UAE visa requirements for Burkina Faso citizens

UAE visa requirements for Burkinabe citizens/Dubai e visa from Burkina Faso: Offering luxury shopping, world-class entertainment and breathtaking architectural marvels, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) remains one of the most sought-after international travel destinations. There is something special for every tourist in Dubai and the UAE. Before citizens of Burkina Faso can travel to this beautiful Middle Eastern country, they must consider some crucial UAE visa requirements.


Most Burkinabe tourists fear the UAE visa application process, but if you understand the UAE/Dubai visa requirements for Burkinabe citizens, it can be straightforward and hassle-free. This article will specifically focus on the UAE e-visa from Burkina Faso, an e-tourist visa that can be applied for and obtained online through the UAE Immigration Services official website.

Dubai visa for Burkinabe citizens - How to get a UAE e-Tourist visa from Burkina Faso?

Dubai visa for Burkinabe citizens - How to get a UAE e-Tourist visa from Burkina Faso?

Furthermore, we will discuss everything from Dubai/UAE e-visa requirements for Burkinabe citizens, the application process, necessary documents, processing times, UAE e-visa fees and services available, as well as UAE travel insurance & much more. Whether you're planning a short-term holiday or an extended stay, we believe that every Burkinabe visitor deserves a perfect experience here. Let's get started!

Let's Check UAE/Dubai Visa Requirements For Burkinabe Citizens First

Burkina Faso is not on the exempt country list for UAE visa, so UAE visa is REQUIRED for Burkinabe passport holders.

  • You need to have a valid UAE visa for Burkinabe citizens in order to enter the UAE/Dubai
  • Travelers to the UAE/Dubai from Burkina Faso are required to have a valid Burkina Faso passport lasting at least 06 months.

Can apply UAE visa for Burkinabe citizens in several ways

Prepare the following documents to apply UAE visa for Burkinabe citizens

  • A valid Burkinabe passport
  • A completed UAE visa application form
  • A copy of Burkina Faso passport biography first-page
  • 2 passport-sized photographs of Burkinabe applicants.

Burkinabe travelers applying for Dubai/UAE visas should begin the process well before their intended travel dates since the application processing time for each type of UAE visa for Burkinabe citizens varies.

Check UAE/Dubai visa requirements for Burkinabe citizens online at our website anytime you want

Check UAE/Dubai visa requirements for Burkinabe citizens online at our website anytime you want

Learn More About The UAE Visa Types Currently Available For Burkinabe Citizens

The UAE Government presently only enables certain nations, including Burkinabe residents, to apply for UAE e-tourist visas online. The UAE electronic visa is the ideal alternative for individuals considering a short stay in Dubai for leisure or pleasure.

There are currently 04 popular types of UAE/Dubai e-visas provided to meet the diverse needs of Burkinabe customers, including:

  • 1. UAE e-visa for 30-day stay
  • 2. UAE e-visa for 60-day stay
  • 3. UAE e-visa for 90-day stay
  • 4. UAE e-visa for 180-day stay

However, many businesses offer a multitude of services as well as numerous types of Dubai/UAE visas, resulting in varying UAE visa requirements for Burkinabes; you need to be aware of these differences in advance.

The UAE electronic visa is valid for 02 months with Single-entry to Dubai or the United Arab Emirates, visitors can apply for a UAE/Dubai e visa from Burkina Faso if they know what type of UAE visa is right for their trip.

UAE Immigration Services is currently offering 03 types of UAE e-Tourist visas with 02 months' validity for Burkinabe applicants:

  • 1. UAE tourist e-visa 30-day
  • 2. UAE tourist e-visa for African 30-day
  • 3. UAE tourist e-visa 60-day

Instructions On How To Apply For A UAE/Dubai Visa Online From Burkina Faso

The United Arab Emirates government has facilitated and simplified the process for Burkinabe applicants who wish to apply for a UAE e-Tourist visa online wherever they are.

To apply for a UAE e-visa for Burkina Faso citizens, please prepare the following documents

  • Burkina Faso customer's email (in-use) to receive UAE e-visa result information
  • Burkina Faso applicant's recent passport-sized color photo that must focus on your face, clean and sharp
  • Burkinabe applicant's Credit/Debit card (in-use) to make payment of your UAE visa service fee
  • Burkina Faso passport must have full biographical information without losing any data or lines
  • Burkinabe passports must be valid for at least 06 months from the entry date and have at least 02 blank pages for visa stamping.

Follow these 4 simple steps to apply for UAE e-visa online from Burkina Faso

  • 1) Fill out information about the Burkinabe applicant, including Name, Gender, Date of birth, Nationality, Passport number, etc., as well as any itinerary details you have.
  • 2) Double-check all information entered and choose the appropriate way to pay your UAE visa service cost, then click "Send". We may ask Burkinabe customers for additional information (if needed).
  • 3) Receive your UAE e-visa approval results (with PDF format), which will be sent to your email within 1 to 3 business days depending on the UAE/Dubai e-visa service you choose
  • 4) Print out your UAE e-visa and carry it along at all times to be checked by the UAE Immigration officer on arrival.

Everyone can apply UAE e visa for Burkina Faso citizens online anytime and anywhere in the world

Everyone can apply UAE e-visa for Burkina Faso citizens online anytime and anywhere in the world

In order, the UAE visa check status system allows our Burkinabe customers to track in real-time your UAE e-visa application status online on our website anytime you need.

UAE Immigration Service’s support teams are available 24/7 to serve all customers from Burkina Faso who need assistance with the online UAE/Dubai visa application process, which usually takes only 10 minutes to complete.

Need To Find Out Everything About UAE Visa Fees And Services For Burkinabe Citizens

The UAE e-Tourist visa is an electronic travel permit designed primarily for Burkinabe residents who wish to visit Dubai/UAE for short-term sightseeing and leisure.

Details of UAE e-visa fees for Burkinabe citizens

It should be known that when applying for a UAE e visa for Burkina Faso citizens, you only have to pay 02 types of costs, including: the UAE Visa fee charged by the UAE Immigration Services, and the UAE Government fee collected by the UAE Immigration Department.

  • The UAE visa fees for Burkinabe applicants is solely determined by the service and type of UAE visa chosen
  • More about making payment UAE e-visa costs for Burkinabe citizens, and details of the UAE visa service fees here.

Details of UAE e-visa services for Burkinabe applicants

UAE Immigration Services is trying its best to bring as many choices as possible to everyone who needs to apply for a UAE e-visa from everywhere in the world, including Burkina Faso residents.

Specifically, we currently offer 03 UAE e-visa service options for Burkina Faso applicants with different fees depending on the specific needs of each customer:

1. Regular UAE e-visa service

The normal UAE visa service option is used in most cases for Burkinabe residents who want to get a UAE e-Tourist visa within 03 business days.

2. Urgent UAE e-visa service

Used in some special cases for Burkina Faso tourists who would like to get a UAE electronic visa within 02 working days.

3. Super Urgent/Rush UAE e-visa service

Also known as rush UAE e visa, used in emergency cases. This is the most expensive and fastest UAE visa service available for Burkina Faso customers who need a UAE e-visa within 01 business day.

Travelers can apply for a rush UAE e-visa for Burkinabe citizens.

It’s important to learn all about UAE e visa services and fees for Burkinabe citizens

It’s important to learn all about UAE e-visa services and fees for Burkinabe citizens

Apply For Most Of Required UAE Visas For Burkinabe Citizens At The UAE Embassy/Consulate

Applicants from Burkina Faso can directly contact and apply for most of the required UAE visas for Burkinabe citizens at the nearest UAE embassy or consulate in your country.

Currently, the UAE embassy has not yet been established in Burkina Faso

Looks like there is no UAE embassy in Burkina Faso, you need to contact the UAE embassy or consulate in the surrounding countries directly.

Consider Purchasing UAE Travel Insurance When Applying For Your UAE/Dubai Visa Online

Customers from Burkina Faso should register to buy UAE travel insurance when applying for a UAE/Dubai e-visa online on our website, because:

  • UAE travel health insurance not only ensures many good benefits but can also provide maximum protection for Burkinabes and your family against health risks or unexpected incidents when traveling abroad
  • The UAE Travel Insurance with COVID-19 coverage is Highly RECOMMENDED by the Government for consideration of UAE e-tourist visa approval for Burkinabe citizens
  • UAE Immigration Services currently supporting Burkinabe customers to purchase UAE/Dubai travel insurance (with COVID-19 coverage) without providing any other information by applying for UAE e-visa through our official website
  • Customers from Burkina Faso can find out more information about travel insurance UAE here.

Overall, UAE travel health insurance is a very valuable and dependable companion for Burkina Faso visitors, as well as any international traveler in general.

Something About UAE/Dubai e-Tourist Visa For Burkinabe Nationals

We hope our article helped you understand the UAE/Dubai visa requirements for Burkinabe citizens and how to apply for a UAE electronic visa online from Burkina Faso.

* Important notes:

  • As of October 14 2022, the UAE ICP has officially imposed penalties for overstaying in Dubai/UAE, so Burkinabe travelers overstay the validity of the UAE e tourist visa in the United Arab Emirates will be charged an additional penalty fee
  • Burkina Faso passport used for the UAE tourist e visa must be valid for at least 06 months from the date of application
  • Remember that Burkinabe citizens may be barred from entering the UAE/Dubai for a certain period of time if they violate UAE Immigration regulations
  • Burkinabe customers remember to download and print your UAE e visa and bring it with you to present to UAE Border Patrol officers upon arrival.

If you have any problem or question and need assistance with an online application for Dubai/UAE tourist e visa from Burkina Faso, please contact us immediately. We operate 24/7 and are happy to support our Burkina Faso customers anytime & anywhere with everything we have.

Finally, UAE Immigration Services wishes all of our Burkinabe customers a successful UAE/Dubai e visa application and a perfect trip to the United Arab Emirates!