Transit Visa


Transit Visa is available to citizens of all countries except ECOWAS nationals who do not require visa to visit Nigeria and other countries which Nigeria has entered into visa abolition agreements.

Class of Persons Eligible to Transit Visa

Foreign Travelers wishing to enter Nigeria for onward destination outside the country.

Required Documents

  • Passport valid for at least 6 months with at least 2 blank visa pages for endorsement.

  • Two (2) recent passport sized (35/40mm) photographs.

  • Confirmed ticket to destination outside Nigeria.

  • Evidence of sufficient funds.

  • Evidence of Hotel Reservation.


7 days Maximum period of stay.

Caution: Note that this Visa is not valid for employment. 

               Applicant may be invited for an interview if necessary.


48 hours from receipt of application.

Download and complete form IMM/22A (PDF, 228KB)



The Nigerian Embassy

At the Nigerian Embassy in Tunis, we strive to deliver effective and qualitative consular and visa services to Nigerian Citizens and intending visitors to Nigeria.
The Embassy welcomes your sujestions / recommendations as a prelude to improving its service delivery.

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