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tourist visa at Bole Airport

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tourist visa at Bole Airport

I will be travelling to Addis Ababa in March 2013. I intend to obtain a tourist visa on arrival. My plane lands at 1 o'clock in the morning. Is the visa office open 24 hours or will I have to hang on until 7am?

addis ababa ethiopia
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for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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1. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

Bole operates24/7. Visa office will be open. Bring dollars. Q can be nil to 1 hour .....

Aylesbury, United...
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reviews: 6
2. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

Thank you. This is very helpful and you put my mind at rest.

San Diego...
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3. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

My husband and I just returned from Ethiopia. We also arrived after 1:00am. The visa office was open and the process was straightforward . It took about 20-30 minutes for us and costs $20 per person.

Isle of Man, United...
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reviews: 1
4. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

Are you sure? Does the visa on arrival not depend on which country you are travelling from, even if the applicant is a UK citizen?

Addis Ababa...
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for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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5. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

Where ever you come from .it is your citizens ship matter not the country you are flying from.

Fly from Asia, Africa or Europe ......As UK citizen you will defiantly got the Visa on arrival at the airport.

Isle of Man, United...
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6. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

Thanks but that's not what this authentic-looking governmental webpage says:

ethiopia.gov.et/English/…

addis ababa ethiopia
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7. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

I can assure you if you have a UK passport they will issue you a visa on arrival. Not sure abourt Isle of Man passports ???????

Isle of Man, United...
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8. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

That's great news, thanks a lot, guys.

Kuala Lumpur...
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9. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

i will be arriving to addis ababa , on 06.06 2013, i have somali passport do i need visa, or will i take visa on arrival.

addis ababa ethiopia
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for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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10. Re: tourist visa at Bole Airport

You will need a visa before you arrive !

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