Yes - A visa is required for travel to Ukraine

Friday, August 7, 2020

Temporary entry suspension: Please be advised that Ukraine has suspended entry for all nationalities for two weeks. This is a rapidly changing situation. Travisa is monitoring the situation closely so check our website for updates.

A valid passport and missionary visa are required to travel to Ukraine.

Send these documents to Travisa


Passport Requirements:

Original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay in Ukraine, with at least two blank passport pages available for Ukrainian visa stamp. Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for Ukraine visa stamps.


Ukraine Visa Application Form:

One signed and notarized Ukraine visa application form. After placing your order, fill out the application form found in your application kit.

Washington, D.C. and San Francisco:The Consulate of the Ukraine has instituted a web-based visa application form. The application must be completed online and then printed. Details can be found in your application kit. We cannot process your visa request if you do not complete the application form online. The printed confirmation page must be included with all other supporting documents needed to obtain your visa.


Photo Requirements:

One recent, identical, 2 x 2 passport photograph, in color, front view and with a plain/light background.

OR - you can upload a photo when you place your order, instead of providing physical passport photos.


Letter Of Invitation:

An original detailed letter of invitation from the host organization or sponsor in the Ukraine explaining the relationship to the applicant and the purpose of travel to Ukraine. In addition, the letter must indicate the length of stay, place of stay, and host’s name, residential status and contact information. Under the signature, the applicant will need the Seal of an official of the Ministry of Culture of the Ukraine on Religious Matters or the department on religious matters of the city where the sponsoring organization is registered.


Proof of Sufficient Funds:

San Francisco: You must provide proof that you possess sufficient funds. Your financial details must:

  • Include 3 of your most recent bank statements
  • Display your full name


Special Instructions:

Within 45 days from the moment of entry into the Ukraine, a holder of the long-term one-entry visa (Missionary Visa) should legalize his status in Ukraine (apply to relevant authorities in Ukraine for a permanent/temporary residence permit or special stamp to the passport).

This is Travisa's service order form, where you will provide your contact and shipping information, choose the visa processing needed and make your payment. You must print the completed form and send it to Travisa with all other supporting documents.

Click here for Ukraine Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

Register your trip with the US Embassy:

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. Registration notifies the US Embassy in each country of your travel plans and enrolls you in the State Department travel advisory and warnings program. Feel more secure about your international travels by having Travisa register your trip with the US Department of State; simply complete the form on your visa application kit after placing your order.

Non-refundable tickets or reservations should not be purchased until all visas and passports are secured and in your possession.

How to Apply for a Visa to Ukraine

  • Review the requirements to apply for your visa
  • Gather your documents and complete the forms
  • Ship your documents to our office

Where to Apply for Your Ukrainian Visa

Residents of these states apply for a visa in New York :

Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont

Travisa - New York
60 E. 42nd Street, Suite 106-107 Lobby
New York, NY 10165
Tel: 877-876-3266

Residents of these states apply for a visa in San Francisco :

Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming

Travisa - San Francisco
555 Montgomery Street, Suite 700
San Francisco, CA 94111
Tel: 877-876-3266

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Washington, DC :

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia

Travisa - Washington, DC
4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 250
Washington, DC 20008
Tel: 877-876-3266

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Travisa :

Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and Wisconsin

Please contact the nearest embassy or consulate directly.
Tel: 877-876-3266