About Us Transit Visa

A transit visa is granted to travel through India to reach ultimate destination. The visa will be valid for entry within 15 days of date of issue for a maximum stay of 3 days. For a stay in India beyond 3 days, an appropriate visa should be obtained.

NB: Please ensure that all entries in the online, as well as printed application form, are correct.
NB: For visa to be processed, passport should be valid for at least 180 days or more. The passport must have at least two blank pages and should not be mutilated /damaged /tampered in any manner.

  • Filling up of Online Application Form
  • Application to be filled online using the website  https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/index.html
  • Complete form carefully to ensure entries such as passport no, name, date of birth etc. are correct.
  • Take a printout of completed form.


2. Submission of Application and Documents to Embassy
Submit the following documents either at Embassy of India

  • The above printed application forms.
  • Fees in cash.
  • Two passport size photograph (5 cm x 5 cm) with white background.
  • Evidence of confirmed air tickets.
  • For seamen invitation letter from Indian and local marine agents.
  • Evidence of onward travel to a destination outside India
  • Proof of residence in Croatia.

NB: (a)Before applying to the Embassy, please ensure all the above documents and appropriate fee have been attached with the application.
(b)Acceptance of visa application does not automatically guarantee grant of a visa. The visa application may be accepted, modified and refused by the Embassy in its full right. Decision of the Embassy of India, Zagreb in the matter shall be final.

Document submission time: Monday to Friday between 9.00 a.m. and 11.30 am (Except holidays).

Processing time:

  • Each visa application is processed individually by the Embassy. As a result processing times may vary between applications that appear to be similar.
  • Croatian passport holders: If application is complete in all aspects it usually takes 2-3 working days from the date of submission in the Embassy or same day on the payment of additional emergency visa fee of 135 kunas.
  •  Non-Croatian passport holders: working days from the date of submission in the Embassy may vary on case to case basis.

3. Collection procedure:
Visa can be collected either personally by the applicant or by third party on presentation of authorisation letter signed by the applicant and with receipt.
Documents collection time: Monday to Friday between 3.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m. (Except holidays).