Visa Information

Visa Free Facility

15 countries and territories are eligible for a “Visa Free” facility. Those holding valid passports from the following countries will be granted a non-extendable 30-day Visa-Free Short Visit Permit upon arrival at an Indonesian international gateway without charge.  No visa is required for these countries and territories :

  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • Chile
  • Ecuador
  • Hong Kong SAR
  • Lao PDR
  • Macau SAR
  • Malaysia
  • Morocco
  • Myanmar
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

Entry Requirements For Visa-Free Short Visits

  • Passport must be valid for a minimum of 6 (six) months as from the date of entry into Indonesia.
  • Onward or return tickets are compulsory.
  • No compulsory vaccinations.
  • Visitors on Visa-Free Short Visits must be enter and exit from certain airports and seaports in Indonesia.  Soekarno-Hatta  International Airport  (in Jakarta) and Husein Sastranegara International Airport (in Bandung) are included.

Visa on Arrival to Indonesia

In accordance with the Regulation of Minister of Law and Human Right of the Republic of Indonesia Number: M.HH-01.GR.01.06, on January 12, 2010, citizen from 63 countries and 1 region are eligible for obtaining Visa on Arrival (VOA). 

This visa can be obtained directly when you are landed at the certain airports and seaport in Indonesia regardless of the purpose of your visits (Business, Tourist, Social). The Visa on Arrival is not a work visa nor a visitation visa. Therefore, it can not be converted to obtain other immigration permits. The maximum stays permitted for the visa on arrival is 30 days. If you plan to stay longer than 30 days, you need to mention your intention to stay longer.  Visa on Arrival can be extended for another 30 days.

The general requirements for visa on arrival are: 

  • The applicant’s passport must be valid for at least 6 (six) months from the date of entry. 
  • Round-trip airplane ticket. 
  • Fees


  • Visa for stay up to 30 (thirty) days = US$ 25,- 
  • Extention of stay for up to 30 (thirty) days = US$ 25,-

Soekarno-Hatta  International Airport  (in the Special Region of the Capital City of Jakarta) and Husein Sastranegara International Airport (in Bandung, West Java) are facilitating Visa on Arrival.

Visa on Arrival counter is available at Terminal 2 Soekarno-Hatta International Airportwith the sign "VOA".In Husein Sastranegara International Airport the visa on arrival counter is available at the arrival hall before the immigration checkpoint. You can pay the fee using USD or in IDR.

Countries that may apply for a Visa on Arrival:

1.       Algeria
2.       Argentina
3.       Australia
4.       Austria
5.       Bahrain
6.       Belgium
7.       Brazil
8.       Bulgaria
9.       Cambodia
10.   Canada
11.   China
12.   Cyprus
13.   Czech Republic
14.   Denmark
15.   Egypt
16.   Estonia
17.   Fiji

18.   Finland
19.   France
20.   Germany
21.   Greece
22.   Hungary
23.   Iceland
24.   India
25.   Ireland
26.   Italy
27.   Japan
28.   Kuwait
29.   Laos
30.   Latvia
31.   Libya
32.   Liechtenstein
33.   Lithuania

34.   Luxembourg
35.   Maldives
36.   Malta
37.   Mexico
38.   Monaco
39.   Netherlands
40.   New Zealand
41.   Norway
42.   Oman
43.   Panama
44.   Poland
45.   Portugal
46.   Qatar
47.   Republic of Korea
48.   Romania
49.   Russia
50.   Saudi Arabia

51.   Slovak Republic
52.   Slovenia
53.   South Africa
54.   Spain
55.   Suriname
56.   Sweden
57.   Switzerland
58.   Taiwan PRC
59.   Timor Leste
60.   Tunisia
61.   Turkey
62.   United Arab Emirates
63.   United Kingdom
64.   United States of America

Other Nationalities

Visitors of others nationalities that are not granted with either visa on arrival or visa free facilities from Indonesia government may apply for visas at Indonesian embassies abroad.
Information of Indonesian Embassy Worldwide:

Invitation Letter

Authors who need to apply visa may contact the APAN37 local secretariat via email to necessary supporting documents (e.g. invitation letter).Please include the following information when requesting invitation letter:

  • Full Name
  • Nationality
  • Organization
  • Position
  • Complete postal address
  • Telephone
  • Passport Number

About Bandung

Bandung has several recreational areas. Among them are tea plantations, both to the north and the south of the city, the scenery of which is indeed beautiful.



There are some hotel options near the venue of APAN37 for staying during the event.



Foreigners are required to have a valid visa to enter to Indonesia. There are few exemption for foreigners that do not need visa to enter Indonesia.