Visa on Arrival (VoA)

A Visa on Arrival (VoA) for a stay of up to 30 days can be granted for foreign nationals for the purpose of:

  1. Tourism;
  2. Official visits or government duties;
  3. Business meetings;
  4. Procurement of goods;
  5. Official meetings; or
  6. Transit.


Citizens of the following countries, administrative regional governments, and certain entities may obtain a VoA:

1. Albania 2. Andorra 3. Argentina 4. Australia 5. Austria 6. Bahrain 7. Belarus 8. Belgium 9. Bosnia Herzegovina
10. Brazil 11. Brunei 12. Bulgaria 13. Cambodia 14. Canada 15. Chile 16. China 17. Colombia 18. Croatia
19. Cyprus 20. Czech Republic 21. Denmark 22. East Timor 23. Ecuador 24. Egypt 25. Estonia 26. Finland 27. France
28. Germany 29. Greece 30. Hongkong 31. Hungary 32. Iceland 33. India 34. Ireland 35. Italy 36. Japan
37. Jordan 38. Kuwait 39. Laos 40. Latvia 41. Liechtenstein 42. Lithuania 43. Luxemburg 44. Malaysia 45. Maldives
46. Malta 47. Mexico 48. Monaco 49. Morocco 50. Myanmar 51. Netherlands 52. New Zealand 53. Norway 54. Oman
55. Palestine 56. Peru 57. Philippines 58. Poland 59. Portugal 60. Qatar 61. Rumania 62. Russia 63. San Marino
64. Saudi Arabia 65. Serbia 66. Seychelles 67. Singapore 68. Slovakia 69. Slovenia 70. South Africa 71. South Korea 72. Spain
73. Suriname 74. Swedia 75. Switzerland 76. Taiwan 77. Thailand 78. Tunisia 79. Turkiye 80. UAE 81. UK
82. Ukraine 83. USA  84. Uzbekistan  85. Vatican 86. Vietnam


The VoA can be acquired at the following entry points:


1. Soekarno-Hatta, Jakarta (Java) 4. Juanda, Surabaya (Java) 7. Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta (Java)
2. Ngurah Rai, Denpasar (Bali) 5. Hasanudin, Makassar (Sulawesi) 8. Hang Nadim, Batam (Riau)
3. Kualanamu, Medan (Sumatra) 6. Sam Ratulangi, Manado (Sulawesi) 9. Zainuddin Abdul Majid, Mataram (Lombok)



1. Benoa, Bali 5. Citra Tri Tunas, Riau Islands 9. Sekupang, Riau Islands
2. Bandar Bentan Telani Lagoi, Riau Islands 6. Dumai, Riau Islands 10. Sri Bintan Pura, Riau Islands
3. Bandar Seri Udana Lobam, Riau Islands 7. Marina Teluk Senimba, Riau Islands 11. Tanjung Balai Karimun, Riau Islands
4. Batam Centre, Riau Islands 8. Nongsa Terminal Bahari, Riau Islands


Cross-border posts:

1. Entikong, West Kalimantan 3. Mota’ain, East Nusa Tenggara
2. Aruk, West Kalimantan 4. Tunon Taka, East Kalimantan


Upon entry via any other entry point, the visa must be applied for prior to entry.


Requirements and Fees

The following documents are required to apply for a VoA at the airport/ferry port seaport/cross-border post:

  • Passport with a validity of at least 6 months *
  • Return flight or departure ticket
  • Proof of complete vaccination (complete = twice) ** 
  • PeduliLindungi app installed and registered with the traveler’s personal data and vaccination (please see here for further information)

Additional documents, required specifically for entry in the context of government affairs:

  • Invitation letter from the inviting Indonesian government body, e.g. Ministry, Authority, etc.

Payment of the fee in the amount of Rp.500,000.- can be made by credit card or cash. USD and EUR are also accepted.

The visa can be extended 1 x 30 days at the nearest immigration office without leaving the country in the meantime. Cost of extension: Rp.500,000.-


Important information

  • The VoA is intended specifically for tourist entry or visits in the context of government affairs; entry with a VoA for business purposes is not permitted.
  • The arrival day counts as the first full day.
  • It is neither possible to receive a tourist visa for 60 days at the time of entry nor to extend the VoA further after the completion of 2 x 30 days of stay.
  • The Indonesian immigration authority accepts departure/exit tickets which are within a period of 60 days of entry.
  • It is not possible to apply for a VoA with a temporary passport.
  • It is not possible to apply for a new visit visa “onshore”, i.e. without a temporary departure from Indonesia.
  • It is not possible to convert the VoA into a visit or limited stay visa.

For further information regarding the VoA please see here.

* Accepted passports include regular biometric passports and children’s passports; no other travel documents or temporary passports will be accepted.

** The current health protocol on entry (see here) stipulates that all entrants aged 18 years and above must provide mandatory proof of a complete Covid-19 vaccination. Children under the age of 18 are exempt from this regulation.

Last modified: 28.09.2022