Everyone except nationals of Bhutan, Maldives and Nepal needs a visa to visit India.
Tourist visas are valid for six months from the date of issue, and cost around US 50$. Processing takes from one day to one week
Visas need to be applied for online before you visit an embassy.
A visa on arrival is available for tourists from Australia, Brazil, Cambodia, Cook Islands, Fiji, Finland, Germany, Guyana, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Laos, Luxembourg, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Myanmar, Nauru, New Zealand, Niue, Norway, Palau, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Russia, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea Thailand, Tonga, Tuvalu, UAE, Ukraine, USA, Vanuatu and Vietnam.
The on arrival visa is only available at Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Trivandrum airports for a fee of US 60$. The visa is single entry and only valid for 30 days. You must apply at least 4 days in advance and up to 30 days before you arrive
If you would like to stay in India for longer than six months, you will need to leave the country and apply for another visa. Getting another visa after you have had two in a row may prove a little difficult.
The Indian embassy in Kathmandu may be able to issue new visas but there crackdowns from time to time that may make getting a new visa near impossible.
Every outside national entering India are obliged to have a substantial universal travel report as a national international ID with a legitimate visa acquired from an Indian Mission or Post abroad.
All Individual visa seekers are asked for to seek the Indian Visa through Online application join , to make an application for getting the Indian visa.
The appropriately marked physical duplicate of the application structure finished in all admiration and submitted succesfully, is to be submitted at the concerned Indian Visa Application Center (IVAC) or specifically to Indian Mission/ Post, on the booked date of meeting alongside the imperative supporting records. The directions for filling the structure and booking the arrangement can be seen at Instructions for Online Visa Application. Imperative specialized data for filling online Indian visa application can be alluded at Technical Instructions.
The status of Visa Application can be seen on the link for Visa Enquiry.
The applicants are also requested to visit website of the Indian Mission concerned for detailed information about Indian visa.