Cambodia Visa for Burundian Citizens & How to Apply

A visa is REQUIRED for Burundian passport holders visiting Cambodia for tourism and business purposes. See detailed requirements below:

Visa types Requirements Information Application
Tourist (Type-T) Visa required For Burundian nationals or residents who visit Cambodia for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 13:00 - Tuesday - 30 July, 2024 5 days 9 hours from now
Business (Type-E) Visa required
  • For Burundians who have accepted a job offer from Cambodia.
  • For Burundian citizens who have received invitations from registered companies/organizations in Cambodia.
Get it as soon as 13:00 - Thursday - 01 August, 2024 7 days 9 hours from now
Transit visa Not required For Burundian transit passengers departing on the same arrival airplane through Phnom Penh International Airport (PHP).

Do Burundian nationals need a visa for Cambodia?

Yes. As of July 2024, 12,113,379 Burundian passport holders require a valid visa to enter Cambodia. Burundian passports must have at least 2 blank pages and be valid for a minimum of 6 months at the time of application.

Visa requirement summary:

Can Burundian citizens apply for Cambodia evisa? Yes, Burundian passports are eligible for the e-visa to Cambodia.
eVisa fee: eVisa fee for Burundian citizens is 216375 BIF.
eVisa processing time: 3-5 working days (Earliest is 13:30 - Wednesday - 31 July, 2024 at Gitega local time)
Visa on arrival eligibility: Travelers from Burundi are eligible to obtain a visa on arrival (VoA) for Cambodia.
How to apply? Online eVisa application

What are requirements to get Cambodia evisa for Burundi citizens?

In order to get an eVisa for Cambodia, Burundian citizens need to guarantee the following things:

  • Your Burundi passport must be valid for at least 6 months of your entry into Cambodia and should have at least 2 black pages.
  • You have a soft copy of your full passport personal detail page (in jpeg format)
  • You have a soft copy of your portrait (in jpeg format, meeting the Vietnam evisa photo requirements).
  • You have an active email to receive Evisa
  • You have a credit card/debit card to make payment.

Diplomatic Missions of Cambodia in Burundi

At present, Cambodia has no diplomatic representations in Gitega, Burundi.
The information for the nearest Cambodian embassy can be found below.

Nearest Embassy
Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Egypt
(It is a 3717.2 km distance from Gitega with 6 hours, 11 minutes flight)
Villa No.2E, Gamal Hemdan St/Charles De Gaulle St., Dokki, Giza, Egypt

+202 37629973/ +202 33351137
To call the embassy from Burundi, please dial +20

Office hours
Monday- Friday: 8:00 am - 17:00 pm (Close now)

Time Right Now
Gitega: 03:12 AM, Thursday 25 July 2024
Giza: 04:12 AM, Thursday 25 July 2024
Time Difference: None

Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Egypt

How to Get Cambodia Visa for Burundian citizens

There are two available methods for Burundian citizens and foreign passports living in Burundi to apply for a visa to Cambodia.

Cambodia eVisa

Applying for an eVisa from Burundi? Here is a step-by-step guide:

  1. Fill in a secure online eVisa form
  2. Upload your Burundian passport data page and a 4*6cm photo.
  3. Confirm and pay the e-Visa fee (75 USD ~ 216375 BIF)
  4. Get your eVisa approval in 3-5 business days (The earliest is 13:00 PM, Burundi local time on 30 July 2024).
  5. Present your eVisa certificate at the immigration checking point.

Cambodia visa on arrival

Burundian nationals are eligible for the 30-day visa-on-arrival program:

  1. Tourist visas: $30 USD ~ 86550 Franc(BIF)
  2. Business visas: $35 USD ~ 100975 Franc(BIF)

Eligible ports of entry

Burundian visitors holding a valid eVisa can enter at one of the following ports of entry and exit in Cambodia:

Ports of entry/exit Distance and travel time (from Gitega Burundi)
Phnom Penh International Airport 8446.6 km / 5248.4 miles (14 hours, 4 minutes)
Siem Reap Angkor International Airport 8360.1 km / 5194.7 miles (13 hours, 56 minutes)
Sihanoukville International Airport 8303.7 km / 5159.7 miles (13 hours, 50 minutes)
Cham Yeam 8238.6 km / 5119.2 miles (13 hours, 43 minutes)
Poipet 8228.2 km / 5112.8 miles (13 hours, 42 minutes)
Bavet 8584.5 km / 5334.2 miles (14 hours, 18 minutes)
Trapeang Kriel 8604.7 km / 5346.7 miles (14 hours, 20 minutes)

Burundi & Cambodia travel information

Burundi Cambodia Differences
Local time 03:12 (25 July, 2024) 08:12 (25 July, 2024) There is no time difference between Burundi and Cambodia.
Population 12,113,379 16,860,407 4,747,028 fewer than Cambodia.
Current weather sky is clear 28°C (Gitega) overcast clouds 27°C (Phnom Penh) 1°C higher than Cambodia
Distance Gitega
  • Phnom Penh (8447.0 km / 5248.0 miles)
  • Siem Reap (8360.0 km / 5195.0 miles)
Average distance is 8395 km or 5216 miles.
Today’s holiday
  • There are no holidays today in Burundi
  • Upcoming holiday is September Equinox which will occur in 1 month, 3 weeks.
The next public holiday in Cambodia is Sept. 22, 2024 which will start in 1 month, 3 weeks (Gitega local time)

Burundi Public Holidays 2024

The Royal Embassy of Cambodia may close during the following public holidays and observances in Burundi.

Public holiday Date to be observed Counting down
Flooding of the Nile Thursday, 15 August 2024 2 weeks, 6 days
Nayrouz Wednesday, 11 September 2024 1 month, 2 weeks
Prophet Mohamed's Birthday Monday, 16 September 2024 1 month, 3 weeks
September Equinox Sunday, 22 September 2024 1 month, 3 weeks
Constitutional Day Tuesday, 24 September 2024 1 month, 4 weeks
Armed Forces Day Sunday, 06 October 2024 2 months, 1 week
Commemoration Day of King's Father Tuesday, 15 October 2024 2 months, 2 weeks
King's Coronation Day Tuesday, 29 October 2024 3 months
Independence Day Saturday, 09 November 2024 3 months, 2 weeks
December Solstice Saturday, 21 December 2024 4 months, 3 weeks

Frequently asked questions, answered

Are there any Cambodian diplomatic missions in Burundi?

No. There is no embassy of Cambodia in Burundi.

How much does a Cambodian eVisa cost for Burundian nationals?

The cost of an eVisa for Burundian citizens is approximately (75 USD ~ 216375 BIF) for a standard processing time of 3-5 working days.

How soon can I get a visa for Cambodia from Burundi?

The earliest possible for getting an eVisa for Cambodia is around 13:30 PM on 31 July 2024 (Gitega local time).

What are the best ways to obtain a visa for Cambodia?

If you are currently living in Burundi, you can:

  • Apply for an e-visa online.