The qualification for the 1964 AFC Asian Cup consisted of several teams separated in four groups. The winner of each group would join hosts Israel in the final tournament.
|Dates||7 – 14 December 1963|
|Teams||4 (from 1 confederation)|
|Goals scored||33 (5.5 per match)|
|Central zone 1||Central zone 2||Eastern zone||Western zone|
- * Withdrew
- ** Moved to Central group 2
All matches held in South Vietnam.
All the others withdrew, so South Korea qualified automatically.
All the others withdrew, so India qualified automatically.
|Team||Qualified as||Qualified on||Previous appearance|
|Israel||Hosts||2 (1956, 1960)|
|Hong Kong||Central Zone winners||14 December 1963||1 (1956)|
|South Korea||Eastern zone winners (automatically qualified)||1963||2 (1956, 1960)|
|India||Western Zone winners (automatically qualified)||1963||0 (debut)|
- ^ "AFC warn Indonesia". The Straits Times. 22 April 1963. Retrieved 16 July 2012.