Most people, including Norwegian citizens, do not enjoy going to an embassy for their visa, especially because they have to wait in a long queue to apply. Another hassle is that you may be required to travel quite a bit, depending on the country of origin. However, there’s a better solution for you.
If you’re traveling to India. You can apply for an India e-Visa, which is the electronic version of the India visa for Norwegian. You can do that whenever you like and all you need is a computer or a smartphone with an internet connection. The best part is that you can apply for this visa from the comfort of your own home or even your favorite coffeehouse.
To learn more about the India visa for Norwegian, we left you this article with useful information.
Is the Indian eVisa mandatory?
Yes, it is. All Norwegian citizens require a visa to visit India. The good news is that you can get this document online, so you shouldn’t visit an embassy to get it.
What is an Indian eVisa?
It’s an official document that the Indian government launched for certain foreign citizens. The India e-Visa allows these citizens to enter the border legally.
The eVisa duration depends on the eVisa type, as you can apply for a Tourist eVisa, a Business eVisa, or a Medical eVisa. In the case of your Indian Tourist e-Visa, you have three options: 30-day, 1-year, and 5-year visa.
What papers do I have to provide to get this document?
You need a few things to get started as we’ll do the tedious part of the process for you. In the information below, you will find a list of everything you need to offer as a Norwegian:
- Valid passport: make sure that it is not expired when entering India-
- Digital photo of yourself: this picture must be recent and it should follow all the proper passport guidelines, including avoiding face gestures.
- A passport scan of the information page.
- Means of payment: Use Paypal, Amazon Pay, Venmo, or credit/debit card.
What is the price of the Indian eVisa?
The cost of your visa depends on two things: visa type and processing time. We offer three options for processing time:
- Standard processing: This is a great choice for travelers with a flexible schedule who can wait longer for their visa.
- Rush processing: Opt for this if you require your visa more quickly than the standard period.
- Super Rush processing time: Ideal for those in urgent need of their Indian visa.
How is the visa application process?
Most forms are difficult to comprehend, so many people may dislike them. That does not apply to our application form. It only has three easy steps, and in case you need any help, the company has an excellent support service that’s ready to take your call as soon as possible.
The first step should take only about 5 minutes of your time and will ask you to insert your general information. You must also choose the processing time and visa type, which will affect the cost of your visa, so make sure that you know what to select.
The second step will ask you to take another look at what you wrote in step one and make the payment. It’s highly recommended that you check the accuracy of every piece of information you insert because corrections are not possible after your application is processed.
The last phase consists of one last set of questions and a photo upload. It may differ from person to person, but you may need to upload additional documents. After completing all three steps, you hit the submit button and wait. It cannot get any easier than that.
As you can see, the whole thing is super simple. It should take you about 20 minutes to complete the application process.
What airports and seaports allow the use of the Indian eVisa?
Nowadays, 25 airports and 5 seaports allow this electronic format for visas. Another point of entry apart from them is requesting a consular visa; in that case, visiting the Indian embassy will be necessary.
This eVisa is available to use for only these airports: Visakhapatnam, Nagpur Ahmedabad, Bagdogra, Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Calicut, Chandigarh, Cochin, Coimbatore, Delhi, Gaya, Goa, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Amritsar Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Port Blair, Pune, Tiruchirapalli, Varanasi, Thiruvananthapuram, Chennai.
Regarding the seaports, this 5 allows the use of the Indian eVisa: New Mangalore, Cochin, Chennai, Goa, Mumbai.
How many times can I apply for this eVisa?
That depends on your visa type. Regarding tourism, the 30-day visa allows a double entry, while 1-year and 5-year visas allow you to enter India multiple times.
Is it necessary to get an Indian eVisa for my children?
Yes, everyone has to apply for an Indian eVisa if eligible, including minors. Children should apply separately.
Where can I find more information about the Indian eVisa?
If you need extra info or have doubts about the India visa for Norwegian, contact our customer service team via via chat or at [email protected]. We’re always ready to help.