Visa application / entry requirements: Ethiopia

The embassy now only issues regular paper visas for diplomats.

German citizens can apply for an eVisa for a business or tourist stay of up to 90 days.


German citizens are entitled to apply for a so-called E-Visa (electronic visa) online. E-visas for Ethiopia entitle to a single entry with a maximum stay of 90 days.

How to apply for an e-visa through SERVISUM is shown in the black box on the right.

Please attach the SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment for regular visa.

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Embassy fees


T=Tourist, B=Business



30 days, single



30 days, single



90 days, single


We will be happy to obtain an E-Visa for Ethiopia for you.

Please fill in the E-Visa Application Form linked below and send it to us by e-mail together with the following documents:

  • scan of your passport 
    coloured, first double page with personal data
  • passport picture
    coloured, biometric, photo requirements

  • additional for business
  • letter of invitation
    from company in Ethiopia
  • business license
    of inviting company
  • tax certificate (TIN)
    from company in Ethiopia
  • contractual agreement
    between the inviting company and applicant

fees per person:
visa fee depending on visa categorie
+ 60,00 € (SERVISUM fee, plus VAT)
plus administration fee (4,50 €, incl. VAT, per order)

handling time: 
ca. 3 working days

E-Visa application form