About Us Transit visa

Transit (TR) Visa

A Transit Visa is granted for the sole purpose of enabling the holder to travel through India to reach his/her ultimate destination. Change of purpose is not allowed.

Transit visa is ordinarily valid for a single/double journey and for entry within 15 days of date of issue.

The Transit visa is valid for direct transit only with a maximum stay of 3 days. For staying in India beyond 3 days, an appropriate visa should be obtained. Please note the validity of the visa is effective from the date of issue.


In case of travel by air, Transit visa is not required by a foreigner passing through in direct transit by air provided he/she does not leave the airport.

In case of travel by sea, Transit visa is not required by a foreigner who does not leave the ship while it halts at an Indian port.


Valid ticket including onward journey; proof of financial standing.

Visa Fee :     € 25

Note: For further procedural details, go to website of service provider www.vfsglobal.com/india/netherlands. In case of any discrepancy between this website and the website of the service provider or any Government of India website, please bring the same to the attention of the Embassy at e-mail: consular.thehague@mea.gov.in