TRANSIT VISA TO JAPAN- PROCESS, PROCEDURE & REQUIREMENTS

  •   DO INDIAN CITIZENS NEED A VISA TO VISIT JAPAN?
      Yes, Indian nationals require a valid visa to enter Japan.

  •  HOW DO I KNOW WHICH JAPANESE  VISA I NEED?
    The nature/purpose of your visit will determine the type of visa you require.

 WHAT ARE THE MOST COMMONLY APPLIED JAPANESE VISAS BY INDIAN
CITIZENS?
The following are the two most commonly applied Japanese visas.

FOR TRANSIT VISIT

Japan Transit Visit 
Processing time:4 to 5 working days
ValidityUp to 3 months.
Stay periodAs per Embassy.
EntrySingle/Multiple
Price550/-

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Japanese trains are among the world’s most punctual trains, their average delay is 18 seconds!

WHAT IS THE PROCESS FOR APPLYING FOR A JAPAN TRANSIT VISA?
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WHAT ARE THE DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR A JAPAN TRANSIT VISA?

  • PASSPORT

    * You should have a valid passport along with photocopies.

    * Valid for 6 months beyond the last intended departure date from Japan.

    * Should contain at least 2 blank visa pages.

    PHOTOGRAPH

    Two recent coloured passport-size photographs taken within the last 6 months.

  • *  The dimensions of the photo should be 2×2 inches 70% face white background.
  • *  Image must be taken against a plain white background.
    *  Your face has to be fully visible.

  • OTHER DOCUMENTS REQUIRED

    * Application Form.

    *Cover Letter.

    *Attested Bank Statement- 6 months before departure.

    *Latest IT Returns

    *Accommodation Details.

    *Flight Ticket Details.

    *Hotel Booking

    *Day wise Itinerary

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In Japan, there is a train that “floats” above the tracks by magnetism;  reaching 550khm/h (311 mph).

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The Japanese language orders words differently than we do in English. Instead of ordering sentences by subject-verb-object (example: I write words), Japanese will use subject-object-verb (example: I words write).

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On Stamp The Passport you can choose between applying for the passport yourself or doing it with the help of one of our expert consultants. Listed below are the advantages of working with our expert consultants

 

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WHAT ARE SOME THINGS TO KEEP IN MIND THROUGHOUT THE PROCESS OF A JAPAN TRANSIT VISA APPLICATION?

Additional documents may be required & must be submitted promptly & quickly if possible.

  • Make sure to check the visa requirements for the type of visa you are applying for, as different visas have different requirements.

  • Carefully review the terms and conditions of the visa, including any restrictions or limitations on your stay.

  • Make sure to follow the application process carefully and provide all required information and documents.

  • JAPAN TRANSIT VISA application approval/rejection and processing time are all under the sole discretion of the immigration office & no one else.

  • JAPAN TRANSIT VISA holders are not eligible to work in Japan.

  • JAPAN TRANSIT VISA application fees and the service charge are non-refundable when approved or rejected.

  • Fees may vary due to currency rate fluctuations.

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The world’s largest seafood market is the Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo. The market employs over 60,000 people and opens at 3:00 am the morning, with is famous for its wholesale tuna auctions beginning at five.

WHICH OF THESE JAPANESE VISAS WOULD YOU LIKE TO CHOOSE?

3-Months Single Entry Japan Tourist Visa.

3-Months Multiple Entry Japan Tourist Visa.

3-Months Single Entry Japan Tourist Visa.

3-Months Multiple Entry Japan Business
Visa.

WHAT ARE SOME OTHER KINDS OF JAPAN VISAS?

Japan Student VisaJapan Work VisaJapan Transit Visa
Processing time:5-7 working daysProcessing time:5-10 working days
Processing time:5 working days
ValidityUp to 2 years
ValidityUp to 1 year
ValidityUp to 6 months
Stay periodUp to 6 months.
Stay period90 DaysStay periodUp to 15 days
EntrySingle/Multiple.
EntrySingle/Multiple.
EntrySingle/Multiple.

FAQ's

 

  1. How many countries can you visit with a JAPAN TRANSIT VISA?

             Japan’s passport ranks number one. The number of Visa-free destinations accessible
            with a Japanese passport is 193.

  1. What is the minimum expense for a Japanese tourist visa?

             The figure stands around  1 to 2 lacs. 

     

  1. Is getting a Japanese tourist visa easy?

            Yes, it is much easier and faster to get a Japanese tourist visa.

        

  1. Do I need to take health/travel insurance?

            It is advisable to purchase health/travel insurance to cover yourself, as medical treatment can be
            very expensive in Japan.

  1. Who needs a visa for Japan?

             All Indian nationals require a visa to enter Japan. Indians must apply prior to the trip for a Japan
            Visa.

 

  1. Who decides whether an applicant is eligible to be granted a visa?
    The Embassy of Japan assesses and decides on all visa applications.

     

  2. What is the processing time for a JAPAN TRANSIT VISA?
    The processing time for a JAPAN TRANSIT VISA is a minimum of 3 working days.

     

  3.  Do I need to submit original documents.?
    Yes, original documents will be required in order to process a JAPAN TRANSIT VISA application.

     

  4.  Will I be called for a personal interview?
    The interviews will take place at the Embassy of Japan.

     

  5.   How to apply for a multiple-entry visa? What are the requirements?
    To apply for a multiple-entry visa for Japan, the requirements are  Individuals should have travel records as temporary visitors to Japan.
    The individual should have been to Japan twice or more in the last one-year period and stayed for a maximum period of 90 days.
    The other important aspect is that the individual should have sufficient financial capacity to fund his trip.

     

  6.  How can I postpone my trip with a single-entry JAPAN TRANSIT VISA? When is my visa valid?
    The validity of a single-entry visa in Japan is basically 3 months. It starts as soon as you enter   Japan. If you wish to postpone your travel for more than 3 months, you will be required to apply for another visa.

  7.  What are the eligibility and criteria for a JAPAN TRANSIT VISA?
    Eligibility and criteria for the JAPAN TRANSIT VISA are as follows: No record of a criminal offence.Be in good health through the visa application process. Demonstrate your intent to return home after your stay is over.  Show that you have sufficient financial support to fund your stay in Japan. Provide any other document upon request.

     

  8. Can I apply again if my visa is refused?
    If your previous application was rejected recently then the Embassy of Japan will not accept your visa application. After 6 months from the date of visa rejection, you can apply for the same purpose of visit.

     

  9. How will I know the reason in case my visa is refused?
    The Embassy of Japan does not give you a specific reason for the rejection. In general, the reason
    For visa rejection is usually the applicant’s failure in meeting all the criteria.

     

  10. How long will it take to process my JAPAN TRANSIT VISA application?
    The time taken to process an application varies depending on several factors, including the completeness of an application, and even the processing time taken by the embassy itself.

     

  11. How long is a JAPAN TRANSIT VISA valid?
    Single-entry visas are only valid for one entry However, the validity of a single-entry visa is
    up to 3 months. Multiple-entry visas are commonly issued to business travellers and the validity is from 1 to 5 years.

     

  12. What is the eligibility for a multiple-entry Japan business visa?
    It is applicable to applicants with business purposes only. Although the visa is primarily for
    business purposes for the first visit,  from the second visit it may be used as a tourist visa. 

     

  13. What are the requirements for a JAPAN TRANSIT VISA?
    Show that you have enough money to maintain yourself and your family members in Japan and to return home. Applicants should be in good health and complete a medical examination if required. Satisfy the officer by the end of your trip you will leave Japan, applicant should not have the  intention to work or study in Japan unless authorized to do so. The applicant should not have any criminal record (You may be asked to provide a Police Clearance Certificate.)

     

  14. Will I be asked to submit additional documents after submitting my application?
    Sometimes additional information and documents will be required for the assessment process by the Embassy of Japan.

     

  15. As a “guarantor,” to what extent do I need to be responsible?
    The guarantor is meant to only provide moral support. Although he or she does not have any legal responsibilities,  if the guarantor furnishes false statements or provides false documents about her or his relationship with the applicant, then it will affect the visa permit.

  16. What are the different types of visas in Japan?
    Different types of visas in Japan are
    Short-term stay/temporary visas.
    Japan tourist visa.
    Japan business visa.
    Japan transit visa.
    Long-term stay visas are a Japanese work visa, a Japanese student visa,  a Japanese marriage visa,  a Japanese highly skilled professional visa,  and a Japanese working holiday visa.

     

  17. What should I do to get a certificate of eligibility?
    To get a certificate of eligibility, ask your proxy in Japan to consult with the nearest Regional Immigration Bureau.

     

  18. What is the legal basis for the issuance or non-issuance of my visa?
    Under international customary law, the decision as to whether or not to issue a visa to a foreign national is to be made by the country in question.

     

  19. I  have lost my passport with the visa in it. What should I do?
    You must contact the Japanese Embassy/Consulate General that issued your visa. It is recommended that you fill out a ‘lost property’ form and submit it at the local police station. If you need a new visa you must make an application again.

     

  20. Can I pay visa issuance fees with a credit card or a check?
    Be aware that we cannot pay the fees using credit cards or checks.  You are not required to pay visa issuance fees if the visa was not issued.  As per the visa laws of Japan, fees must be paid in cash using the local currency.

                                                       

 

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