Latest Update – Ethiopia Temporary Ban On Visa on arrival and E-Visa options

The Ethiopian Immigration has suspended the issuance of visa on arrival and e-visa provisions for all passengers effective 18 June 2021 until further notice

This does not apply to:

  • Foreign passport holders of Ethiopian origin, with or without the Ethiopian ID (usually referred to as YELLOW CARD), shall be accepted to enter Ethiopia per the previous arrangement before the introduction of the temporary ban in place,
  • Foreign nationals who secured online visa before the introduction of the temporary ban shall be accepted provided that there is no Ethiopian Embassy or Consulate in the country of their residence,
  • Transfer and layover passengers shall be accepted per the previous arrangement,
  • All nationals who have a resident permit to Ethiopia shall be accepted whether their permit is expired or not.

NOTE: Please contact the Ethiopian Embassy or Consulate nearest to you for visa-related inquiries.

Ethiopian Travel Agency (888) 576-2854

Ethiopian Travel Agency
Please note: Ethiopian Travel Agency is not related to Ethiopian Airlines and Ethiopian Embassy