Cambodia Visa for Ghanaian Citizens & How to Apply

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

Visa types Requirements Information Application
Tourist (Type-T) Visa required For Ghanaian nationals or residents who visit Cambodia for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 11:00 - Tuesday - 30 July, 2024 5 days 10 hours from now
Business (Type-E) Visa required
  • For Ghanaians who have accepted a job offer from Cambodia.
  • For Ghanaian citizens who have received invitations from registered companies/organizations in Cambodia.
Get it as soon as 11:00 - Thursday - 01 August, 2024 7 days 10 hours from now
Transit visa Not required For Ghanaian transit passengers departing on the same arrival airplane through Phnom Penh International Airport (PHP).

Do Ghanaian nationals need a visa for Cambodia?

Yes. As of July 2024, 31,473,780 Ghanaian passport holders require a valid visa to enter Cambodia. Ghanaian 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 Ghanaian citizens apply for Cambodia evisa? Yes, Ghanaian passports are eligible for the e-visa to Cambodia.
eVisa fee: eVisa fee for Ghanaian citizens is 1162 GHS.
eVisa processing time: 3-5 working days (Earliest is 11:30 - Wednesday - 31 July, 2024 at Accra local time)
Visa on arrival eligibility: Travelers from Ghana 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 Ghana citizens?

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

  • Your Ghana 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 Ghana

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

Nearest Embassy
Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Egypt
(It is a 4158.8 km distance from Accra with 6 hours, 55 minutes flight)
Villa No.2E, Gamal Hemdan St/Charles De Gaulle St., Dokki, Giza, Egypt

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

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

Time Right Now
Accra: 00:39 AM, Thursday 25 July 2024
Giza: 03:39 AM, Thursday 25 July 2024
Time Difference: Giza 2.0 hours ahead Accra

Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Egypt

How to Get Cambodia Visa for Ghanaian citizens

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

Cambodia eVisa

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

  1. Fill in a secure online eVisa form
  2. Upload your Ghanaian passport data page and a 4*6cm photo.
  3. Confirm and pay the e-Visa fee (75 USD ~ 1162 GHS)
  4. Get your eVisa approval in 3-5 business days (The earliest is 11:00 AM, Ghana local time on 30 July 2024).
  5. Present your eVisa certificate at the immigration checking point.

Cambodia visa on arrival

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

  1. Tourist visas: $30 USD ~ 465 Ghanaian Cedi(GHS)
  2. Business visas: $35 USD ~ 542 Ghanaian Cedi(GHS)

Eligible ports of entry

Ghanaian 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 Accra Ghana)
Phnom Penh International Airport 11536.1 km / 7168.2 miles (19 hours, 13 minutes)
Siem Reap Angkor International Airport 11385.8 km / 7074.8 miles (18 hours, 58 minutes)
Sihanoukville International Airport 11427.7 km / 7100.8 miles (19 hours, 2 minutes)
Cham Yeam 11327.2 km / 7038.4 miles (18 hours, 52 minutes)
Poipet 11246.3 km / 6988.1 miles (18 hours, 44 minutes)
Bavet 11688.3 km / 7262.8 miles (19 hours, 28 minutes)
Trapeang Kriel 11608.5 km / 7213.2 miles (19 hours, 20 minutes)

Ghana & Cambodia travel information

Ghana Cambodia Differences
Local time 00:39 (25 July, 2024) 07:39 (25 July, 2024) Ghana is Giza 2.0 hours ahead Accra Cambodia.
Population 31,473,780 16,860,407 14,613,373 more than Cambodia.
Current weather broken clouds 31°C (Accra) overcast clouds 27°C (Phnom Penh) 4°C higher than Cambodia
Distance Accra
  • Phnom Penh (11536.0 km / 7168.0 miles)
  • Siem Reap (11386.0 km / 7075.0 miles)
Average distance is 11460 km or 7121 miles.
Today’s holiday
  • There are no holidays today in Ghana
  • Upcoming holiday is Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Day 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 (Accra local time)

Ghana Public Holidays 2024

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

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 Ghana?

No. There is no embassy of Cambodia in Ghana.

How much does a Cambodian eVisa cost for Ghanaian nationals?

The cost of an eVisa for Ghanaian citizens is approximately (75 USD ~ 1162 GHS) for a standard processing time of 3-5 working days.

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

The earliest possible for getting an eVisa for Cambodia is around 11:30 AM on 31 July 2024 (Accra local time).

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

If you are currently living in Ghana, you can:

  • Apply for an e-visa online.