Instructions to Indian eVisa for US Citizens

Along with technological development, traveling to a distant country nowadays does not take months or weeks on the streets but just a few hours with the visa process shortened into a few minutes. If you are a US citizen, here is some helpful information about Indian eVisa for you.

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Types of eVisa

For US citizenship owners, the Indian eVisa is available in three types. Based on your purpose (tourism, recreation, sightseeing, casual visit to meet friends or relatives, short duration medical treatment or casual business visit) and duration of your trip in India, choose the suitable type:

1. Indian e-Tourist Visa: includes the following subtypes:
Indian One-month e-Tourist Visa – double entries – 30 days/entry
 - 30-day validity
Indian One-year e-Tourist Visa – multiple entries – 180 days/entry - 365-day validity
Indian Five-year e-Tourist Visa – multiple entries – 180 days/entry
 - 5-year validity

2. Indian e-Business Visa – multiple entries – 180 days/entry - 365-day validity

3. Indian e-Medical Visa – triple entries – 60 days/3 entries * - 60-day validity

* The staying period of 60 days counts from the date of the first arrival in India. Within this period of 60 days, Indian e-Medical Visa holders can enter India a maximum of 3 times.

Requirements for Indian eVisa

No passport is required, Indian eVisa application only needs your essential information:

  1. Your personal and flight information.
  2. Your recent personal color photo in JPEG or PDF format
  3. The scanned Bio-Page of your Passport in PDF format (valid within more than 6 months balance at the time of entry).
  4. A valid Credit/Debit Card (Visa/MasterCard).

Tips: Attach your personal photo and the scanned bio-page of your passport in the email you send us. Check issuing eVisa steps below for more details.

Your personal information and pictures are totally confidential with our service.

Check Document Requirements for details.

Available ports for entry

Wherever you depart in the US, you can use your Indian eVisa to step in either of below international airports and seaports:

Type of port

Name of ports

International Airports

Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bagdogra, Bengaluru, Bhubaneshwar, Calicut, Chennai, Chandigarh, Cochin, Coimbatore, Delhi, Gaya, Goa, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mangalore, Mumbai, Nagpur, Port Blair, Pune, Tiruchirappalli (Trichy), Trivandrum (Thiruvananthapuram), Varanasi, Vishakhapatnam

Seaports

Chennai, Cochin, Goa (Mormugao), Mangalore, Mumbai

 

Issuing eVisa

Indian eVisa does not require you to make appointments or wait in the Indian Embassy in your area. The process consists of only these 3 simple steps:

1. Fill out the online application form by providing us your flight information including the airport of arrival, the date of arrival, and your personal information such as your full name, passport number, date of birth, and nationality

Your personal information supplied and the information on your passport must match together.

2. Pay the service fee and Government fee online by your Credit/Debit Card mentioned in the Payment Guidelines:

After finishing the payment, we will send you an email to confirm your eVisa order and documents request to complete the Indian eVisa application. Then we will proceed and send it to you by email.

Please check requirements for more information.

3. Print out Indian eVisa. After that, please present your eVisa for checking at the airports in India. It takes only 5-10 minutes to get the stamp on your passport by Indian Immigration Officers at the airports.

The Indian eVisa will make you confident to travel to India and through us, your trip will be more convenient and money-saving.

Indian eVisa service fee

After filling out the online application form, you will need to pay your service fee and government fee online. Below is our service fee:

Standard (USD) Emergency (USD) Rush (USD)
USD 68.00 per applicant Plus USD 79.00 per applicant Plus USD 99.00 per applicant
  • Standard: You can get an Indian eVisa within 3 business days.
  • Emergency: You can get an Indian eVisa within 2 business days.
  • Rush: For those who would like to get an Indian eVisa within 1 business day.

Indian eVisa Government Fee

The government fee for an Indian eVisa varies depending on your citizenship and the type of Indian eVisa. For a US citizen, the Indian government charges as below:

eVisa TypeOne-month
e-Tourist
One-year
e-Tourist
Five-year
e-Tourist
e-Business
and e-Medical
eVisa FeeUSD 27.00USD 42.00USD 82.00USD 103.00

Advantages of applying Indian eVisa via our website

With Indian eVisa, traveling to India for religious and cultural trips has never been easier. Our Indian eVisa service is offered with many benefits like:

- The whole process is performed online from anywhere, which is much more convenient and time-saving.

- Document requirements checked and made compliant with the government’s guidelines.

- Information is double-checked and corrected; no need to reapply several times for the exactness.

- Privacy is protected and information is secured for customers.

- 24/7/365 professional support via email, chat, and Hotline to help when in need

- eVisa recovered via email in case you lose your Indian eVisa.

- Flexible refund service fee policy for denied cases.

For further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

 

CONTACT US

For any assistance, please call 24h professional support center below or send an email to expert@evisagov.org

- Hotline:

United States United States: +1 818 930 5979

United Kingdom United Kingdom: +44 736 778 9711