Gabon visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Gabonese Visa is not required for Nigerians

Stay Duration: days

Entry Requirements

  • Nigerians visiting Gabon require an eVisa to enter the country. 
  • Nigerians visiting Gabon must have a passport valid for six months. 
  • Nigerians visiting Gabon must have a return or onward ticket and a proof of accommodation. 
  • Nigerians visiting Gabon with pets must have a health certificate and a proof of rabies vaccination. 
  • Nigerians visiting Gabon must check for hepatitis A, hepatitis B, typhoid, yellow fever, rabies, meningitis, polio, measles, mumps and rubella (MMR), Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis), chickenpox, shingles, pneumonia and influenza vaccinations.
  • Direct flight options are available from Lagos to Libreville International Airport in Libreville, offered by Arik Air. 
  • Direct flights between Lagos and Libreville typically lasts for about 1 hours and 45 minutes, while connecting flights from other parts of Nigeria and Gabon takes up to 2 hours and 10 minutes.
  • While Gabon  is home to a diverse religious demography, Christianity, Islam and Traditionalist are the three main religions  currently  practised by a vast majority of Gabon’s population.
  • The exchange rate between the Nigerian Naira and the Central African Franc is currently at 1 NGN =1.63  XAF. 
  • Because the time zone currently in use in Gabon is the West Africa Standard Time ( GMT +1 ), the same timezone as Nigeria.
  • Getting around in Gabon is possible with the various public means of transportation available, this includes passenger boats, trains, taxis, mini buses and domestic flights. 
  • Gabon uses a type C adapter for visitors travelling with chargeable devices.
  • Gabon has a hot and humid climate, with the rainy season, usually occurring from March to May.
  • The best time to visit Gabon is is during the drier season of May to September.
  • Because French is the official language in Gabon and English isn't widely spoken too,  visitors will have to pick up basic phrases in French to help navigate communication with the  people. 

Frequently Asked Questions


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1 year ago

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