Visa to India

Regular Tourist Visa

Indian Regular Tourist Visa is generally valid for 1 year with multiple entries. 

eTourist Visa

eTourist Visa is valid for 30 days to 5 years with double/ multiple entries allowed.

Regular Tourist Visa vs. eTourist visa

When considering a visa to India from Australia, it’s essential to understand the differences between a Regular Tourist Visa and an eTourist Visa.

Regular Tourist Visa eTourist Visa
To be applied through VFS Global or Consulate/Embassies To be applied online
Processing time – 7-10 working days Processing time – (24-72 hours)
Validity of issued visa – one year (Generally) Validity of issued visa- 30 days to 5 years
Entries: – Multiple Entries:- Double/Multiple (depends on plan)
Fees: AU$ 180-200 approx Fees: $USD 20-130 approx
Visa Receiving:- The visa will be pasted on passport and will be sent by courier/post to the applicant’s address Visa Receiving:- By email