Living in Kolkata and not visited Malaysia? Plan your trip today for the experience of a lifetime. And do not worry about your visa as here we will tell you how you can get your Malaysia visa from Kolkata.
The best thing about Kolkata is its proximity to Southeast Asian countries. The flight fares to countries like Malaysia and Thailand are cheapest from Kolkata as compared to other cities. So, if you have not visited these countries yet, you are making a mistake.
Update – 2019 :
You can now get a Malaysia visa from India for free on blinkvisa.com. You will get 100% cashback on your entire visa fee and with Blinkvisa, use the cashback to book the flight, Hotel, Activities to do in Malaysia all at cost price.
Blinkvisa is not only for your Malaysia visa, you can get a whole custom travel plan done for you to make sure you have an amazing trip while also using your cashback that you just got to provide you even more savings when you book your flight and hotel from them (via Expedia) and also gain huge discounts on your activities.
From vast national parks to bustling malls, Malaysia has it all. Plan a trip with your friends or plan it alone and you will not regret it.
Malaysia as a country attracts thousands of tourists from all over the world. The maximum number of visa applicants are from India and there are thousands applying from the City of Joy.
Here’s how you can get your Malaysia visa from Kolkata without any hassle.
Do Indians need a visa to enter Malaysia for tourism purposes? Is it possible to get a Malaysia visa from Kolkata
Yes, if you are an Indian citizen, you will need a visa to enter Malaysia. Indians have the provision of applying for their visas on arrival in Malaysia.
However, visas on arrival are expensive. You will have to pay as much as INR 7000 for the same and this is way more than what you will have to pay if you apply for your visa from here.
To get your Malaysia visa from Kolkata, all that you need to do is fill a simple online form and we will take care of everything else.
You can apply for your Malaysia visa from anywhere in India and there is no need to visit the embassy for it.
Know the different types of Malaysia visas available online
Before you apply for your Malaysia eVISA, it is important that you know the different visa types available online.
Please see the table below to know about the three different types of visa for Malaysia and their costs:
|Name of visa||Malaysia eNTRI visa||30 days Single entry eVisa||30 days Multiple entry eVisa|
|Total days of Stay||15 days only||30 days||30 days|
|Visa fees (INR)||2390||3585||3785|
|Single Entry/ Multiple Entry||Single Entry Only||Only Single Entry||Multiple Entry|
|Can enter from?||Direct from India, Thailand, Singapore||Any Country||Any Country|
|Days before application||1 to 2 working days||2 to 7 working days||2 to 7 working days|
Malaysia visa fees for Indians
Since 2015, Malaysia government fees which were INR 1000 have been waived off for Indians. But VFS fees, as well as GST +VAT+ card processing fees, are still applicable. We have added our fee charges as well.
|eNTRI visa||30 days eVisa||30 days Multiple eVisa|
|VFS Fees||INR 1800||Rs 2995||INR 3195|
|Our Fees||Rs 500||INR 500||Rs 500|
|GST||INR 90||Rs 90||INR 90|
|Total Cost||Rs 2390||INR 3585||Rs 3785|
You will have to choose one among these three as far as your Malaysia eVISA is concerned.
Malaysia eVISA scams and fraud agents
While looking for your Malaysia eVISA online, you will come across many websites. Most of these websites are fake and are running illegally.
These websites and agents are just there to take your money and dupe you.
Please note that you are not required to pay more than 10-25% of the visa fee at the time of the Malaysia eVISA application. You have to pay the remaining fee only after your visa gets approved.
You can check the government website to know whether your visa is approved.
P.S. As per the Malaysian government policy, you will have to pay the entire visa if your travel dates are within a period of 1 week.
Apply for your Malaysia eVISA from any one of the following two websites:
Blinkvisa.com (Pay only 10% of the visa fee now and pay the rest once your visa gets approved)
windowmalaysia.my (This is the Malaysian government website for eVISAs. The website crashes too often and it also has a high rejection rate)
Avoid all other websites to be safe.
Four steps to get your Malaysia visa from Kolkata
Here are the steps that you need to follow for your Malaysia visa from Kolkata:
Fill the eVISA form for your trip to Malaysia
Send the required documents and INR 500 of the visa fee
Wait for our Malaysian visa expert to call you after your visa gets approved
Check your visa status on the official website, pay the remaining fee, and get your visa emailed to you
What do you need to do to apply for your Malaysia visa from Kolkata?
We are there to help you with your Malaysia eVISA. We all take care of all the requirements for your visa including your flight and hotel reservation as well.
We recommend that you do not book your flight and hotel before your visa gets approved. We have seen many cases where the travelers have booked their flight and hotels in advance, only to cancel them later, as their visa got rejected.
If this happens, you will end up losing a lot of money in the form of cancellation charges.
This is where we can help you. We help you to get your visa for Malaysia and you do not need to book flights and hotels in advance.
We have laid down the procedure step-by-step below:
Step 1: Visit our website for Malaysia eVISA from India. Fill the basic details and click on Get Visa to ‘Buy Malaysia visa for INR 2390‘ that you see on Malaysia Visa Page.
Step 2: On the Malaysia visa page you can click on apply for the visa. It is okay if you choose the incorrect ‘visa type‘ now. We will call you later to help you choose the right one.
Step 3: Scroll down to find the Malaysia visa form. Fill this correctly. Our expert will call you and help you with your doubts.
Step 4: Now you will have to make a payment INR 500 to initiate the Malaysia visa process.
The rest amount can be paid once your visa is approved.
The second option is applying via the Malaysian official website.
Documents required for your Malaysia visa from Kolkata
The documents required for your Malaysia eVISA and eNTRI visa are the same and they are:
Your original passport and it needs to have a validity of 6 months from the date of return to India. It also needs to have at least two blank pages.
You will also need to upload a scanned copy of your recent photograph. The length of the photograph should be 35 mm while its width has to be 50 mm. The photo needs to be either in the JPG or the PNG format. Its size should be 2MB. Please ask your local studio guy to stick to these specifications. If you apply for your visa through us, we will take care of this requirement as well.
Scan the first page of your passport, the valid one and send that copy. This also needs to be in the JPG or PNG format and its size should be 2MB. Check the sample shown below:
You will also need to send a scanned copy of your passport's last page. The requirements stay the same as above.
You will also need to upload a scanned copy of your passport's page that shows your last international travels.
Confirmed round-trip flight tickets. This needs to be in the PDF format.
As already mentioned above, it will be best if you let us take care of this. Our trusted travel agent will arrange for your flight tickets on the dates given by you. You do not have any risk of losing money.
Confirmed hotel reservations for your entire stay in Malaysia. This also needs to be in the PDF format.
Just like flight tickets, we can arrange for these as well. We will use that to apply for your Malaysia eVISA.
What is the cost to apply for a Malaysia visa from Kolkata?
These visa costs are GST inclusive.
Here is how a Malaysia eNTRI note looks like:
How to verify the status of your Malaysia eVISA from India?
You will have to visit the official Malaysia visa website to check the status of your visa:
Enter your passport and sticker number to verify the status of your visa.
Check the image below to know where to find your sticker number:
Make sure you enter correct details as then only will the website will be able to verify the status of your website.
What would happen at the immigration counter?
Once you present your eVisa or eNTRI note, you might be asked details such as how many days you would be staying in Malaysia? What is your plan?
You might be also asked to present your return tickets and hotel bookings. Your e visa document might also be verified for spelling mistakes and other misinformation. This can lead to refusal of entry into Malaysia
Who can apply for Malaysia online visa?
To know the details, Please see the below image.
What would happen if we overstay in Malaysia more than the days we are allowed to in the visa?
You are allowed to stay in Malaysia up to a maximum of 30 days. You will be subjected to an administrative fine by the Malaysian local authorities and your next entry into Malaysia may be denied for a certain period of time if you failed to stay within the stipulated time.
Can I apply for my online visa from Malaysia?
No. eVISA does not allow applications to apply within Malaysia. eVISA must be obtained prior to your entry into Malaysia. You can apply for your Malaysia e visa from Bangalore.
Should I re-apply for a Malaysia eVISA if my departure date changes but the new date are within 3 months?
No, You do not have to re-apply for a new Malaysia eVISA within 3 months from the approved visa issuance, since the visa is valid for 3 months.
Should I re-apply for Malaysia eVISA if my departure date changes and the new date is after 3 months?
Yes, You will need to re-apply a new Malaysia eVISA since the approved visa issuance date by the Department of Immigration Malaysia to enter Malaysia is valid for 3 months only.
Upon receiving my issued Malaysia eVISA, I have realized that some of the information that I provided was wrong and needs corrections. What should I do?
You must re-apply for a new Malaysia eVISA with the correct information as per your travel documents.
How long will my Malaysia eVISA be valid for?
All Malaysian visas are valid for up to 3 months only.