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Liberalization of e-Visa Scheme

Posted on: October 07, 2019 | Back | Print

Change in validity and fees of e-Tourist Visa

Government of India has announced the following measures to liberalize e-Tourist Visa to further promote foreign tourist arrivals in India:-

i) Introduction of short duration e- Tourist Visa, with one-month validity with visa fee of US$ 25. This scheme is valid for the period July – March only.

ii) For off-season (April-June) tourism, visa fee of US$ 25 has been reduced to US$ 10.

iii) Validity of regular e-Tourist Visa with fee of US$ 80 has been increased from 1 year to 5 years with multiple entry.

iv) Fee for one year e-Tourist Visa has been reduced from US$ 80 to US$ 40.


Name of the country

e-Visa fees (in U.S.$)




30 days e-Tourist Visa for lean period (April-June)

30 days e-Tourist Visa (July-March)

1 year e-Tourist Visa

5 years e-Tourist Visa