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Anyone traveling to Samoa needs a visa, regardless of whether you’re traveling for tourism or Business, for a year out, or for a new life as a permanent migrant. The Samoa visa system is one of the world’s most advanced. ETA provides authorization to travel to and enter Samoa and is electronically linked to your passport.
We provide a Quick, Easy, and Secure process to obtaining your India e-Visa with concierge services. Our advisers check your Samoa Application before submission on multiple occasions to ensure no error has been committed for authorization.
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Foreign nationals from the following countries with a valid passport are eligible to apply online for an Samoa eVisa:
a dedicated team that can accommodate your needs while traveling.No standing in line at consulates and embassies Multiple return options.
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Our application service is simple to use, hassle-free with a focus on accuracy. We provide 3 levels of processing and You can obtain your visa from any device.
Our application service is simple to use, hassle-free with a focus on accuracy. Our advisors check your Samoa Application before submission on multiple occasions to ensure no error has been committed for authorization. In case of information inaccuracy at the point of data entry, an advisor from our follow-up team will contact you via email/phone at your convenience, to allocate 24×7 Email updates and support.
eVisa provides 3 levels of processing: Premier, Elite, and World Concierge and our processing service include weekends & national holidays to suit your travel needs.
If you do not satisfy the requirements for applying ETA online, please apply through a travel agent, airline, or an Samoa visa office. If you are not available for an ETA VISA, you can still apply for another electronic visiting visa.
It is important that you are very careful when you enter your personal details. You will have an opportunity to review all the details you have provided and can change the details at any time until you confirm all details as correct.
If you have made an error, it is important that you correct it before proceeding. Once you have confirmed the details, your credit card will be debited for the non-refundable service charge.
If you find out later that you have made a mistake, you will need to make a new application (and incur another service charge). We cannot change the details on an ETA once it has been issued.
Note: If your ETA details do not match your passport details you might experience delays when boarding your aircraft or be refused entry into Samoa.
No. You do not need to arrange your transportation into the country before applying for an ETA. Whether you are traveling by boat or plane, it’s okay to apply for your ETA anytime before or after your confirmed ticket.
A visa takes anywhere from 2 days to 15+ days to process in the Samoa Embassy/Consulate depending on the consulate that we need to send the application. The processing time for a visa is dependent on several factors and can change without notice at the consulate’s discretion.
All US Citizens require a visa and a US passport to travel to Samoa, whether for business or tourism. MOST foreign nationals require a visa.
The currency used throughout the country is the Samoan Tala. Credit cards are accepted in major hotels, restaurants, and shops. It is recommended to take out cash or exchange money at the airport as there will not be many opportunities to do so after arriving at the resorts.
The two main forms of transportation within the country are local buses and taxis. It is also an easy destination to navigate in a rental car or scooter.
Samoan is the national language. English is widely spoken, especially in Apia and for business purposes.
Samoa uses the same type of plug/outlet, as you would find in New Zealand and Australia, the type I plug with slanted prongs. The voltage is 230V therefore North American travelers will need an adapter converter for their electrical appliances.
Wi-Fi is available via hotspots in resorts, restaurants, and at the airport. Blue Sky Samoa and Lava Spot offer pay-by-the-minute hot spots.
Samoa is a fantastic holiday destination for children of all ages.
Despite the costs normally related to an overseas holiday, Samoa is a very inexpensive holiday destination.
No, citizens of the U.S.A. can stay in Samoa indefinitely.
Yes, you can extend your duration of stay at the Samoa Immigration Department.
Dengue fever and Chikungunya may be present, and the Zika virus is considered a risk. Mosquito nets and insect repellents should be used. Malaria isn’t considered a problem in Samoa.
No. If you have a family member, you will have to apply for an application. Even if your child is traveling under your passport, they will need their own application.
Yes, kindly use his/her ID information alongside your personal information when completing the online application form. Please use your child’s (dependants) identification data requested at the time of completion when adding another traveler to your application. There are no exceptions regarding age.
The official languages of Samoa are Samoan and English. English is spoken in all tourist areas.
A visa is not required when traveling as a tourist from Canada or the United States for up to 30 or 90 days, respectively. Travelers must have an onwards ticket and a passport that is valid for 6 months past the date of entry into the country.
Due to its location close to the equator, Samoa is hot and humid all year round. The dry season is from May to October thus being the best time weather-wise to visit the country.
Dial 911 in an emergency if you need an ambulance, the police or fire service. If calling from your mobile phone, dial +685 911.
Traditional local souvenirs from Samoa include baskets, bags, and fine mats woven from pandanus fiber; lava, lava (local sarong); Siapo cloth artwork, coconut oil beauty products, and woodcarving such as canoes or ‘aver (kava) bowls.
Be sure to pack bug repellent, as the mosquitoes can be quite bothersome. Do not forget sunscreen with at least an SPF of 30 and reef shoes to protect against cuts from coral.
Apart from your normal tropical holiday attire, it’s a good idea to bring some mosquito repellent and sunscreen. You can buy these items in Samoa, however, resorts and gift shops sometimes inflate prices in tourist areas.
Others can stay just for a period of 60 days without a visa whereas citizens of EU countries can stay for up to 90 days.
You can stay in Samoa for up to 60 days. Only EU citizens are allowed to stay in Samoa for up to 90 days regarding the agreement between these countries. You can also increase this duration with a simple extension process at the Immigration Department in Samoa.
We recommend that you drink bottled water, which is easily available and affordable.
We provide assistance with an aim to reduce your time spent and minimise difficulties experienced with online and offline Visa application processes, which will be in turn verified by our advisory team to avoid any decline of approval.