Singapore visa requirements for Gaboneses

Travel and visa requirements

Singaporean Visa is not required for Gaboneses

Stay Duration: 30 days

Entry Requirements

  • Travellers from Gabon can stay in Singapore for a duration of 30 days without applying for a  visa.
  • Gabonese who wish to stay beyond the 30-day duration are to apply for an extension at the immigration department.
  • Intending visitors are required to possess a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months beyond their stay in Singapore. The passport should have at least two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • On entry and exit into Singapore, tourists with amounts above SGD 20,000 will be required to declare it.
  • Although a yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required from travellers from Gabon, they are however advised to get vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling.
  • Gabon citizens travelling to Singapore must provide proof of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Singapore. This could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in the country.
  • A return ticket to Gabon or onward destination is needed as well.
  • Gabonese would be required to present evidence of enough funds to spend during their stay in Singapore.
  • Travellers are to note that the trafficking of illegal drugs is punishable by death in Singapore.
  • Prospective visitors can get to Singapore from any of the international airports in Gabon. There are international airports in Libreville and Port-Gentil.
  • Qatar Airways, Air France, Singapore Airlines and South African Airways are some of the Airlines that constantly fly from Gabon to Singapore.
  • The estimated flight duration from Gabon to Singapore, Singapore is 18 hour, 5 minutes.
  • Although the constitution of Singapore guarantees freedom of religion, Buddhism, Taoism, Islam, Hinduism and Christianity are the principal religions in Singapore.
  • The Singapore government recognises four official languages: English, Malay, Mandarin and Tamil.
  • The Singapore dollar is the official currency used in Singapore. Tourists can visit various banks and exchange outlets in the country to exchange their foreign currencies.
  • Sentosa, Gardens by the Bay, Merlion and Marina Bay Sands Singapore are some of the places tourists can visit while in Singapore.
  • Singapore has a tropical rainforest climate, with no true distinct seasons. There is an abundance of rainfall. Therefore, it is almost always warm and wet all year round.
  • Special delicacies tourists can try while in Singapore are hainanese chicken rice, chilli crab, laksa, char kuay teow, hokkien prawn mee, and barbecued stingray.
  • Tourists are advised to budget about $60 to spend on daily expenses while in Singapore.
  • Singapore uses Singapore Standard Time (GMT+8), which puts Singapore seven hours ahead in time.
  • The power and socket plug used in Singapore are of Type G. The standard voltage is 230 V and the standard frequency is 60 Hz.
  • Movement in Singapore is possible with buses, car rentals and taxis. 
  • Visitors travelling to Singapore are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Singapore located?

Singapore is a small, prosperous island nation located just off the southern tip of Peninsular Malaysia in Southeast Asia.

Is Singapore a safe place to visit?

Singapore is very safe to visit. It is one of the safest countries in Asia to travel to, but it has its dangers. Tourists are advised to take necessary precautions while in the country.

What is the best time to go to Singapore?

The best time to go to Singapore is between February and April. Although Singapore is, for the most part, a year-round destination, the months of February to April fall within Singapore's dry season and experience (a least a tad) less rainfall than other times of the year.

How long should my passport be valid before travelling to Singapore?

Gabonese travelling to Singapore should have a passport valid for a period of six months beyond their date of exit from Singapore. The passport should have two blank pages for visa stamping.

What languages are spoken in Singapore?

Singapore has four official languages listed in its constitution: Malay, Mandarin, Tamil, and English.