visas and entry requirements
When visiting Malawi for a period of up to 90 days, travelers from UK, Commonwealth countries, the USA, Canada, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and Ireland. Before departing for Malawi, check with the nearest Malawian Consulate or Embassy for any possible changes regarding the visa requirements. Passports must carry a validity of 6 months beyond intended date of departure from Malawi. All visitors must have a return or onward tickets, all documents necessary for return or onward journeys and sufficient funds for their duration of stay.
Until 2008 a separate Departure Tax was payable in US$ notes on leaving Malawi's international airports. This is now incorporated into the cost of the flight tickets and no separate payment need now be made. Departure tax on domestic flights is just
MWK1035 (approx US$2).