The Caribbean is a well-known spot for tourism and vacationing. However, no country in the Caribbean is quite as popular as the islands of Antigua and Barbuda, which are full to the brim with activities for everyone. From donkey races, to sightseeing, to culture-packed festivals, Antigua and Barbuda is everyone’s happy place.
Citizens of Kosovo who want to spend their vacation in Antigua and Barbuda need to first apply for an e-visa . This e-visa is granted for tourism purposes only and is required for entry into the country. If you have questions, we’ve compiled a Frequently Asked Questions below. Happy travels, citizens of Kosovo.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is an e-Visa and Why Do I Need One?
An e-visa is an official travel document that allows you to carry your visa with you on your electronic device. Citizens of Kosovo need a visa because it is required by Antigua and Barbuda. Kosovo is not on the visa-free list of countries for Antigua and Barbuda.
Can I Just Use My Passport?
Do I Need a Visa if I am In-Transit?
You are only required to have an e-visa if your departing transportation does not leave within 24 hours of your arrival in Antigua and Barbuda. If your departing transportation does leave within 24 hours of your arrival, then you will only need your Kosovo passport while in Antigua and Barbuda.
What is the Max Stay that My e-Visa Will Allow?
Citizens of Kosovo are allowed a max stay of 90 days Per Entry.
How Much Money Does It Cost For an e-Visa?
The cost of your e-visa is dependent on what processing speed you choose, of which there are three:
- Standard Speed – including service fees, the standard application costs USD 135.00 and is processed in 14 Business Days.
- Rush – including service fees, the rush application total cost is USD 165.00 and is processed in 11 Business Days.
- Super Rush – including service fees, the super rush application has a total cost of USD 200.00 and is processed in 8 Business Days.
Can My Kids Travel with Me to Antigua and Barbuda?
Yes but they will need their own visa. It is against Antigua and Barbuda‘s immigration policy for any individual from Kosovo to arrive without an e-visa . Arriving without an e-visa may result in fines, deportation, temporary or permanent travel bans, etc.
How Can I Extend My Stay?
You can extend your stay by applying with the Antigua and Barbuda Immigration Department. The application is for a maximum of 90 days and carries a nonrefundable 300 USD fee. This application will also ask you to present the following documents:
- A passport-sized photograph
- a valid passport or travel document
- a valid airline ticket
- evidence of financial means to support your stay
Is Multiple Entry Included with My e-Visa?
Citizens of Kosovo with approved e-visas will be given a Single Entry.