e-Visa Ethiopia

Once you have filled in your application and validated your payment, you will receive your Electronic Visa by email. Lead times between processing and obtaining the e-Visa Approval are generally short.

The services provided aim to help out Internet uses handling their travel documents.

As soon as you receive your e-Visa by email, you will be able to enter Ethiopia.

Eligibility requirements

Electronic System Travel Authorization

You have the right to apply for the Ethiopian Tourist e-Visa if you meet the following conditions:
– The stay in Ethiopia doesn’t exceed 30 days.
– Your passport was legally issued by an eligible country for Ethiopian e-Visa.
– Your passport is valid for at least 6 months at the date of arrival.

Nationals of all countries of the globe are eligible for Ethiopian Tourist e-Visa.


Electronic Visa for a whole family

Since an e-Visa request is individual, you need to submit an application for each member of the family.

Response to Ethiopian Tourist e-Visa Request

For the vast majority of requests, a response is received within 3 business days.
Some requests may require a longer response time. Therefore, we recommend to apply for the e-Visa at least 5 days before your departure.

If you change your email address, do not hesitate to contact our Customer Service to update your file.

Approved e-Visa holders can enter Ethiopia via Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa. Entry via other ports is not allowed.

The validity of Ethiopian e-Visa starts from intended date to enter Ethiopia and not from date of issue.

Tourist e-Visa Ethiopia

The Ethiopian Tourist e-Visa is an Electronic visa issued by the Ethiopian Government, allowing eligible travelers to visit the country for a maximum stay of 30 days for tourism as the main purpose. It is single-entry and valid for 30 days from date of arrival.

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