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India visa for Swiss nationals

India visa for Swiss nationals
iVisa | Updated on Aug 01, 2019

Acquiring an India visa for Swiss nationals is easier than ever. If previously, you needed to take a trip to the Indian embassy, it can now be accomplished at home. All you need is a computer or smartphone with an internet connection. Although you still need to make sure that you qualify even if more than 150 nationalities can now apply. To do that, use the Visa Checker you find on iVisa’s website. It is easy to use and will save you of a lot of visa policy research.

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What do you need to provide

There are just few things that Swiss nationals need to provide. iVisa will do most of the work, but you still need to help them get started. Here is what you need:

  • Passport – there are no difficulties in obtaining a passport, and if you already have one, make sure that it is still valid. Just look at the expiry date.

  • Digital photo of yourself – it is recommended that the photo is recently taken. You should not make face gestures in it, and the background should be white.

  • A scanned passport with its information page

  • Means of payment – iVisa accepts multiple methods of payment. You can use a credit or a debit card, and since Paypal has become quite popular, you can use that as well.

  • 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 evisa.

  • Letter from the hospital in India – this is valid for people who apply for a medical visa.

What about the cost?

Most Swiss nationals might be concerned about the of such service. In the contrary, iVisa provides an amazing service at competitive prices. The amount of your visa depends on two factors: processing time and visa cost. As for the former, you can choose one of the three available options:

  • Standard processing – 4 days. Because it is the cheapest option, most applicants go for standard. It only costs USD 76.00.

  • Rush processing – 48 hours. The cost goes a bit higher than with the previous option. You will be charged USD 106.00.

  • Super Rush processing time – 24 hours. As you can expect, the price goes even higher. This option will cost you USD 141.00.

As for the visa type, Swiss nationals can travel to India on an eVisa for tourism, business, and medical purposes. Depending on which one you choose, you will pay a particular price. The fees for the tourist eVisa are listed above. The business and medical visas can cost more.

The application form

While many may have a negative opinion about forms, you can put your mind at ease. iVisa provides the easiest forms. So easy that Swiss national only needs to complete three stages, and it should take only 20 minutes. However unlikely it may be, in case you need any help, there is a support service that is at your disposal 24/7.

The first step is to fill in your general information and choose both the processing time and visa type. It will only take about 5 minutes for all that. The second step consists of revision and payment. Make sure that all the information you provide is 100% accurate. Check the spelling carefully. The third step will ask you to answer a few personal questions and upload any additional documents you are required. After you are done with all that, you can click the submit button and wait. That is about it.

With this visa, Swiss nationals are permitted to Multiple Entry, and you can stay in India for a maximum of 90 days Total. Apart from that, remember that the India eVisa is accepted only at 25 airports and 5 seaports. If you select another point of entry during your trip, you will have to go to the embassy after all.

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