Ethiopia Visa for Americans



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90 days



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Frequently Asked Questions

Do Indians need a visa for Ethiopia?

Yes, Indian citizens who want to visit Ethiopia must get a visa before travelling for tourism purposes. Indian nationals can easily obtain an Ethiopia e-visa online by applying on Atlys.

Ethiopia visa requirements

You require the following documents to apply on Atlys:

  • Valid passport: Ensure your passport has sufficient validity beyond your intended stay in Ethiopia.

  • Passport photos: Provide two clear, full-colour passport-size photos of yourself. With Atlys visa photo maker, you can turn any photo into the required visa photo.

Ethiopia visa fees for Indians

The cost of a single-entry Ethiopia e-visa is ₹8550*. This price includes the government visa fee and the Atlys service fee.

*The Ethiopia visa cost will be charged per the exchange rate on the day of the application.

How do you get an Ethiopia visa from India?

The process of applying through Atlys is extremely simple:

  1. Start application: Begin your Ethiopia e-visa application journey by visiting Atlys.

  2. Upload or take your photo: You can upload an existing photo or take a new one directly through Atlys using your smartphone or laptop and turn it into a visa photo.

  3. Provide your details: Fill in the required personal and travel information accurately.

  4. Finalise and pay: After reviewing your application, you can check out and pay the visa fees. You will then receive real-time updates about your visa status.

Ethiopia e-visa sample

This is what the Ethiopia e-visa will look like:

How long does it take to get an Ethiopia visa from India?

With Atlys, the Ethiopia e-visa processing time is 5 business days.

How do you check your Ethiopia visa status?

Through Atlys:

To check the status of your Ethiopia visa, follow these simple steps:

  1. Download the Atlys app.

  2. Scroll down until you reach the "My Documents" section.

  3. Inside "My Documents," find your Ethiopia visa.

  4. Click on your visa to access its current status.

What is the duration of stay for the Ethiopia visa?

The Ethiopian visa is valid for 90 dayS. It allows a single entry for a 30-day stay.

Embassy detail and emergency contact

For Indians travelling to Ethiopia, the contact details for the Indian Embassy are as follows: 

  • Phone: +251 11 123 5538 (Addis Ababa) 

  • Address: Djibouti St, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 

In case of emergencies in Ethiopia, including medical, fire, or crime situations, dial 911 to contact local emergency response teams.

Vaccinations required to visit Ethiopia

Vaccinations required to visit Ethiopia vary depending on your travel plans and medical history. However, certain vaccinations are recommended for most travellers to Ethiopia, including:

  • Routine vaccinations

  • Hepatitis A

  • Typhoid

  • Yellow fever

  • Hepatitis B

  • Rabies

  • Meningitis

Discussing your travel itinerary with a healthcare professional before your travels is important to determine the vaccinations you need based on your past and current health status.

Port of entry

You can only enter Ethiopia with an e-visa through Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.

Can Indian nationals get an Ethiopian visa on arrival?

No, Indians cannot obtain an Ethiopian visa on arrival; you must apply for a visa before you go to Ethiopia. Indian nationals can apply online through Atlys.

Can I trust Atlys to handle my application?

Yes, Atlys uses encryption to protect your data. Additionally, Atlys is an AVA, so It is registered to help you obtain your Ethiopian visa.

Can I use my e-visa for multiple entries?

You cannot enter Ethiopia multiple times on an e-visa; the e-visa is a single-entry visa. To enter multiple times, you will need to reapply for a visa.

Can I extend my Ethiopian visa while I am there?

Yes, extending your visa while you are in Ethiopia is possible. You will need to visit the Head Office of Immigration and Citizen Service, where you will then apply for a visa extension. Keep in mind that you will need to apply for an extension before your visa expires.

What happens if my visa is denied?

At Atlys, you will receive a 100% refund of your visa fees, up to ₹8000, excluding the service fees. If your visa is rejected, you will be notified of the reason for rejection. You can reapply for your visa by fixing these rejection reasons. However, you will lose the funds if you apply through the government or other visa websites.

What happens if my Ethiopia e-visa application is delayed?

If your Ethiopia e-visa application is delayed, it could be due to factors such as high application volumes or technical issues.  Apply through Atlys, minimise the risk of delays and get your visa on time.

Do I need to visit the Embassy to apply for an e-visa to Ethiopia?

No, if you apply through Atlys, the entire process is online, and you will not need to visit the Embassy.

Do I need to print my Ethiopia e-visa?

Yes, you must print your e-visa before your trip to Ethiopia and bring a physical copy when you arrive at the airport.

What can affect the processing of my Ethiopian tourist visa?

Several factors can influence the processing of your Ethiopian tourist visa, including incomplete application documentation, delays in obtaining necessary approvals, high application volumes, and changes in visa policies or regulations.

When does the validity of my e-visa start?

The validity of your Ethiopian e-visa begins from the date you enter Ethiopia, as chosen during your application process, not from the date of issue.

How does the Ethiopia visa process work?

You can learn more about Ethiopia visa by reading here.