Today, there are more than 150 nationalities including Ecuadorians that can apply for an India e-visa. The concept has gained popularity since its implementation, and the fact that Ecuadorians travelers are no longer required to go to the Indian embassy for their visa is a major selling point. Instead, you get to apply online. Basically, you need a device and an internet connection. While many Ecuadorians can apply, you still need to check your eligibility. You can do it by using our Visa Checker. You put in your country of origin, choose India as your destination and the information you need will unfold in a second.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have an Ecuadorian passport, do I need a visa to visit India?
Which visa types are there for Ecuadorian passport holders?
There are these types of visas for Ecuadorian passport holders visiting India:
PLEASE NOTE that the information on this blog is about the India Tourist eVisa for Ecuadorian. Data can change depending on your nationality and the visa type you need. You can check information and requirements for the Business and Medical eVisa here.
What is a Tourist eVisa?
The India Tourist eVisa is an official document permitting entry into and travel within India and is electronically linked to your passport.
How long can visitors with Ecuadorian passport stay in India with a Tourist eVisa?
Ecuadorian citizens with a Tourist eVisa can enter India for a maximum of 90 days Total. Since it is a Tourist eVisa, you can NOT seek paid work or employment. All your visits must be ONLY for tourism purposes.
What are the documents required to apply?
There is a short list of documents you have to gather to apply for an India Tourist eVisa. It is probable that you already have everything:
Valid passport – the general requirement is that your passport needs to be valid for three months after your visa expires.
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.
A digital photo of you – you can take it yourself following these requirements.
E-mail address – when applying with iVisa, your visa will be sent to you via e-mail, so make sure that you introduce a valid e-mail address you have access to.
Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment such as credit and debit cards or Paypal. Do not forget to double-check the spelling before submitting your application.
How long is the India Tourist eVisa valid?
The Tourist eVisa is valid for 1 year after issued.
What are the processing times and prices?
iVisa has three available options for the processing time. Each one has a different price. The options are:
Standard processing – your visa application is processed within 5 days, and the price is USD 76.00 (service fees included).
Rush processing – you will receive your visa within 72 hours, and the total price of it is USD 106.00 (service fees included).
Super rush processing – this is the fastest option. You will get your India Tourist eVisa in only 48 hours, and you will be charged USD 141.00 (service fees included).
Click here to start your application.
How does the India Tourist eVisa work?
The India Tourist eVisa is issued electronically by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the India Government.
Travelers, travel agents, airlines and specialist service providers like us around the world can use the India Tourist eVisa system to process an eVisa. We enter the information provided by you into the India eVisa system and after they check it out, we are advised of the outcome of the India eVisa application.
How long does it take to apply for an Indian Tourist eVisa?
Filling in the application form with your data will take you less than 10 minutes. That's all you need to do, and we handle the rest. Shortly, you will know about the status of your eVisa by email.
How can I apply for an Indian Tourist eVisa?
The application for an Indian Tourist eVisa consists of three simple steps:
The first step will ask you to fill in your general information. You also need to choose the processing time from the options mentioned above.
The second step will ask you to revise step one and make the payment.
The last step consists of a questionnaire and a photo upload. It is at this point when you also need to upload your passport scan. Other documents may be required as well, but it depends on personal circumstances.
Click here to start. After you are done, just submit your form and wait for your visa to arrive in your inbox. In case you need help to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
What happens after I have applied?
After you submit your application, you just need to wait for your India Tourist eVisa to be sent by email in the timeframe you chose. No need to deal with the embassy. We do it for you so you don't lose valuable time. Next, just present a printed version of your Tourist eVisa along with your passport when you enter India.
How many times can I enter India with a Tourist eVisa?
The India Tourist eVisa allows Multiple Entry.
Do I need to get an India Tourist eVisa for my kids too?
Yes, every person entering India require to present an India Tourist eVisa, even kids.
How can I apply for my family or friends?
You can perfectly apply for your friends or family. You just need to have all the required documents (you can see above in this article) and you can apply here introducing his or her data. In case you need to apply for more than one person, you can do so by clicking on ‘Add new applicant’ in the application form and completing the data required.
Do I need an India Tourist eVisa if I am in transit through India?
If you plan NOT to leave the transit lounge at the airport while in India, then you do not require an India Tourist eVisa. Otherwise, if you plan to leave the airport, then you HAVE TO apply for an India Tourist eVisa.
How do I know if my visa is approved?
We will send you an email as soon as the India government approves your visa.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
iVisa's application form is one of the simplest forms, but mistakes are always possible. If this is the case, just contact one of our customer service representatives immediately. We will be ready to help you 24/7.
Your India Tourist eVisa is linked to your passport number. If we already submitted your application, you will NOT be able to make any changes and you will have to apply again but we will NOT charge you another service fee.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my India Tourist eVisa?
Many people think that online information leaks and that their personal info is at risk of getting into the wrong hands. With iVisa, your personal information could not be safer since we offer you maximum safety for your personal data, confidentiality, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. You can check what hundreds of happy customers say about us here.