Malaysia as a tourist destination attracts people from all over the globe. And why not? It has everything required to make your vacation perfect. From relaxed and pristine beaches in Penang to the beautiful islands of Langkawi, Malaysia offers all. Here, in this article, we will talk about a Malaysia eVISA.
A Malaysia eVISA is something that you can apply from the comfort of your home. You do not have to visit the embassy for the same.
We received and processed more than 340 visa applications during the last month from Indians living in the US. Here, we will guide you for the same.
Do US permanent residents from India need a visa to enter Malaysia? Can they apply for their visa from the USA?
US citizens do not need to apply for a visa to visit Malaysia for tourism purposes. This is the reason why many US permanent residents think that they also do not need a visa to enter Malaysia.
Whether you need a visa to enter Malaysia or not, depends on your country of nationality. And, Indians need to apply for a visa to enter Malaysia.
You have the option of Malaysia visa on arrival. However, the cost for such a visa is INR 7,000. This is more than the double of what you need to pay when you apply for your visa before your trip.
However, there is nothing that you need to worry about. You can apply for your Malaysia visa online. This is your Malaysia eVISA. Just fill in an online application form and let us take care of the rest.
The different types of Malaysia visa that you can apply online
There are three different types of visas that you can apply online for your Malaysia trip. Check the table below for details:
|Name of visa||30 days eVisa||15 days eVisa||Malaysia eNTRI visa|
|Total days of Stay||30 days||15 days only||15 days only|
|Visa fees||INR 4000||INR 3000||INR 2800|
|Single Entry/ Multiple Entry||Multiple Entry||Multiple Entry||Single Entry Only|
|Can enter from?||Any Country||Any Country||Direct from India, Thailand, Singapore|
|Days before application||20 days||20 days||2 to 3 days|
Fake Malaysia visa agents and scams that you need to know about
Do you know that there are hundreds of Malaysia visa agents and websites to scam you? They take your money and disappear.
That is why it is important that you apply for your Malaysia eVISA at the right place. No agent or website should ask for more than 10-25% of the visa fee. You need to pay the rest only after your visa gets approved.
The visa agent will provide you with your visa identification number. You need to use this to know the status of your visa on the official government site.
Of all the agents and websites, there are only two that you can trust:
evisamalaysia.in (We have a solid team to guide you through the entire Malaysia visa application process. You just need to pay the 10% of your visa fee initially.)
windowmalaysia.my (This is the government channel for Malaysia visa that crashes very often and offers no guidance as such)
Please avoid all other websites as they are just there to scam you and run away with your money.
What are the steps that you need to follow for a Malaysia eVISA or an eNTRI visa from the USA?
Here are the four simple steps that you need to follow in order to apply for a Malaysia visa from the States:
First, you will need to fill the Malaysia visa application form
Upload the required documents and make a payment of 10% of the visa fee
Your visa gets approved and you get a call from a Malaysia visa expert
Check the status of your visa on the official government site and wait for your visa to get emailed to you, after making the rest of the payment
How can you apply for a Malaysia eVISA from the USA?
Applying for a Malaysia eVISA or an eNTRI visa is easy. In fact, you can apply for it online and you do not have to worry about even booking your flight tickets or making hotel reservations.
Apply for your Malaysia visa through us and we will take care of all these requirements.
If you have travelled before, you probably now that no visas get approved without confirmed flight tickets and hotel bookings. However, the sad part is that you end losing a lot of money, if your visa request gets rejected.
This is the reason why so many people opt for our services. We help in getting your visa approved and you do not have to make any prior hotel or flight bookings for the same.
Following are the steps that you need to keep in mind:
Step 1: Visit our website for Malaysia visa and click on ‘Buy Malaysia visa @ INR 2,800‘.
Step 2: You will reach a new page. Here, you will have to select your ‘visa type‘. It is okay if you make an incorrect choice now. We will help you to correct it later.
Step 3: Scroll down to find the Malaysia visa application form. Fill in the form with all the details asked for. Our visa expert will call you and guide you so that you do not make any mistakes. Pay 10% of the visa fee now and upload the required documents as well.
N.B. It is important for you to note that you need to pay 10% of the visa fee now, only if your travel date is after at least one week. If not, then you will have to pay the entire visa fee now. This is as per the Malaysia visa policy.
You can also apply on the official Malaysian website for visas.
Requirements for a Malaysia eVISA or an eNTRI visa from the states
The documents that you need for a Malaysia eVISA are same the ones you need for an eNTRI visa and they are:
Your original passport and make sure that it has a validity of at last 6 months from the date of your return to the States. Also, it needs to have at least two blank pages for the stamps.
You will also need to upload a scanned copy of your recent photograph. It needs to have a length of 50mm and a width of 35mm. The size of the image should also be within 2MB. Make sure the scanned copy is in the JPG or PNG format.
As long as you are applying through us, you do not need to worry about these photo specifications. Though we request you to ensure that the pic is at least close to the required specifications. Our graphic designers will take care of the rest.
Many Malaysia visas get rejected as these specifications are not followed. Please ask your local studio guy to make sure of these, if you are not applying through us.
Scan the first page of your passport and upload that as well. This document also needs to be in the PNG or JPG format and its size should not exceed 2MB.
A scanned copy of your passport’s last page. The requirements for this document is same as above.
The scanned copy of the page on your passport that shows the entry and exit stamps of the last country you visited. Requirements remain same.
Round-trip flight tickets to and from Malaysia. This document has to be in the PDF format and should clearly show the dates of entry and exit to and from Malaysia.
This is where we can help you. You do not have to book your flight tickets yet. You will end up paying a heavy cancellation charge if your visa does not get approved. We have travel agents who can arrange for your flight tickets required for your Malaysia eVISA approval.
Confirmed hotel reservations. This should be in the PDF format.
Let us make arrangements for this as well and we will be able to do it for the entire trip. You can make your bookings once your visa gets approved.
Cost for Malaysia eVISA or eNTRI visa application from the USA
Please note that these prices are inclusive of 18% GST.
Take a look at an eNTRI sample:
How to get your Malaysia eVISA verified on the official website?
To verify the status of your website, you will have to do the following:
Step 1: Visit the official website for Malaysia visa verification.
Step 2: Now enter your passport and sticker number. You will get this number on your e-visa.
Step 3: Choose your visa type, enter the captcha code, and click on ‘Check‘.
If the details you entered are correct, you will get to know the status of your visa on the screen.