The eVISA for Ethiopia is an electronic travel authorization issued by the government of Ethiopia. The eVisa is an entry requirement to travel to and within Ethiopia. The Ethiopian eVISA is for touristic or family visit purposes.
Visitors who enter Ethiopia for tourism are required to present a valid eVISA at the port of entry.
The Ethiopian eVISA is a single-entry visa that authorizes entry into Ethiopia for thirty (30) or ninety (90) days depending on the applicant's selection.
The traveler’s passport must be valid for at least (6) months from arrival date in Ethiopia.
Approved eVISA holders can enter Ethiopia via Bole International Airport in Addis Adaba.
Citizens of all countries with his/her residence in one of the countries listed below are eligible for an Ethiopian e-VISA, including the United States, United Kingdom, China, Germany, Italy and Kenya.
|Israel||Italy||Japan||Korea North||Korea South|
|United Kingdom||United States|
The Ethiopian Government is constantly adding new countries to this list. If your country of Residence country is not mentioned in the below list, you will need to contact your nearest embassy or consulate.
All travelers who possess a valid passport can submit their Ethiopia eVISA application online here.
When you apply, you only need your passport information. If your application requires more documentation, you can provide it later on.
All visitors that have an approved eVISA must present the following documents upon arrival at the Ethiopian port of entry:
Ethiopia eVISA applicants will get updates and notifications via email regarding the status of their application. When it is completed and approved, the eVISA will be sent directly via email to the applicant.
Check the status of your application here.
To request an eVISA for Ethiopia, visitors are required to have a valid passport, credit card, and email address.
Please note that the information provided in the online eVisa application, including your name, date and place of birth, address, sex, nationality, and passport number, must appear exactly as shown on the passport or other appropriate travel document.
To apply for an Ethiopian eVISA, visitors can submit their online eVISA application here.