About the Rwanda

Rwanda officially the Republic of Rwanda  is a sovereign state in centra land east Africa. Located a few degrees south of the Equator, Rwanda is bordered by Uganda, Tanzania, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. All of Rwanda is at high elevation, with a geography dominated by mountains in the west, savanna in the east, and numerous lakes throughout the country. The climate is temperate to subtropical, with two rainy seasons and two dry seasons every year.

  • Capital
  • Kigali
  • Rwanda, Capital

Time difference between India and Rwanda

Rwanda is 3:30 hours behind India.

 Travel distance between India and Rwanda- 5901.32 Km


  • Kigali International Airport (KGL)
  • Kamemebe Airport
  • Gisenyi Airport
  • Names of the airlines
  • Qatar Airways
  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • South African Airways
  • Delta
  • Kenya Airways
  • Brussels Airlines

NOTE: No airlines flying direct from India to Rwanda

Travel Cost  -INR 24,853


Rwandan franc

Compare it to Rs- 1 Indian Rupee (INR)= 10.90 Rwandan Franc (RWF)

Indian Associations

  • Malayalee Association (RMA)
  • Temples
  • Schools
  • Languages
  • Indian Restaurants
  • Life of Indian there
  • Population of Indians there

Over 1,500 Indians living in Rwanda are involved in all kinds of business that include among others, industries, education, construction, infrastructure, ICT and telecommunication.

Visa Process In Rwanda


Visas for Rwanda are required by all nationals referred to in the chart above, except:

  1. Nationals of Germany, Sweden, the UK and the USA for stays up to three months.
  2. All travellers require a yellow fever vaccination certificate.

Note: Nationals not referred to in the chart are advised to contact the embassy to check visa requirements for Rwanda.

Visa note: 

A single-entry visa on arrival is only available to nationals who do not have a Rwandan embassy or consulate in their country.

Types and cost: 

Single-entry visa: £20; multiple-entry visa: £35.


90 days.


Transit visas are valid for 72 hours.

Application to: