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Madagascar Visa and Passport Requirements

Passport required Return ticket required Visa Required
British Yes Yes Yes
Australian Yes Yes Yes
Canadian Yes Yes Yes
USA Yes Yes Yes
Other EU Yes Yes Yes


To enter Madagascar, a passport valid for six months after the date of entry is required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.


Visas for Madagascar are required by all nationals referred to in the chart above.

Nationals not referred to in the chart are advised to contact the embassy to check visa requirements for Madagascar.

Visa Note

You can obtain a visa valid for 30 days upon arrival in Madagascar. You must pay in cash with US Dollars or Euros.

For stays over one month, you need to apply for a visa from the nearest Madagascan Embassy.

Types and Cost

Short-stay tourism visa: €27/ $28.70 (up to 30 days); €33 / $35.88 (31 to 60 days); €46 / $50.23 (61 to 90 days).


Short-stay tourism visa: 30, 60 or 90 days.

Application to

Consulate (or consular section at embassy). UK residents should apply to the embassy in Paris.

Working days

Allow two to five working days for visa processing.

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 Madagascar in the USA

Telephone: (202) 265 5525.
Address: , , , ,
Opening times:

Embassy of the Republic of Madagascar in France

Telephone: 01 4504 6211.
Address: , 4 Avenue Raphael, Paris, 75016,
Opening times:

Mon-Fri 0900-1300 and 1400-1700.

British Embassy in Madagascar

Telephone: +261 2022 33053.
Address: Ravoninahitriniarivo Street, Ninth Floor Tour Zital, Ankorondrano, Antananarivo 101,
Opening times:

 Mon-Fri 0830-1230 and 1400-1700