Questions tagged [schengen-visa]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Query regarding status Temporary Residence card holder of Georgia

I am a India Passport holder with Temporary Residence card hold of Georgia. So I would like to know if I want to visit Ukraine, Russia and Schengen countries then do I required VIsa for the entry into ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

US Asylee to Schengen Visa

I’m going to Czech Republic embassy for visa request interview in New York. Now I’m filling Visa application online and don’t know what should I put on question #7 Current nationality. Nationality at ...
2
votes
1answer
69 views

Multiple Entry Schengen Visa: France or Netherlands?

I currently hold a Tier-4 UK student visa, but will be looking at applying for a multiple entry Schengen visa to be able to visit my mother, who's moving to the Netherlands end of this year. However, ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Schengen visa applications - domestic flight tickets, invitation letter, future trip plans

I am going to attend an academic conference in A Coruña, Spain. So I am going to apply for a cultural visa. I also want to spend a few days in Madrid just as a tourist. 1) I can make a free roundtrip ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

Schengen Visa Refused Twice by the French Embassy [duplicate]

me, my mother & my cousin applied for a Schengen visa together but my cousin's visa got accepted at once while mine & my mother's got rejected twice. The reason they gave was intended stay is ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

Seafarer schengen visa

Can I use my Netherlands Schengen Visa (seafarer) as a tourist visa. It is a multi entry for 5 years valid til 2022. I am planning a trip to Europe for a holiday.
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Schengen Visa - France VFS Website of USA does not allow rescheduling an appointment to a different location? [on hold]

I have booked an appointment for Schengen Visa (France) at the NY VFS office. I see earlier dates for visa interview in Chicago and Boston VFS offices. I want to reschedule my visa interview from NY ...
5
votes
2answers
6k views

What does 'Schengenstaten' means in Schengen Visa

I got my Schengen visa approved from the Netherlands embassy today. On the visa in the "Valid For" column they filled in "Schengenstaten." What is meant by that? Does it allow me to travel all ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Appointment issues for Schengen visa in the New York Center (VFS office)

I'm planning to travel to France on Aug 16 for tourism (Short Stay). The Schengen visa appointment is booked completely in the New York VFS office and the latest date I see when the appointment is ...
1
vote
0answers
48 views

Schengen Visa got rejected by Netherlands embassy. Where and how should I reapply? [India] [duplicate]

I am travelling to Europe on August 5th. Itinerary is: Arrival in Barcelona, 3 days there, 3 days in Paris, 4 in Amsterdam and 4 in Belgium and then back. I am from India and have never travelled ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Do I required entry permit for Croatia, when applying for Schengen Visa?

I am an Indian national, and am planning to visit France, Croatia, and Czech Republic, in that order. Now, I understand that Schengen Visa is applicable for Croatia as well, even through Croatia is ...
3
votes
3answers
186 views

Am I eligible for a Schengen visa if my passport will expire in 3 months?

I have planned a trip to Germany from India for 3 weeks from 3rd April 2019 to 23 April 2019. But I just checked my passport validity expires on 20th July, 2019. Will I get Schengen visa or not. ...
4
votes
1answer
51 views

Can I enter country on Schengen visa before National visa start date?

I have applied for a National visa to Germany. In the meantime I also have a multiple entry Schengen visa that is still valid. If I get the national visa, say from 15 August, but I want to enter the ...
3
votes
1answer
156 views

Visa telephone interview disconnected

I applied for a Finish Schengen tourist visa two weeks ago, so today I got a call from the Embassy and apparently it was from the visa officer who wanted to speak to me. Unfortunately the phone was ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Which type of Schengen visa i should apply for?

I'm a Graduate student in F1 visa, Going on a college trip to France for 10 days, I will be attending conference (part of my trip). Which visa type should I apply for?
0
votes
0answers
71 views

Revoked/Cancelled US visa [closed]

My multiple US Visa is cancelled by the immigration. Will this affect my future plans on getting Russian or Schengen visa? Thank you!
1
vote
1answer
35 views

Proof of accommodation in Schengen area

Can I print my confirmation email sent to me by Booking.com and use it for my Schengen visa application as proof of hotel accommodation?
0
votes
1answer
47 views

Schengen Visa Photo requirement - conflict

I visited Schengen visa photo requirement on their official website. I found the photo size to be 35–40mm in width. On some other websites, I have seen the photo requirement to be 35 - 45 mm , 32 - ...
1
vote
2answers
40 views

Schengen visa: Do I need to submit friend's invitation letter for 2-day visit during 10-day trip within Schengen Area?

I'm a Vietnamese passport holder so I need to apply for visa to enter Schengen area this October. The main purpose of my trip is to join company training in Belgium with Brussels to be my port of ...
1
vote
0answers
36 views

Cover letter to explain missing requirement for Schengen visa?

I plan to apply for a (Greece) Schengen visa in USA. I am on the H1b visa. Schengen visas lodged in the US seem to require that my US visa is valid for 3 months after the date of departure for ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

Can I travel to Croatia after being refused entry in 2018? [duplicate]

I was refused entry to Croatia because I had only a single entrance Schengen visa in 2018. However, I received no refusal stamps or letter from the Croatian border control. In June 2019, I managed ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Applying (Reclaiming) French Schengen Visa without My Old Passports and Information about my Old Visa

I am a Chinese Citizen living in the United Kingdom at the moment. My previous passport containing a valid French Schengen Tourism Visa stolen in June. Having observed other thread it seems that the ...
1
vote
0answers
45 views

Schengen Visa - Travel dates issue [duplicate]

My parents will be applying for Schengen visa from India. They will opt for Mutiple entries. These are the tentative travel dates to Paris as per the itinerary (Aug 19 to Aug 25). Is it that the ...
3
votes
1answer
91 views

Visa-Free before Visa-D

I am a researcher with an El Salvador passport (visa-free for 90 days to Schengen area) and I will be starting a PhD course of study in Austria. For this, I have received a visa-D but the consulate ...
2
votes
1answer
83 views

Travel to Netherlands together with non-EU spouse

Is it possible to travel to the Netherlands without the Schengen visa, my non-EU wife and myself UK/EU citizen? It's just for a 3 day trip. Instead using UK issued marriage certificate, non-EU spouse'...
-2
votes
1answer
83 views

What are the chances my visa will get accepted [closed]

I'm a 15 year old syrian travelling to Greece with my mother and 2 sisters who are younger than me, we have booked in Athens for one month and also flight tickets prior to applying, we're arriving ...
1
vote
0answers
64 views

Complicated Schengen visa situation involving multiple trips and H1b visa!

I am in the US on the H1B visa. I am planning a leisure trip to Greece in September. After this trip, I come back to the US. Later in October, I have a business trip (conferences) to Germany and Czech ...
25
votes
4answers
5k views

Was I wrongfully denied boarding for having a Schengen visa issued from the second country on my itinerary?

I have a c-type single entry Schengen visa issued from Spain. And this is my first time Schengen visa. I wanted to go to Rome first for 3 days and then to Spain for 4 days and then back to my country ...
2
votes
1answer
48 views

Enquiry about Visa type

I am a research scholar in IIT Hyderabad. I need to go to Turin, Italy from 1st September to 31 st October a total of 61 days and from there I need to travel to Amsterdam, the Netherlands from 1st ...
0
votes
1answer
81 views

Schengen visa: duration of stay is longer than validity?

Just got my schengen visa from Germany. Validity is 17days,but duration is 20days. Can I stay 18days from the start date till the date right after then end date in the validity? This is really ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Schengen Business Visa with my wife

Hello I will apply schengen business visa, and my company will sponsor it. They will provide all cost and invitation letter. However, I want my wife to accompany me. What type of schengen visa do i ...
1
vote
0answers
44 views

Travel to Schengen zone with France as point of entry from UK

I am an Indian national living in UK on a work visa (ICT tier 2) with my wife who is also an Indian national on a dependent visa. We want to travel to Schengen zone on a short term tourist visa, ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Extending stay using schengen tourist visa

My wife currently has a Swedish work permit (work contract and residence/work permit both ending on Aug.31, 2019). I am currently living in Denmark and have Danish residence/work permit till 2022. ...
0
votes
1answer
86 views

Schengen and Canada - Order of obtaining Visas

I am from India and I am going to start my undergrad degree in Canada this fall. Before going to Canada, I plan to stop in Paris for 4 days and then continue with my trip to Canada. My question here ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Schengen visa sponsorship

I plan to apply for a Schengen visa in the next few months and my trip is being sponsored by a relative who doesn't live or work in the EU, my budget for the trip is €1200, that includes air ticket ...
2
votes
1answer
86 views

Can one obtain a visa for a third country in their home country if they do not currently live in the home country?

Suppose a Russian citizen who studies (hence lives) in the US [on an F-1 visa] wants to get a Schengen visa to visit the Netherlands. If they happen to be in Russia during a break, can they apply for ...
1
vote
3answers
93 views

Schengen Visa Re-applying

My Schengen visa was rejected in october 2018 stating: Justification for the purpose and conditions of intended stay was not provided The information submitted regarding the justification for the ...
0
votes
0answers
52 views

Getting national visa after getting Work permit in Germany

I have received the work permit approval from embassy. Below is the message We have received the Approval from Embassy/Immigration Authorities for your application Also i have this message. ...
1
vote
1answer
119 views

can i enter to Croatia with schengen visa as first country? [closed]

i have schengen Visa category C i will be landing to Vienna and take a bus directly to Croatia on same day ,there is any problem with police border to enter first day to Croatia ?
0
votes
0answers
48 views

Declaration needed [duplicate]

I have a c type single entry Schengen visa issued from Spain. And this is my first time Schengen visa. I want to go to Rome first for 3 days and then to Spain for 4 days and then back to my country ...
0
votes
2answers
93 views

Can anyone count my Schengen visa for me? Calculator seems to be broken [duplicate]

I'm trying to visit Italy again so I can see one of my family members and I don't quite get the rule. I know it's concept is about the first day you enter the Schengen zone, the 180 day count starts ...
1
vote
0answers
160 views

Can I make a short visit to Germany on a transit visa?

I’m a permanent resident (Green Card holder) in the USA and I’m flying to Jordan through Frankfurt. If I would like to enter Germany for a short visit, maximum 7-8 days, can I apply for a transit visa ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

Multiple entry Tourist Schengen Visa Required?

I am travelling to Bogota, Colombia via CDG, Paris Airport via connecting flights from India, and I am an Indian citizen. On my return journey, I am planning to stay for a couple of days in Paris. I ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Proof of Subsistence for unemployed spouse - Schengen Tourist Visa

I am planning to apply for a Schengen tourist Visa with my spouse. As my spouse is unemployed,I believe i can provide my bank account statements as a proof of financial support that meets the ...
-2
votes
1answer
50 views

Denmark with Schengen visa type C single entry for 21 days [duplicate]

I'm travelling to Denmark with a Schengen visa type C single entry for 21 days. Can I travel to Paris or Switzerland and back to Denmark with the same visa?
1
vote
1answer
180 views

How can I submit a missing document to schengen visa application which I submitted today

I submitted the schengen visa application from India today. I missed to attached an invitation letter from Germany business. I want to submit that missing document in the application that I submitted ...
2
votes
1answer
36 views

Indian with UAE resident visa expiring in 2 months while applying for Schengen Visa

Me and my family are planning for a week long trip to Austria, Hungary & Czech Republic(max. no of stay). We will be returning from there on October 28th, 2019 and my wife's UAE Resident Visa is ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Schengen visa explained [duplicate]

I have a South African passport and a Schengen visa issued by the Greek embassy. I am no longer going to Greece but would like to use my Schengen visa to visit a different country. is this possible?
-1
votes
0answers
56 views

Visiting Cyprus - Ayia Napa on Schengen Visa

I am a UK resident with a Pakistani passport which has a Multi entry schengen visa for Netherlands. I have already visited Netherlands 3 weeks ago and plan on going to Ayia Napa, Cyprus in 2 weeks. ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Multiple-entry Schengen visa for France and Portugal

I applied for a Schengen visa 2 months ago for my trip to Greece earlier this month. I was expecting to get a multiple-entry Schengen visa for 3 months, but they only gave a visa for 9 days for the ...