Ethiopia FAQs

What is an Ethiopian eVisa?
It is an official document which provides authorization to travel to and from Ethiopia and is electronically linked to your passport.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 12:37 PM
Can I enter anywhere with this eVisa for tourism or only certain places/border posts?
Currently, the Ethiopian Government only allows travelers with this eTourist Visa to enter via the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. Entry via other p...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 12:39 PM
How will I receive my eVisa for tourism to Ethiopia, via email or by mail post?
The visa will be sent to you by email in PDF format. You need to print this document and take it with you when you travel.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 12:40 PM
I will ONLY be in transit (Not leave the airport) in Ethiopia, do I still need to apply for the visa online?
No, you do not require an e-Visa for transit flights in Ethiopia. If you want to leave or go out of the airport transit area to visit Addis Ababa then you w...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 12:41 PM
Where can I read more about Ethiopia?
Below are some useful links to learn more about Ethiopia. Ethiopia evisa – Because the future is now Ethiopia visa application form Ethiopia visa fee ...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 12:41 PM
What happens if I travel with children?
If traveling with children, make sure you are in possession of a valid birth certificate and/or adoption certificate, as appropriate, to avoid last-minute i...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 12:44 PM
How many entries comes with the eVisa to Ethiopia?
One, its a single entry visa.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 12:44 PM
How long is the visa valid for, and how does the validity work?
Unlike many Visas that starts its validity from the date it's issued, the Ethiopian eVisa's validity starts from when you intend on entering the ...
Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 at 4:52 PM
I'm an Ethiopian National but reside in a different country. Can I still apply?
Yes. If you apply from a country other than the country of your nationality, then you will be required to show the residence permit when you arrive in Ethio...
Tue, 17 Jul, 2018 at 1:33 PM
What documents do I need to apply for an Ethiopia eVisa?
We require the following to submit your application: Passport with at least 6-month validity A scanned copy of passport bio page Passport sized photo ...
Wed, 18 Jul, 2018 at 5:02 PM