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Travel to Kenya

Kenya Essentials

Languages
English
Swahili
Currency
Kenyan Shilling (KES)
Time Zone
GMT+03:00
Avg. Salary
KES 592,000 per year
Calling Code
+254
Socket Type
G (240 V/50 Hz)
United States

Many visa fees depend on your citizenship, or if you have multiple citizenships, the citizenship you use to travel.
United States

Some countries have lower visa fees or other special access for travelers who have legal residence in certain countries, even without citizenship.

Requirements for a citizen of United States

E-Visa

Last updated: Sep 25, 2022

Kenya charges a non-refundable fee of $54.00 USD to apply for the E-Visa.

You can get the E-Visa through Atlys for a small additional charge of only $10.00 USD. We make it easy for you by handling all the requirements for you, dealing with the visa bureaucracy of Kenya, and following up to make sure your application gets approved.

Cost of Living Comparison

CategoryUnited StatesKenyaDifference
Restaurants
Meal, Inexpensive RestaurantKES 500.00
Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-courseKES 4,000.00
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)KES 700.00
Markets
Milk (regular), (1 liter)KES 101.65
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g)KES 57.93
Eggs (regular) (12)KES 170.69
Transportation
One-way Ticket (Local Transport)KES 100.00
Monthly Pass (Regular Price)KES 3,500.00
Gasoline (1 liter)KES 135.82

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You will receive your visa by:

Oct 5, 2022 if submitted today

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First-Time Travelers

Traveling to Kenya for the first time? We've curated these articles that you may find beneficial to best prepare for your trip!

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