Select Your Language

Select Your Currency

  • AED United Arab Emirates Dirham
  • AFN Afghan Afghani
  • ALL Albanian Lek
  • AMD Armenian Dram
  • ANG Netherlands Antillean Guilder
  • AOA Angolan Kwanza
  • ARS Argentine Peso
  • AUD Australian Dollar
  • AWG Aruban Florin
  • AZN Azerbaijani Manat
  • BAM Bosnia-Herzegovina Convertible Mark
  • BBD Barbadian Dollar
  • BDT Bangladeshi Taka
  • BGN Bulgarian Lev
  • BIF Burundian Franc
  • BMD Bermudan Dollar
  • BND Brunei Dollar
  • BOB Bolivian Boliviano
  • BRL Brazilian Real
  • BSD Bahamian Dollar
  • BWP Botswanan Pula
  • BZD Belize Dollar
  • CAD Canadian Dollar
  • CDF Congolese Franc
  • CHF Swiss Franc
  • CLP Chilean Peso
  • CNY Chinese Yuan
  • COP Colombian Peso
  • CRC Costa Rican Colón
  • CVE Cape Verdean Escudo
  • CZK Czech Republic Koruna
  • DJF Djiboutian Franc
  • DKK Danish Krone
  • DOP Dominican Peso
  • DZD Algerian Dinar
  • EGP Egyptian Pound
  • ETB Ethiopian Birr
  • EUR Euro
  • FJD Fijian Dollar
  • FKP Falkland Islands Pound
  • GBP British Pound Sterling
  • GEL Georgian Lari
  • GIP Gibraltar Pound
  • GMD Gambian Dalasi
  • GNF Guinean Franc
  • GTQ Guatemalan Quetzal
  • GYD Guyanaese Dollar
  • HKD Hong Kong Dollar
  • HNL Honduran Lempira
  • HTG Haitian Gourde
  • HUF Hungarian Forint
  • IDR Indonesian Rupiah
  • ILS Israeli New Sheqel
  • INR Indian Rupee
  • ISK Icelandic Króna
  • JMD Jamaican Dollar
  • JPY Japanese Yen
  • KES Kenyan Shilling
  • KGS Kyrgystani Som
  • KHR Cambodian Riel
  • KMF Comorian Franc
  • KRW South Korean Won
  • KYD Cayman Islands Dollar
  • KZT Kazakhstani Tenge
  • LAK Laotian Kip
  • LBP Lebanese Pound
  • LKR Sri Lankan Rupee
  • LRD Liberian Dollar
  • LSL Lesotho Loti
  • MAD Moroccan Dirham
  • MDL Moldovan Leu
  • MGA Malagasy Ariary
  • MKD Macedonian Denar
  • MNT Mongolian Tugrik
  • MOP Macanese Pataca
  • MUR Mauritian Rupee
  • MVR Maldivian Rufiyaa
  • MWK Malawian Kwacha
  • MXN Mexican Peso
  • MYR Malaysian Ringgit
  • MZN Mozambican Metical
  • NAD Namibian Dollar
  • NGN Nigerian Naira
  • NIO Nicaraguan Córdoba
  • NOK Norwegian Krone
  • NPR Nepalese Rupee
  • NZD New Zealand Dollar
  • OMR Omani Rial
  • PAB Panamanian Balboa
  • PEN Peruvian Nuevo Sol
  • PGK Papua New Guinean Kina
  • PHP Philippine Peso
  • PKR Pakistani Rupee
  • PLN Polish Zloty
  • PYG Paraguayan Guarani
  • QAR Qatari Rial
  • RON Romanian Leu
  • RSD Serbian Dinar
  • RUB Russian Ruble
  • RWF Rwandan Franc
  • SAR Saudi Riyal
  • SBD Solomon Islands Dollar
  • SCR Seychellois Rupee
  • SEK Swedish Krona
  • SGD Singapore Dollar
  • SHP Saint Helena Pound
  • SLL Sierra Leonean Leone
  • SOS Somali Shilling
  • SRD Surinamese Dollar
  • SVC Salvadoran Colón
  • SZL Swazi Lilangeni
  • THB Thai Baht
  • TJS Tajikistani Somoni
  • TOP Tongan Pa anga
  • TRY Turkish Lira
  • TTD Trinidad and Tobago Dollar
  • TWD New Taiwan Dollar
  • TZS Tanzanian Shilling
  • UAH Ukrainian Hryvnia
  • UGX Ugandan Shilling
  • USD United States Dollar
  • UYU Uruguayan Peso
  • UZS Uzbekistan Som
  • VND Vietnamese Dong
  • VUV Vanuatu Vatu
  • WST Samoan Tala
  • XAF CFA Franc BEAC
  • XCD East Caribbean Dollar
  • XPF CFP Franc
  • YER Yemeni Rial
  • ZAR South African Rand
  • ZMW Zambian Kwacha
Apply for the United Kingdom ETA Visa today with us!

How to Apply: ETA

Fill out online application

Complete our easy online application and pay with credit card or PayPal

Receive document via email

No need to deal with the embassy. We do it for you so you don't lose valuable time

Enter destination

Present your Passport and the Document we provide upon entry to destination country

Learn More: ETA

What you need to know

  • The United Kingdom ETA is a multiple-entry travel document that allows you to visit the country for tourism, business, studies, working, and visiting friends and family

  • The UK ETA allows you to stay in the country for 6 months and is valid for 2 years

  • You can enter the UK by air, land, or sea with this travel document

Apply for your UK ETA online today with us!

Last updated: April 2024

From the lively city life in London to the stunning natural beauty of the Scottish Highlands, the United Kingdom offers an abundance of fascinating sights.

With the UK ETA, eligible visitors can create unforgettable memories. Keep reading to learn more about this electronic travel authorization and how to apply.

london tower bridge

What is the UK ETA?

The UK ETA is an electronic travel authorization (ETA) that allows you to travel to the United Kingdom without a visa.

To make use of the entire validity, make sure your passport is valid for more than 2 years. If your passport expires in less than 2 years, you must apply for another visa.

Visa-exempt travelers to the UK can use this permit instead of a visa. It’s easier and quicker to apply for than a regular visa and helps the UK government strengthen border security.

You can compare the UK ETA to similar international schemes like the United States ESTA.

What can you do with the UK ETA?

This document allows you to visit England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland for tourism, business, short-term studies, transit, and visiting friends and family.

The ETA also allows coming to the UK for up to 3 months on the Creative Worker visa concession (extra requirements apply).

What can you not do with the UK ETA?

You can’t use the UK electronic travel authorization to live and/or work in the country (unless otherwise specified), or study for longer than 6 months.

Who is eligible to apply for the UK ETA?

You must meet the following eligibility criteria to apply for the UK ETA:

  • You’re traveling with a passport from a UK visa-exempt country

  • The UK border is expected to become fully digital by 2025. This means that passengers arriving in the country will have to be able to scan the passport they used to apply for the ETA

  • Travelers with dual nationality or multiple passports must enter the UK with the same document used during the registration process for the ETA

Who must apply for the UK ETA?

The UK ETA is being implemented for different international visitors over time.

Currently (April 2024), visitors from the following countries need the ETA:

  • Bahrain
  • Jordan
  • Kuwait
  • Oman
  • Qatar
  • Saudi Arabia
  • United Arab Emirates

You must be a national and have a passport from one of these countries.

Eventually, all non-visa nationals must have an ETA, including those from the European Union. We will update this page regularly to reflect current eligibility.

Scroll up and enter your nationality to find out if you need the ETA to travel to the UK or require another visa.

Who doesn’t need to apply for the UK ETA?

Those who require a visa for the United Kingdom, British and Irish citizens, or those with permission to study, work, or live in the UK, don’t need the UK ETA to enter the country.

Traveling to the UK with children and minors

Kids from eligible countries require their own UK ETA with a matching passport to enter the United Kingdom.

Parents or legal guardians can apply on their behalf. Simply apply as a family by clicking ‘add another person’ during the online process on our platform.

Keep in mind that you may need to show parental consent and other documentation for minors traveling alone or with someone else other than their legal guardians, upon arrival in the United Kingdom.

How long is the UK ETA valid?

Once you've got your ETA, you're all set for multiple trips within 2 years. This also covers trips across the Ireland-Northern Ireland border, helping maintain the integrity of the Common Travel Area.

Each stay can last up to 186 days Per Entry.

UK ETA: Required documents

You only need the following few documents to apply with us:

  • Copy of your valid passport. Make sure it's valid for 6 months from the date of arrival in the United Kingdom

  • Passport photo: Taken recently

The ETA will be electronically linked to your passport. However, we recommend keeping an electronic and printed copy of the ETA confirmation on hand just in case.

We will contact you if we need any more information about your application.

UK ETA costs and processing times

The government fee of the United Kingdom ETA is £10 (about USD $13.00).

When applying through us, you can choose from three different processing times:

  • Standard: For those who have booked their trip further in advance and aren't in a rush.

  • Rush: For those who require their ETA quicker than the standard option.

  • Super rush: If you require your ETA urgently, select this option for an additional fee.

Check the total costs and processing, including the government fee by starting your application now!

Where can I learn more about the UK ETA?

In case you have any questions about the UK ETA or any other travel document, you can reach out to our outstanding customer support team online or WhatsApp.


Do I need the ETA or a UK Visa to transit at a UK airport?

It depends on your nationality.

Find out more about transiting on the UK government website.

Are there other entry rules and regulations for the United Kingdom?

The United Kingdom lifted all COVID-19 requirements.

It's important to note that having a valid visa or ETA for the UK does not guarantee entry into the country. The border control officers will assess if you're allowed entry into the UK based on factors such as security, financial details, travel history, and more.

What are the differences between the UK ETA and Standard Visitor Visa?

Knowing whether you need a UK Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA) or a Standard Visitor Visa is essential for planning your trip. Here’s a simplified guide to help you distinguish between the two:

UK Electronic Travel Authorisation (ETA): The UK ETA is available for visitors from certain countries, including those in the Gulf Cooperation Council and a few others. This list is expanding, so it’s crucial to check if your country is eligible.

It's intended for short visits, including tourism or business. It's perfect for brief stays up to 180 days. The process is entirely online, straightforward, and quick, as it also has fewer requirements.

UK Standard Visitor Visa: The main difference is that the visa is required for visitors from countries that do not qualify for visa-free entry or the ETA.

The application process is more comprehensive than the ETA, involving an online application, supporting documents, and sometimes an interview at a visa application center.

In short, the ETA and Standard Visitor Visa both facilitate short visits to the UK, but they cater to different traveler needs and come from distinct eligibility backgrounds.

When should I apply for the UK ETA?
We advise you to apply at least 7 days in advance of your trip to avoid any issues.
How long can I stay in the UK with the ETA?
The UK ETA is a multiple-entry travel document that allows you to stay in the country for a maximum of 180 days per entry.
Where can I read more?
Other Available Visas: United Kingdom?


happy customers


assistance when needed

star star star star star

+48,000 reviews


years of experience


approval rate

Chat on WhatsApp
Intercom Chat