Cambodia Visa for UK (British) Citizens & How to Apply

A visa is REQUIRED for UK (British) passport holders visiting Cambodia for tourism and business purposes. See detailed requirements below:

Visa types Requirements Information Application
Tourist (Type-T) Visa required For UK (British) nationals or residents who visit Cambodia for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 12:00 - Tuesday - 30 July, 2024 5 days 9 hours from now
Business (Type-E) Visa required
  • For UK (British)s who have accepted a job offer from Cambodia.
  • For UK (British) citizens who have received invitations from registered companies/organizations in Cambodia.
Get it as soon as 12:00 - Thursday - 01 August, 2024 7 days 9 hours from now
Transit visa Not required For UK (British) transit passengers departing on the same arrival airplane through Phnom Penh International Airport (PHP).

Do UK (British) nationals need a visa for Cambodia?

Yes. As of July 2024, 68,101,888 UK (British) passport holders require a valid visa to enter Cambodia. UK (British) 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 UK (British) citizens apply for Cambodia evisa? Yes, UK (British) passports are eligible for the e-visa to Cambodia.
eVisa fee: eVisa fee for UK (British) citizens is 59 GBP.
eVisa processing time: 3-5 working days (Earliest is 12:30 - Wednesday - 31 July, 2024 at London local time)
Visa on arrival eligibility: Travelers from United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom citizens?

In order to get an eVisa for Cambodia, UK (British) citizens need to guarantee the following things:

  • Your United Kingdom 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 United Kingdom

London

Address
64 Brondesbury Park, Willesden Green, London NW6 7AT

Phone
+44 208 4517850

Fax
+44 208 4517594

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

Current time
London: 02:42 AM (Europe/London)

Email
camemb.eng@mfaic.gov.kh / info@cambodiaembassyuk.org

Royal Embassy of Cambodia in United Kingdom

How to Get Cambodia Visa for UK (British) citizens

There are three available methods for UK (British) citizens and foreign passports living in United Kingdom to apply for a visa to Cambodia.

Cambodia eVisa

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

  1. Fill in a secure online eVisa form
  2. Upload your UK (British) passport data page and a 4*6cm photo.
  3. Confirm and pay the e-Visa fee (75 USD ~ 59 GBP)
  4. Get your eVisa approval in 3-5 business days (The earliest is 12:00 PM, United Kingdom local time on 30 July 2024).
  5. Present your eVisa certificate at the immigration checking point.

Visa at local Cambodia embassy

If you are in United Kingdom and have questions about Cambodia visas, contact the Royal Embassy of Cambodia in London. If you are currently outside of United Kingdom, contact your nearest Cambodian Embassy or Consulate. In general, a visa application at the embassy of Cambodia in United Kingdom may include the following documents:

  • Actual (Original) UK (British) passport.
  • Visa application form with one (1) attached 2x2 passport photo.
  • Scan of UK (British) passport bio-page.
  • Visa fee of $30 USD or ~ 23 Pound(GBP) in form of Money Order.

Cambodia visa on arrival

UK (British) nationals are eligible for the 30-day visa-on-arrival program:

  1. Tourist visas: $30 USD ~ 23 Pound(GBP)
  2. Business visas: $35 USD ~ 27 Pound(GBP)

Eligible ports of entry

UK (British) 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 London United Kingdom)
Phnom Penh International Airport 13919.5 km / 8649.1 miles (23 hours, 11 minutes)
Siem Reap Angkor International Airport 13723.6 km / 8527.4 miles (22 hours, 52 minutes)
Sihanoukville International Airport 14038.5 km / 8723.1 miles (23 hours, 23 minutes)
Cham Yeam 13925.5 km / 8652.9 miles (23 hours, 12 minutes)
Poipet 13704.7 km / 8515.7 miles (22 hours, 50 minutes)
Bavet 13956.9 km / 8672.4 miles (23 hours, 15 minutes)
Trapeang Kriel 13644.2 km / 8478.1 miles (22 hours, 44 minutes)

United Kingdom & Cambodia travel information

United Kingdom Cambodia Differences
Local time 02:42 (25 July, 2024) 08:42 (25 July, 2024) United Kingdom is 7.0 hours behind Cambodia.
Population 68,101,888 16,860,407 51,241,481 more than Cambodia.
Current weather light rain 19°C (London) overcast clouds 28°C (Phnom Penh) 9°C lower than Cambodia
Distance London
  • Phnom Penh (13919.0 km / 8649.0 miles)
  • Siem Reap (13724.0 km / 8527.0 miles)
Average distance is 13845 km or 8603 miles.
Today’s holiday
  • There are no holidays today in United Kingdom
  • Upcoming holiday is Tisha B'Av which will occur in 2 weeks, 4 days.
The next public holiday in Cambodia is Sept. 22, 2024 which will start in 1 month, 3 weeks (London local time)

United Kingdom Public Holidays 2024

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

Public holiday Date to be observed Counting down
Summer Bank Holiday Monday, 05 August 2024 1 week, 3 days
Tisha B'Av Tuesday, 13 August 2024 2 weeks, 4 days
Assumption of Mary Thursday, 15 August 2024 2 weeks, 6 days
Summer Bank Holiday Monday, 26 August 2024 1 month
Milad un Nabi (Mawlid) 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
Rosh Hashana Thursday, 03 October 2024 2 months, 1 week
Feast of St Francis of Assisi Friday, 04 October 2024 2 months, 1 week
Yom Kippur Saturday, 12 October 2024 2 months, 2 weeks

Frequently asked questions, answered

Are there any Cambodian diplomatic missions in United Kingdom?

Yes. The embassy of Cambodia in United Kingdom is located at 64 Brondesbury Park, Willesden Green, London NW6 7AT.

How much does a Cambodian eVisa cost for UK (British) nationals?

The cost of an eVisa for UK (British) citizens is approximately (75 USD ~ 59 GBP) for a standard processing time of 3-5 working days.

How soon can I get a visa for Cambodia from United Kingdom?

The earliest possible for getting an eVisa for Cambodia is around 12:30 PM on 31 July 2024 (London local time).

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

If you are currently living in United Kingdom, you can:

  • Apply for an e-visa online.
  • Call the embassy of Cambodia in United Kingdom for visa information: +44 208 4517850.