Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in the Russian Federation
Посольство Федеративной Демократической Республики Эфиопия в Российской Федерации
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Visa for Ethiopia

1. Visa Requirements:

  • Except for nationals of Kenya and Djibouti, visas are required for all other nationals traveling to Ethiopia. Visas should be obtained from the Ethiopian Embassy in Moscow before departure.

  • All visas will be valid from the date of issue.

  • Under a bilateral agreement signed between Ethiopia and Russia the diplomatic and Services passport holders of both countries do not need entry visas to travel to each other’s countries

2. TOURIST VISA ON ARRIVAL:

Tourist visas, can be issued valid up to three months on arrival at Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa for nationals and residents of the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Luxembourg, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea (South Korea), the Russian Federation, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America.

3. TOURIST VISA Requirement

  • A valid passport with at least six months before its expired date;

  • One recent passport-size photograph (3x4cm).

  • Copy of the passport.

  • A duly completed visa application form (Click here to download the application form)

  • Service fees will be paid through Cashier/Accountant.

  • Payable to Embassy of Ethiopia; See below for a chart of the visa types and associated fees (PDF version)

  • If all the necessary requirements are fulfilled, the visa can be issued within 15-20 minutes.

 

Tourist Visas

Visas

Types of Visa

Type of

passport

Duration

Number of

Entrance

Payment Fee

Requirement to get Visa

Requirement to get Visa

 

 

 

 

 

USD

Ruble

 

Tourist

Visa(VT)

VT

Ordinary

1 month

Single (S)

$40

2,400

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

one 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

 Filed a duly completed application form

Tourist

Visa(VT)

VT

Ordinary

3 months

Single (S)

$60

4,234

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

one 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filed a duly completed application form

Tourist

Visa(VT)

VT

Ordinary

3 months

Multiple (M)

$70

4,200

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

one 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filed a duly completed application form

Tourist

Visa(VT)

VT

Ordinary

6 Months

Multiple (M)

$80

4,800

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

one 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filed application forms prepared by

Embassy

Tourist

Visa(VT)

On Arrival

Ordinary

1 month

Single (s)

$50

3,529

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

One 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed application form

Tourist

Visa(VT)

On Arrival

Ordinary

3 months

Single (S)

$70

4,200

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

One 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed application form

Tourist

Visa(VT)

On Arrival

Ordinary

3 months

Multiple (M)

$80

4,800

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

One 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed application form

Tourist

Visa(VT)

On Arrival

Ordinary

6 Months

Multiple (M)

$100

6,000

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

One 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed application form

Transit

Visa(VI)

VI

Ordinary

For 12 hours

 

$25

1,500

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

one 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed application form

Transit

Visa(VI)

VI

Ordinary

For 24 hours

 

$40

2,400

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

one 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed application form

Transit

Visa(VI)

VI

Ordinary

For 48hours

 

$50

3,000

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

one 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed application form

Transit

Visa(VI)

VI

Ordinary

For 72hours

 

$60

3,600

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

one 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed application form

Transit

Visa(VI)

VI

Ordinary

2 times transit

for not less than

24 hours

 

$50

3,000

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions

one 3x4 photo

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled application forms prepared by

Embassy

Student

visa

 

Ordinary

   

$40

2,400

Document that show being students


4. Business VISA:

The following business visas (Employee of foreigner Investors (W-V), Government Employee (G-V), Non Governmental Organizations(N-V), Media/Journalist (J-V) and Employee of Private Enterprises (P-E) applicants should be approved by the Main Department For Immigration and Nationality Affairs in Ethiopia. And the following business visas types (Various Government business (G-I-V), Investment and Trade (I-V), Employees of Regional and International Organizations(R-I) and Short Term Meeting, Research, Workshop and Seminar(C-V)) applicants should attach an invitation letter from the receiving company in Ethiopia. The invitation letter should be addressed to the Ethiopian Embassy in Moscow explaining the purpose of the travels.

Armenian, Belarusian and Ukrainian Officials or Diplomats traveling with Diplomatic, Service Passports must bring an official letter from respective Ministries of Foreign Affairs.

Officials or Diplomats of other countries traveling with Diplomatic, official or service Passport must bring official letter from the appropriate Authorities or Embassies.

  • The passport must be valid for at least six months before expiry date.

  • One recent passport-size photograph (3x4).

  • Copy of passport.

  • An invitation letter from the host company in Ethiopia.

  • A completed visa application form (Click here to download the application form). (There are no service fees for Diplomatic and Services Passport)

  • Service fees will be paid through Cashier/Accountant; See below for a chart of the visa types and associated fees (PDF version)

  • If all the necessary requirements are fulfilled, the visa can be issued within 15-20 minutes.


 

Visas

Types of Visa

Type of

passport

Duration

Number of

Entrance

Payment Fee ($1=70.570 Rubble)

 

Requirement to get Visa

 

 

 

 

 

USD

RUR

 

Diplomatic

Visa (VD)

 

Diplomatic

 

 

Free

 

Letter from authorized institution.

One 3x4 photo.

Copy of passport (Validity passport for minimum of 6 months).

Filled a duly completed visa application form

 

Services

Visa(VS)

 

services

 

 

Free

 

 

Business

Visas

I-V ( for

investment) Business

Ordinary

1month

 

3 months

 

6months

 

1 year

Single (S)

 

Multiple(S)

 

Multiple(M)

 

Multiple(M)

$30

 

$40

 

$60

 

$120

 1,800

 

2,400

 

3,600

 

7,200

Invitation letter from invited Company/

Institutions.

One 3x4 photo.

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Applicant should be reorganized by FDRE Mission if he/she investor or not(for pre-investment)

Filled a duly completed visa application

form

 

G.I.V

 

(For Various government business)

 

1month

 

3 months

 

6months

Single (S)

 

Multiple(M)

 

 Multiple(M)

$20

 

$80

 

$120

1,200

 

4,800

 

7,200

Letter includes all the detail of

applicant signed by head of the Office

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed visa application form

One 3x4 photo

 

W-V (Employee

of foreign

Investors)

 

1month

 

3 months

 

3 months

Single(S)

 

Multiple(S)

 

 

Multiple(M)

$40

 

$60

 

 

$80

2,400

 

3,600

 

 

4,800

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

The visa must be approved by the Main

Department For Immigration and

Nationality Affairs in Ethiopia

Filled a duly completed visa application form

One 3x4 photo

 

G-V

(government employee)

 

1 month

 

3 months

 

3 months

 

Single(S)

 

Multiple(S)

 

 

Multiple(M)

 

$30

 

$40

 

 

$60

1,800

 

2,400

 

 

3,600

Copy of passport(Validity passport for

minimum of 6 months)

The visa must be approved by the Main

Department For Immigration and

Nationality Affairs in Ethiopia

Filled a duly completed visa application form

One 3x4 photo

 

N-V ( NGO’s)

 

1 month

Single(S)

 

$60

 3,600

 

 

Copy of passport(Validity passport for

minimum of 6 months)

The visa must be approved by the Main

Department For Immigration and

Nationality Affairs in Ethiopia

Filled a duly completed visa application form

One 3x4 photo

 

R-I (Employees

of Continental and International Organization)

 

1 month

 

3 months

 

3 months

 

Single(S)

 

Multiple(S)

 

 

Multiple(M)

 

$50

 

$70

 

 

$90

3,000
 

4,200

 

6,351

Letter from Ministry of FDRE, Regional

or International Organization which include detail information and number of participants.

On arrival visa can be issued for

Regional and International Organization during urgent meetings.

Filled a duly completed visa application

form

One 3x4 photo

 

C-V(short term

meeting, Research, workshop& Seminar)

 

1 month

Single(S)

$30

 1,800

Support letter which include meeting

objectives, place, duration, and the number of the participants with their nationalities from organizer institution.

Organizer institution should Provide

Legal licensed document.

Copy of passport(Validity passport for minimum of 6 months)

Filled a duly completed visa application form

One 3x4 photo

 

J-V

(Media/Journali st)

 

1 month

Single(S)

$40

 2,400

Copy of passport(Validity passport for

minimum of 6 months)

The visa must be approved by the Main

Department For Immigration and

Nationality Affairs in Ethiopia

Filled a duly completed visa application form

One 3x4 photo

 

P-E (Employee

of Private

Enterprise)

 

1 month

 

3 months

 

3 months

 

Single(S)

 

Multiple(S)

 

 

Multiple(M)

 

$30

 

$50

 

 

$80

1,800
 

3,000
 

 

4,800

Copy of passport(Validity passport for

minimum of 6 months

The visa must be approved by the Main Department For Immigration and Nationality Affairs in Ethiopia

Filled a duly completed visa application

form

One 3x4 photo

 



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