Visa Requirements

Tourist or Business Visa

  1. A valid, signed US passport. The passport must have at least 6 months remaining after the completion of your stay in Guinea, and contain at least one blank visa page.
  2. Two (2) fully completed and signed Guinea Visa Application
  3. Two (2) passport photographs
  4. Copy of Round-Trip Airline Tickets
  5. International Certificate of Vaccination for Yellow Fever
  6. Non-US Citizens must include a copy of a US Green Card with the application Original US Alien Registration Card (Green Card) or valid US visa stamped in passport with original I-94 Card.
  7. Copy of Round-Trip Airline Tickets
  8. Letter of invitation from host in Guinea Republic, or a letter from employer explaining purpose of the trip, reference to be visited, and guaranteeing financial support  A business letter of introduction and financial responsibility is required to be typed on your company letterhead and addressed to: Embassy of  Guinea Republic, Visa Section, Washington, DC. This letter must be signed by a company officer other than the traveler, and should:
    1. state the nature of business to be performed;
    2. include the name and address of the company to be visited;
    3. guarantee sufficient financial support during visit; and
    4. guarantee return transportation to the US for the applicant.


In addition to the standard Iratex fees, the following consular fees apply:

US Citizens$45.00 per visa
Non-US Citizens$55.00 per visa

Visa Information

The Guinea visa is usually valid for two months from date issued, for a stay not to exceed 30 days. There is no “tourist” visa for the Guinea Republic; applicants must have an invitation. A Multiple entry visa is available at no additional charge, upon specific request in form of written letter