Yes - A visa is required for travel to Senegal

Senegal diplomat/official visa for US citizens. Apply Now!

Monday, May 04, 2015

A valid passport and Senegalese visa are required for diplomatic or official government travel to Senegal.

Send these documents to Travisa


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed diplomatic or official passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, with at least one blank passport page available for visa stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for visa stamps.


Senegalese Visa Application Form:

One original Senegal visa application per applicant properly completed and signed, plus one copy. Improperly completed Senegalese visa application forms may delay the processing of your Diplomatic or Official visa.


Business Letter

Official Letter of Support from the US Department of State.


Proof Of Departure:

A computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or travel agency or copy of airline tickets.


Global Service Order Form:

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Senegal Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Senegal

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).

In order to ensure that visa applications for most embassies/consulates are submitted on the day that we receive them, they should be shipped to us via FedEx Priority Overnight (not First Overnight or Standard Overnight).

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.

How to Apply for a Visa to Senegal

  • Review instructions based on the purpose of journey to Senegal
  • Complete, print and sign all visa application forms, including Travisa's Global Service Order Form.
  • Send all of the visa application requirements listed above to Travisa.

Senegal Visa Applications can be processed in the following location(s):

Send documents to:
Travisa - Washington, DC
1731 21st. St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Tel: (202) 463-6166