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delhi airport info Indian nationals traveling abroad require a valid Indian passport and travel authority for the destination country. The travel authority is normally in the form of Visa, which is obtained prior to the journey, except in case of countries where "Visa on Arrival" is available.
Indian nationals traveling abroad may also note that some countries insist on certain minimum period of passport validity for allowing entry.
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Foreign Nationals coming to India are required to possess a genuine and valid national passport or any other internationally recognized travel document establishing his/her nationality and identity, bearing the photograph of the individual.
Nepal and Bhutan nationals if entering India by land or air from the Nepal or Bhutan border respectively do not require a passport for entering into India. However, they are required to possess, authorized identity proof.
Telephone Number 011-26711384 (O)
011-26711348 (FAX)
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Office Address East Block-VIII, Level-II, Sector-1, R.K. Puram, New Delhi-110066
Contact Person at (Airport) AFRRO Departure/Arrival, Tel. No011-011-25652389
Contact Person at Foreigners Registration Office Incharge Foreigner's Registration Office (F&R Branch) East Block-VIII, Level-II, Sector-1, R.K. Puram, New Delhi-110066.
Telephone No.: 011-26711443
011-26195530, 26192634, 26171944 /Extn. 302/142/141
The fees for getting Indian Visa vary from country to country. Please check with the Indian Embassy in the respective country for the applicable fee.
Foreigners are advised to ensure that they are in possession of a valid Indian Visa before they begin their journey to India. The Government of India currently allows "E Visa " for foreign nationals of the selected countries
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Powers of VISA conversions and extensions to foreigners residing in India, vests with the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Foreigners can approach the ministry at Ministry of Home Affairs (Foreigners Division), Jaisalmer House, 26, Man Singh Road, New Delhi between 10 AM to 12 Noon on all working days (Monday to Friday).
delhi airport info Customs is an authority or agency in a country responsible for collecting and safeguarding customs duties and for controlling the flow of goods including animals, personal effects and hazardous items in and out of a country.
The baggage clearance at the major International Airports in India consists of two channels for clearance.
Green channel: not having any dutiable goods to declare. Red channel: having dutiable goods to declare.
Remember: Non declaration & wrongful declaration of the dutiable goods may attract confiscation of goods, fine or penalty. Serious offences like attempting to smuggle Gold, without declaration may lead to arrest & prosecution. The Indian Revenue Department has specified a list of items, including the size that can now be imported duty-free as part of baggage.
delhi airport immigration Immigration check is mandatory for all passengers, Indians or foreigners, both at the time of arrival and departure to and from a foreign destination.
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e-Tourist Visa Facility is available for holders of passport of certain countries/territories, please visit below link for further details
Please check the information concerning the carriage/prohibited items on board.
1. List of Prohibited Items
2. Dangerous Goods Regulations
3. Passengers prior to their departure are requested to go through the list of items prohibited to be carried onboard from the website of Bureau of Civil Aviation Security of India at

For further clarification regarding carrying any item onboard, whether in hand bags or checked in bags, passengers are requested to further check with their airline for any restrictions so that that the travel is hassle free.
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As per the current DGR requirements power bank is not permissible to be carried in Check In baggage.
The BCAS (Bureau of Civil Aviation Security) have come out with an advisory declaring locally made Power bank as prohibited item not permissible for carriage on person, hand baggage and Check-In baggage, and air cargo consignment. Therefore air passengers are advised not to carry with them such locally made power bank during the journey.
General Baggage RULES:
All arriving/departing passengers are requested to check with their respective airlines on the baggage rules. However, Government of India also mentions details on these rules.
  • General Baggage rules
  • Allowed baggage in weight
  • Baggage dimensions
  • Excess Pieces and weight
  • Oversized Baggage
  • Special items
  • Cabin Baggage
  • Personal items
  • Luggage Precautions
  • General Notice Of Baggage Liability Limitations
  • Prohibited Items in Hand Baggage
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There are several countries regarded as Yellow Fever-infected. For further details and updated information, please visit
The following regulations apply to citizens of the affected countries:
(A) For entry into India:-Any person, Foreigner or Indian, (excluding infants below six months) arriving by air or sea without a vaccination certificate of yellow fever will be kept in quarantine isolation for a period up to 6 days if:
1.He arrives in India within 6 days of departure/transit from a yellow fever endemic area.
2. Has come on a ship which has started from or transited at any port in a yellow fever endemic country within 30 days of its arrival in India provided such ship has not been disinfected in accordance with the procedure laid down by WHO.
(B) For leaving India:-There is no health check requirement by Indian Government on passengers leaving India.
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