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Ethiopia visa requirements for Nigerian citizens

Do Nigerian citizens need a visa for Ethiopia?

Nigerian citizens who are planning a trip to Ethiopia aren't required to apply for a visa if they wish to go for short stays (tourism). But it's required to obtain an electronic travel authorization (eTA or eVisa) before entering Ethiopia. Find more information about electronic visas in our articles.

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Updated: 07/23/2024.

Entry requirements

e-visa

Purpose of travel

Tourism

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Passport validity for travel to Ethiopia

Passport must be valid for 6 months on arrival.

Is it safe to travel to Ethiopia?

Ethiopia has a current risk level of 3.50 (out of 5). We highly recommend to reconsider your need to travel to Ethiopia. The safety index is based on travel advisories from independent 8 sources.

Safety index is provided by www.travel-advisory.info: 07/22/2024.

Ethiopia customs rules

Duty-free allowance

Tobacco limit

Restricted to travellers 18 years and over. One of the following:

  • 20 packs of cigarettes;
  • or 250 grams of tobacco.

Bringing alcohol

  • Restricted to travellers 18 years and over
  • 2 litres of alcohol for non-frequent travellers;
  • or 1 litre of alcohol for frequent travellers.

Cash limit

  • Visitors may enter with up to ETB200.
  • Any visitor importing more than US$3000 must declare it at the border.

Other Goods

  • 500mL perfume.
  • 100 grams of jewellery for non-frequent travellers, or 50 grams of jewellery for frequent travellers.
  • Spices and butter to a maximum of 5kg each.
  • Readymade clothes or garments such as shoes for personal use only.
Find more information on the customs regulations of Ethiopia page.

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