If you are an Indian in the UK, planning a trip to Malaysia, you are at the right place. Here, we will talk about the Malaysia eVISA.
Malaysia is one of the most popular tourist destinations in South East Asia. It has all the ingredients required to make your holiday perfect. So, do you need a visa to enter Malaysia? Read on to find out.
We received close to 74 visa applications from the Indians living in the UK. Here, he will guide on how you can get one from your home, without having to visit an embassy.
Do Indians need a visa to enter Malaysia? How can Indians living in the UK apply for a visa to visit Malaysia?
Yes, Indians will need a visa to enter Malaysia. You have the option of applying for your visa on arrival in Malaysia as well.
However, you will have to pay INR 7,000 per visa in this case. This is not recommended unless it is an emergency for you.
As when you apply for your visa online, you get it at less than half the price mentioned here.
There is nothing to get worried about. You can apply for your Malaysia eVISA right from home. We will tell you how.
Know what are the different types of Malaysia visas available online
There are different types of Malaysia visas available online. The table below shows the types and their respective prices:
|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 websites to stay aware of
There are many websites for Malaysia visa. However, most of them are illegal. They will just scam you and run away with your money.
Ideally, no agents or websites should ask for more than 10-25% of the total visa fee, at the time of application. You have to pay the rest after your visa gets approved. You have the option to check the status of your website on the official government website.
We recommend only two websites that you can trust:
evisamalaysia.in (This is a Malaysia visa expert site where you need to pay 10% of the fee at the time of application. You will have a guide calling you and explaining the entire process.)
windowmalaysia.my (This is the official Malaysian site that lets you apply for a visa. This website crashes a bit too often and there is also no guidance offered.)
Please do not apply for your Malaysia eVISA on any other website.
Steps to apply for a Malaysia eVISA from the UK
You need to follow four steps to apply for a Malaysia eVISA from the UK and they are:
Fill in the Malaysia eVISA application form
Pay 10% of the fee at the time of application and upload the required documents
Your visa gets approved and you get a call from a Malaysia visa expert
Pay the remaining fee after checking the status of your visa, and get your visa sent to you
How can you apply for a Malaysia eVISA from the UK?
We can help you in getting your Malaysia eVISA. And you do not have to book your flight or hotels before as well.
You probably know that having confirmed flight tickets and hotel bookings is crucial for visa approval. When you apply through us, you do not have to worry about these.
This way, you do not have to worry about your visa getting rejected as well. You do not have to pay cancellation charges.
Here are the steps that you need to follow:
Step 1: Visit our website for Malaysia visa and click on ‘Buy Malaysia visa @ INR 2,800‘.
Step 2: Now on the new page, you will have to choose your ‘visa type’. Allow us to help you choose the right one.
Step 3: You will now have to fill the online application form for a Malaysia eVISA. Ensure you fill the correct details.
Now, you will get the option to make the payment. Pay 10% of the fee now.
Please note that you will have to pay the entire fee if you are planning to travel within the next seven days. This is what the Malaysia visa rules say.
You can also apply on the official Malaysian government visa website.
Documents required for a Malaysia eVISA or an eNTRI visa
Here are the documents that you will need to upload for your Malaysia eVISA or eNTRI visa:
Your passport in original, which obviously needs to be valid. Make sure your passport has a validity of at least 6 months from your return to the UK. It also needs to have two empty pages.
A scanned copy of your recent passport size photograph which needs to abide the following specifications. The size of the image should be 35mm x 50 mm and its size should be less than 2MB. The image needs to be in the PNG or JPG format.
Meeting these specifications is very important. Your visa will get rejected if the image does not meet these specifications. Please give these exact specifications to the local studio guy.
If you are applying through us, our in-house graphic designers will try their best to ensure of these specifications.
A scanned copy of your original passport’s first page. The format should be PNG or JPG and size less than 2MB.
A scanned copy of your passport’s last page. Requirements stay same as above.
A scanned copy of your passport’s page that has the records of your last travel.
Confirmed flight tickets that the show the dates of you entering and leaving Malaysia. This needs to be in the PDF format.
We will ask you not to make your flight bookings yet. What if your visa request gets rejected? You will end up losing a lot of money.
We have travel agencies who can arrange for your flight tickets. We will use these to apply for your visa. You can book yours when your visa gets approved.
Confirmed proof of accommodation. This also needs to be in the PDF format.
This is again something that we can arrange for your visa, then why book early? Hotel cancellation charges are pretty high in Malaysia. Make your bookings once you get your visa.
What is the cost of applying for a Malaysia eVISA from the UK?
The table below shows the costs of different Malaysia visas. The prices shown are inclusive of 18% GST.
Take a look at how an eNTRI visa will look like:
How to verify the status of your Malaysia visa online?
You will have to visit the official website for visa verification, for this.
Now enter your passport and stick number. Make sure you enter them correctly. The window will show the status of your visa.
Check the image below to know where you can find your sticker number: