Travelling to Kuwait
If you are travelling to Kuwait for business or leisure you will require a visa to enter. Please note that the granting of any Kuwaiti Visa is dependent upon consular discretion.
Passports and other documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 6 months from the arrival date.
To apply for a visa for Kuwait the person should apply from the embassy of Kuwait in Kuwait and then send the visa back to the embassy of Kuwait in Kenya.
Send Hotel confirmation to Kuwait embassy in Nairobi together with passport copies which will be forwarded to Kuwait embassy in Kuwait they will investigate and then send confirmation to embassy in Nairobi. The following are the requirements after confirmation.
- Two passport photos
- Visa fee Kshs.6000.00
- Filling application form at the Embassy
- Original passport
Holders of a resident visa or a work permit traveling to Kuwait for the first time are required to hold an original Criminal Clearance Certificate authenticated by Kuwait Embassy in the country of residence.
Visitors not holding return/onward tickets could be refused entry.
Vaccinations not required.
Kenyan Embassy in Kuwait City, Kuwait
Al-Zahra Block 8, street 807, villa 133
P.O. Box 129, Al-Surra Code 45701
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Telephone: (+965) 25 243 771 / 2
Fax: (+965) 25 243 788
Office hours: 08.00-16.00
HEAD OF MISSION
Ali Abbas Ali, Ambassador
Flights to Kuwait
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