Cambodia Visa for Uruguayan Citizens & How to Apply

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

Visa types Requirements Information Application
Tourist (Type-T) Visa required For Uruguayan nationals or residents who visit Cambodia for tourism purposes. Get it as soon as 08:00 - Tuesday - 30 July, 2024 5 days 10 hours from now
Business (Type-E) Visa required
  • For Uruguayans who have accepted a job offer from Cambodia.
  • For Uruguayan citizens who have received invitations from registered companies/organizations in Cambodia.
Get it as soon as 08:00 - Thursday - 01 August, 2024 7 days 10 hours from now
Transit visa Not required For Uruguayan transit passengers departing on the same arrival airplane through Phnom Penh International Airport (PHP).

Do Uruguayan nationals need a visa for Cambodia?

Yes. As of July 2024, 3,481,024 Uruguayan passport holders require a valid visa to enter Cambodia. Uruguayan 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 Uruguayan citizens apply for Cambodia evisa? Yes, Uruguayan passports are eligible for the e-visa to Cambodia.
eVisa fee: eVisa fee for Uruguayan citizens is 2869 UYU.
eVisa processing time: 3-5 working days (Earliest is 08:30 - Wednesday - 31 July, 2024 at Montevideo local time)
Visa on arrival eligibility: Travelers from Uruguay 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 Uruguay citizens?

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

  • Your Uruguay 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 Uruguay

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

Nearest Embassy
Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Cuba
(It is a 7018.8 km distance from Montevideo with 11 hours, 41 minutes flight)
5ta.Ave. No. 7001 e/ 70y 72, Miramar, Havana, Cuba

+537 204 1496
To call the embassy from Uruguay, please dial +53

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

Time Right Now
Montevideo: 21:07 PM, Wednesday 24 July 2024
Havana: 20:07 PM, Wednesday 24 July 2024
Time Difference: Havana 3.0 hours behind Montevideo

Royal Embassy of Cambodia in Cuba

How to Get Cambodia Visa for Uruguayan citizens

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

Cambodia eVisa

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

  1. Fill in a secure online eVisa form
  2. Upload your Uruguayan passport data page and a 4*6cm photo.
  3. Confirm and pay the e-Visa fee (75 USD ~ 2869 UYU)
  4. Get your eVisa approval in 3-5 business days (The earliest is 08:00 AM, Uruguay local time on 30 July 2024).
  5. Present your eVisa certificate at the immigration checking point.

Cambodia visa on arrival

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

  1. Tourist visas: $30 USD ~ 1147 Peso(UYU)
  2. Business visas: $35 USD ~ 1339 Peso(UYU)

Eligible ports of entry

Uruguayan 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 Montevideo Uruguay)
Phnom Penh International Airport 16789.8 km / 10432.7 miles (27 hours, 58 minutes)
Siem Reap Angkor International Airport 16894.7 km / 10497.9 miles (28 hours, 9 minutes)
Sihanoukville International Airport 16626.9 km / 10331.5 miles (27 hours, 42 minutes)
Cham Yeam 16679.0 km / 10363.9 miles (27 hours, 47 minutes)
Poipet 16833.8 km / 10460.0 miles (28 hours, 3 minutes)
Bavet 16822.2 km / 10452.8 miles (28 hours, 2 minutes)
Trapeang Kriel 17080.2 km / 10613.2 miles (28 hours, 28 minutes)

Uruguay & Cambodia travel information

Uruguay Cambodia Differences
Local time 21:07 (24 July, 2024) 07:07 (25 July, 2024) Uruguay is Havana 3.0 hours behind Montevideo Cambodia.
Population 3,481,024 16,860,407 13,379,383 fewer than Cambodia.
Current weather light rain 20°C (Montevideo) overcast clouds 27°C (Phnom Penh) 7°C lower than Cambodia
Distance Montevideo
  • Phnom Penh (16790.0 km / 10433.0 miles)
  • Siem Reap (16895.0 km / 10498.0 miles)
Average distance is 16818 km or 10450 miles.
Today’s holiday
  • There are no holidays today in Uruguay
  • 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 (Montevideo local time)

Uruguay Public Holidays 2024

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

Public holiday Date to be observed Counting down
Day of the Rebellion Friday, 26 July 2024 16 hours, 52 minutes
Revolution Anniversary Celebration Saturday, 27 July 2024 1 day, 16 hours
September Equinox Sunday, 22 September 2024 1 month, 3 weeks
Constitutional Day Tuesday, 24 September 2024 1 month, 4 weeks
Beginning of the War of Independence Thursday, 10 October 2024 2 months, 2 weeks
Commemoration Day of King's Father Tuesday, 15 October 2024 2 months, 2 weeks
King's Coronation Day Tuesday, 29 October 2024 3 months
Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, 03 November 2024 3 months, 1 week
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 Uruguay?

No. There is no embassy of Cambodia in Uruguay.

How much does a Cambodian eVisa cost for Uruguayan nationals?

The cost of an eVisa for Uruguayan citizens is approximately (75 USD ~ 2869 UYU) for a standard processing time of 3-5 working days.

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

The earliest possible for getting an eVisa for Cambodia is around 08:30 AM on 31 July 2024 (Montevideo local time).

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

If you are currently living in Uruguay, you can:

  • Apply for an e-visa online.