival?
No, the total fee is 36 USD, to be paid by credit/debit cards online through the official website.
There are many websites offering e-visa for Cambodia, which one if the offical website?
The only official website is: https://www.evisa.gov.kh/ - DO NOT use third party site to avoid problems.
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