Visa Requirements for Ethiopia
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Visa Not Required
Passport holders of 2 countries can travel to Ethiopia without prior visa, eVisa, or on-arrival visa.
Visa On Arrival
Visa to travel in Ethiopia can be obtained at airports and other borders crossings for Passport holders of 1 country.
- Visa On Arrival90 daysCurrently, credit card payment transactions are not accepted when applying for e-Visa.
Visa on arrival is obtainable only at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.
eVisa holders must arrive via Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.
eVisas are available for 30 or 90 days.
Passport holders for 167 countries can obtain an electronic visa / authorization prior to arrival to travel to Ethiopia.
- eVisaObtainable online
Printed visa authorization must be presented at the time of travel
Electronic Visa holders must arrive at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport
Visa on arrival for holders of Diplomatic, Service, and Official passports
Visa on arrival at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport if attending meetings, seminars, or workshops organized by the African Union, provided they present an invitation letter stating the purpose of travel
Visa on arrival at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, provided they present an invitation letter issued to participants of the UNECA (United Nations Economic Commission for Africa) conferences and meetings held at the U.N conference centre in Addis Ababa
All visitors are fingerprinted upon entry
eVisa / On Arrival
On-Arrival visa or an electronic visa / authorization is available to passport holders of 52 countries to travel to Ethiopia.
Pre-arranged Visa Required
Prior to arrival at Ethiopia, passport holders of 7 countries must obtain a visa at their corresponding consulate of Ethiopia. Additional travel conditions (such as Visas to other countries) may waive this requirement.
Information last updated on .