Myanmar Visa Information, here you find how and where to get a visa for
Myanmar, Burma. Everybody visiting Myanmar needs a visa. You can get a
visa on arrival (VOA). This is for tourist only. You need to fill in an
application form and mention what you want to visit, where to stay etc.
You can also visit the Myanmar Embassy nearest to your location. If you
are coming from Thailand you can get a visa in Bangkok. If you plan to
enter from China, Kunming has a consulate in the Camellia Hotel at East
Dongfeng Lu where you can arrange a visa.
Visa on arrival
A visa for Myanmar allows tourists to stay of 28 days.
Overland entry is permitted for Thai tourists with border pass and for third
party tourists with visa at Tachileik, Three Pagoda Pass, Myawaddy and
Kawthaung check points along Myanmar-Thai Border; and for Chinese tourists
with border pass and for third party tourists with visa at Lweje, Nam Kham,
Muse, Kyukoke, Kwanlong, Mont Lar along Myanmar-China Border.
Business Visa A valid passport with Entry visa is required for all businessmen,
applicable at Myanmar Embassies and Consulate General Offices abroad.
Visa on arrival: Rules and Regulation
On arrival visa will issue to any nationalities who have valid passport
or travel document of their country in accordance with prevailing visa rules
The applicants who apply for Visa on Arrival must have passport or
travel document of which validity is not less than (6) months.
Tourist Visa type will charge USD $30 as visa fees for 28 days stay in
Myanmar. This type of visa is NOT extendable.
Business Visa type will charge USD $40 as visa fees for 71 days stay in
Myanmar. This type of visa is extendable.
Social Visit Visa type will charge USD $40 as visa fees for 28 days stay
in Myanmar. This type of visa is extendable.
Transit Visa type will charge USD $18 as visa fees for 24 hours stay in
All applicants must have return ticket from Myanmar
All applicants must stay at official licensed hotels, motels and guest
houses and needed to mention the name precisely in application form.
For social visit and business purposes, all applicants needed to mention
precise address of relative, office, factory in application form.
Must bring 2 passport size photos (4x6 cm) taken within last 6 months.
All applicants must agree to follow prevailing laws and orders by
authorities as well as to abide by the laws issued by immigrant authority in
For the children (under 7 years old) who travel together with parent
entitle to get exemption for visa fee. The children with separate passport
(under 7 years old) can get visa fees exemption as well.
For individual visitor or tourist, must have USD $300 to show CASH as
evidence of sufficient funds. For the family, must have USD $600 to show CASH
as evidence of sufficient funds. OR must have any foreign currency
equivalent to above mentioned amount in USD $.
All applicants must agree to follow prevailing visa rules and regulation
during their visit in Myanmar.
Visitors are not allowed to visit restricted areas and needed to notify
in advance to all visitors regarding restricted area.
All visitors needed to inform concerning township immigration and
national registration department for overnight stay by mentioning with
precise address of hotel, motel, guest house and office.
On arrival visa form is available at all airlines to Myanmar or on line
and the applicant can get in advance to apply for on arrival visa.