Comoros visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Comoran Visa is not required for Nigerians

Stay Duration: 45 days

Entry Requirements

  • Nigeria nationals visiting Comoros can stay for a duration of 45 days without a visa. 
  • Visitors from Nigeria can obtain a visa on arrival at any airport and land borders upon entry into Comoros. 
  • The visa on arrival cost about $33.
  • Tourists must hold a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond the date of entry into Comoros. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.
  • Visitors below 18 years hoping to travel to Comoros must possess travel authorization from their parents or guardians.
  • Citizens of Nigeria travelling with pets must have a health certificate and proof of rabies vaccination.
  • Visitors are required to have a return or onward ticket as well as proof of enough funds to spend during their stay in Comoros.
  • Confirmation of accommodation during their stay in Comoros is needed which can be a hotel reservation or a letter from the host in the country.
  • Although a proof yellow fever vaccination is not required, tourists are advised to be vaccinated against common illnesses.
  • There are no direct flights options available from Nigeria to Comoros, therefore there will be a couple of stopovers.
  •  Intending visitors can get to Moroni, Comoros from any international airport in Nigeria. There are international airports in Lagos and Abuja.
  • Kenya Airways, Air Madagascar and EgyptAir are some of the carriers that fly from Nigeria to Comoros.
  • The estimated flight duration from Lagos to Moroni, Comoros is 9 hours, 45 minutes and 17 hours, 5 minutes from Abuja.
  • Comoros is home to diverse religious demography, however, Islam is currently the most practised religion in Comoros with about 99% of the entire population.
  • Comoros makes use of East Africa Time ( GMT+3), which puts Comoros 3 hours ahead of Nigeria.
  • Getting around in Comoros is possible with the various public means of transportation available, this includes shared taxis, car rentals, buses, boats and domestic flights. 
  • Type C and E are the power and socket plug types used in Comoros. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Comoros has a tropical climate, with a hot and rainy season running from December to April, and a relatively cool and dry season from May to November.
  • The best time to visit Comoros is during the dry season months of May to September when the weather is cooler and pleasant enough to relax in the beaches. 
  • Langouste a la Vanille (lobster boiled in a rich vanilla sauce), Mkatra foutra (fried unleavened bread made with coconut water) and Pilaou (highly-spiced meat and rice dish) are some of the delicacies tourist can try out while in Comoros.
  • Comorian, French and Arabic are the official languages in Comoros. Comorian is by far the most spoken language in the country. There are other minor languages spoken by small groups of people throughout the country.
  • Comorian Franc is the currency used in Comoros. Tourists can exchange their foreign currencies at banks and other exchange outlets in the country.
  • Visitors are to avoid demonstrations, large gatherings and any political rallies while in the country. Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational and escalate into violence.

Frequently Asked Questions


Is Comoros safe for tourists?

Travelers should note that Comoros is likely to be affected by tropical cyclones, specifically between January and May. As a matter of fact, the Karthala volcano which is close to Moroni is known to erupt every now and then.


How long should my passport be valid for before travelling to Comoros?

Although Nigerians do not need a visa to travel to Comoros, they must hold a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond the date of entry into Comoros. The passport should have at least one blank page for visa stamping.


When is the best time to travel to Comoros?

The best time to visit the Comoros Islands is the dry season between May and November. During this period, tourists can easily explore the country and there is less threat of disasters.


Is the tap water in Comoros safe to drink?

Despite the extent of the pollution, the water quality in Comoros appears to be improving recently due to numerous programs introduced by the government. Tourists can also buy bottled water as an alternative source of drinking water from any store in the country.


Hello! How much comoros visa go to Nigeria??
ANDHUMDINE-EDINE

1 year ago

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Hey!) My name is ANDHUMDINE-EDINE! I am from comoros! I live comoros! How much is it to go Nigeria????

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