Cambodia visa on arrival

Unlike other countries, Cambodia offers the "real" visa on arrival service which means you do not need to apply for anything in advance, all you need to do is to fill in an immigration form on your flight to Siem Reap or Phnom Penh or bus ride to Cambodia border gates, then hand in the documents including 2*2'' size photos, 30 US dollars for visa fee, entry exit form to get the visa stamped on your passport.

Required documents

  • 01 2*2 sized photo

  • Passport must be valid for 6 months from the date of entry

  • 2 blank pages left on passport

  • Immigration form

How to apply

  1. Fill out an immigration form when you arrive at an airport (or you can get it on the flight to Siem Reap or Phnom Penh) or at a border gate. You can contact the airline carriers or the bus companies for the form in case you want to fill it out before you go!

  2. Head to the "apply visa" counter to hand in the documents: photos, visa fee of 30 US dollars and the immigration form to get the visa stamp.

  3. All done. Welcome to Cambodia!

Who are eligible

Visitors from the following countries are not eligible for visa on arrival scheme and are required to apply for a visa in advance:

  • Afghanistan

  • Algeria

  • Arab Saudi

  • Bangladesh

  • Iran

  • Iraq

  • Pakistan

  • Sri Lanka

  • Sudan

  • Nigeria

Visa on arrival fees

  • Tourist visa on arrival (30 USD)
  • Business visa on arrival (35 USD)

Ports of Entry that accept visa on arrival

Visa on arrival works for all entry points in Cambodia, please find the below for detailed:


  • Phnom Penh International Airport

  • Siem Reap International Airport

Cambodia-Vietnam border:

  • Bavet

  • Kha Orm Sam Nor

  • Koh Rohka

  • Banteay Chakrey

  • Tropeang Sre

  • Prek Chak

  • Phnom Den

  • Oyadav

  • Tropieng Phlong

Cambodia-Thailand border:

  • Cham Yeam

  • Poi Pet International

  • Osmach International

  • Sihanoukville

  • Choam Sanguam

  • Prum

  • Doung

  • Preah Vihear

Cambodia-Lao border:

  • Dong Krolar

  • Tropieng Kreal

Frequently asked questions, answered

What if I arrive without a photo?

  • It seems you will get "no photo fine" for 2 US dollars, it is recommended that your prepare the photos before you go.

Can I get a visa on arrival if I arrive by bus or overland?

  • Yes, you can. Visa on arrival is available at all border check points or international airports in Cambodia.

Where can I find the immigration form to save time on arrival?

  • The visa on arrival form is available at all international flights to Cambodia. You can contact us so we can send you a soft copy for printout.

What are photo requirements for visa on arrival?

  • The photos must be recently taken with 4x6cm sized, no glass or hat wear.

How long does it take to get the stamp at Cambodia entry points?

  • In most cases, the whole process will take in less than 15 minutes. However, it depends largely on the number of arrivals.