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Enquires on visa expiration

I may like to know if I can travel back into the territory of Poland 3 days before my type D visa expires or the average number of days I have to be back in Poland before my visa expires
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Should my first point be to the country which issued my Schengen Visa? [duplicate]

I have multiple visa schengen from Netherlands as per my trip plan was to travel Amsterdam but then due to some changes i have to drop my travel to netherlands. Now if i need to travel to spain on ...
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Visa for croatia

My query here is that we have a 16 days trip of austria hungary czech and croatia. We got a schengen visa with one month validity and 10 days stay in schengen area. My schengen is double entry and ...
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How to renew schengen visas [duplicate]

Should I get into the schengen territory, normally with visas type c which is generally 3 months. How do I go about renewals? Do I have to return home or do I go to another schengen territory to ...
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Do I buy travel Insurance for the length of my visit or the length of the visa?

I'm going for a conference which would last 4 days. Should I buy travel insurance for the whole 3 months of my Schengen visa or just the length of my stay (4 days)?
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Possibility to change Itinerary

I would like to know after I got the schengen visa and If I have already starred the trip, Can I travel a country which has not include in the itinerary Within the trip. Thanks
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Can I apply for Schengen visa from German consulate (Germany will be my entry port)though I will be staying for more nights in Poland? [duplicate]

I have booked a package tour for travelling in Europe from Bangalore. My entry port will be Germany where I will be staying for 2 nights and I will be staying in Poland for 3 nights. I want to know if ...
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How much time will it take to get my passport back if I am applying for multiple Schengen visa countries?

I am an Indian. I am doing my research in the USA(Saint Louis). I will be going back to India and then will be going to Europe for an academic conference( Spain 20th to 25th of May, then Hungary 25th ...
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Land first into Croatia with dual entry schengen [duplicate]

I have a dual entry schengen visa. I want to go to Croatia first and then Italy (for which i have the schengen visa) and leave to home country after that. Is it possible to land into Croatia first ...
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Can I apply for Denmark Schengen visa while being unemployed? [duplicate]

I'm from Algeria and I would like to visit Denmark. If you go to this page (9.vii), you will see: Unemployed: Proof of current financial resources. What does that mean exactly? While taking in ...
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Apply schengen visa multiple entry for several business trips

I have obtained a schengen visa twice: 1) Czech (single entry for 90 days) 2) Germany (multiple entries for 30 days) I have 2 business trips coming up where I will be going to a conference. I have ...
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Will I need to tell about my overstaying for 2 days in Schengen when applying for uk visa

Last year I unintentionally overstayed by two days because I didn't see validity is different from duration. At Frankfurt airport I got to know when I was about to exit and had to pay 110eur. Will it ...
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Do I need a Schengen visa for a direct flight to Amsterdam?

I am Eritrean living in Canada with a refugee passport and I'm going to Amsterdam from Calgary (no stops). I don't know if I need a Schengen visa, because when I went to the airport they said I need ...
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Dealing with bully/rogue consular official

My wife and will be traveling to Italy for vacations and she is from a country that requires a visa. This is usually not a problem, as she has obtained travel visas to several other countries ...
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Applying for Schengen Visa to attend a conference as a freelance web developer, but have other commercial documents

I'm a freelance web developer from Morocco, I started a small business for selling car parts 4 years ago and have legal documents ...etc, I stopped the business 1 year after and focused on freelancing ...
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France Schengen visa denial reason #9 [duplicate]

I applied through VFS Manila. I was rejected 3x consecutively. The 3rd application's reason is only point #9. "Your intention to leave the territory of the Member States before the expiry of the visa ...
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Sandwiching one country between countries on a Schengen visa?

I got my Schengen visa from the German Embassy. I don't enter the Schengen area in Germany, but that's where my longest stay is (4 days) which is why I applied through Germany. However, I plan to ...
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Visa regaring travelling European country

I am an Indian. I am doing my research in the USA(Saint Louis). I will be going back to India and then will be going to Europe for academic conference( Spain 20th to 25th of May, then Hungary 26th May ...
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Applying for Schengen visa to travel to Turkey

I made a travel plan to visit Turkey on May 1, however, I will not be able to obtain Turkish sticker visa on time because I failed to procure all required documents on time. Is it okay to now apply ...
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Combined Business and Tourism Trip to Schengen Area. Which consulate am I supposed to approach for a visa? [closed]

I am traveling to France for X days on a business event and following that am going on a vacation trip to Iceland where I will be staying for X+6 days and X+5 nights. As I understand the procedures ...
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Port of entry - Have NL visa but port of entry is Spain [duplicate]

I have a unique issue, please help me. I had applied for NL Schengen visa a few months because of a business trip. i got the visa for a year but my trip got cancelled and i could not travel. Now i am ...
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Extending a short-term visa issued from Germany in Hungary?

I know that short term visas are subject to strict rules when it comes to extensions. Is it possible to extend a short-term visa issued from Germany in Hungary? The purpose or the reason for the ...
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Freelancer attending a conference in Germany, what visa type and what documents are needed?

I'm working as a freelancer and making good money but without official documents from the government as freelancing activity has not legalized title here in Morocco. I just got a ticket for WordCamp ...
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dropped out from school on schengen long term student visa [closed]

I was admitted to a school on schengen long term student visa(multiple entry), but I had to drop out after 6 months. Now I went to another Schengen state, and see good schools, I like to join, how do ...
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Schengen visa in US without H1B stamp

I was on F1(OPT) visa in USA. My H1B got approved couple of months back and I will be going to India for stamping H1B visa. I am planning to stop in Switzerland for a week for vacation while going to ...
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Change in Itinerary - Any Problem in Future Applications?

I am an Indian national who studied in the UK (2008-2009) and worked there for 3 years (2010-13) before coming to India in 2013. During this time I had traveled twice to Switzerland for business ...
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Main Destination for Schengen Visa

Planning a eurotrip from India this summer...iten: Entry: Amsterdam 3 nights Belgium:4 nights Italy: 5 nights Spain: 5 nights France: 3 nights port of exit back to India. Which consulate should I ...
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What increase my chances of getting a Schengen visa? [duplicate]

I'm from Algeria, I didn't make a passport yet (just felt like saying that in case having a new passport is considered as a red flag somehow) and money is not really a problem. I was wondering what ...
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I m citizen of India for transit should I need ATV [duplicate]

I m travelling from India to Casablanca and I m booked ticket from Mumbai to Casablanca and my flight is mumbai Paris Paris to Rome and Rome to Casablanca should I need transit visa My layover is 4 ...
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Schengen visa extension due to flight cancellation [duplicate]

I have a Schengen visa valid for 30 days with 14 days stay. This was as per itinerary planned by me. In my return trip I will be traveling from Frankfurt to Bangalore via Paris. Suddenly my ...
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What are the Signs that I might get my Italian visa? [closed]

I applied for an Italian visa on 3rd April 2019 at VFS global. The embassy called my mom the next day since I am a minor and asked her a few questions like what I am doing right now (my mom told them ...
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What should I write in the “Residency Permit Number or Equivalent” field of the Schengen visa application form as a student on F1 visa in the US?

I am an international graduate student on F1 visa in the US. I need to have a Schengen visa to attend a conference in France. I have a question about the application form. In the section “Details of ...
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my tourist visa application was refused at french embassy in nigeria [duplicate]

The only reason i was refused visa at France embassy was " the justification of the purpose and conditions of the intended stay was not provided" this happened twice in a year for the same reasons. ...
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Germany: Dependent visa vs Tourist visa for spouse [closed]

I am an Indian citizen. My wife may be traveling to Germany for work for a short period (6 months). I am planning to take a sabbatical at my current work place and accompany her for the entire ...
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Schengen Single entry Business Visa to Multi entry

I hold an Indian passport. I am invited by a company in Netherlands for an interview in April last week-May first week 2019. They provided a letter to be shown at embassy requesting Single entry ...
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What should I write in Family Name(Surname) field in Schengen Visa portal [duplicate]

I don't have anything in my Surname field, then what should I write in Family Name(Surname) field while applying for German Visa. My First Name and Last Name is printed in the Given Name field in my ...
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Freedom of movement and 90/180 day rule

TL;DR: Do stays in the Schengen zone while accompanying a family member who is an EU citizen count towards the 90/180 day limit? What sort of documentation is needed in this case? Suppose a citizen ...
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Netherlands checklist, document proving caregiver in your original country

We applied for a Netherlands visa, but our kids will stay in our country If we attach their school registration form would it be a good document?
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Visiting Netherlands with Italian Schengen visa without visiting Italy [duplicate]

I had a plan to visit Italy on a company trip. Got the visa from the Italian embassy but unfortunately, the company has now changed plans to visit the Netherlands. The company says I can travel to the ...
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Applying for schengen visa(Italy) when longest duration is in Croatia

I am an Indian citizen. I will be travelling to Rome and then changing flights, not the same airline so will need to enter the schengen zone, and going to croatia the same day. I plan to come back in ...
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How will overstaying my Finnish visa affect future travel/visas?

I used to study in Finland 10 years ago on a Finnish student visa. As my visa was expiring and I prepared to travel to my home country, I didn't ask for permission to stay longer. So I left Finland 15 ...
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Schengen visa applying in France but entering into Italy? [duplicate]

Initial Itinerary: (Entry) Italy (3 days) -> Switzerland (3 days) -> France (6 days) -> Netherlands (3 days) (Exit) With the initial plan, I have to apply for Schengen visa in the French consulate. ...
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France is not main destination could be a reason of rejection for schengen visa?

I applied for a schengen visa through tls contact for France in London. I gave two different travel plan, one in April 11 days, other one in August 3 days. My first travel plan starts with 3 days in ...
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Does travel history of a minor help them when applying for a visa later as a young adult? [closed]

If overstaying on a visa as a minor doesn't harm a person's application later since they can't be held accountable for their parents' actions, does the opposite hold? Can a young adult applying for a ...
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Geneva to Bombay via London Heathrow. Should I get any transit visa? [duplicate]

I'm India passport holder with a residence permit in Switzerland. I'm traveling to Bombay from Geneva via London Heathrow with a layover of 3hrs. My travel website says transit visa required and it's ...
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Multiple Entry Visa Cancellation and Applying New Visa [duplicate]

I have a multiple entry Schengen visa that is valid till June 8, 2019 from Dutch Embassy and I have to travel to Italy on June 9, 2019. Do I need to cancel my Schengen visa before applying for new ...
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Do i still need to cancel my existing visa which is expiring before my flight?

I have an existing Schengen visa given by Netherlands and expires on April 27, 2019. I am applying again for a visa going to france, my flight schedule is on April 29-may 6 2019. Do I still need to ...
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Schengen visa apply Singapore France embassy [closed]

I applied for a visa in France embassy consulate, they took my passport and documents and biometric. After 24 hours I checked my status. The decision concerning your application has been reached. ...
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I want to visit Italy, Switzerland and Spain so which visa and can we land in Italy and leave from Spain?

I'm from India. So my question is we are going Europe for 15 days and we want to land in Italy and then we will go to Switzerland and our last destination is Spain so which type so Schengen visa ...
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Does travelling solo without previous travel history affect Schengen Visa application?

I was told by a Visa agent that, if I am going solo and don't have a travel history, it is hard for the people at the consulate to believe I am going for legal trip. And this is because, apparently, ...