About Us Advisory for International Travel on non-scheduled commercial flights under Air Transport Bubble arrangement

Embassy of India

Advisory for International Travel on non-scheduled commercial flights under Air Transport Bubble arrangement:

Indian nationals desirous of going to India can avail flights under under Air Bubble transport (Air India and Foreign airlines) arrangements from London, Frankfurt, Paris and Amsterdam only. Such persons are required to compulsorily register with the respective Indian Embassy from where they intend to board such flights to India (i.e Indian Embassy in Hague, or Paris or Frankfurt or London), followed by filling self declaration form at newdelhiairport.in. Tickets are to be directly booked from the concerned airlines website. All passengers to India are required to check the transit visa and other requirements for their respective country of transit.

All OCI and PIO card holders, holding passports of any country, are also permitted to enter India. 

NOTE-

  1. Indian nationals traveling on Emergency Certificate may kindly note that Government of France does not recognise Emergency Certificate issued by the Embassy.
  2. Individuals can travel to India on the strength of their existing OCI card bearing old passport number till 31.12.2021. Requirement of carrying the Old and new passports along with the OCI card has been done away. Henceforth, OCI card holders travelling on the strength of their existing OCI card bearing old passport number are NOT required to carry their old passport. However, carrying the new passport is mandatory. 

Registration links are as follows:

Registration with Consulate General of India, Frankfurt (both Indian nationals and OCI)

https://repat.videshapps.gov.in/regis

* Please select Departure Country as Germany in the link above.

Registration with HCI London:

Indian nationals may register at:
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf4e0EuAymBzVlouFBB7e0bmJ1S_tvZV7jSL2Nb6l8IC-wHGw/viewform

OCI card holders may register at:
https://www.hcilondon.gov.in/page/travel-of-oci-card-holders-to-india-emergency-visa-registration/

Pre departure registration (both Indian nationals and OCI) after tickets are booked:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScJ4YG8EXWELiyajS3lHVSUpOKkCTW2s95ghuUG_9jiy6merg/viewform

Registration with Embassy of India in Paris (both Indian nationals and OCI):

https://www.eoiparis.gov.in/news_detail/?newsid=143 (Registration link at para 3)

Registration with Embassy of India in Hague (both Indian nationals and OCI):

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1QnQ-Aq_QByP-oXt4DxdcyBqVJwW6mBBLnuRKfGTtVww/viewform?edit_requested=true

 

Following are the guidelines on International arrivals to India:

Revised Guidelines on International Arrivals in India w.e.f 22.02.2021 may be checked here

Updated Guidelines on international arrivals from UK w.e.f 04.10.2021 may be checked here

Algorithm: Standard Operating Procedure for International Arrivals may be checked here