Are you planning a trip to Tanzania and need to have visa and application forms processed as soon as possible?

Are you planning a safari trip to Tanzania and Kenya or is your company looking to do business in Tanzania, putting you in need of a business travel visa?

If yes, A1 Passport & Visa Express is the place to turn to.

Located in Washington D.C., A1 Passport & Visa Express has helped myriad individuals and businesses simplify their international travels through our passport and visa services.

We understand how many hoops you may have to jump through to travel to a different country, which is why we try to make it as easy as possible for our customers to have all of the requisite documents and photos they need in place.

Please visit the requirements on our site and let our office know if you have any questions about obtaining a tourist visa or business visa for Tanzania, contact us today.

Step 1: Collect Documents

Tourist Visa



Proof of Travel

    • A clear copy of round trip airline itinerary or tickets.


A1 Order Form

Business Visa



    • 1 Application Form, fully completed and signed
    • Proof of Travel

        • Copy of round trip airline tickets or itinerary, or letter of confirmation from travel agent.


A1 Order Form

Company Letter

  • A company letter of intent and financial responsibility (Sample) typed on the company’s stationery stating the following information: Introducing the applicant, stating the applicant’s position with the company.
    • Purpose of trip and a brief description of type of duties to be performed
    • Name of company/contacts
    • Financial responsibility for the applicant including return airfare.
    • This letter should be signed by an officer or a superior within your company and not the applicant.
  • Please address your letter to:
    • Embassy of Tanzania, Visa Section, Washington D.C.

Step 2: Fees

A-1 Service Fee:

$85.00 Per 7-10 days Visa
$110.00 Per 3-4 days Visa
$145.00 Per 2 business days visa
$170.00 Per 1 business day visa- Same day/Next day

Consular Fee:

$100 Per Visa – Stay up to 30 days (10 business days processing)
$120 Per Visa – Stay up to 30 days express (5 business days processing)
$150 – Stay up to 30 days rush (2 business days processing)
$200 – Stay up to 30 days emergency (1 business day processing)

All are valid for 1 year


Return Shipping Fees

Priority Overnight$281-3 Passports
Priority Overnight$314+ Passports
Saturday Delivery$411-3 Passports

Please be advised that the shipping fee for some states are slightly higher than the ones mentioned above. Your receipt should indicate the fee differences also the above rates apply to most Continental USA. Higher rate applies to Alaska, Puerto Rico, Hawaii and US Virgin Islands.

Calculate: Consular Fee + A1 Service Fee + Shipping = Total Due


Step 3: Shipping

Please forward the completed requirements detailed above to:

A-1 Passport & Visa Express,
Washington D.C. 20005

Your visa documents will be hand carried to the embassy and the normal processing time is usually 5 business days.