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Discover the streamlined process of obtaining your Ethiopia eVisa. Learn how to apply, requirements, and more for a hassle-free travel experience

Electronic visa for Ethiopia

E-visa to Ethiopia is available to passport holders from any country in the world.

In order to enter the country, every e-visa eligible traveler is required to apply for a visa. E-Visa To Ethiopia can be processed by online application to the consulate. African Union citizens can pay for the visa upon arrival at the airport by submitting the application online in advance on the website.

When filling out the application form, carefully read all important notices and guidelines that are indicated at each step of the application form. Our specialists will help you to properly complete your visa application documents.

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Please note that the validity of the Ethiopia e-visa starts from the date you intend to enter Ethiopia, not the date of issuance.

In addition, your passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the date you intend to enter Ethiopia.

Please note that the e-visa application fee is non-refundable.

For African nationals who are unable to pay for the e-visa online, it is possible to apply online and pay in cash upon arrival at Bole Addis Ababa International Airport.

What documents do I need to get an e-visa to Ethiopia?



Travel passport

valid for 6 months

Payment receipt of state duty

Valid e-mail address

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Validity period

30 days or 90 days

Number of entries



from 3 days

Travel purposes

non-business related

Do I need an e-visa to travel in transit through Ethiopia?

If you do not plan to leave the international zone of Ethiopia airport, you do not need an e-visa to Ethiopia. Otherwise, you need to apply for an e-visa to Ethiopia.

How many times can I enter Ethiopia on an e-visa?

The e-visa is a single-entry visa.

Do my children need to get an e-visa from Ethiopia?

Yes. Every traveler who wants to go to Ethiopia must obtain a visa, including children.

How do I know if my visa has been approved?

We will notify you by email as soon as the Ethiopian government approves your visa.

Have questions about your visa application?

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