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Somalia Passport & Visa Requirements

Entry requirements for Americans

A passport valid for six months and visa are required. Visas can be acquired on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days.

Entry requirements for UK nationals

A passport valid for six months and visa are required. Visas can be acquired on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days.

Entry requirements for Canada

A passport valid for six months and visa are required. Visas can be acquired on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days.

Entry requirements for Australians

A passport valid for six months and visa are required. Visas can be acquired on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days.

Entry requirements for South Africans

A passport valid for six months and visa are required. Visas can be acquired on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days.

Entry requirements for New Zealanders

A passport valid for six months and visa are required. Visas can be acquired on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days.

Entry requirements for Irish nationals

A passport valid for six months and visa are required. Visas can be acquired on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days.

Passport/Visa Note

Upon arrival all visitors over 18 years of age must exchange USD 100 or equivalent of other freely convertible foreign currencies into local currency. Some nationalities can obtain visas on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days, at Bosaso Airport, Abdullahi Yusuf Airport, and Aden Adde Airport. It is highly recommended that travellers' passports have at least six months' validity remaining after the intended date of departure from their travel destination. Immigration officials often apply different rules to those stated by travel agents and official sources.

Note: Passport and visa requirements are liable to change at short notice. Travellers are advised to check their entry requirements with their embassy or consulate.

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