About e-Tourist Visa India
The Indian Government has decided to provide the tourist visa online to many Foreign Nationals in just few easy steps. Now, the tourist visa can easily be obtained online and you are not required to submit your original passport to be stamped. The e-Tourist visa can be issued in advance electronically before your arrival date in India. The actual visa is stamped on your passport at the airport on arrival in India.
The entire application process can be completed online—to get started through, click on APPLY VISA link and just keep following the instructions to fill the application, upload your passport and photograph, make the payment online and you get your e-tourist visa in your email within working 4 days.
Who Can Apply e-Tourist Visa Online?
Passport holders of 150 countries including The United States, are eligible to apply for the Indian tourist visa (eTV) online. Tourists may visit India for the purpose of tourism, recreation, vacation, small business trip and for short duration medical treatments etc. The maximum stay allowed is 30 days in a single trip and the visa issued is restricted to single entry. You can apply twice within a calendar year. Applicants of Pakistani origin can not apply for a tourist visa online.
e-Tourist Visa Facility is available for holders of passport of following countries
Albania, Andorra, Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Bolivia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Canada, Cape Verde, Cayman Island, Chile, China, China- SAR Hongkong, China- SAR Macau, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cote d'lvoire, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, El Salvador, Eritrea, Estonia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Laos, Latvia, Lesotho, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niue Island, Norway, Oman, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Republic of Macedonia, Romania, Russia, Saint Christopher and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent & the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Spain, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos Island, Tuvalu, UAE, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, USA, Vanuatu, Vatican City-Holy See, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
Tourist Visa process
The eTV is issued electronically without submitting any original documents but the traveller must have an original passport valid up to 6 months from the date of return journey from India. A scanned copy of your original passport is required to be submitted online along with a passport size photograph to process the application. You are required to fill the application form online and submit online. After submitting the online application, you will be redirected to a secured payment gateway to make the payment online. For any assistance with the application or payment you may call on +1-646-893-7849 or you can email at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Once approved the Visa is emailed to you within 4 working days after receipt of the payment. You are required to take a print out of the same before the commencement of your travel and you must keep a copy of the e-tourist visa all the time during your travel in India. Once you arrive in India, your biometric information will be captured at the airport and your passport will be stamped for the entry into the Indian territory.
e-Tourist Visa (eTV) fee is INR 8500 (Approx USD 127) Exchange rate applicable per passenger excluding interchange charge for credit/debit cards. The fee must be paid at least 4 days before the expected date of travel filled by you otherwise application will not be processed.
Urgent e-Tourist visa Fee is INR 19525 (Approx USD 296) Exchange rate applicable per passenger excluding interchange charge for credit/debit cards.
Urgent eTourist Visa
For urgent visa approval you can choose the express services by paying extra charges in case of urgent travels. Urgent e-tourist Visa can be obtained in 24 hours in case of urgent travels after paying the relevant charges. Please contact customer care number if you need any assistance with it.
Upload Photo and Passport Page
Using Credit / Debit card
eTV Will be sent to your e-mail
Print eTV and carry at the time of travel