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Paying for visa on arrival. Which currency?

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Paying for visa on arrival. Which currency?

Hi All, We are travelling to Nairobi tomorrow for the first time and have downloaded the visa forms ready for arrival but unsure which currency we should be paying for them in. Is sterling okay? or is it cheaper to use kenyan shillings or dollars? Thanks

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Better to pay in dollars 25$ each

Cologne, Germany
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they won't accept kenyan shillings, only hard currency

Mombasa, Kenya
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hi!

yes they stopped accepting pound sterling and the only currency you can pay for the visa is using US Dollars.

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Thanks for such quick responses. We will get some dollars out at the airport. Just relying on ATM's at the other end for Kenyan shillings. That okay do you think? It's what we always do (Nation wide Flexi card) but never been to Kenya before - assuming that there is no problem!?

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no problem at all with ATM's in Kenya. Easiest way to get Ksh.

Safari njema,

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