Ethiopia is one of the countries that received the eVisa system recently. This means that certain citizens won't need to go to an embassy to get a visa if they're planning a trip to the exotic African country. If you're Spanish, then you're part of these nationalities that can get an Ethiopian eVisa
To learn more about this online process, we invite you to read the information below.
Frequently Asked Questions // FAQs
Do Spanish people must have a visa to visit Ethiopia?
If they plan to travel to Ethiopia, they must obtain an electronic visa.
What is an Ethiopian eVisa for Spanish Citizens?
It's an online permission that permits you to visit Ethiopia and it's linked to your passport.
How long can Spanish Citizens remain in Ethiopia?
Spanish Citizens can stay in Ethiopia only for 30 days in Total. While you stay there, you must not get employment.
How many entries do I get with an e-Visa?
You'll get a Single Entry.
What are the requirements?
The process created by iVisa is quite simple, and you don't need much to get started. Although iVisa will do most of the work, you still need to provide a few things to help with the application. Here is the complete list:
Applicant Photo Passport Personal Details Scan Last Page of Passport (if applicable) Selfie holding the physical credit card used for the transaction. Only the last 4 digits of the credit card must be visible in the picture. (if applicable)
Passport Personal Details Scan
Last Page of Passport (if applicable)
Selfie holding the physical credit card used for the transaction. Only the last 4 digits of the credit card must be visible in the picture. (if applicable)
Don't forget that your passport must maintain at least 6 months of validity after your arrival in Ethiopia. Otherwise, the visa will be rejected. Besides, you need to have a valid email and a payment method like credit/debit card or Paypal to prepare your eVisa correctly.
Can you tell me the costs and procedure times?
The price changes depending on the procedure speed you choose. Bear in mind that, the sooner you want to get your eVisa, the more you will need to pay. The procedure times are as shown below:
Standard – your electronic authorization will be ready in 3 Business Days. The payment is USD 87.00.
Rush – by selecting this, in only 2 Business Days, you'll get your travel document. All you have to pay is USD 117.00.
Super Rush – you will obtain your electronic visa in 12 hours. The total sum is USD 152.00.
Take into consideration that this eVisa has a validity of 30 days after arrival, and you can use it only at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.
How can I apply?
The process consists of three simple steps:
The first one will ask you to fill in your general information like name, address, passport info, and so on. You must also choose a processing time and the visa type (30-day or 90-day stay.) Both factors will affect the cost of your visa, so make sure that you have all the information.
The second step consists of payment and revision. It is essential that you provide correct information since mistakes can lead to a denied application. After your application is processed, corrections are no longer possible, and the price is non-refundable.
The third step asks you to upload the extra documents if necessary. After you’re finished, hit the submit button and wait for your visa to arrive via e-mail.
What should I do when I finish my online form?
Once you complete the online form, you will obtain the visa by email.
What should I do if I am only in the International transit zone?
In that circumstance, you do not need to request an eVisa. However, you must stay in the airport transit area.