Moldova Visa Application Online

Moldova eVisa: Basic information

The Moldova eVisa is a multiple-entry electronic visa that was introduced by the Moldovan Government in 2015. The new eVisa system has been introduced to simplify the process of visa handling by eliminating the unnecessary Embassy visits.

Travelers should follow a simple 3-step application process to receive their online visas to Moldova in PDF form, at their email box!

The electronic visa to Moldova can be divided into seven types; with each one serving for a different purpose of usage. It can be used for tourism, business, cultural, official, and other reasons. Eligible citizens can travel to Moldova for one or numerous visits with an issued electronic visa.

Online visa holders can stay in Moldova for up to 90 days! Travelers should see which countries are eligible to apply online to avoid troublesome visits to the Embassy or Consulate.

The processing time of the Moldova eVisa may take up to 10 days and the approved document is then delivered to each applicant via email.

  • Moldova eVisa types

    There are seven types of the online Moldova visa for citizens of the eligible countries to choose between. Each type serves for a different purpose of visit. Choose the eVisa type designed for your needs and travel in an effortless way!

    Official Mission (C/MI)

    Designated for all travelers coming from the third-state countries that need entry to Moldova for any of 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 travelers for tourism-related purposes, such as:

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

    Visit (C/V)

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

    Business (C/A)

    The electronic Business Moldova visa is designed for all business travelers who want to handle any professional matters in the country. 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 online visa type is also designed for you.

    Transport (C/TS)

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

    Sports activities (C/S)

    This online Moldova visa type may be used for all travelers who wish to participate in the country's sports events.

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

    The last eVisa to Moldova type can be used for all cultural, scientific, humanitarian, and medical purposes that do not contradict the national Moldova law.

  • List of eligible countries

    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 an online transit visa when having a layover in an airport 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 form

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

    To make your electronic 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 application process and:

    • Fill the online application form with your data, passport details, email address, and attach the additional supporting documents.
    • Cover the fees 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 eVisa will arrive at your email address within 10 days.

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

  • Validity period

    No matter which online visa type will you choose, the validity period is the same. Moldova eVisa stays valid for 90 days.

    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 online transit visa when traveling through Moldova to any other final destination.

    Check if your country is listed as one that needs it and apply online within minutes from home!

  • Requirements on arrival

    Every traveler 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

Required Documents

The required documents differ according to which online visa type should 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 for every type of the electronic visa selected, and these are:

  • a valid passport issued in the last 10 years that will not expire for at least 3 months beyond the planned date of leaving Moldova
  • applicant's face photo (that can be easily taken using a phone or a PC camera)

Other documents that are needed for every online 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 eVisa)

Additional supporting documents applicable to each electronic visa type:

The Official Mission (C/MI):

Aside from the two documents described above (applicable to all online visa types), each traveler applying for an Official Mission (C/MI) entry permit 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 eVisa 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 traveling by car)

Visit (C/V):

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

Business (C/A):

All travelers 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 online visa, each applicant must attach additional supporting documents besides the documents applicable to every type of the Moldovan entry permit. 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 online visa types), travelers who need to visit Moldavia for sports activities need to attach the following documents to their 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 electronic visa type, the same requirements are applicable as for the Visit (C/V) entry permit.

Important information

  • Moldova eVisa needs to be printed out and taken to the airport
  • each electronic visa type has different requirements to meet
  • your passport must stay valid for at least 3 months beyond the planned date of leaving Moldova
  • the processing time may take up to 10 days
  • each Moldova online visa type serves for a different purpose of visit
  • applications are thoroughly checked by our team to ensure successful approval
  • 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

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FAQ about Moldova eVisa

  • What is the Moldova eVisa?

    The Moldova eVisa is an entry document that allows its' holders to visit this country for numerous purposes. The application process for this visa can be completed entirely online using any working device. Applying takes just a few minutes, and the processing time up to 10 days

  • Can I enter Moldova without an online visa?

    Certain countries can enter Moldova without an online visa. Check if your country is eligible to travel without an eVisa or if you qualify for an electronic entry permit.

  • Do I need an online visa for Moldova?

    All countries listed as eligible, see the 'List of eligible countries' section, need an online visa to visit Moldova. Make sure to submit your application at least 10 days in advance of the planned trip to receive the approved document on time.

  • What documents do I need for the Moldova eVisa?

    Every applicant needs a valid passport that will not expire for a minimum of 3 months from the intended date of leaving Moldova and a recent photo of their face. Online visas to Moldova requirements are different depending on which type of entry permit you choose. See the 'Required Documents' section for further details.

  • How to apply for a Moldova visa online?

    First, check if your country is eligible for the electronic tourist visa to Moldova. Prepare the requireddocuments and start the application process. Fill an online application form with your data, attach the supporting documents, cover the handling fees, and check your email box.

  • How long does it take to get the Moldova eVisa?

    The processing time of the Moldova eVisa 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 ensure quick approval.

  • How will I receive the online Moldova visa?

    The online Moldova visa isdelivered directly to the applicant's email box within 10 days from applying. eVisas arrive in PDF version and have to be printed out before the planned trip.

  • Do I need to print the Moldova eVisa?

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

  • How long is an electronic visa for Moldova good for?

    The Moldova online visa stays valid for 90 days. Moreover, it allows its holders to enter the country for 3 months within a 180-day period. Make sure that your passport will not expire for the whole duration of the trip.

  • How long can I stay in Moldova with an electronic visa?

    eVisa holders can stay in Moldova for up to 90 days within a 6-month period. Moreover, please make sure that your passport will not expire for the next 3 months from the planned date of returning to your home country.

  • Do children need an eVisa for Moldova?

    The electronic visa is required for every traveler that wants to enter Moldova, including children. Parents/guardians should apply for all underage travelers going with them.

  • What can I do if my online Moldova visa is denied?

    First, ensure all the data provided in the form was correct and that you've attached all of the required documents. Please 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 an eVisa?

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

  • Is Moldova in the Schengen?

    No, Moldova is not a Schengen Area country. Thus, online visas are necessary to enter it 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 the 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 provided in your application.
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