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Moldova Visa

Moldova eVisa: Basic information

The Moldova eVisa can now be obtained entirely online. Follow a simple, 3-step application process to receive your visa permit in a PDF form on your e-mail box.

Electronic visa to Moldova can be used for tourism, business, and other purposes. Moldova entry visas can be divided into seven types; each one serves for different purposes of usage. Travel using eVisa for a single-entry or multiple entries.

It's holders can stay in Moldova for up to 90 days! See what countries are eligible to apply online and avoid troublesome visits to the Embassy or Consulate.

The processing time may take up to 10 days. Our team of experts always thoroughly checks each application to make sure it's error-free.

  • Moldova eVisa types

    There are seven types of the Moldova visa for citizens of the eligible countries to choose between. Each type serves for different purpose of visit. Choose the visa type designed for the visa usage you need and enter Moldova without any problems.

    Official Mission (C/MI)

    Designated for all travellers coming from the third-state countries that need entry to Moldova for any of the following reasons related to their:

    • political, administrative, or public positions in the governments, public administrations, or international organizations in the country of origin

    Tourism (C/T)

    Can be used by all travellers for tourism-related purposes, such as:

    • visiting friends/family in Moldova
    • exploring the country as a tourist
    • going on a holiday

    This visa type can be used for private visits to Moldovan citizens or residents.

    Visit (C/V)

    This visa type can be used for private visits to Moldovan citizens or residents.

    Business (C/A)

    Business Moldova visa is designed for all business travellers who want to handle their business affairs in Moldova. Holders of the Business (C/A) eVisa can:

    • negotiate a contract
    • attend a business meeting/conference
    • check the use of the goods obtained under commercial and industrial co-operation contracts

    If you are or will become a stockholder or shareholder of a trading company in Moldova, this visa type is also designed for you.

    Transport (C/TS)

    Designed for all travellers who need to visit Moldova for a short period of time. Transport visa holders may carry out their professional duties related to freight or passenger transportation.

    Sports activities (C/S)

    Moldova visa type may be used for all travellers who wish to participate in Moldova's sports events.

    Cultural, scientific, and humanitarian activities (C/AD)

    Visa to Moldova type that can be used for all cultural, scientific, humanitarian, and medical purposes that will not contradict the national Moldova law.

  • List of eligible countries and visa requirements

    Citizens of countries listed below can apply online for the Moldova eVisa:

    • Afghanistan
    • Algeria
    • Angola [2]
    • Bangladesh
    • Belize [2]
    • Benin [2]
    • Bhutan [2]
    • Bolivia [2]
    • Botswana [2]
    • Burkina Faso
    • Birmania /
    • Republic of the Union of Myanmar [2]
    • Burundi [2]
    • Cambodia [2]
    • Cameroon
    • Cabo Verde [2]
    • Central African
    • Republic [2]
    • Chad
    • China [2]
    • Congo
    • Cote d'Ivoire
    • Congo
    • Djibouti [2]
    • Dominican
    • Republic [2]
    • Egypt
    • Equatorial Guinea [2]
    • Eritrea
    • Ethiopia [2]
    • Fiji [2]
    • Gabonese Republic [2]
    • Gambia [2]
    • Ghana
    • Guinea [2]
    • Guinea-Bissau [2]
    • Guyana [2]
    • Haiti [2]
    • India [2]
    • Indonesia [1]
    • Iran [1]
    • Iraq
    • Jamaica [2]
    • Jordan
    • Kenya [2]
    • Kuwait [2]
    • Laos [2]
    • Liban
    • Lesotho [2]
    • Liberia
    • Libya
    • Madagascar [2]
    • Malawi [2]
    • Maldive [2]
    • Mali
    • Mauritania
    • Mongolia [2]
    • Maroc
    • Mozambique [2]
    • Namibia [2]
    • Nauru [2]
    • Nepal [2]
    • Niger
    • Nigeria
    • Korea
    • Oman [2]
    • Pakistan
    • Papua New Guinea [2]
    • Philippines [2]
    • Qatar [2]
    • Rwanda [2]
    • São Tomé and Príncipe [2]
    • Saudi Arabia [2]
    • Senegal [2]
    • Sierra Leone
    • Somalia
    • South Africa [2]
    • Sri Lanka [2]
    • Sudan
    • South Sudan
    • Suriname [2]
    • Swaziland [2]
    • Syrian Arab
    • Republic
    • Tanzania [2]
    • Thailand [2]
    • Union of Comores [2]
    • Togo [2]
    • Tunisia
    • Turkmenistan [1]
    • Uganda [2]
    • Vietnam [1]
    • Yemen
    • Zambia [2]

    Citizens of entities and territorial authorities:

    • Palestinian National Authority

    [1] Except for holders of diplomatic, service and special passports, as the case may be, who, at the time of adopting this law, traveled to the Republic of Moldova without a visa, based on the international treaties to which the Republic of Moldova is a party.

    [2] Holders of residence permits or valid visas (excluding transit visas), issued by one of the Member States of the European Union or one of the States Parties to the Schengen Agreement, which may travel to the Republic of Moldova during their validity.

    The following countries need a transit visa when transiting through an airport transit area located in Moldova:

    • Afghanistan
    • Algeria
    • Angola
    • Bangladesh
    • Burkina Faso
    • Birmania/Myanmar
    • Cambodia
    • Cameroon
    • Capo Verde
    • The central African Republic
    • Chad
    • Congo
    • Cote d'Ivoire
    • Djibouti
    • Egypt
    • Equatorial Guinea
    • Eritrea
    • Ethiopia
    • Gabonese Republic
    • Gambia
    • Ghana
    • Guinea
    • Guinea-Bissau
    • Guyana
    • India
    • Iran*
    • Irak
    • Kenya
    • Liban
    • Lesotho
    • Liberia
    • Libya
    • Malawi
    • Mali
    • Maroc
    • Mozambique
    • Namibia
    • Nepal
    • Niger
    • Nigeria
    • Oman
    • Pakistan
    • Rwanda
    • Senegal
    • Sierra Leone
    • Somalia
    • Sri Lanka
    • Sudan
    • South Sudan
    • Swaziland
    • Syrian Arab
    • Republic
    • Uganda
    • Yemen
    • Zambia
    • Zimbabwe

    Citizens of entities and territorial authorities:

    • Palestinian National Authority
  • Moldova eVisa application

    To apply online, prepare the necessary documents described in the 'Visa Requirements' section and start by choosing your travel purpose using the panel on the left.

    To make your visa application successful, remember to double-check the provided information to make sure it's error-free. If you are coming from the eligible country, start the visa application process:

    • Fill in an online application form with your data, passport details, e-mail address, and attach the additional supporting documents.
    • Make an online payment by choosing one of the various online payment methods available on our website.
    • Check your inbox for the confirmation number that you will receive immediately after your payment has been registered. Moldova e-Visa will arrive at your e-mail address within 10 days.

    Once your visa to enter Moldova is approved and delivered to your inbox, print it out and take it with you to the airport.

  • Moldova eVisa validity period

    No matter which visa type will you choose, the validity period is the same. Moldova eVisa validity period is 90 days (three months) in a 180-day period.

    eVisa holders can either use the permit for one stay or multiple stays; however, the days of visits cannot exceed 90 days within a period of 6 months (180 days).

  • Transit information

    More than 50 countries need an airport transit visa when travelling through Moldova to any other country. Check if your country is listed as one that needs a transit visa.

  • Requirements on arrival

    Every traveller needs to have documents described in this section on hand upon arrival in Moldova for control of the customs officials. Before going on your trip, please prepare:

    • a valid passport
    • a printed copy of your Moldova eVisa
    • a copy of any supporting document that you attached to your application
    • proof of health insurance for the period of stay in Moldova

Visa Requirements

Visa requirements differ according to which visa type will you choose. For different purposes of stay in Moldova, various supporting documents are needed to prove that your visit is valid.

Two documents are required in each type of visa to Moldova travellers choose, and these are:

  • a valid passport issued in the last 10 years that will not expire for at least 3 months (90 days) beyond the planned leaving Moldova date
  • applicant's recent mat photograph (sized 35mm x 45mm) in colour

Other documents that are needed for every visa type besides the Official Mission (C/MI) type:

  • proof of purchased travel insurance valid in the Republic of Moldova (covering at least 30 000 EUR)
  • evidence of sufficient funds for the trip: at least 30 EUR per day (for stays shorter than 10 days, the sufficient funds cannot be less than 300 EUR) or the commitment of maintenance and accommodation (filled and signed by a person from Moldova)
  • proof of reservation of the tourist accommodation unit in Moldova classified by the law (or a commitment of maintenance and accommodation by a person from Moldova)
  • an invitation issued by the Bureau for Migration and Asylum, or proof of having a residence permit or a valid visa in any of the EU country, or any of the Schengen Area country (not applicable for the transit visa)

Additional supporting documents applicable to each visa type:

The Official Mission (C/MI):

Aside from the two documents described above (applicable to all visa types), each traveller applying for an Official Mission (C/MI) Moldova visa type needs to have:

  • a verbal note or an official letter addressed to either: the diplomatic mission or consulate of Moldova, or the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration of Moldova.

The letter must be written on behalf of one of the following institutions: the government or any other authority in the applicant's state of residence, or an international organization. The letter must verify the applicant's official status and the official purpose of the travel.

Tourism (C/T):

Additional supporting documents for the tourist visa besides the previously described ones are:

  • a tourist itinerary (or the commitment of maintenance by a Moldovan person)
  • a copy of the round-trip ticket (or a driving license, green card, registration documents of the vehicle, if travelling by car)

Visit (C/V):

For the visit (C/V) visa type, the requirements are as for the tourism visa. The only document not necessary for the visit visa is the tourist itinerary.

Business (C/A):

All travellers wishing to visit Moldova for business purposes need an invitation from either: a company, non-governmental organization, or a public authority that verifies the applicant's participation in business meetings, conferences, or congresses and fairs related to trade and industry.

Transport (CT/S):

For the transport visa, each applicant must attach additional supporting documents besides the documents applicable to every visa type. Please prepare:

  • documents stating the applicant's job and the work that is to be carried out during the stay
  • driving license, green card, and the vehicle's registration documents
  • an official copy of the transport company license

Sports activities (C/S):

Aside from the requirements described earlier (applicable to all visa types), travellers who need to visit Moldavia for sports activities need to attach the following to their visa application:

  • an official list of the foreign delegation stating the position of each member of the team
  • proof of a booked round-trip ticket

Cultural, scientific, and humanitarian activities (C/AD)

For this visa type, the same requirements are applicable as for the visit visa.

Important information

  • Moldova eVisa needs to be printed out and taken to the airport
  • each visa type has different requirements to meet
  • your passport must be valid for at least 3 months beyond the planned leaving Moldova date
  • the processing time may take up to 10 days
  • each Moldova visa type serves different purposes of visit
  • applications are thoroughly checked to ensure there are no mistakes
  • eVisa can be extended only for the same purpose as selected originally

Benefits of Evisa Express

  • Easy application process There are three easy steps to get your eVisa to Moldova. Any issues during the application process can be addressed by contacting our support team
  • Qualified team of expertsA qualified team double-checks each application to ensure successful approval
  • Guarantee of serviceIf an application is unable to be processed, reimbursement is provided according to the conditions set out by our Terms of Service

Evisa Express is an independent company that offers efficient and professional assistance in obtaining visas. We are not associated with any governmental agency. See Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

FAQ about Moldova eVisa

  • What is the Moldova e-Visa?

    The Moldovan eVisa is an entry document that allows its' holders entry into Moldova. The application process can be completed entirely online using any working device. Applying takes just a few minutes, and the processing time up to 10 days. Moldovan eVisa allows 90 days of stay in the period of 6 months (180 days).

  • Can I enter Moldova without a visa?

    Certain countries can enter Moldova visa-free. Check if your country is eligible to visit Moldova without a visa or if you qualify for an electronic entry permit.

  • Do I need a visa for Moldova?

    All countries listed as eligible, see the 'List of eligible countries' section, need a visa to visit Moldova. Visa is required for all citizens visiting from these countries.

  • What documents do I need for Moldova e-Visa?

    Every applicant needs a valid passport that will stay valid for more than 3 months from the intended leaving Moldova date and a recent photograph of the applicant. Visas to Moldova requirements are different according to which visa type you choose. See the section where the requirements are described in detail.

  • How to apply for a Moldova visa?

    First, check if your country is eligible for the electronic tourist visa to Moldova. Prepare the documents described earlier and start the application process. Fill an online application form with your data, attach each required copy to the visa type you chose, pay the handling fees, and check your e-mail box.

  • How long does it take to get Moldova e-Visa?

    The processing time may take up to 10 days. Please note that the final processing time rests with the Moldovan authorities and may be extended to 20 days. Make sure to put all the data correctly and attach the necessary documents to make your application successful and ensure quick approval.

  • How will I receive Moldova e-Visa?

    Moldova visa allows entry into the territory of Moldova for a period of 90 days. The tourist visa is delivered directly to the applicant's e-mail address within 10 days from applying. Visas arrive in a PDF version and have to be printed out.

  • Do I need to print Moldova e-Visa?

    Yes. Moldova eVisa needs to be printed for control of the customs officials at the airport. Please make sure to have all documents required for control at the Moldovan border, described in the 'Requirements on arrival' section.

  • How long is an e-Visa for Moldova good for?

    The Moldova tourist visa is valid for 90 days within 180 days. It allows its' holders to enter the country for 3 months.

  • How long can I stay in Moldova with an e-Visa?

    eVisa holders can stay in the country for up to 90 days within 180 days. Make sure your passport will be valid for the next 3 months from the planned leaving date.

  • Do children need an e-Visa for Moldova?

    Visa is required for every traveller to enter Moldova. Parents/guardians should apply for all underage travellers going with them.

  • What can I do if my Moldova e-Visa is denied?

    Ensure all the data provided in the form was correct and that you've attached all of the required documents. Contact our support team for more information to resolve the issue if you have completed the applying process correctly.

  • Can I extend my stay in Moldova with my e-Visa?

    eVisa can be extended; however, the extension needs to be filed for the same purpose of usage as the original visa. If you have visited the country for business, the entry permit may be extended for business purposes. Apply 3 days before the visa expiry date.

  • Is Moldova in the Schengen?

    No, Moldova is not a Schengen Area country. Visas are necessary to enter Moldova for citizens of almost 100 countries.

Three easy steps to get eVisa to Moldova

  • Apply online Fill out basic information on your citizenship and purpose for travel
  • Fill out remaining required information and make an online payment We accept both credit and debit cards and other convenient methods of payment.
  • Check your email Once your payment is confirmed, the eVisa will be sent to the email address you provided in your application.
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