Embarking on a grand exploration through India's boundless allure? The India Tourist eVisa is your key to unlocking a 3-month journey amidst this timeless destination's ancient mysteries, vibrant cultures, and untouched natural splendors.
At iVisa, we've transformed the India Tourist eVisa application into a breezy affair. Our avant-garde platform and mobile app are tailored for passionate travelers like you.
With our meticulously crafted guidance and steadfast support, your Indian adventure is just a heartbeat away. Prepare to delve into the heart of India with seamless ease as we navigate the visa avenues together, bringing you a step closer to the exotic landscapes that await.
India e-Tourist Visa options
There are two India Tourist Visas available for individuals planning on visiting India for up to 3 months:
1-year multiple-entry Visa: This eVisa allows for stays of up to 180 days Per Entry over a 1-year validity period.
5-year multiple-entry Visa: This eVisa allows for stays of up to 180 days Per Entry over a 5-year validity period.
It's important to note that travelers from the USA, UK, Canada, or Japan are allowed a stay of up to 180 days Per Entry. Applications for these eVisas can be submitted as early as 120 days before the intended travel date, with a minimum application submission time of 4 days in advance.
Also note: This doesn't cover foreign nationals traveling for business purposes (you'll need an e-business visa), work (you'll need a work e Visa), or medical treatment (you'll need an e-medical visa or an e-medical attendant visa).
Where is the India e Visa valid for entry?
The Indian Tourist eVisa can only be used for entry through specific ports of entry:
29 designated Airports: Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Thiruvananthapuram, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Cochin, Goa, Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Gaya, Jaipur, Lucknow, Trichy, Varanasi, Calicut, Mangalore, Pune, Nagpur, Coimbatore, Bagdogra, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Visakhapatnam, Madurai, Bhubaneswar, Port Blair, & Kannur.
5 designated seaports: Mumbai, Cochin, Goa, Chennai, New Mangalore. However, travelers can depart from any authorized Immigration Check Posts (ICPs) in India.
Who is eligible for an Indian Visa online?
Most foreign passport holders must apply for an e-visa to enter India, no matter how long they plan to travel. Unless you have an Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) card, you'll need a visitor visa for India. In our FAQs section, you'll find an extensive list of countries eligible to apply for the eVisas.
You can use our Visa Checker Tool if you want to know if you need this visa to enter the country. You just have to enter your nationality, and you can start your application!
The application process: How to get your 3–month India eVisa
To obtain a fresh tourist visa with our help, follow these online visa application steps:
Step 1: Fill out the simplified visa application form on our site or mobile app, providing general information and selecting the type of visa you desire.
Step 2: Verify that the provided information is accurate and select a processing option that meets your needs.
Step 3: Pay the service fee using a credit or debit card, and upload additional documents like a passport photo and a scan of your passport.
After submission, wait for your eVisa to be delivered to your email inbox within the chosen timeframe. Remember to carry both printed and electronic copies of your eVisa during travel.
Easy, isn't it? Get your India Tourist Visa now!
Cost and processing time for an Indian eVisa
Different visa application processing times and visa types have varying applicable e-visa fees. All prices for India visas include the government visa levy and our service fees.
When you apply with us, you'll receive the support of iVisa Experts, who will help you with your visa application from start to finish by answering your questions, providing guidance, and ensuring your form is completed correctly to comply with government regulations.
During the application process on our website, you can add services such as an iVisa Plus subscription, Premium Concierge Service, Embassy Registration, or Premium Photo Services.
We also offer iVisa Fee Protection, which allows us to process a new application at no additional processing fee if you're unable to make your trip, as well as the option to get a flight reservation or itinerary that is valid for two weeks and can be used to apply for a visa, as proof of return to show to immigration officers while traveling, for car rental purposes, etc.
All of these additional services have varying costs. Use our application form to check your application's total cost based on your circumstances and chosen services.
Need more information?
If you need more info about traveling to India for tourism, medical assistance, or business purposes, don't hesitate to contact our customer support team anytime via online chat or email at [email protected].