I am an Indian citizen and I have a layover of 21 h at PVG before heading towards Montreal ,Canada on the next day. I have hotel booking at PVG airport for my layover period.

I want to know step by step procedure to get 24h Visa free transit permit immediately after landing at Shanghai PVG airport.

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You can get the 24h visa by following the steps by

  1. Fill an Arrival/Departure Card at the border inspection counter
  2. Get the temporary entry permit stamp or sticker
  3. Claim the luggage (if needed)
  4. Go through the customs

More details : https://www.travelchinaguide.com/embassy/visa/free-transit-24hour.htm

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