At the moment, there are more than 150 nationalities including Bulgarian that can apply for an India electronic visa. This program has become successful since it was launched. Due to Bulgarian travelers are no longer required to go to the Indian embassy for their visa, it has become a big selling point. Basically, you just need a device and an internet connection to apply online. Although many Bulgarian can apply, you still need to check your eligibility. This is possible by using the Visa Checker. You put in your country of origin and choose India as your destination. The information you need will unfold in a second.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What do you need to provide?
iVisa is happy to make things easier for Bulgarian, but you are required to provide a few documents which are easy to obtain. Here is the list of what you need:
Passport – the general requirement is that your passport needs to be valid at least for six months from your intended date of arrival.
A digital photo of you – it is recommended that the photo is recently taken. Just make sure that it meets the photo requirements.
A passport scan – we only need the information page of your passport. Here you will find instructions on how to make the best passport scan for your application.
Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment such as credit and debit cards or Paypal.
Business card copy and invitation letter – this requirement applies to people who want to go to India on business and apply for an India business e-visa.
Letter from the hospital in India – this is valid for people who apply for a medical visa.
What are the processing times and prices of the e-visa?
Take note that the processing time and visa type (tourist, business, medical) you choose will determine the amount of your India e-visa. As for the processing time, you have three options:
Standard processing – your visa application is processed within 5 days, and the price is USD 117.00 (service fees included).
Rush processing – you will receive your visa within 72 hours, and the total price of it is USD 147.00 (service fees included).
Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your India e-visa in only 36 hours, and you will be charged USD 182.00 (service fees included).
As for the visa type, Bulgarian can travel to India on an e-visa for tourism, business, or medical purposes. Depending on which one you choose, you will pay a particular price.
The prices for the tourist e-visa are listed above.
The Business e-visa and the Medical e-visa prices go from USD 127.00 to USD 192.00.
How to apply?
iVisa makes things easier for Bulgarian. The application form only consists of three simple steps. Aside from being simple, you can contact iVisa’s support service. Support representatives will take your call 24/7 and guide you through the process if you need assistance with it.
The first step consists of inserting your basic information. At this point, you also need to choose the visa type and the processing time.
The second step consists of revision and payment. It is important that your information is accurate. You cannot make any corrections once your information is processed.
The third step consists of a personal questionnaire and photo upload. You will be required to upload additional documents depending on your case. Not all Bulgarian need to upload the same documents. You will be instructed what you need to upload.
Once you complete all three steps, just submit your application and wait for it to arrive in your e-mail inbox in the timeframe you chose.
The document allows Bulgarian to stay in India for a maximum of 90 days Total. Keep in mind that an India e-visa can be used only if you use a designated point of entry. Currently, there are 25 airports and 5 seaports that accept such a document. A different point of entry requires a consular visa for which you need to visit the Indian embassy in your area.