Sri Lanka Visa

Sri Lanka Visa and ETA Online

Just before departure, it is important to contact the embassies and consulates to ensure that the entry conditions in the territory have not changed. We recommend you to scan or photocopy of all your important documents ( passport pages, credit cards, insurance, train tickets / airplane / bus, driving license, etc.). Keep these copies separate from the originals. This will more easily be replacing the documents in case of loss or theft.

Getting a visa Online via ETA

It is now possible to get a tourist visa for Sri Lanka to advance online. Before visiting Sri Lanka, perform the following steps to obtain a visa of 30 days :
Visit the official website of electronic travel authorization Sri Lanka - ETA ( ) several days before arrival.
Follow the application procedures and pay with a credit card.
Once authorized, print the confirmation visa.

It is still possible to get visas in embassies abroad Sri Lankan and those arriving without a visa can head to the desk specially provided for this purpose at the Bandaranaike International Airport, but they will have to wait with the crowd other travelers without a visa and pay a small penalty.

On the basis of reciprocity, citizens of the Republic of Singapore and the Republic of Maldives are exempt from the requirement to obtain ETA to visit Sri Lanka.

Only the Department of Immigration and Emigration in Colombo, Sri Lanka (DI & E) has the authority to issue ETA

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