Here is how much it costs to get a passport in Africa

We look at passport fees across the continent.

Passport fees of African passports

Following the recent launch of the new Nigerian international electronic passport, Business Insider Sub Saharan Africa takes a look at travel documents across the continent.

Here is how much it costs to get an e-passport in nine African countries:

Kenya

  • Fee - 32 Pages for $44, 48 pages for $59 and 64 Pages for $74
  • Validity - 10 years

Ethiopia

  • Fee - $90 for 32 pages and $165 for 64 Pages
  • Validity - 5 years

Gambia

  • Fee - $61
  • Validity - 5 years

Morocco 

  • Fee - $50 
  • Validity - 5 years

Somalia

  • Fee - $150 for Somalis outside Somalia and $100 for Somalis
  • Validity - 5 years

South Africa

  • Fee - $14
  • Validity - 10 years

Tanzania

  • Fee - $67.5
  • Validity - 10 years

Tunisia

  • Fee - $20
  • Validity - 5 years
  • Note: Not an e-passport

Zimbabwe

  • Fee - $53
  • Validity - 10 years

Nigeria

  • Fee - $90
  • Validity - 5 years (32-page)

* Effective February 2019

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