Sri Lanka
  • Type of Travel
Our Services Fees
Tourist ETA $39.00
Regular $65.00
ETA Rush $99.00
Rush Visa $99.00
Emergency $159.00
Student Visa Service Fees
Student Regular $70.00
Student Rush and Emergency $160.00
Work Visa Service Fees
Work Regular $84.00
Work Rush and Emergency $168.00
My Account Video

View our 1 minute video; learn how to track your application, view your visa scans, and other great features of 'My Account'.
Sri Lanka Visa Instructions
Visa Application Requirements for US citizens
Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Email Requirements
Effective January 1st, 2012 an Electronic Travel Authority (ETA) is required for travel to Sri Lanka for a stay of up to 30 days.

Learn more about Sri Lanka ETA.
1
Passport Requirements:
For travel to Sri Lanka, the traveler must carry an original, signed passport valid for 6 months beyond stay, with at least one blank visa page available for stamp(s). Amendment pages in the back of the passport are not suitable for stamps. The Sri Lanka visa (ETA) is electronic and will not be inside the passport.
2
Proof Of Departure:
Confirmed round-trip or onward airline ticket at the point of entry.
3
Financial Requirements:
Traveler must have sufficient funds to support themselves during visit to Sri Lanka.
4
Special Instructions:
Complete the on-line Sri Lanka ETA Request online Sri Lanka ETA Request.

Note: Electronic Sri Lanka visa (ETA visa) information is stored electronically. The traveler will not receive any document in the mail or physical materials from Travisa. This type of Sri Lankan visa is approved and sent electronically (via email).
Sri Lanka Visa Validity:
An electronic Sri Lanka business visa (ETA visa) is generally valid for multiple entries within three months, and allows a stay of up to 30 days in Sri Lanka.
Sri Lankan Visa Processing Time:
A Sri Lanka visa application for ETA is generally processed in 48 hours (Monday through Friday).
Click here to register your trip with the US Embassy in Sri Lanka

The US State Department strongly encourages American citizens planning international travel to register with the US Embassy(s) in the countries they plan to visit. (Learn more).