No - A visa is not required for travel to Senegal

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

A visa is not required in advance to visit Senegal for a stay of up to 90 days. The traveler must be in possession of a passport valid for 6 months beyond stay and a round-trip or onward ticket.


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Senegal, and with at least one blank passport page available for visas and stamp(s).


Proof Of Departure:

Confirmed round-trip or onward airline ticket or cruise passage ticket.



A child (under 18) who is not traveling with both parents or a legal guardian must be ready to present a notarized parental letter of consent, a notarized copy of their birth certificate and notarized copies of parents' passports upon arrival.


Financial Requirements:

Sufficient funds for the duration of stay in Senegal.

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.