With the exception of visitors from the countries of Brunei Darussalam, Chile, Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR, Malaysia, Morocco, Peru, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam (who are permitted up to 30 days’ entry to Indonesia without an Indonesian visa), all visitors to Indonesia must obtain a VISA in order to enter the country.
A VISA on arrival will be given to citizens of Australia, Argentina, Brazil, Denmark, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Norway, Poland, South Africa, South Korea, Switzerland, New Zealand, Taiwan, the United Arab Emirates, and the United States of America, Austria, Belgium, India, Ireland, Kuwait, Luxemburg, Maldives, Egypt, Oman, Portuguese, Qatar, The People of Republic China, Russian, Saudi Arabian, Spain, Bahrain, Bulgaria, Cambodia, Cyprus, Estonia, Greece , Iran, Iceland, Laos PDR, Liechtenstein, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Nederland, Suriname, Sweden, Aljazair, Czechoslovakia, Fiji, Latvia, Libya, Lithuania, Panama, Slovakia, Slovenia, Rumania, Tunisia.
The visa on arrival is valid for 30 days and may be extended (only once) if conditions in Indonesia permit.
The fee for this visa is payable upon landing. It is US$35 for a 30-day visa.
The official entry requirements for the issuance of a 30 or 7 day visa-on arrival:
1. The passport must be from one of the countries listed above.
2. The passport must be valid for a minimum of 6 (six) months from the date of entry into Indonesia.
3. Payment of US$10 or US$25 must be made at the gateway, depending on the length of visa required.
4. Onward or return tickets are compulsory.
5. Visitors must enter and exit through one of the 15 airports or 21 seaports officially approved as an “international gateway” by the Indonesian Immigration Department.
VISA Application at Indonesian Embassies or Consulates
Other nationals must apply for a visa at Indonesian Embassies or Consulates in their home country. In addition, the visa cannot be replaced with any other immigration documents. A Visa Officer shall administer the visa in the presence of the applicant concerned.
You may find information on contact details for Indonesia embassies and consulates at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs website, on the following direct-link: http://www.deplu.go.id/
Do you want to stay longer?
You have two options;
1. – Extend your visa on arrival, in any Immigration office in Indonesia, for up to 30 days. There is an Immigration office in Sorong. The office phone number is +62951321915. You must apply for this extension before your visa expires. This usually takes around three days and costs US$50. You can extend your visa on arrival only once.
2. -You can apply for an Indonesian Tourist visa at any Indonesian Embassy around the world. It usually takes three working days and it costs around US$50.
An Indonesian tourist visa has a maximum validity of up to 3 months, but permits a stay of no longer than 60 days within this 3-month timeframe.
NOTE: Since the situation may change, we recommend you contact an embassy to confirm the latest information relevant to you.
The penalty charged for overstaying a visa is typically $20 US per day.