Tourist E-visa to Ethiopia

Tourist E-Visa is mainly for sight-seeing and holidays. Most of these visas do not give the holder the right to work or start engaging in any business activity in the Ethiopia.

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Tourist E-visa to Ethiopia

Tourist E-Visa is mainly for sight-seeing and holidays. Most of these visas do not give the holder the right to work or start engaging in any business activity in the Ethiopia.

Check if you need a Travel Visa

To provide information regarding your eligibility & applicable fees, please select your citizenship.

How to obtain a Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US?

Ethiopia is an ancient country with a unique culture and heritage, history, and extraordinary biodiversity that are more than any other nation in Africa represented in a list of nine UNESCO’s world heritage sites. In Ethiopia, you can notice the fourth quite holiest Islamic city on the planet, together with the ancient towns south of the Sahara. Compelling antiquities include Lalibela and Gheralta 's medieval rock-hewn churches, 3,000-year-old palaces and temples, Gondar 's majestic castles of the 17th century, and the oldest human fossils discovered anywhere on the world. The application for an Ethiopia visa to us citizens is now being simplified by the issuing authorities.

Sunset over the omo river

You may apply online for a tourist e-visa to Ethiopia from the US. Travelers can only use this for purposes relating to tourism or other non-business purposes. It does not enable applicants to visit embassies or consulates and does not have complicated paperwork. The online process is really simple, more efficient than the conventional way of applying for a visa, and it helps you to have your approved e-Visa ready before you travel. It also saves your money, including hotel reservations and airfares because there are chances, you'd be refused a visa upon arrival. You can avoid lengthy queues at the airport.

The following nationalities are eligible for the Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US.


Algeria, Angola, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Benin, Botswana, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo Democratic Republic of the, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Liberia, Libya, Congo Republic of the, Cote d'Ivoire, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, The, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Lesotho, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Reunion, Rwanda, Niger, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe, Seychelles, South Africa, South Sudan, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Swaziland, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Egypt, Tanzania, Togo, Equatorial Guinea, Senegal.


Laos, Macau, Japan

Middle east

Azerbaijan, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Palestinian Territory, Turkey, Bahrain, Georgia, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Lebanon, Oman, Armenia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia.

Central America

Anguilla, Barbados, Belize, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Antigua, and Barbuda, Aruba, Bahamas, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Haiti, Curacao, Dominica, Honduras, Jamaica, Panama, Puerto Rico, Martinique, Netherlands Antilles, Sint Maarten, Trinidad and Tobago, US Virgin Islands, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Nicaragua, Montserrat, Saint Kitts and Nevis

Central Asia

Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Russia, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan


Albania, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, Finland, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, France, Holy See, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Kosovo, Monaco, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Montenegro, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Moldova, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Czech Republic, Denmark, United Kingdom, Andorra, Norway, Poland, Ukraine, Romania, San Marino, Liechtenstein, Portugal, Sweden, Switzerland.

North America

The United States, Bermuda, Canada, Mexico.


American Samoa, Australia, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu

South America

Argentina, Colombia, French Guiana, Guyana, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Venezuela, Paraguay, Suriname, Uruguay.

South Asia

India, Bangladesh, Maldives, Nepal, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan

South East Asia

Singapore, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, North Korea, Papua New Guinea, Brunei, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Cambodia, China, Timor-Leste, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Vietnam, South Korea

The Following Nationals are exempt from Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US: Djibouti and Kenya

The nationality of the applicant and validity of visa determines the cost of a Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from the US, Ethiopia Visa Cost which ranges from 52 and 72 USD. Please use our Visa widget to figure out the expense of your specific nationality. Additionally, we charge $10 USD as a service fee.

An application for a Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US can take 72 hours for processing. Applicants are recommended to apply after confirmation of their travel schedule.

A Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US is valid based on the Nationality for 90 days/ 30 days starts from the date of arrival to Ethiopia you selected while applying your application, not from the date of issue.

Visitors are permitted to visit for 90 days/ 30 days based on your Nationality using a Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US.

The passport of visitors, who are planning to visit Ethiopia using the Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US, needs to have at least six months' validity from the intended entry date to Ethiopia.

For Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US, it is advisable to carry the following documents with you:

  1. Passport of the visa applicant which should be valid for at least six months from the intended entry date to Ethiopia.
  2. Recent passport-size photo of the applicant.,

The applicant can enter Ethiopia by using the Ethiopia visa at any of the following international airports. Addis Ababa Bole International Airport

No. The Ethiopia tourist E-visa must be obtained prior to their entry into Ethiopia if the traveler in Ethiopia and holding a valid Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US can extend their visa once.

Ethiopian landscape in the tigray region

The traveler should bring a copy of the Tourist E-Visa to Ethiopia from US with them at the time of entry into Ethiopia.

No, with an Evisa Ethiopia, travelers are not allowed to establish residence in Ethiopia or to carry out any paying work.

Travelers with dual or multiple citizenships must choose which nationality and passport to use on their trip.

Yes. However, travelers applying for an Evisa Ethiopia must apply using the passport of the eligible country.

No. The applicant will receive an electronic visa, which does not require anything to be stamped prior to travel. An Evisa Ethiopia will be sent via email. The applicant should print out a copy of their visa before they travel and bring it with them to the port of entry.

When using a Business visa Ethiopia, you can use it for regular tourism, sight-seeing, and recreation reasons.

The applicant must clarify travel intentions by including the details of the Ethiopia contact person in Evisa Ethiopia application and should explain the purpose of the visit while interviewing for an Evisa Ethiopia.

No, the applicant need not visit Ethiopia consulate. Click2Visas will give you the approved E-visa via the e-mail address issued by the applicant for Evisa Ethiopia.

No. Only nationals of qualifying countries may apply for an Evisa Ethiopia. Please use our visa widget to verify whether you are an Evisa Ethiopia qualifier.

Yes, before traveling, all travelers must have a valid Evisa Ethiopia.

No, the validity period of the Evisa Ethiopia begins from the date specified on their application. The traveler can enter and exit Ethiopia on any date within this period.

No. The Evisa Ethiopia is simply an authorization to travel. It is up to the Ethiopian immigration authority to allow a traveler to enter Ethiopia upon arrival.