Questions tagged [transit-visas]

A type of visa often required to pass through one country in a short period of time if it's necessary to get to another country. Don't forget to include your citizenship when asking!

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Overstayed in UK on student visa

I overstayed in UK on student visa for 2 years. Left UK voluntarily 2014, not being checked at airport while leaving UK, so not being marked as overstayer at that time. I am flying to USA now with ...
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How to get USA Transit Visa From India and What is the current waiting time

I will be travelling Mexico in the near future. When I searched for the flights i could see most of the flights are going via USA land. So How to apply for USA Transit from India now. And what is the ...
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Russian Passport Holder Laying Over in Schengen Airports?

I have a friend who is an Israeli citizen but currently only has a Russian passport. They will be traveling from Israel to Dominican Republic with a layover in either Spain, Germany, or France. The ...
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I am a South African travelling to the USA via Amsterdam - Do I need another visa to pass through Amsterdam if I do not leave airport?

I am a South African travelling to Chicago, I have a valid 10-year visa for the USA but my flight is from Johannesburg to Amsterdam airport, onward to Chicago. Do I need another visa for the fact ...
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Self transfer in Dubai. Do I need a visa?

I am belgien citizen. I m Azerbaijan citizen too..I want to fly to Belgium from Azerbaijan through Dubai but there is a self transfer and I don't have luggage. Do I need Dubai visa ? For information I ...
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Do I need a transit visa for Japan?

I'm holding Philippine passport and I'm here in Canada and I'm going to visit my country but I need to stop over in Narita Terminal 1 and next day I'm going to transfer Narita Terminal 2. My layover ...
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Do I need visa to recheck bags at Riyadh?

I am a Pakistani student with a valid UK residence permit and Netherlands permit. I am transiting through Riyadh airport and have to transfer my bags myself. My layover is 8 hours and I have the ...
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Transit visa for a 3.5 hours in Dammam (DMM) airport: do I need one?

My boyfriend and I are looking to book flights through Kiwi.com from Rome to Nepal. We have a "self-transfer" stopover in Dammam (DMM). The stopover is only 3.5 hours long, but Kiwi.com says ...
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Can I use a transit visa while using different airlines?

I want to buy a ticket from A->AUH (or DXB) and then from AUH (or DXB)->B. Both are on different airlines and have no alliance/connection with each other. Now, according to UAE rules, a transit ...
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Hi - Pakistani citizen, travelling from Pakistan to Caymans Island via Cuba (Havana). Please confirm if i need a visa

Pakistani citizen, travelling from Pakistan to Caymans Island via Cuba (Havana). Please confirm if i need a visa.
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travelling from India to United States via Oman

As the title suggests, I'm travelling from India to United States via Oman. My itinerary is as stated below: AMD to BOM (IndiGo) BOM to MCT (IndiGo) (self transfer of luggage and layover of about 6 ...
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Do I need a Japan transit visa to travel from Terminal 2 to Terminal 1 at Narita?

On 12 September at 17:45 I am travelling from Helsinki Vantaa (Finnair AY 73) to Tokyo Narita Terminal 2 and from there to Terminal 1 and then I'm going to Auckland (Air New Zealand NZ 90). Do I need ...
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Easy Jet flight Amsterdam to Malaga with a change in London in the middle. Not allowed to board flight because of no UK entry Visa

I was flying from Amsterdam (Schipol Airport) to Malaga on Easy Jet and had to change planes in London. I am an Indian Citizen but have a Dutch Residence permit. I was not allowed to board the ...
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What to mention in the visa application form for the issuing authority of passport while applying for UK Transit visa from India

What to mention in the visa application form in the section for issuing authority of passport while applying for UK Transit visa from India? is it the officer who signed the passport when we open it?
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Need a transit visa travelling to South Africa via London [duplicate]

I have a NIE ID card from Spain where I live. Can I travel via London from Barcelona to South Africa without a transit visa?
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Do I need to visit the embassy for Saudi transit visa?

I am transiting through DMM. The layover is less than 5hr, but my connecting flight is on a different PNR (and different airlines). Just to be safe, I thought I would apply for a transit visa (I hold ...
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Minor without passport, transiting through Canada with both US parents

We are planning a road trip from USA, through British Colombia to Alaska and back within a week or so. One of my children have an expired US passport. Both parents are with the child and we are all US ...
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Transit visa requirement at Dammam (DMM)

I booked my tickets from Frankfurt to New Delhi. My itinerary happens to go through Dammam (DMM). When I visit Kiwi (where I booked my ticket), it says that I might require a transit visa. Here's my ...
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SunExpress to United Airlines transfer at Munich Airport

I purchased a round trip from San Diego (SAN) to Bodrum (BJV) on the United Airlines website. Outbound trip: SAN -> IAD -> FRA -> BJV Inbound trip: BJV -> MUC -> DEN -> SAN In order ...
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Condor - Lufthansa Flight Change and Visa Requirement

I plan to take a Condor flight in mid-August from Canada to Germany and change to Lufthansa at Frankfurt for my final destination in Turkey, without carrying checked-in luggage. I learned from the ...
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Traveling from Riyadh to India via Kuwait

I am holding Indian citizenship. Planning to travel from Riyadh to India via Kuwait over stay of 4 hours. My question is about that need Kuwait visa or transit visa because I have different PNR ...
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While filing visa application for Turkey do I need to provide my transit visa for Dubai stay which is scheduled on my return leg of the trip

I plan to visit Turkey from India. I will be traveling via Dubai (Emirates). On my return to India I plan to stay 2-3 days in Dubai. Do I need to show my Dubai transit visa while applying for Turkey ...
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Does Indians with Ireland Residence Permit need transit visa in UK [duplicate]

I am a Indian Passport holder having Ireland Residence Permit (IRP) having a layover of 5 hours in London Heathrow Airport to travel to Bangalore, India from Dublin, Ireland. Do I need a Direct air ...
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Does a single-entry Schengen visa holder need a transit visa in Romania or other Schengen area?

I have scheduled visit to at first Hungary and then Germany. I am Indian student and I will participate workshop/conferences. Mostly 15 days visit. However, due to connecting flights I have to go ...
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Do I need a transit visa for a connecting flight transfer in Heathrow? [duplicate]

I (Ukrainian) am traveling to the USA via Heathrow in London, UK (LHR). I was a little confused from reading the UK govt website, I'm not sure if my transfer is "airside" or not. More ...
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EK205 transit visa requirement for Milan Italy for Indian passport holder with US visa

Can I book the EK 205 emirates flight that flys from Dubai to Milan and then Milan to JFK new york (same flight number) if I have indian passport and valid US visa? I am getting mixed answers from ...
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Do I need a Schengen transit visa to travel from India to the US with transit at Frankfurt and London

I am an Indian citizen and have a valid US visa. I am planning to travel to the US from India with layovers at Frankfurt and London. The itinerary is BOM -> FRA -> LHR -> EWR I came across an ...
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Does a dual Filipino American citizen need a shore pass to transit Narita/Haneda?

I have a connecting flight at Narita Airport and will transit to Haneda. Do I need shore pass? And where can I get a form to get shore pass?
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UK Direct Airside Transit Visa: Would I require a DATV visa for a 4-hour layover? [duplicate]

I hold an Indian passport and have a C-type Norway visitor visa. Would I require a UK Direct Airside Transit Visa (DATV) on my way from Oslo to India (with a 4-hour stopover at Heathrow)?
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Do we need transit visa if we stay for 12 hours in international Haneda airport?

I have a 12 hours transit at Tokyo International Haneda (HND), Tokyo airport on my way. I don't have to change airports. Do I have to apply for a transit visa? Is there a minimum hours that we can ...
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Do I need a transit visa in Melbourne en route to Wellington?

I want to buy a ticket from Dubai to Wellington NZ. The flight is Dubai - Melbourne - Wellington. It is all one ticket, and I will not need my luggage in any location except the final destination. Do ...
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Do I need a transit visa for UK to change terminals at LHR?

I am traveling from India to Phoenix through British Airways with a valid US visa (F1). I have a connecting flight at the Heathrow airport. I will arrive at Terminal 5 and will need to commute to ...
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Do I need a Korean transit visa to go through Seoul on my way to Jeju?

I am a Filipino planning to go to Jeju for a 4-day trip. My flight will go from Manila to Incheon then change airport to Gimpo then to Jeju vice versa.
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Transit visa for Saudi Arabia

I have a flight from Los Angeles to Lahore on the 26th with a layover of 3 hours in Jeddah. On my way back to Los Angeles, I have a layover of 19 hours. I tried getting the transit visa, but the ...
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Canadian citizen transiting/visiting multiple Schengen countries

Another one of these questions. I am a Canadian passport holder and want to travel from a non-Schengen country to Zurich Switzerland (direct), then cross the border to Germany by car, and then take ...
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Transit through London Heathrow - Common Format Residence Permit [duplicate]

I am an Indian and have Netherlands fixed term residence Permit Type 1. I am travelling from Amsterdam and will be transiting in LHR towards New Delhi and vice versa, do I need a transit visa? In the ...
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Do I a need a DATV for arrival and departure at LHR by same airline same terminal same day? [duplicate]

I am an Indian and have residence permit in Netherlands. I am planning to a book a flight with British Airways from Amsterdam to Bangalore via London Heathrow. I will have a layover of approx 2 hours ...
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Flight connection at Abu Dhabi Airport (AUH)

I am holder of passport of Uzbekistan. I plan to fly via Abu Dhabi airport (AUH). Two flights are served by the same airline - Wizz Air Abu Dhabi. I am flying without checked baggage, so I do not need ...
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UK Transit visa in Heathrow from Dublin? (Vietnamese national)

I am flying from Dublin to Vietnam via Heathrow airport. The stopover lasts for about 2 hrs and i don’t have to change terminals at Heathrow or anything. I don’t have to collect my luggage either. I ...
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Do I need a visa to transit through Cuba from Turkey to Haiti?

I am Haitian currently living in Turkey. Do I need a transit visa to pass through Cuba to go to Haiti? Original question in French: Je suis Haïtien,je vis en Turquie, est-ce que j'ai besoin d'un ...
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Dubai Airport changing terminals

I have a connecting flight from Dubai. Flight route: US(Emirates) -> Dubai(FlyDubai) -> India. For connecting flight at Dubai, I need to change terminals from Terminal 3 to Terminal 2. Do I need ...
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Is there another way to Jamaica without transiting through US. Am from Uganda [closed]

Going through US is a long shot.how about through UK or any other country
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Do I need a transit visa in Amsterdam (Manila to Toronto via Amsterdam)? [duplicate]

I am on Philippine passport and will be travelling to Toronto via Amsterdam. Do I need a transit visa?
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Does a Haitian passport holder need a transit visa to go to Panama ? My final destination is Turkey

Do I need a transit visa ? Haitian passport holder wants to go to Istanbul and want to pass from PUJ to PTY. Do they need a transit visa ?
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Do I need a Panama transit visa with a Zimbabwean passport to the Bahamas

I have a Zimbabwean passport traveling from Johannesburg to the Bahamas, do I need a visa to transit through Panama City?
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Is transit visa for Paris (France) required for Canadian PR holder [duplicate]

Need help from experts to understand if I can travel the following way- Delhi to Paris on one PNR - I pick the baggage after immigration formalities. After 5 hrs I have a flight which is of another ...
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Transit without visa eligibility for Indian passport and common format residence permit by EEA or Switzerland holder

I am planning to travel from Munich to Reykjavík via London using easyJet. The layover at London is overnight. I have a common format residence permit issued by Germany and an Indian passport. The UK ...
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Will I need visa for my international transfer at Milan Malpensa Airport?

I am flying from Istanbul to São Paulo, the transfer is on my responsibility, these 2 flights are 2 different airlines however both my arrival and departure must be non Schengen Zone, International ...
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Do I need a British Transit Visa to go from Italy to Iceland? [duplicate]

I'm a Tunisian citizen with a valid Italian resident permit. I will be traveling from France to Iceland and I have to change both airline and airport in London, layover is 7 hours (between 7am to 3pm) ...
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Can Filipino seamen travelling from PTY transit CDG without visa on his way to MNL?

Can Filipino seamen travelling on seamen tickets from PTY transit CDG without visa on his way to MNL? Or is visa required?

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