Burkina Faso visa requirements for Benineses

Travel and visa requirements

Burkinabe Visa is not required for Benineses

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • Citizens of Benin looking to visit Burkina Faso for no more than 90 days can do so visa-free.
  • A passport is, however, required on arrival.
  • Passports are expected to be valid for six months beyond stay.
  • Passports are required to carry at least one blank page for a visa stamp.
  • Visitors are expected to carry onward/return tickets and any other documents necessary for their next destination.
  • Visitors are expected to carry proof of yellow fever vaccination
  • There are currently no direct flights to Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, from Cotonou, Benin.
  • There are no airport taxes required upon departure from the airport.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Burkina Faso safe for tourists??
Burkina Faso is not a completely safe place to visit due to the high level of kidnapping, terrorist attacks, etc.

What is the climate in Burkina Faso like??
Burkina Faso is a mostly tropical country with two distinct seasons, the rainy and dry seasons.

What to wear in Burkina Faso??
Light, loose-fitting clothing is best when visiting Burkina Faso.

What is Burkina Faso's cuisine like??
Most of Burkina Faso cuisine is made up of staple foods, starch, grains, peas, vegetables, etc.

What religion is prominent in Burkina Faso??
Although Burkina Faso has a diverse religious society, Islam is predominant.