Visa Fees

Visa fee is determined by nationality and visa type. The table below gives the visa fees for Finnish and Estonian nationals. For certain other nationalities, the fee is different for some or all visa types. A list of these nationalities can be found below the table. If your nationality is not in the list, the visa fee is the same as for Finnish and Estonian nationals.

These visa fees are in place w.e.f. 1 September 2017.

Use bank transfer to pay the visa fee. A receipt of the payment must be attached to the application. The receipt must show the recipient account number, amount paid, date of payment, archive ID and all the data entered in the message field.

Embassy bank details:
Recipient: Embassy of India
Account number: FI96 2066 1800 0174 23
BIC: NDEAFIHH
Message: applicant's full name, type of visa and application ID (FINH + eight digits)

The payment is not refunded even when an application is rejected. Grant or refusal of visa is at the sole discretion of the Embassy.

* Do not pay the visa fee beforehand!

VISA TYPE MAXIMUM DURATION PURPOSE FEE (€)
Tourist visa Up to 1 year (single/multiple entry) Tourism, meeting friends and family 98
Tourist visa* More than 1 year, up to 5 years (multiple entry) Tourism, meeting friends and family 193
Business visa Up to 1 year (single/multiple entry) Business trips, meetings 117
Business visa* More than 1 year, up to 5 years (multiple entry) Business trips, meetings 241
Employment visa* Up to 6 months (single/multiple entry) Paid employment 117
Employment visa* More than 6 months, up to 12 months (multiple entry) Paid employment 193
Employment visa* More than 1 year, up to 5 years (multiple entry) Paid employment 288
Conference visa* Usually one month Participating in a conference etc. 79
Student visa* Varies Studying 79
Intern visa* Up to 1 year (multiple entry) Internship 79
Transit visa* Up to 15 days (single/double entry) Stop-over in India 22
Other* Up to 6 months 79
Other* More than 6 months, up to 12 months (multiple entry) 117
Other* More than 1 year, up to 5 years (multiple entry) 193
OTHER SERVICES
Restricted Area Permit 32
Express handling 43
Visa transfer Transfer of valid visa 8

EXCEPTIONS

  • Special business/employment visa fees for these countries

OTHER EXCEPTIONS

  • Afghanistan
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Bangladesh
  • Canada
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Ecuador
  • France
  • Iran
  • Ireland
  • Israel
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Maldives
  • Mauritius
  • Mongolia
  • Mozambique
  • MYANMAR
  • New Zealand
  • Nigeria
  • North Korea
  • Pakistan
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Russia
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • Seychelles
  • Thailand
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Uruguay