Eligibility & duration of Visa

Transit visas are valid for halts of up to 72 hours in India within 15 days from the date of issue of the visa and must be obtained before departure. Transit Visas cannot be obtained from immigration counters at ports of entry in India. Evidence of onward travel to a destination outside India is required. No more than 2 entries into India will be allowed on Transit visa.

Documents required

  • Original Passport together with the copy of the relevant pages of the passport (valid for a minimum period of six months)
  • Two recent Passport size photographs showing full frontal view of the face without dark/colored glasses
  • Online Visa Application Form to be completed at https://indianvisaonline.gov.in and print & sign for submission to the Embassy
  • Copy of the national Identity Card /copy of residence permit in case of a foreigner
  • Photocopy of the onward journey ticket.
  • Reservation on accommodation/ air ticket

Note: All nationals visiting from Republic of Congo to India need Yellow Fever Vaccination card