1.Types of e-Visa: "e-Visa” is divided into three categories:
2.Entry-Window, Validity period and entries of e-Visa:
a. There are two-periods for e-Visa: The entry-window period and the validity period.
b. The entry-window of e-Visa is 120 days. For-example: An applicant who has been granted e-Visa for a period of September 1 to December 29 can visit India any-time between September 1 to December 29.
c. Validity period: The validity of e-Visa is 60 days from the date of first arrival in India. For example: The visa of an applicant who has been granted e-Visa for period of September 1 to December 29 and who enters India for first time on October 1 will be valid till November 29.
d. Entries: The subsequent entries (double for Tourist and Business and triple for Medical Visa) are valid for the 60-days from date of first arrival. For example: An applicant who has been granted e-Visa for period of September 1 to December 29 enters India for first time on October 1. The applicant can then make subsequent entry only till November 29 i.e within 60 days from first entry.
3.Submission of application: Applications for e-Visas must be made online at https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/evisa/tvoa.html no less than four days and no more than 120 days before the date of travel. For fees and documents required please visit https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/evisa/tvoa.html
4.Overview of the e-Visa application process:
or track your application through VISA STATUS ENQUIRY
5.Once you receive confirmation mail, please carry following while travelling:
ii.Print-out of ETA (Electronic Travel Authorization)