I have got an e-ticket for the flight. It's Jet Airways, London to Colombo with a 7.5 hour connection in Mumbai. Same operator (Jet Airways). Do I need a transit visa? [EDIT: Is this the correct restatement of facts?]

  • I have re-edited the question to conform to a chronological statement of flights (correctly?), but in any event we need to know your citizenship, and possibly your visa status if you are an expatriate, to answer. Aug 1 '17 at 23:22
  • @AndrewLazarus Irrelevant. Unless OP only has a document for stateless people or refugees, and if the trip is in a single booking, no visa is required
    – Crazydre
    Aug 1 '17 at 23:33
  • @Crazydre Irrelevant for that airport, could have mattered for another. Aug 2 '17 at 0:46
  • @AndrewLazarus Applies to all Indian Airports with international interline connections
    – Crazydre
    Aug 2 '17 at 1:38

Assuming the trip is in one booking, no, you do not need a transit visa.

Timatic, the database used by airlines, says:

TWOV (Transit Without Visa): Holders of confirmed onward tickets for a max. transit time of 24 hours

Not applicable to stateless persons and refugees.

So unless you're a refugee or stateless, you'll be fine.

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