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2University of CambridgeCambridge, ENG, United Kingdom
3University of OxfordOxford, ENG, United Kingdom
4Harvard UniversityCambridge, MA, United States
5Stanford UniversityStanford, CA, United States
6Imperial College LondonLondon, ENG, United Kingdom
7ETH Zurich - Swiss Federal Institute of TechnologyZürich, Switzerland
8National University of SingaporeSingapore, Singapore
9University College London (UCL)London, ENG, United Kingdom
10University of California, BerkeleyBerkeley, CA, United States
11University of ChicagoChicago, IL, United States
12University of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphia, PA, United States
13Cornell UniversityIthaca, NY, United States
14University of MelbourneNorth Melbourne, 07, Australia
15California Institute of Technology - CaltechPasadena, CA, United States
16Yale UniversityNew Haven, CT, United States
17Peking UniversityBeijing, China
18Princeton UniversityPrinceton, NJ, United States
19University of New South WalesKingsford, 02, Australia
20University of SydneySydney, 02, Australia
21University of TorontoPickering, Canada
22The University of EdinburghEdinburgh, SCT, United Kingdom
23Columbia UniversityNew York City, NY, United States
24PSL Research UniversityParis, France
25Tsinghua UniversityBeijing, China
26Nanyang Technological UniversitySingapore, Singapore
27The University of Hong KongHong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
28Johns Hopkins UniversityBaltimore, MD, United States
29The University of TokyoTokyo, Japan
30University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)Los Angeles, CA, United States
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32The University of ManchesterManchester, ENG, United Kingdom
33University of MichiganAnn Arbor, MI, United States
34Australian National UniversityCanberra, 01, Australia
35University of British ColumbiaVancouver, Canada
36Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in LausanneLausanne, Switzerland
37Technical University of MunichMünchen, Germany
38Institut Polytechnique de ParisPalaiseau, France
39New York UniversityNew York City, NY, United States
40King's College LondonLondon, ENG, United Kingdom
41Seoul National UniversityAnyang, South Korea
42Monash UniversityNotting Hill, 07, Australia
43University of QueenslandSouth Brisbane, 04, Australia
44Zhejiang UniversityHangzhou, China
45London School of Economics and Political ScienceLondon, ENG, United Kingdom
46Kyoto UniversityKyoto, Japan
47Delft University of Technology (TU Delft)Delft, Netherlands
48Northwestern UniversityEvanston, IL, United States
49The Chinese University of Hong KongShatin, Hong Kong (SAR)
50Fudan UniversityShanghai, China
51Shanghai Jiao Tong UniversityShanghai, China
52Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburgh, PA, United States
53University of AmsterdamAmsterdam, Netherlands
54Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) MunichMünchen, Germany
55University of BristolBristol, ENG, United Kingdom
56Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)Taiden, South Korea
57Duke UniversityDurham, NC, United States
58University of Texas at AustinAustin, TX, United States
59Sorbonne UniversityParis, France
60Hong Kong University of Science and TechnologyHong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
61KU LeuvenBrussels, Belgium
62University of California, San DiegoSan Diego, CA, United States
63University of WashingtonSeattle, WA, United States
64University of Illinois at Urbana ChampaignUrbana, IL, United States
65The Hong Kong Polytechnic UniversityHong Kong, Hong Kong (SAR)
66University of MalayaKuala Lumpur, Malaysia
67University of WarwickCoventry, ENG, United Kingdom
68University of AucklandAuckland, New Zealand
69National Taiwan UniversityTaipei, Taiwan
70City University of Hong KongKowloon, Hong Kong (SAR)
71Paris-Saclay UniversityBures-sur-Yvette, France
72The University of Western AustraliaPerth, 08, Australia
73Brown UniversityProvidence, RI, United States
74KTH Royal Institute of TechnologyStockholm, Sweden
75University of LeedsLeeds, ENG, United Kingdom
76University of GlasgowGlasgow, SCT, United Kingdom
77Yonsei UniversitySeoul, South Korea
78Durham UniversityDurham, ENG, United Kingdom
79Korea UniversitySeoul, South Korea
80Osaka UniversityOsaka-shi, Japan
81Trinity College DublinDublin, Ireland
82University of SouthamptonSouthampton, ENG, United Kingdom
83Pennsylvania State UniversityState College, PA, United States
84University of BirminghamBirmingham, ENG, United Kingdom
85Lund UniversityLund, Sweden
86University of Sao PauloSão Paulo, Brazil
87Heidelberg UniversityHeidelberg, Germany
88Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU)Moscow, Russia
89University of AdelaideAdelaide, 05, Australia
90University of Technology SydneySydney, 02, Australia
91Tokyo Institute of TechnologyShinagawa-ku, Japan
92University of ZurichZürich (Kreis 1), Switzerland
93Boston UniversityBoston, MA, United States
94National Autonomous University of MexicoCoyoacán, Mexico
95University of Buenos AiresBuenos Aires, Argentina
96University of St AndrewsSaint Andrews, SCT, United Kingdom
97Georgia Institute of TechnologyAtlanta, GA, United States
98Freie Universität BerlinBerlin Steglitz Zehlendorf, Germany
99Purdue UniversityWest Lafayette, IN, United States
100Pohang University of Science and Technology (Postech)Enjitsu, South Korea
101University of Wisconsin MadisonMadison, WI, United States
102University of SheffieldSheffield, ENG, United Kingdom
103University of CopenhagenCopenhagen, Denmark
104Tohoku UniversitySendai-shi, Japan
105Technical University of Denmark (DTU)Copenhagen, Denmark
106University of North Carolina Chapel HillChapel Hill, NC, United States
107University of Science and Technology of ChinaHefei, China
108Rice UniversityHouston, TX, United States
109Sungkyunkwan UniversitySeoul, South Korea

Visitor Visa is a single-entry visa valid for 30-day stay in Indonesia with the purpose of Tourism, Government visits, Business Meetings, Goods Purchasing, or Transit only.

Visitor Visa is an alternative to visas issued electronically via e-VISA Application, visa on arrival at the port of entry, and visa at Indonesian Embassy/Consulate.

Applicants obtain their Visitor Visa electronically after entering required information and making payments by a credit card (Mastercard, Visa, or JCB).

The link to download your Visitor Visa is given on the final step, where you will be informed that your request has been completed successfully. In addition, the same link to download your Visitor Visa will be e-mailed to you.

Alternatives: You can download Visitor Visa via the “Application” menu in the Visitor Visa Application.

Immigration officers at port of entry can verify your Visitor Visa on their system. However, you are advised to keep your Visitor Visa either as a soft copy (tablet PC, smartphone, etc.) or a hard copy if there is any failure on their system.

As in the case of other visas, the Immigration Officer at the entry ports reserves the right to deny access to Indonesia to an Visitor Visa holder without any explanation.

Documents needed to prepare Visitor Visa request are:
a. Full biodata page of passport with at least 6 months validity from the date of your arrival
to Indonesia (format JPG/JPEG/PNG with max. size of 200 kb);
b. Passport size photograph (format JPG/JPEG/PNG with max. size of 200 kb);
c. Email address;
d. A valid Mastercard, Visa, or JCB credit card.

An Visitor Visa can be obtained easily anywhere with an internet connection. It saves time you would otherwise spend on e-VISA Application, visa on arrival at the port of entry, visa at Indonesian Embassy/Consulate (if you are eligible).

Issuance of Visitor Visa does not guarantee entry to Indonesia. Visitor Visa simply indicates that the individual is eligible to seek entry for a specific purpose. The decision of entry remains the right of the respective Immigration Officer at the port of entry.

Under Article 22 (1) b Minister of Law and Human Rights Regulation Number 44 of 2015, foreigners who wish to enter Indonesia must hold a passport with an expiration date at least 6 (six) months from the date of arrival. You are advised to have the return ticket printed.

Immigration Officer reserves the right to ask for your return ticket at entry.

You must apply new Visitor Visa application. We cannot refund payments for error in visa application.

According to Article 106 Minister of Law and Human Rights Regulation Number 44 of 2015, Immigration Officer at the ports of entry reserves the right to deny entry into Indonesia to a foreigner who provide incorrect information in the visa request.

No. The validity period of your Visitor Visa begins from the date specified in your application. You can enter Indonesia on any date within this period.

The Republic of Indonesia does not sell, rent, or otherwise use for commercial purposes any personal information entered in the Visitor Visa Application System to third parties.

The applicant bears full responsibility for the safety of the soft and hard copies of the Visitor Visa.
Any information obtained at each request stage and the Visitor Visa issued at the end of the process is stored in secure systems. The applicant bears full responsibility for this information again should it fall into the hands of third parties.

The barcode on the Visitor Visa stores the applicant’s information in an encrypted and electronically signed form designated by the Directorate General of Immigration Ministry of Law and the Human Rights Republic of Indonesia.

Access to the barcode’s content is solely provided to the institutions authorized by the Directorate General of Immigration Ministry of Law and the Human Rights Republic of Indonesia. The applicant bears full responsibility for any inconvenience that may result from barcode alterations or forgery caused by the applicant.

Yes. Each traveler must have a separate Visitor Visa.

No. Visitor Visa is only for single entry. If you wish to obtain a multiple entry visa, you can apply for a multiple entry visa via e-VISA Application.

No, your Visitor Visa is invalid. You must obtain another Visitor Visa.

If you wish to stay in Indonesia longer than your Visitor Visa permits, you must apply for a residence permit extension at the Immigration Office.

Please note that an Visitor Visa is granted only for Tourism, Government visits, Business Meetings, Goods Purchasing, or Transit purposes. Request for other visa types is required to submit an e-VISA Application.

If you overstay your visa, you might be asked to pay fines of IDR 1,000,000 per day, detained, deported, or banned future travel to Indonesia for a specific period.

You must create a new Visitor Visa request.

You can download your Visitor Visa via “Application” tab

You can apply for Visitor Visa 14 days before your travel. However, you are advised to create an Visitor Visa request at least 48 hours before your departure.

No. The applicant assumes responsibility for any mistakes made in their request.

Yes. If you are a citizen of one of the countries listed below and you meet the required criteria, you can obtain a visa on arrival at the port of entry. Kindly visit to learn more about these requirements.

For now, Visitor Visa is only available at Soekarno-Hatta Airport and Ngurah Rai Airport. If you land not at that port of entry, you can apply for another type of visa (e-VISA Application, visa on arrival at the port of entry, visa at Indonesian Embassy/Consulate).

Yes. If your child is issued a passport under their name, please make a separate Visitor Visa request.

Yes. Further information regarding the countries eligible for visa on arrival at the port of entry Please visit

Visitor Visa fee is IDR 500,000.

Visitor Visa is valid for 90 days. The validity period of your Visitor Visa is different than the duration of your stay. The stay of Visitor Visa holder is 30 days from the arrival date.

No. You do not have to get a visa if you are not going to leave the international transit area.

A service fee is charged to cover the cost of international operations.

When your Visitor Visa expires, you are not allowed to apply for a new Visitor Visa without departing from Indonesia still, you are advised to apply at Immigration Office for a residence permit extension.

Please visit to get more detailed information regarding the request for a residence permit and other types of visa (work visa, student visa, etc.).

If you overstay your visa, you might be asked to pay fines of IDR 1,000,000 per day, detained, deported, and/or banned future travel to Indonesia for a specific period.

If you overstay your visa for more than 60 days, you might be detained, deported, and/or banned from future traveling to Indonesia for a specific period.

Don’t hesitate to contact the Visitor Visa Support Desk (Live Chat and e-mail or

No. You should contact the respective Indonesian Embassy/Consulate to get information about your request.

No. We cannot refund payments for any Visitor Visa request

No. We cannot refund payments for unused Visitor Visa.

Our website maintains a high level of security standards. We are not responsible for any harm resulting from the security vulnerabilities of your bank, computer, or internet connection.

No. You can only make a payment with a credit card (only Mastercard, Visa, or JCB). On the other hand, please note that the card does not have to be under your name.

CVV / CVC / CVC2 for Master Card and Visa is the final three digits of the number printed on the signature strip on the back of your card.

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