Central African Republic visa requirements for Benineses

Travel and visa requirements

Central African Visa is not required for Benineses

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • Beninese intending to visit Central African Republic can stay for a duration of 90days without a visa.
  • Beninese intending to visit Central African Republic must have a return/onward ticket.
  • Beninese intending to visit Central African Republic are allowed to bring a maximum of $10,000. 
  • Beninese intending to visit Central African Republic are required to provide a passport with six months of validity and with atleast two blank pages for stamps on arrival and departure.
  • Beninese intending to visit Central African Republic are required a proof of hotel accommodation, as well as an international certificate of vaccination.

Frequently Asked Questions


What is Central African Republic known for??

 The Central African Republic (CAR) has been unstable since its independence from France in 1960. It is rich in diamonds, gold, oil and uranium but has one of the world's poorest populations.


Is Central African Republic rich or poor??

A land of gleaming diamonds and crippling poverty. The Central African Republic is one of the poorest countries in Africa with a per capita income of only 750 US dollars per year. It extensively relies on foreign donors and the help of NGOs.


How dangerous is Central African Republic??

Do not travel to Central African Republic (CAR) due to crime, civil unrest, and kidnapping. Violent crime, such as armed robbery, aggravated battery, and homicide, is common. Visit our website for Travel to High-Risk Areas. Read the Safety and Security section on the Country Information page.


What does Central African Republic import??

Central African Republic main imports are: foodstuffs, fuel, textile, machinery and pharmaceuticals. CAR main export partners are: South Korea, Netherland, France and Cameroon.


Which natural resources are found in Central Africa??

The Central African Republic is rich in high- value natural resources, including diamondstimbergolduranium, possible oil deposits and endangered wildlifeTimber and diamonds are particularly essential to CAR's economy.