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Myanmar Visa for Indians

Myanmar Visa for Indians
iVisa | Updated on Mar 08, 2019

Is Myanmar on your bucket list? If so, congratulations!

If you’re reading this, that means your Myanmar trip is just around the corner and all you need to figure out is how to get all your travel documentation ready and with iVisa things have never been so easy.

In September 2014 the Myanmar government launched the Tourist e-Visa system, allowing travelers from different destinations, such as India, to process their travel documentation without having to visit the consulate or embassy beforehand. However, you should consider that this country has strict travel requirements, which means that you must treat this whole process with special care.

For your benefit, iVisa is here to relieve you from the whole stress and time-consumption that requires applying for it. Here you'll find some answers to commonly asked questions that people have when traveling to Myanmar, including information about visas, special requirements, and more. No doubts left? if you're an India passport holder, you can always start preparing your trip and apply for your Myanmar e-Visa

Below, we have gathered some relevant information on how to get a Myanmar visa for Indian citizens in the fastest, easiest way by using iVisa.

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About iVisa

iVisa is a multinational corporation that provides simple online solutions to process your travel visas. We enable travelers to process visas from a computer, smartphone or tablet with speed and simplicity, security, minimum chance of rejection and an awesome customer support team at your reach 24x7.

Why choosing us?

Sometimes we simply can’t afford to waste time. By choosing iVisa, you are choosing to leave the frustrating visa process behind you and engaging in a new, commute-free, paperless, experience. No more frustrating Government forms, endless trips to the embassies or ugly surprises. Let our visa specialists handle your visa so you can focus on planning your trip.

What is an e-visa?

An electronic visa is an official document that allows travelers to enter and explore the Myanmar territory. It is a valid and popular alternative to visas issued at the ports of entry. Indian passport holders can obtain their visas electronically after filling out our online form and paying a small fee via credit card or PayPal.

Do Indian Passport Holders Need a Visa to Enter Myanmar?

Indian passport holders do need a visa to enter Myanmar. However, even with a eVisa, you will only be able to enter at the Yangon, Mandalay and Nap Pyi Taw International airports. This means that individuals arriving by sea port or land will not be able to use a tourist eVisa. Additional restrictions include only 28 days in the country with the visa and a lack of extensions. The standard tourist visa expires upon 90 days of the visa’s start date as well.

How Long can Indian Citizens Stay in Myanmar?

Indian passport holders can enter Myanmar for a maximum stay of 28 days. Visits are limited to tourism and business visits only, and you must not engage in paid work or employment. The eVisa is valid for 90 days from the date of application and permits you one entry into the country.

How Long Does It Take to Get a Myanmar Visa?

The application process for a Myanmar eVisa is completely online. As long as you have a valid passport and credit card, you can apply for and receive your eVisa in as little as 24 hours.

How much does a Myanmar eVisa cost?

The Myanmar electronic visa costs $50; additionally, iVisa charges for a service fee of $20.

How Difficult is the Myanmar Visa Application Form for Indians?

It is a really simple process if you use the iVisa website. You only need to complete our easy online application and pay with credit card or PayPal, then you will receive you VISA VIA EMAIL and finally you will be able to ENTRY TO MYANMAR.

Myanmar Visa for Indians Requirements

One of the most important things to remember when applying for a Myanmar visa is that this is a tourist visa. Which means travelers are not allowed to engage in any work-related activities or enroll in academic courses as they may only participate in sightseeing, visiting friends/relatives, or study yoga among other similar activities.

Some additional requirements are:

  • A valid passport. Remember that your passport must have at least 6 more months of validity left.
  • 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 recently-taken colour passport photo. In order to complete your application form, our visa experts will need a digital photo of all applicants. Make sure that it was taken in the last 6 months and meets the photo requirements!

Myanmar Visa for Indians Application Form

The application form can be found at the Myanmar Embassy website, or you can apply quickly through the iVisa website.

How to Obtain a Myanmar eVisa

To obtain a tourist visa to Myanmar you can apply online through iVisa. This makes the process much simpler, and with the guidance of our representatives, you have additional assistance that can help cut through bureaucracy and simplify matters greatly. Many people find that this enhances their prospects of attaining their visa on the first try.

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Comments

“Hi, What type of visa do i need if i am traveling to Myanmar and beyond, via road from India. ”
Akshay Tomar (367 days ago)
“Hi Akshay, there are restrictions to where you can use the e-visa. The only available port of entries into Myanmar with the e-visa are as follows: Yangon International Airport, Mandalay International Airport and Nap Pyi Taw International Airport.”
iVisa Support (367 days ago)
“Is it not possible to enter into Myanmar by raod. I'm planing to travel to Vietnam from India by road. Its a backpacking expedition. What i want to do to get into Myanmar by road? Help me. My mail ID is anand.kso@gmail.com ”
Anandkumar (365 days ago)
“Anandkumar, the allowed ports that permit the enter and exit of foreigners holding a vietnamese eVisa by road are the following: Bo Y Landport, Cha Lo Landport, Cau Treo Landport, Huu Nghi Landport, Ha Tien Landport, Lao Bao Landport, Lao Cai Landport, Moc Bai Landport, Moc Bai Landport, Nam Can Landport, Song Tien Landport, Tinh Bien Landport, Xa Mat Landport. On the other hand, to get into Myanmar holding an Indian passport you will need to go to the nearest embassy since the only available port of entries into Myanmar with the e-visa are international airport. You can apply to Vietnam evisa here: https://www.ivisa.com/vietnam-e-visa?country=IN”
iVisa Support (365 days ago)
“Require Visa , but i am entering by road on my bike at Tamu Border and exiting out at Thailand Mae sot Border . What is the procedure for Bike trips on road / visa and permits rules. ”
Ralph (351 days ago)
“Ralph, With eVisa, you can enter at any one of the following: 1. One of the 3 International Airports: Yangon, Mandalay, Nay Pyi Taw 2. One of the 3 International Land Border Checkpoints: Tachileik, Myawaddy, Kawthaung To exit from Myanmar, you can use any one of above stated International Airports , International Land Border Checkpoints and furthermore, the Htikee Land Border Checkpoint as well.”
iVisa Support (351 days ago)
“Sir/Mam , May an Indian Passport holder enter from Thailand Border to Myanmar by land. If possible what kind of entry visa must need? I have plan to enter by land and exit by flight to India.”
Mukesh (341 days ago)
“Mukesh, if you are planning to enter to Myanmar by land, you have three land border checkpoints: Tachileik, Myawaddy, Kawthaung. To exit from Myanmar, you can use any one of above stated International Land Border Checkpoints and furthermore, the Htikee Land Border Checkpoint as well. And if you plan to exit by flight to India you can use any of the stated International Airports: Yangon, Mandalay, Nay Pyi Taw. This is the website to apply for your Myanmar eVisa: https://www.ivisa.com/apply-online/myanmar”
iVisa Support (341 days ago)
“Dear Sir/Madam, I have obtained business visa for each member of my family (wife and self and 5 sons). We are flying in to Yangon from Kolkata. Can we fly in with one way flight tickets? Thanks. ”
Sehu (316 days ago)
“Dear Sehu, Yes you can. Note that the eVisa to Myanmar is for one (Single) entry only. With eVisa, you can enter at any one of the following: 1. One of the 3 International Airports: Yangon, Mandalay, Nay Pyi Taw. 2. One of the 3 International Land Border Checkpoints: Tachileik, Myawaddy, Kawthaung. However, to exit from Myanmar, you can use any one of above stated International Airports, International Land Border Checkpoints and furthermore, the Htikee Land Border Checkpoint as well.”
iVisa Support (309 days ago)
“dear sir/ma'am, I read the blog and comments but I am still not clear on my question. I am an Indian citizen and want to visit Myanmar by land from Manipur state (Moreh) to Myanmar (Tamu). Looks like the eVisa does not work in this case, please confirm. if the eVisa does not work, how can I get the visa? By applying through the Myanmar embassy in India? Many thanks. ”
rohit k (156 days ago)
“Dear Rohit: We apologize for the confusion but in fact, Tamu is one of the 5 international Land Border Checkpoints authorized to enter and exit from Myanmar using e-Visa. All you need to apply online and get Myanmar e-Visa are: Your passport with at least 6 month validity, a scanned color copy of passport bio page, a recent passport size digital photo, a confirmation of hotel reservation(s) and a credit/debit card or Paypal account for payment. You can start your application here: https://www.ivisa.com/apply-online/myanmar”
iVisa Support (156 days ago)
“Hello.. What kind of visa is required if I am entering from Moreh-Tamu border and move anywhere in Myanmar? Cost, application process, other important details required for me to apply? Thanks in advance. ”
Sandeep Gupta (151 days ago)
“How many blank pages shall be left in passport before for Myanmar Visa”
Bharat Sondhi (106 days ago)
“Dear Bharat, you should leave 2 blank pages for your Myanmar Visa. Thank you for choosing iVisa!”
Alessandra Pinto - iVisa (106 days ago)
“Sir I m planning a road trip to Bangkok from New Delhi via Myanmar..... Is this possible to cross Myanmar through Roads....”
Mohammad Sohail Alam (100 days ago)
“Dear Mohammad, we recommend you to travel via air. You can apply for a visa with us on ivisa.com. Thank you for choosing iVisa!”
Alessandra Pinto - iVisa (94 days ago)
“Hi, I am an Indian citizen and I want to cross into myanmar via road from the moreh tamu border crossing and exit myanmar into thailand via road at the crossing from myawaddy. 1. What are the documents i would require to enter myanmar. Will the evisa suffice? 2. Is the land border crossing possible for an Indian citizen to travel across myanmar, not just to stay in tamu and return back to India. 3. Is it possible to exit myanmar via a land border crossing into thailand.”
Joyston (82 days ago)
“Dar Joyston: 1. You need your passport 2. We recommend you check your land entry points with the embassy to avoid any possible complications. Once they give you all the requirements you can apply for a visa on www.ivisa.com and begin your easy and effective visa process. Thank you for choosing iVisa!”
Alessandra Pinto - iVisa (79 days ago)
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