Australia ETA Visa

Australian E-Visas are available through Swift for tourism, business & transit. Learn more about how to apply and requirements below.

US citizens with a valid passport do not need a visa to travel to Australia for business or tourism.

We Make It Easy for You

If you need an Australia E-Visa and you need it fast, count on our service to make the entire process easy for you. Swift’s online E-Visa service for Australia is the fastest way to get your travel documents in order. Our process is quick, reliable, and guaranteed to save you from unnecessary headaches.

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Get Your E-Visa to Australia in 3 Easy Steps

Complete Application

Fill out your Australia ETA Visa application. We’ve made it easy for you to do this online.

Upload Paperwork

We may ask you to print out and to upload some required paperwork before we process your Australia Electronic Visa.

Get Your Australia ETA Visa

Swift will review, process, and email your Australia ETA visa to you so you can enjoy your trip!


How Much Does It Cost To Get An Australia E-Visa?

The application fee for US passport holders is $175.00. On top of the application fee, there are other common Australia E-Visa fees depending on the type of visa you are applying for. Visas may also be expedited for an additional cost. Below are the Consulate Fees for the Australia e-visa. Swift Fees are in addition to this fee.

Ready to Get Your ETA Visa to Australia?

Let’s travel to the land down under! Being the only place in the world that’s both a country and a continent, you can be sure that Australia has something to offer for every type of traveler. Whether you’re looking to watch a show at the historic Sydney Opera House, relax on one of the many white sand beaches, or explore the never ending Australian outback, you can take comfort in knowing that Australia will never let you down.  Before your trip, you’ll want to secure your E-Visa and you can do that easily with Swift.  Below, you’ll also find some of the most common questions we get asked about Australia E-Visas.  As always, if you have questions, contact our team.  We’re here to help!

Common Australia E-Visa Questions

An Australian Electronic Travel Authority is linked to your passport and gives you the authority to enter Australia and stay short term. It can be used for either business or tourism purposes.

To begin, complete your online application. After you have completed filling out the application, you will need to pay the $20 application fee when checking out on the Swift website. Once your ETA Australia Visa is processed, it will be sent to you via email.

Make sure to apply at least 4 days before you plan on leaving for Australia in case your e-Visa application gets delayed.


It typically takes about 1 business day to get an Australian e-Visa.

The application fee for an Australia e-Visa is $175 for United States based travelers. Keep in mind that there will be additional costs if you want to expedite your Australian e-Visa.

To be safe, you should make sure that you have all of the necessary documents in hand when you arrive in Australia. You should have your e-Visa printed, a return ticket, and your passport. You could be deported if you somehow forget your visa on arrival. 

In short, no. All foreign travelers that want to visit Australia must obtain a visa in advance. If you try and show up in Australia without your visa or passport, it’s likely that you’ll be deported right back to where you came from. 

There is no way for you to renew your Australian e-Visa before it expires.

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Happy & Safe Travels!

Wherever your adventures take you, the Swift team wishes you fun and memorable experiences. We know that when you want to head abroad, the most daunting process is usually securing a travel visa. Let us do the heavy lifting for you; we’ve been securing Australia visas for travelers for over 10 years. We’re always here and happy to help. ​

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