Yes - A visa is required for travel to Bolivia

Monday, April 6, 2020

A valid passport and student visa are required to visit Bolivia.

Send these documents to Travisa


Passport Requirements:

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


Bolivia Visa Application Form:

The Consulate of Bolivia has instituted a web-based visa application form. Please log onto the consular website to download the visa application form. Details can be found at Choose the appropriate visa type for which you are applying and fill in all application fields. The completed application must be printed and submitted with all other application documents.


Photo Requirements:

Two recent, identical, 2 x 2 passport photographs, 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 Acceptance:

You must provide a letter of acceptance from the college or university you will be attending. The letter must:
- Include student's full name as listed in his or her passport.
- Outline the full dates of study.
- Provide details of the student's accommodations during the course of study.
- Include details on the courses which the student will be undertaking.
- Be signed and dated on official school letterhead paper.


Academic Qualifications:

You must provide the following academic documents which must be legalized by the Consulate of Bolivia: (1) diploma, (2) school transcript, (3) copy of the student exchange agreement or interagency agreement between the academic institutions. You must also provide a certified copy of or original acceptance letter issued by the school where you will be studying in Bolivia.


Proof of Travel Arrangements:

Computer generated flight itinerary from the airline or a travel agency or copy of airline ticket showing entry and departure from Bolivia. The name on the ticket must match the name on the passport.


Criminal Record:

An original, notarized police report or good conduct record provided by local police department carrying the official stamp or seal

Miami: You must provide a letter of clearance issued by the FBI. A local police report is not accepted.


Medical Requirements:

A copy of your medical report is required. The medical report must be issued by a licensed physician who must sign each copy and must certify that the applicant is free of any contagious disease (must include an ELISA analysis for HIV). The license number and address of the physician should appear on each copy. Medical reports should be used within three months from the date of issuance.


Proof of Sufficient Funds:

Evidence of sufficient funds. Your financial details must:
- Include a copy of your most recent bank statement or credit statement. The statement must show the available proof of funds for international travel.
- Display your name as it appears in your passport.
- Minors must provide a copy of their parent's bank or credit card statement.

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 Bolivia Consular Fees and Visa Processing Times

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 Bolivia

  • 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 Bolivian Visa

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Houston :

Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas

Travisa - Houston
2 Greenway Plaza Suite 200
Houston, TX 77046
Tel: 877-876-3266

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Los Angeles :

Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota,Utah, Washington and Wyoming

Travisa - Los Angeles
5757 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 570
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Tel: 877-876-3266

Residents of these states apply for a visa in Miami :

Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, South Carolina and Tennessee

Travisa - Miami
169 E. Flager Street Suite 1522
Miami, FL 33131
Tel: 877-876-3266

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

Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, 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 Washington, DC :

Delaware, District of Colombia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin

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