As an Indonesian citizen, you are given the possibility to avoid a trip to the Sri Lankan embassy when you wish to travel to Sri Lanka for business or tourism purposes. Instead, you qualify for an Electronic Travel Authorization, for which you can apply online. With iVisa, the document you need can be approved in just 2 days.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Do Indonesian Passport Holders Need a Visa to Enter Sri Lanka?
Yes, all Indonesian passport holders need a visa to enter Sri Lanka. You can apply for this visa online.
What is the Sri Lanka ETA?
The Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) is an official document that allows travelers to enter and travel within Sri Lanka.
Which Sri Lanka visa types are there for Indonesians?
There are two types of visa. One for tourism purposes known as Tourist ETA, and one for business purposes called Business ETA.
NOTE: This blog is about the Tourist ETA. If you want to check the other types of visas requirements, click here.
How long can visitors stay in Sri Lanka with a Tourist e-Visa?
Foreign citizens can enter Sri Lanka for a maximum of 30 days in Total.
What are the requirements for the Sri Lanka Visa?
Before you continue with your application, remember that you must have these requirements, which are nothing out of extraordinary:
Passport with at least 6 months of validity. You also have to scan the information page.
Digital passport photo.
Credit/debit card or PayPal account for payment.
What are the prices and processing times for the tourist eVisa?
This is probably one of the constant concerns about electronic visas. That's why iVisa offers you three options according to your needs:
Standard processing – this is the cheapest option you have at hand. And the slowest. Your application is processed within 5 days, and you are charged USD 55.00.
Rush processing – this time, you will receive your Sri Lanka ETA in 3 days since submission, but the fee hoes a bit higher. You will pay USD 85.00.
Super Rush processing – while this is the most expensive option, it is also the fastest. Your application is processed within just 2 days, but you have to pay USD 100.00 for the urgency.
Start here your application with iVisa.
How long does it take to apply for the Sri Lanka tourist visa?
You only need a few minutes to send your application with iVisa. After that, we'll take care of the rest and we will inform you about the status of the application by email.
How can I apply for a Sri Lanka Tourist eVisa?
The application for a Sri Lanka Tourist eVisa is very easy. It has only two steps:
The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. You also have to select the processing time from the options mentioned above.
The second step will ask you to check step one and make the payment.
You can click here to start. After you finish, you submit your form and wait for your visa to arrive. In case you need assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
Do I also need to get a Tourist eVisa for my children?
Only if they're younger than 12 years old. Children under 12 years old are exempt from paying the ETA.
How can I apply for my family or friends?
First of all, make sure to have all the required documents (you can check them at the beginning of this article). If you are applying for only one friend or family member, just apply here introducing their data. In case you need to apply for more than one person, you can do so by clicking on ‘Add new applicant’ in the application form.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
In case you make a mistake when entering your data online, then please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible online to assist you.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Sri Lanka Tourist ETA?
We are a professional service provider issuing official Sri Lanka e-Visas (ETAs) since 2013. Many people think that online information leaks and that their personal info is at a higher risk of getting into the wrong hands. However, that doesn't happen with our services. We provide maximum safety for your personal information, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. You can check here what hundreds of happy customers say about us.