Cape Verde Visa and Passport Requirements
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A passport valid for at least six months is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.
Visas are required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.
It is possible to apply for visa on arrival, depending on your country of departure. Visitors flying directly from the UK are eligible but note that it takes around two hours to process at the airport. It's recommended to apply in advance.
Nationals not referred to in the chart are advised to contact the embassy to check visa requirements.
Types and Cost
Visitor visa: €45 (plus delivery charge); multiple-entry visa: €86.30 (plus delivery charge).
Visas are valid for 180 days from the date of issue for a stay of up to 90 days.
Consulate (or consular section at embassy). UK residents should apply to the honorary consulate in the UK or the Cape Verde Consulate in Rotterdam or Brussels.
Our visa and passport information is updated regularly and is correct at the time of publishing,
We strongly recommend that you verify critical information unique to your trip with the relevant embassy before travel.
Embassies and tourist offices
Embassy of the Republic of Cape Verde in the USA
Telephone: (202) 965 6820.
Address: NW, 3415 Massachusetts Avenue, Washington, DC, 20007,