Visa application / entry requirements: Ethiopia

AUTHORITY

SERVISUM Berlin

all German States, independent of residence


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL VISA CATEGORIES

  • visa application form
    see on the right

  • passport
    original, at least valid for 6 months after journey

  • passport picture
    original, biometric, photo requirements

  • proof of entry and exit
    e.g. flight reservation

    non-German applicants
  • current residence registration (Meldebescheinigung) (if EU citizen) or
  • valid residence permit for Germany (if not EU citizen)


    FOR TOURIST VISA

    additional to minimum requirements above

    • hotel confirmation

      There are no regular tourist visas for Ethiopia issued at the moment.

    FOR BUSINESS VISA

    additional to minimum requirements above

    • approval letter
      from Immigration Office in Ethiopia

    • company letter 
      from employer in Germany (sample)

PLEASE NOTE:

At the moment the embassies and consulates (worldwide) do not issue tourist visas for Ethiopia until further notice. 

Travellers are advised to have their visa issued upon arrival or apply for an E-Visa (for tourists) online in advance. 

The E-Visa can be applied for via https://www.evisa.gov.et  

HANDLING TIME (nlow)
minimum one week
embassy is closed on Tuesdays and Thursdays


Website of the embassy: http://aethiopien-botschaft.de



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

 
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Embassy fees

FOR GERMANS

T=Tourist, B=Business

T/B:

36,00 €

(1 month single)

Application form

Please save the PDF file on your computer before completing.

Application form

Please attach this SERVISUM-Order Form to your assignment. Not required for E-Visa.

You can place an order for the pre-check and/or the pick-up of your documents via using the visafinder.