Mexico visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Mexico

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Mexican Visa.


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • Credit/debit card or PayPal account for payment.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs (2 x 2” in dimension) taken in white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Copy of return flight ticket with e-Ticket Number
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • A police report showing the traveler does not have a criminal record.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • If staying with a friend/relative, you must provide a cover letter which includes the address and ID of the person.

Mexico Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Mexico


Mexico is one of the top tourist destinations in the world. The country is known for its beaches, culture and UNESCO World Heritage Sites. There are a plethora of beaches in the country with the most popular being the resort town of Cancun. University students during their spring break make the resort their top destination during this period. Other beaches include the beach in Acapulco, Cabo San Lucas, Mazunte, etc. Activities to be carried out on the beaches in Mexico include surfing, snorkeling, cliff diving, and fishing.
 
Tourism in Mexico is the third-largest source of income for Mexico. The country is one of the most visited countries in the world and the second-most visited countries in the Americas. In 2017, the number of visitors in Mexico was close to 40 million which was up 12 percent from 2016. It has been estimated that the number is going to increase at a rate of about 4.2 million per year.
 
Foreigners visiting Mexico will not be allowed entry into or exit from Mexico with more than $10,000 or its equivalent in any currency. Punishment for drug-related crimes are very severe and those who are caught engaging in any of these offenses will be jailed for a long period of time. 

Types of Mexico Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 6 - 8 weeks 180 days
Business visa 6 - 8 weeks 180 days
Student visa 6 - 8 weeks 1 year

General Requirements for Mexico Visa


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • Credit/debit card or PayPal account for payment.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs (2 x 2” in dimension) taken in white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation
  • Copy of return flight ticket with e-Ticket Number
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country, e.g. verification from applicant’s employer.
  • A police report showing the traveler does not have a criminal record.
  • Medical Insurance.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • If staying with a friend/relative, you must provide a cover letter which includes the address and ID of the person.

Mexico Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

32.00 (USD)

Business visa

32.00 (USD)

Student visa

32.00 (USD)

Mexico Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

Address: 39 Usuma Street, Maitama District, Abuja - Nigeria

Website: embamex.sre.gob.mx/nigeria/

Email: embnigeria@sre.gob.mx

Phone: (+234) 9 462 0630 / (+234) 9 462 0632

Frequently Asked Questions


Has Donald Trump built a wall over Mexico??
As of January 2019, no new miles of barriers had been built so far under President Trump, though it is rumored some construction is expected to begin soon.

What is the chief religion of Mexico??
Catholic Christianity is the dominant religion in Mexico, representing about 83% of the total population as of 2010.

Can I apply for a Mexico visa online??
Mexico visa application can only be applied in person. Check with your nearest consulate if you need to make an appointment.

What is the usual processing time for a Mexico visa??
Mexico visa typically takes 2 days for processing. After you appear in person and submit your documents, you will be asked to pick up your passport the next day or two days after. 

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1 year ago

Me too will like to know if the embassy is open for application and I also want to know how I can book appointment too in Lagos Nigeria.


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1 year ago

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