Visas are required by all nationals except:
- Nationals of Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Côte d’Ivoire, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo, and Tunisia are eligible.
- Residents in possession of a valid Permis de Séjour or Visa de Séjour
- Transit travelers who do not depart the airport but continue their trip within 24 hours
The honorary consulate of the United Kingdom is located at 15 Maple Mews, Maida Vale, London NW6 5UZ (Tel: +44 20 7328-8180). An International Vaccination Certificate for Yellow Fever is needed, however Cholera vaccination confirmation is only required if traveling from a neighboring country where the illness has recently been reported to be on the rise. A copy of a letter from a travel agency confirming that a return ticket has been booked will also be needed for tourist visas. Single entrance visas cost GBP120, double entry visas cost GBP220, and a one-year multiple entry visa costs GBP260.