Consular, Passport and Visa Division Consular, Passport and Visa Division

Visa-free facility granted by the foreign countries to Indian ordinary passport holders

Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India.
Sl No. Name of the Country Visa-free facility for Indian ordinary passport holders and time period/duration for the same
1.

Antigua and Barbuda

Only for Cricketers and their families, Faculty Staff of institutions of higher education and their families, Investors and their families and Students

2.

Barbados

30 to 90 days

3.

Belarus

Belarus offers 30 days visa free travel to Indian ordinary passport holders subject to the condition that they must have a valid multiple entry visa of the EU member states or Schengen Zone with a mark in passport on crossing the border of these states and tickets with confirmation of departure from "Minsk National Airport” within 30 days from the date of entry is a compulsory additional requirement

4.

Bhutan

There is a Visa Free regime between Bhutan and India however, Indian ordinary passport holders are granted a minimum of 7-days entry permit to visit Bhutan by road / air

5.

Chile

90 days, if they hold US visa with a minimum validity of six months

6.

Colombia

If the Indian nationals have USA/Schengen visa with minimum 6 months validity on the day of arrival, can enter Colombia without Visa and stay up to 3 months

7.

Cuba

International Tourists may purchase tourist cards with the Airline operators for a 30 day period extendable to 30 more days

8.

Dominica

Waived visa requirement for Indian nationals visiting Dominica for tourism and business purposes for a period of six months

9.

Dominican Republic

90 days only, if they have a valid US/Schengen Visa

10.

Georgia

Indian ordinary passport holders holding the Visa/Residence Permit of the countries are eligible to enter Georgia without Visa for a maximum period of 90days in any 180 days period: Australia, Austria, USA, UAE, New Zealand, Bahrain, Belgium, Bulgaria, Germany, Denmark, UK, Spain, Estonia, Japan, Ireland, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Canada, Qatar, Cyprus, Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Hellenic Republic, France, KSA, Slovakia, Slovenia, Hungary, Finland, Kuwait, Sweden, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Croatia

11.

Grenada

Waived visa requirement for Indian nationals visiting Grenada for tourism and business purposes for a period of three months

12.

Haiti

Visa-free facility available, processing fee has to be paid

13.

Hong Kong

Indian Nationals holding ordinary passport are eligible for visa free entry for upto 14 days in hong Kong strictly subject to they successfully completing Hong Kong Government mandatory Pre arrival Registration (PAR) online. However an Indian National is required to apply an appropriate visa from Hong Kong Immigration Department if he/she is unsuccessful in completing the Hong Kong Government Mandatory PAR or intends to visit Hong Kong for a purpose other than visit, such as employment, study or taking up residence

14.

Kazakhstan

72 hours visa free Transit if travelling by Kazakhstan airlines

15.

Maldives

Maximum 90 days

16.

Mauritius

There is no visa requirement for Indian ordinary passport holders visiting Mauritius for any purpose. Passport & Immigration Office (PIO), Govt. of Mauritius, stamps visa of different types on arrival to segregate Indian visitors under various categories and maintain record. Tourist visa on arrival: A 60 days extendable visit visa is initially granted at immigration counter on arrival. Visit visa may be granted for a maximum period of 6 months in a calendar year on case to case basis subject to Immigration requirements. Business visa for a maximum of 120 days in a calendar year provided the maximum stay does not exceed 90 days during each trip. Medical visa for a maximum period of 6 months, extendable to complete the treatment provided request is made to PIO prior to expiry of the current visa

17.

Montserrat

Waived visa requirement for Indian nationals visiting Montserrat for tourism and business purposes for a period of three months

18.

Nepal

No visa requirements for Indian Nationals in Nepal

19.

Niue Island

Visa free travel to Niue up to 30 days is available to Indian passport holders

20.

Peru

Indian citizens holding a visa for at least six months or a permanent resident status in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia or any Schengen State, shall enter Peru visa free for a stay of up to 180 days, either for a continuous visit or several consecutive visits, within a 12-month period

21.

Philippines

Indian ordinary passport holders are not allowed for visa free entry. However, Indian nationals who possess a valid tourism/ business/ student visa or are permanent resident of Australia, Japan, Canada, Singapore, Schengen area, USA and the UK are eligible for visa free entry for a period of 14 days extendable up to 21 days

22.

Republic of Micronesia

Indian ordinary passport holders are not allowed for visa free entry. However, Indian nationals who possess a valid tourism/ business/ student visa or are permanent resident of Australia, Japan, Canada, Singapore, Schengen area, USA and the UK are eligible for visa free entry for a period of 14 days extendable up to 21 days

23.

Republic of Palau

Indian ordinary passport holders are not allowed for visa free entry. However, Indian nationals who possess a valid tourism/ business/ student visa or are permanent resident of Australia, Japan, Canada, Singapore, Schengen area, USA and the UK are eligible for visa free entry for a period of 14 days extendable up to 21 days

24.

Saint Vincent & the Grenadines

1 Month

25.

Samoa

Maximum 90 days

26.

San Marino

San Marino maintains an open border with Italy, and there are no particular border formalities. Since San Marino is only accessible through Italy, entrance is not possible without entering Italy. Everyone having valid schengen visa and valid passport can enter San Marino

27.

Senegal

90 days

28.

South Korea

No facility available (except Jeju Island - 30 days)

29.

Serbia

30 days Visa free travel within period of one year

30.

Seychelles

The ordinary Indian Passport holders visiting Seychelles are eligible for visa free travel for 90 days

31.

Taiwan

Taiwan offers FREE Online Travel Authorization Certificate for Indian ordinary passport holders, subject to a few conditions: Either holding permanent resident certificates issued by Australia, Canada, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, United Kingdom, United States or any of EU and Schengen countries or Holding a visa/resident card (valid or expired within 10 years) from any of the countries listed above, The duration of the authorization is 90 days with multiple entries. The stay during each entry is 14 days

32.

Trinidad & Tobago

Waived visa requirement for Indian nationals visiting Trinidad & Tobago for tourism and business purposes for a period of three months

Disclaimer: This information is sourced from public and external sources as on 29 November, 2019 and the CPV Division or the Ministry of External Affairs will not be responsible for its accuracy. Indian nationals intending to travel abroad are kindly advised to cross-check this information with the Foreign Embassy/Consulate in India or Indian Embassy/Consulate abroad among others.