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

Visa-on-Arrival 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-on-Arrival facility for Indian ordinary passport holders and time period/duration for the same
1.

Angola

Visa-on-arrival facility is available for one month with prior submission of papers

2.

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

3.

Armenia

Only for those India citizens who have residency permit of one of the following countries: UAE, Kingdom of Bahrain, State of Qatar, State of Kuwait, Sultanate of Oman or have valid residence permit or a multiple entry visa of one of the following countries: USA, UK, Canada, Schengen Agreement countries, Russian Federation, Australia, New Zealand, Republic of Korea and Japan.

4.

Bahamas

90 days, if passport has a valid visa for USA/Canada/UK

5.

Barbados

30 to 90 days

6.

Bhutan

Minimum 7-days entry permit

7.

Bolivia

Visa on arrival to India tourists for a maximum 60 days period

8.

British Virgin Islands

90 days, if the passport has a valid visa for USA/Canada/UK.

9.

Cabo Verde

Visa-on-Arrival facility available

10.

Cambodia

Indian ordinary passport holders are eligible for visa on arrival. Time permissible is 30 days.

11.

Cameroon Union Republic

Cameroon allows pre-approved visa-on-arrival

12.

Cayman Island

30 days, if passport has a valid visa for USA/Canada/UK

13.

Cook Islands

1 Month

14.

Djibouti

The visa on arrival is not available for Djibouti. However, Visa on Arrival could be facilitated if the Sponsor could organize a paper document approved by the Djibouti Immigration authority and the concerned person carries it with him on arrival. Even the Visa issued on Arrival is generally valid for maximum of 90 days costing about US$ 23

15.

Egypt

Visa On Arrival is not available for individual Indian passport holders. However, group of more than 10 persons of Indian passport holders visiting Egypt on Tourism through authorized Egyptian Tourism companies are eligible for On Arrival Visa

16.

Ethiopia

One month

17.

Fiji

4 Months

18.

Guinea Bissau

Visa-on-Arrival facility available

19.

Indonesia

Visa-on-Arrival facility available, 30 days gratis, 60 days with fees of US$ 35/-

20.

Iran

Visa-on-Arrival facility available. However Indian applicants have to apply online & obtain ‘Submission Notice’ before departure & Visa fee is paid at Iranian airport

21.

Jamaica

Visa on Arrival facility is available to Indian nations for 90 days

22.

Jordan

30 days

23.

Kenya

For a period of 3 months which can further be extended for another 3 months (by Immigration Hqrs)

24.

Kiribati

2 months

25.

Laos

30 days

26.

Madagascar

Yes, for a period of 3 months (maximum) Tourists Visa (by Immigration). If visa is granted one month on arrival it can be extended for another 2 months and if visa is granted for 2 months on arrival it can be extended for another 1 month by the Ministry of Interior, Republic of Madagascar

27.

Mauritania

Visa on arrival for 90 days only at Nouakchott International Airport

28.

Mozambique

Visa on arrival is given in those cases only who are coming from a country where Mozambique has no Embassy. In such cases the visa is given for 1 month only

29.

Myanmar

Tourist Visa 30 days for USD 50, Business Visa 70 days for USD 50, Workshop/Seminar/Meeting/Research Visa 28 days for USD 40, Transit Visa 24 hours for USD 20, Crew Visa 28 days for USD 40

30.

Nigeria

Nigeria allow pre-approved visa-on-arrival

31.

Niue Island

Filling up of arrival card is deemed to be an application for a visitor visa on arrival and it is issued accordingly

32.

Oman

Tourist Visa (unsponsored visa) can be availed on arrival by Indian Nationals those who hold long term valid visa for the following countries:- Australia,Canada,Japan,Schengen,UK and USA Visit Visa Multi Entry, valid for 1 year (stay not to exceed 30 days on each visit). Tourist Visit Visa, valid for 30 days from date of arrival

33.

Pakistan

Persons of more than 65 years of age will be granted single entry visa on arrival at the Attari/Wagah Checkpost for 45 days. This visa will be non-extendable and non-convertible

34.

Qatar

Indian ordinary passport holders are eligible for on arrival tourist visa facility valid for 30 days subject to certain conditions, which are as follows:
i) the traveler must have passport validity of six months, ii) a return ticket, iii) hotel reservation confirmation, and iv) a valid debit/credit card in his/her name.

35.

Republic of Marshall Islands

90 days

36.

Réunion Island

Visa on arrival facility for Indian nationals holding ordinary passport is available for the purpose of tourism for visiting Reunion Island, which is an overseas department of France. The maximum duration of the visa is 14 days. The hotel bookings have to be made through travel agents notified by the French authorities. The travel agents issue a voucher which has to be produced to the immigration authorities on arrival at Reunion Island

37.

Rwanda

One Month

38.

Saint Lucia

6 Weeks

39.

Saint Vincent & the Grenadines

1 Month

40.

Samoa

A 90-day visitor permit (free of charge) is issued to Indian nationals on arriving in Samoa subject to passport valid for at least 6 months, possession of onward / return ticket, visas for the next country of destination, sufficient funds to support themselves while in Samoa and a confirmed residential contact address.

41.

Seychelles

The Indian passport holders are eligible for Visa on arrival facility. Validity of Visa is for 90 days from the date of issue with single entry

42.

Somalia

1 Month

43.

Sri Lanka

Yes. A 30 day Visa on arrival is granted which can be extended upto 180 days in case of Tourist Visa.

44.

Suriname

90 days on Tourist card

45.

Tajikistan

Visa-on-Arrival facility available. Note: Visa application needs to be applied online and approved well in advance prior to the actual date of travel, with support letter either from the EOI, Dushanbe or the organization/agency sponsoring the Indian traveller. Usually such Visa is given for a period of 30 Days with Single Entry. Multiple-entry Visa of 90 Days validity is also given, only after recommendation from EOI, Dushanbe

46.

Tanzania

Visa on arrival is allowed with maximum 3 months/single entry

47.

Thailand

Ordinary passport holders are given visa-on-arrival facility. The fees for visa-on-arrival has been waived off temporarily until 31.10.2019

48.

Trinidad & Tobago

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

49.

Turks & Caicos Island

90 days, if passport has a valid visa for USA/Canada/UK

50.

Tunisia

Visa on arrival is allowed with maximum 3 months/ single entry

51.

Tuvalu

1 Month

52.

UAE

No facility available. However, Indian nationals holding a normal passport and a visit visa or a green card issued by the USA, or a UK or EU residency, can obtain a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 14 days. The US visa, the green card, the UK residence permit and the EU residence permit must be valid for at least six months from the date of arrival into the UAE. They can also apply online in advance. They can apply to extend their stay for additional 14 days. Transit Visa for 48 hours is being Issued free of charge. Non extendable nor renewable.

53.

Vanuatu

1 Month

54.

Vietnam

Yes, for a maximum period of 3 months.
To avail VOA facility, one has to submit an online visa application; pay online processing fee; receive an approval letter from Immigration Authorities in Vietnam and present the approval letter to Immigration Authorities on arrival in Vietnam

55.

Zimbabwe

Visa on arrival is granted to all Indians coming to Zimbabwe for 30 days/single entry at International entry points in Zimbabwe

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.