Passing through a place briefly while travelling on the way to somewhere else.

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Do I need a visa to transit in the Schengen area?

I found many related questions on this site but I am still not sure about the rules. How can I decide if I need a visa to transit?
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Change flights in Vienna and time of Austrian Airlines flight

I booked a ticket from Brussels to Amman thru Vienna as a connection flight on the same airline, Austrian airlines. The first flight from Brussels to Vienna is S8172. It arrives at 8:50. The flight ...
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Transit Visa for Canada while traveling on Air Canada

I am traveling from US to India via Canada on December 11, 2015, and I am Indian citizen. I applied online for the transit visa on November 13 2015. I have the following questions. I wanted to know ...
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Staying over night on US transit visa

My sister-in-law will be flying through the US on a transit visa as she returns from Europe. She has done this before but this time we had applied for a tourist visa. She was just denied the tourist ...
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Flying from Lyon to Kuala Lumpur, do I need to recheck-in at London Heathrow transit?

I plan to travel from Lyon (France) to Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) with a transit stop at London Heathrow (UK). The former flight is from Lyon Saint-Exupery (LYS) to London Heathrow (LHR) with British ...
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Is 50 min Enough to Transfer at Newark (EWR) from domestic to international [duplicate]

I'll leave United States for Beijing this winter and my flight will be: United Airlines, 1 stop BOS - EWR 51min EWR - PEK Is this 51min enough to transfer in Newark airport? Because I'm a ...
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Do I need a transit visa in LHR? [duplicate]

I have a an Indian passport and a valid residence permit for Denmark until December 2016. I am travelling to India from Germany via British Airways. I just have a connection for 2 hours in the UK. Do ...
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Do i need an airport transit visa? [duplicate]

I have a canadian PR card but my passport is for iran. I have flight from toronto to tehran with two stops first in london and then in frankfurt. As i checked lonon government website i don't need a ...
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Is 1½ hours enough for a transit at Munich airport?

I'm heading to India next week and have a connection in Munich, Germany. I made the mistake of booking a flight with only an hour and a half layover (freaking out!) and I'm wondering if I'll have to ...
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Do I need two transit visas for round-trip travel through the US?

I am flying from Canada to Costa Rica, but connecting in Houston. I am an Indian citizen so I will need to get a transit visa to be allowed into the US. Do I need to apply for two such transit visas ...
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How can I extract my automatically transferred luggage at a connection? [duplicate]

My luggage is set to automatically transfer from: -Rio - Sao Paulo (LAN) -Sao Paulo - Bogota (LAN) -Bogota - Caracas (COPA) I'd like to get it out at Bogota, as I have left some non-vital ...
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Transit Visa for Iranian

I have an Iranian passport and my roundtrip flight from San Francisco (SFO) to Istanbul (IST) has a stop in Amsterdam, NL for 8 hours. I have couple of questions about the visa requirements. Do I ...
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Denied entry into Schengen zone: Can I still use my visa?

I had a visa to Portugal for 3 months to visit my family. My point of first entry was Germany, but they denied me entry, because I didn't have a return ticket from Portugal to Germany, but I had a ...
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Student visitor travelling to Canada via UK

I am a British National and my sister has come on a visitor visa to visit me from India. My Nephew(my sister's son) has received his study visa from a Canadian university, he has an indian passport. ...
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Montreal - Ottawa night connection at Sunday

How I can reach Ottawa from Montreal at the later evening (approximately from 22:00 or even 23:00) at Sunday? Is it some public connection (train, nigth bus or something else) exist?
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Can I get a transit visa for Tokyo travelling from Shanghai?

South African travelling to Shanghai for holiday, I'd like to go to a show in Tokyo only for the day ...then fly back to Shanghai... will that be allowed at all ?
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Heathrow airport Terminal 3 connection

I have a connection in terminal 3 heathrow to Vienna. I am flying into Heathrow from USA. I know customs and passport control are not needed. It's on a Thursday at 1pm that I get into Heathrow. How ...
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US to India via Toronto and Frankfurt [duplicate]

i am travelling to India from US Via Toronto and Frankfurt. Since both my arrival and departure flights at Toronto Airport is on terminal 1. do i still need to apply for Canada transit visa?
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Do I need an airport transit visa for a layover in Amsterdam? [duplicate]

I'm an Indian traveling to the Czech Republic. My flight has a layover for 16 hours in Amsterdam. Will I need an airport transit visa or a transit visa other than the visa required for short stay in ...
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Travelling to Nigeria through Turkish Airlines with layover in Instanbul. Do I need a transit visa? [duplicate]

I have an EXPIRED US Student VISA (However I have maintained my status as a student in the US) and I hold a Nigerian passport. I would be travelling to Nigeria using Turkish Airlines in December. ...
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Do I need a Turkey transit visa for a layover?

I have an Indian passport and am planning to visit Germany with a valid visa. To book a flight for Germany (Mumbai – Dusseldorf), I came across some connected flights that stop at Istanbul. Do I need ...
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Transit visa for Amsterdam [duplicate]

I'm traveling via Amsterdam to the philippines, I hold an Indian passport with a uk study permit for 3 years. I don't have visa for the Philippines, as I would receive it on arrival. Do I need a ...
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Is a transit visa required to enter madrid [duplicate]

I am an Indian national travelling to Colombia from Bangalore. However, I have to go through Madrid. I wanted to know if I required a transit visa to just enter the Madrid airport? Also, will a ...
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Transit visa at Helsinki airport

We are a couple from India and are spending 23 hours at Helsinki airport. Can we get a transit visa to leave the airport, see the city, stay at a hotel etc?
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Do I need visa stopover 6 hour in Atlanta America,Tokyo japan [duplicate]

Do I need visa 6 hours stopover Atlanta America, and Tokyo japan and going to maynila , I'm Pilipino from Brazil what should I needed I only have passport and ticket only ..
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Amsterdam Day trip

I hold an Indian passport and since I have a day layover in Amsterdam I wanted to apply for a transit visa. Is this possible?
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Do I have to claim and re-check in my baggage in international transit when traveling with the same airline?

I'll be traveling to Memphis, Tennessee form New Delhi, India via Qatar Airways. The itinerary would be: New Delhi <--> Doha || Doha <--> Chicago || Chicago <--> Memphis Would I be required ...
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Transfer from Washington National (DCA) to Washington Dulles(IAD)

I've got a transfer (on United) from Washington National (DCA) to Washington Dulles (IAD) airports, landing at DCA at 15:22. What's a quick, low stress way of doing this change (price isn't ...
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Can an Indian citizen visit Dubai on a layover?

I am an Indian citizen and am travelling from New York to India via Emirates Airlines. There is a 7-hour layover at Dubai international Airport (DXB). I want to visit Dubai for a couple of hours. Do I ...
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Travelling with controlled substances through Doha, Qatar on a connecting flight?

I just need to fly from Thailand to America and am considering using Qatar Airways. I know the word controlled substance sounds like a bad word so let me just explain in more detail. I have some sleep ...
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Transit through Frankfurt or Zurich with UK Visa valid for 3 Months? [duplicate]

I am living in London and I want to go to Istanbul for a few days with a Frankfort transit and return via Zurich. I know that with a UK visa I do not need transit visa but my visa is valid only for 3 ...
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Is a passport required for transit through Narita, Japan (NRT)?

I am a Vietnamese Refugee and do not carry a Vietnamese passport. I do however carry a Vietnamese Certificate of Visa Exemption (permission to enter Vietnam) and a greencard(to re-enter USA). I have ...
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Visa free transfer possible through Dusseldorf and or Munich?

My wife is a citizen of Russia holding a Canadian Permanent Resident Visa. Right now she is temporarily in Russia. Soon we are meeting for a vacation in the Dominican Republic. We are choosing flight ...
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Do I need a transit visa for a 23 hour layover in Amsterdam? [duplicate]

Does a South African citizen travelling from Canada to South Africa via Amsterdam, with a lay over of 23:50 need a transit visa?
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Flight to Australia with transit in Düsseldorf and Hong Kong but Passport only Valid for one month

I'm an Australian living in Austria.I'm flying home via Düsseldorf and Hong Kong but my Passport is only valid for about a Month. I'm only staying at each Airport for about an hour so i'm wondering if ...
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Taking non-connecting flight from Dubai (DXB) [duplicate]

I am currently studying in Canada since a year. I am planning to travel to Karachi, Pakistan in the mid of Dec 2015. Since connecting flights were quite expensive in that peak time, so I booked two ...
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Do I need a transit visa? [duplicate]

I'm going to Norway for LAX and my layover is Gatwick (london). I arrive at 12:50pm and leave at 8:00pm. Do I need a transit visa to explore London and am I allowed to leave the airport to go explore? ...
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I overstayed for 1 day in South Africa and got 'undesirable' but I have to transit through the Johannesburg airport [duplicate]

I have been classified as undesirable in South Africa on September 30 but I have to go through Johannesburg airport on October 18 back from Botswana to Malaysia. Will I be allowed to transit through ...
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Do I need a UK transit visa in addition to an Italian work permit to change terminals at LHR? [duplicate]

I am an Indian by nationality and have an Italian work permit (which corresponds to a residence permit). I am travelling back to India via London Heathrow Airport. I have a layover there for less than ...
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Transit Visa if holding a valid USA entry visa [duplicate]

I am holder of a Swaziland Passport which normally requires a visa to enter or transit in the UK. I am however travelling to USA with a valid USA VISA and believe I will not need a transit visa ...
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Transit through the US with two different passports [duplicate]

I am travelling from Chile to Hong Kong, with a short lay over in USA. I do not have USA visa but hold a Spanish Passport, that I can use to enter the US. However, my visa for entering China, where I ...
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Do I need Ireland Transit Visa when flying from India - Abu Dhabi - Dublin - US [duplicate]

I am Indian citizen. I have valid US H1B visa. I need to travel India - Abu Dhabi - Dublin (Ireland) - US. I have 4 hours 20 minutes lay over in Dublin. I am not planning to exit airport. Do I need a ...
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Transit visa needed or not for Delhi Airport?

I will be travelling through Delhi International airport. My flight lands at 1 am in Delhi and my next flight is 10 am of the same day to Kathmandu, Nepal. Do i need a visa to collect my luggage and ...
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Transiting in the UK, going to US with valid visa [duplicate]

I am a Swaziland Citizen travelling to the USA with a valid VISA to enter USA and will be transiting through Landon Heathrow to connect flight to USA, Do I need a transit visa ? If is important I am ...
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What is the easiest and cheapest way to transport skis and skiing equipment (helmet, glasses, winter jacket) from Slovakia to Italy - Torino?

I have heard that there is some bus company that provides luggage transfers from one country to another, is there? Or I was thinking about others, like post service or delivery companies. I am already ...
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Transit visa in frankfurt airport [duplicate]

I have Colombian passport and I am traveling to Barcelona , Spain. I dont have visa for Germany but my flight goes througth Frankfurt. Do I need a transit visa or not?
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Round-trip transit through Canada: does it double transit visa costs?

I am a Romanian passport holder and will be transiting through Canada both ways during a round trip travel between US <-> China. (This is necessary if want to take an affordable Air Canada ...
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Luggages transfer in transit to a different airline

Do I have to take my luggages out to my hand when I'm taking a transit to a different airline?
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Is it possible to check in an additional piece of luggage in Singapore on a layover? [duplicate]

Say you are travelling from Australia to Dubai with a layover in Singapore. If I have a transit visa for Singapore, I can go out and very well buy some stuff. The question is, can I check in these ...