Sri Lanka visa processing time
iVisa | 5 min read | Updated on Oct 04, 2023

Time is an issue in most cases, and we value our time more than anything else. is very aware of that, which is why we promise to help you apply for your Sri Lanka ETA in as little time as possible. We can also give it to you in as little as 12 hours if you wish. Not only that we created an application process that should not last more than 20 minutes, but we also provide multiple choices when it comes to Sri Lanka visa processing times.

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What are the processing times and fees offered by

Here at, we imagine that not everyone has the same needs or the same budgets, which is why we created three different Sri Lanka visa processing time options. One of them must satisfy your necessity. Nevertheless, you must bear in mind that depending on which option you choose, you will be charged differently. Naturally, the faster you want your Sri Lanka ETA, the more you have to pay for it. Below, you will find a list of the available processing time options and what they mean.

  • Standard processing time – Most people choose this option because it is the cheapest. It costs only USD $85.99. Your application is processed in 3 days. It may be the slowest option, but given the fact that you can receive your Sri Lanka ETA in that amount of time, we would say that this option is not that slow. It is only the slowest of what we have to offer. If you like to plan ahead of time, you should have no issues to make do with the Standard processing.

  • Rush processing time – this option is neither the slowest nor the fastest. We thought to introduce a middle option that may be helpful for some of you. If you decide to choose this processing time option, you will have your Sri Lanka ETA in your e-mail inbox in as little as 24 hours. As far as the fee goes, you will be charged USD $128.99 this time.

  • Super Rush processing time – this is the kind of option that people choose when they need to be on the plane to Sri Lanka as soon as possible. With this option, you can apply for your Sri Lanka ETA while on your way to the airport or while you are waiting for the check-in. That is because your application is processed in just 12 hours. As you can imagine, since this is the fastest option, it is also the most expensive. You will be charged USD $188.99.

What you should know is that the fees mentioned above apply to the Sri Lanka Tourist ETA. If you travel to Sri Lanka for business purposes, you will need a Sri Lanka Business ETA. The processing time options remain the same, though. Only the fees go a little bit higher to USD $106.29, USD $155.29, and USD $224.29 respectively.

Frequently Asked Questions about the Sri Lanka ETA

How long is the Sri Lanka ETA valid for?

This ETA is valid for 30 days after arrival.

How long can I stay in the country with te Sri Lanka ETA? How many entries am I given?

You can stay in Sri Lanka a maximum of 30 days in Total, and you're given a Double Entry.

Do I need to apply for my kids?

Children under 12 years old are exempt of applying. Other travelers must have their ETA with them.

Where can I look up more information to clear any doubts?

For a faster answer you can contact our customer representatives. You can also check more information about the Sri Lanka ETA here for the Tourist ETA and here for the Business ETA.

As you can see, the Sri Lanka visa processing time options are more than reasonable. You can opt for the cheapest and slowest if you have the time, while you can still get your Sri Lanka ETA in just as little time as possible should you need it. Trust in this process, you will save valuable time to focus on your new adventure in this amazing country.

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