Indian visa requirements for Vietnamese citizens

India is one of the most friendly countries of Vietnam. Vietnamese also organize pilgrimage tours to India every year. But there is one thing you need to know, if you love traveling to India, first thing first, you need to get a Visa according to Indian authorities. Normally, you will need a period of time to prepare and wait for a response but now thanks to e-Visa service, that process just needs under 30 minutes to complete and a result will arrive in a maximum of 3 business days.

Indian e-Visa for Vietnamese citizens

Vietnamese citizens have to get an Indian visa since they are not listed among the 'exempt countries' for an Indian visa. There are 4 types of electronic Visa (e-Visa):

  • Tourist e-Visa: you can stay in India for 30 days, cannot be extended and converted. Single-entry only.
  • Business e-Visa: stay in 365 days, but you cannot stay continuously for 180 days. Multiple-entry available.
  • Medical e-Visa: you can stay in India for 60 days with triple-entry.
  • Conference e-Visa: you can stay in India for 30 days with single-entry only.

Indian e-Visa for Vietnamese citizens

The documents required for Vietnamese citizens to obtain an Indian visa

Vietnamese citizens are required to provide the following for an Indian e-Visa:

  • A valid passport which is valid for at least 6 month from the date of entry with 1 blank page for verification marking. A scanned biographical page of your passport will be required.
  • A passport-sized photograph of your portrait with white background which should be under 1MB.

As an advantageous condition to process your e-visa, we recommend that you should consider the following:

  • A regularly-checked email address for result arrival.
  • Travel plan or business invitation letter or any document to show your aim in this trip.
  • COVID-19 insurance (optional): you can add this document in order to increase your chance of getting approved.

After completing necessary document preparation, you can start to apply for an Indian e-visa by filling the online form , then follow our instructions and finally receive your approved e-visa via supplied email within a maximum of 3 days.

Indian e-Visa cost for Vietnamese

To complete an application, you will pay 2 main kinds of fees: government and service fee. In detail, the government fee is regulated by Indian authorities and cannot be adjusted. About service fee, there are 3 types of service you can choose and service fee will vary correspondingly, depending on your situation:

  • Normal: basic application service that guarantees you to get your Visa within 3 business days.
  • Urgent: with this option, you will not have to wait for a long time when it can help you get your Visa within 24 hours.
  • Super urgent: used in emergencies when there is a little time and you really need a Visa in hours. With this type of service, you can get your Visa in around 5 business hours.

Payment methods: you can choose to pay via electronic transaction or wire transfer. With electronic payment, you can choose a payment unit, such as Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.