Visa Information

1. E-Visa

E-Visa facility is available for holders of Spanish passports with effect from November 3, 2015. The e-Visa scheme requires eligible Spanish nationals to apply four days in advance and obtain an Electronic Travel Authorization before travelling to India. It may be noted that the visa is not granted on arrival at the airport.

For detailed information, please visit: 
E-Visa application
View Sample e-visa form-
For any assistance call 24 * 7 e-Visa support center at +91-11-2430666 or send email to

Please note- Applicant should carry the passport, which is mentioned on Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) at the time of travel.

2. Regular Visa

VFS Global (Madrid-Spain) has been authorized to accept applications for all categories of visas and collect fees/service charges. They also offer an optional service to return passports to applicants by courier.

For detailed information please visit:
For any assistance call on VFS helpline center at +34 917693741 (English & Hindi) and +34 911985138 (Spanish) or send email to

There are three VFS offices in Spain which are located in Madrid, Barcelona & Las Palmas. All applicants for Visa are requested to approach the VFS office in their area. The contact addresses of VFS centres are as under:


Calle del Cardenal Marcelo Spínola 2, Planta Baja, 28016 Madrid


Carrer de Sardenya 229, Piso 3°, Oficina No.1, 08013 Barcelona


Calle Leòn y Castillo 177, Piso 4°, 35004 Las Palmas de GC

Applications for Passport Services can be sent by Post at the following address:

India Consular and Visa Application Centre (ICVAC)
VFS Global Spain SL
Calle de Cardenal Marcelo Spínola, 2,
28016 Madrid

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VFS global, Madrid is located near the crossing of Avenida Pío XII & Calle de los Caídos de la División Azul. It can be reached by Metro Station Pío XII - Line 9 (exit Manuel Montilla) or by bus (No. 16, 29, 150, 70, 107, 129).

3. Visa Applications for Diplomatic/Official Passport Holders-

  1. Visa applications from holders of Official/Diplomatic passports can only be presented directly at the Embassy on all working days from 09:00 hrs to 12:30 hrs, without prior appointment. Applications can also be deposited by a representative designated by the applicant. The procedure for submission of visa applications for Diplomatic/Official Passports holders is as under:

    Documents required:

    • Print out of the online visa application form: duly filled in and signed.
    • Official Note Verbal
    • 2 Photographs of size 50 mm X 50 mm (2 sq inches)
    • Passport of the Applicant, valid for at least 180 days and having a minimum of two blank pages.

  2. Since 12 April 2018, holders of Spanish diplomatic passports are exempt from requiring a visa to travel to India for up to a period of 90 days. Diplomatic assigned/accredited to work in India for longer duration must apply for grant of appropriate visa.

Please Note: If the applicants have any doubts/queries, queries may be sent to the e-mail ID: for necessary guidance/clarification(s).