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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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Is an ESTA likely to be denied if I have had a previous Temporary LPR/ Greencard that is now expired?

I'm an Australian Citizen and need to travel to enter the USA for 3 days en route to another country. I have had an ESTA for traveling to USA in the past (previous to my conditional LPR) and have ...
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How to complete the “How much money are you planning to spend on your visit to the UK” for a child travelling with both parents? [duplicate]

The mother and father are sharing the expenses for the holiday. Family of 4. For example total cost for whole family is 100 pounds. Do I put 25 pounds on each persons application or 100 pounds on the ...
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Is a conditional LPR/Greencard classed as National ID card for travel?

I want to know how best to answer the ESTA question: Have you ever been issued a passport or national identity card for travel by another country? Different sites I read say different things ...
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Do we need a Turkish visa for a layover of 2 hours, from UK to Istanbul then to Egypt

Because of the collapse Thomas Cook, we now have to fly from the UK on EasyJet to Istanbul where we have a 2 hour layover, then get Turkish Airlines to Egypt, our destination. Do we need a transit ...
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Travelling from Indonesia to New Zealand [duplicate]

My husband will travel from medan Indonesia to New Zealand, but the ticket needed to transit in Singapore and Sydney. Transit in Sydney for 3 and half hours. My question is do my husband need to buy ...
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South Africa passport traveling from France to New Zealand [duplicate]

Living in France. Traveling to New Zealand via UK. I have valid Schengen Visa and New Zealand Visa do i need a Visa to transit through the airport in Heathrow?
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18 hrs layover at Narita International airport [duplicate]

I have Indian passport and currently visiting USA with my wife. While returning to India in January 2020, we have 18 hrs layover at Narita International (NRT). From USA we will be travelling by ...
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Do we need transit visa in Frankfurt? [duplicate]

We are a family of 13 travelling from Mumbai to Istanbul via Frankfurt and return in the same direction. we have 4 hours layover each way, do we need a transit visa for Germany?
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Do I need a visa to change planes in India?

I live in NYC. In November, I am taking a vacation to the Maldives, using United miles. The route I am taking is UA from EWR to Zurich. 4 hour layover in Zurich and then flying Swiss to Delhi. 4 ...
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Do I need transit visa for Switzerland while traveling to Tanzania as Bangladeshi (US permanent resident)? [duplicate]

I will be traveling to Tanzania on 10 November 2019 and my transit for two hours in Zurich, Switzerland and will be back on 17th
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Do I need a transit visa to go from Narita to Haneda? [duplicate]

Two weeks from now (Oct. 22), I will land at Narita airport at 3 P.M. and then transfer directly to Haneda airport for my connecting flight to Manila at 1 A.M. on Oct. 23; this is a 9-hour layover and ...
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Is a Kuwait transit visa needed for an Indian passport holder who has a GCC Resident Card?

I'm an Indian passport holder with the KSA work visa for one year. Next month I'm flying from India to Saudi Arabia with a 12 hour of layover at Kuwait Airport. I would like to get out of the airport ...
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Do I need a transit visa for India to USA via Dubai? [duplicate]

If I book a flight (Emirates) from New Delhi to Fort Lauderdale via Dubai, i.e halt at Dubai for a duration of 2 hours or 8 hours, then will there be any problem? Do I need a transit visa?
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Do I need a UK visa to leave the airport during a layover?

I am a Chinese citizen with a US Green Card and going to visit Vienna, Austria with a Schengen Visa-C in November 2019. On the return flight from Vienna Austria to the US, there is a layover at ...
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Chinese transit visa for Indian citizen

I am an Indian citizen living in Canada on a work permit. I am planning to take a China eastern flight for my next trip to India. The itinerary is as follows : Vancouver International Airport YVR -> ...
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Do i need a British transit visa? [duplicate]

I am an Indian Citizen travelling from Mumbai(India) to Berlin(Germany) via British Airways which goes from Mumbai to London. I already have a Schengen visa C-Type Do I need a British Transit visa ...
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Do I need a visa for Paris for a 8 hour transit? [duplicate]

I am a Dominican Republic citizen, travelling from the Dominican Republic to Cairo via Paris. My connection time is 8 hours, do I need a transit visa?
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Is schengen visa required for two layovers in Germany [duplicate]

I am flying from Charlotte, NC to Bangalore, India via Lufthansa and have two connecting flights. I fly from Charlotte to Munich, Munich to Frankfurt and Frankfurt to Bangalore. The layover time in ...
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Transit Visa at Manchester Airport [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen and I have a long term EEA residence permit. I will be traveling from Norway to India with transit in Manchester. Unfortunately, I have to check-in again at Manchester as the ...
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Do Indian Citizens need a transit visa for Thailand? [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen, I am traveling from Guanzhou (China) to Kolkata (India). I have transit at Bangkok airport, the first flight is by Spring airlines and the next is from Spice Jet. So I need to ...
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Does a Canadian visa holder need a transit visa for a London transit? [duplicate]

Before the question was different because person has Canadian passport. As per my request please check the following. Nigerian passport Canadian Visa Transit in London for 4 hours Does he need a ...
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Transit in Turkey

I’m going to US I got USA visa already. But I need to stop in Sabiha and change to Istanbul airport. Do I need transit visa? What is known traveler number?
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Need UK transit visa? [duplicate]

Respectfuly , please clearly answer to my question ,i don,t want after i buy the ticket i got the problem in airport ! My son come from Iran he has Shengen visa ,we want to go to Spain for 2 weeks , ...
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One day visit to Istanbul Turkey during International travel [duplicate]

I am a US citizen traveling from Kathmandu to US through Istanbul, Turkey. I have a 19 hour layover in Istanbul. Can I visit the area near the airport or stay in a near-by hotel while in transit? Are ...
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Australian Transit Visa - what determines the 72 hours - Immigration(entry to exit) or Landing to Takeoff?

I am visiting New Zealand from India via Melbourne in January. My flight lands on Saturday morning around 5:30 am at Melbourne airport. I am planning to get a transit visa using which I will exit the ...
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Do I need a UK transit visa for a 2 hour layover? [duplicate]

I've got several questions about UK Transit Visas. So, I'm Indonesian that will be travel back to my country from Schengen area (Netherlands, and Iceland), the flight will be from: Amsterdam -> ...
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Do I need a visa for a layover in Germany if I have a type C Schengen visa for Spain? [duplicate]

So I'm gonna travel to Spain next Monday from Japan and I'm a Philippine passport holder but residence here in Japan. I got my type C schengen visa single entry from the Spanish embassy. My itinerary ...
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Do I need a visa for a layover in Germany if I have a type C Schengen visa for Spain? [duplicate]

So I'm going to travel to Spain and I have a type C Schengen visa. I have a 5 hour layover in Munich Germany and need to collect my baggage and re check in again there, do I need a visa for Germany?
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Indian passport holder: transferring through Istanbul SAW airport -two different tickets and with baggage. Do I need a Transit Visa? [duplicate]

Arriving Istanbul SAW airport on an international flight with baggage and then departing in 5-6 hrs by another International airline to another country. Do I need to go through passport control and ...
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Do I need schengen visa if I have 3 hour layover at Zurich and then connecting flight to Toronto? [duplicate]

I am flying next month from Mumbai-Zurich-Toronto. The layover at Zurich airport is 3 hrs and then I have a connecting flight to Toronto. Do I need a Schengen Visa? There is also another flight from ...
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Is that my problems? If travel agent didn't ask me to get transit visa? [duplicate]

As above picture - brought a return flight ticket from London to buenos aires and transit at JFK airport. I didn't know a transit visa is needs until I went to check in today at Gatwick airport. The ...
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Can you stay in Paris (OUTSIDE airport) for 24hr or less for transit with a Canadian visitor visa?

So I have a trip back to the middle east from Canada in December and I was thinking of choosing the transit phase to be in Paris. Since I find staying in the airport so tiring, I was thinking of ...
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Does a Zimbabwean travelling from London to Harare via Amsterdam require a Schengen transit visa? [duplicate]

I am pretty sure the answer is no, since Zimbabwe is not on the 11 March 2019 List of third countries whose nationals are required to be in possession of an airport transit visa when passing through ...
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Do I need a transit Visa in Bangkok? Travelling from Singapore to Lucknow and transit at Bangkok [duplicate]

I'm travelling from Singapore to Lucknow (India) with transit at Bangkok. Here are the flight details: Singapore - Bangkok : Thai Airways Bangkok - Lucknow : Thai Smile Do I need a transit visa at ...
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What must I do in Istanbul airport

I'm travelling to Havana Cuba and I'm Congolese. And Turkish airlines doesn't have a direct flight to cuba from Congo. So is it possible to get a flight to Istanbul then from there get another flight ...
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Baggage pick up in transit in Istanbul airport [closed]

I will be traveling by Atlasglobal and I'll have a connecting flight with IndiGo. Since these are two separate flights booked, Atlasglobal is not ready to book my checked in baggage directly to ...
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Transit visa for the UK [duplicate]

I am Indian resident and am studying in the Netherlands, I also have a permanent resident permit for the Netherlands which is valid until August 2020. I am going for a holiday to India in December ...
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Do I need to obtain an Australian transit visa, when flying on to New Zealand?

On an Iranian passport and having already obtained a New Zealand visa, my flight includes a stop in Australia. Do I have to obtain an Australian transit visa?
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Do I require a transit visa for Bangkok? [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen. I have a flight from Delhi to Bangkok-BKK (Air India). After a 4 hour layover, I have a flight from Bangkok-BKK to Kuala Lumpur-KUL (Malaysia Airlines). Will I require a ...
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Can someone confirm if Filipino passport holder need Transit Visa for a layover in frankfurt? [duplicate]

Please, I need to make sure. We won't leave the transit area. I'll be travelling via Turkish Airlines. If we need Transit Visa in Frankfurt, how about in Istanbul? Do Filipino need Transit Visa there?...
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Changing airline in Sydney. Do I need a transit visa?

We are Filipino citizens flying from Manila to Auckland, New Zealand using two different airlines. There’s a 9-hour wait after we arrive in Sydney, then we fly from Sydney to NZ is a different airline....
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Transit Visa from Brazil to Turkey in Schengen zone [duplicate]

I have a resident permit (temporary) from Brazil and I want to go to Turkey. My nationality is Iranian. My flight is through Schengen area. Do I need transit visa?
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Do Indians need transit visa to stay in Jeddah for 13 hours? [duplicate]

I am travelling to USA in December from India (Indian citizen) through Saudia Airlines. Unfortunately, I have a layover period of 13 hours in Jeddah. Even though I dont have any plans to leave airport ...
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Does Filipino passport holder need Transit Visa in Istanbul for a layover?

I'm a Filipino passport holder. And I'm planning to go to Bogota, Colombia from Vietnam with a layover in Istanbul for 21 hours. Question is do I need transit visa in Istanbul?
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Do I need a schengen transit visa if I am transitting in 2 different Schengen countries?

I know this question has been asked but my situation is a bit different. I am going to Malaysia via Amsterdam on the outbound flight and returning via CDG (Paris) on the return flight from Malaysia. ...
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Do I need a visa to enter South Korea for 7 days before going to Canada as an Indian Citizen?

I am from India and am an Indian citizen. This month I am planning to go to Canada (I have a Canadian visa). On the way I want to visit South Korea for 7 days. My friend told me if I have a Canadian ...
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Do I need transit visa through Amsterdam going Costa Rica?

I hold a Philippine passport, planning to go Costa Rica for 5 days or so, I’ll fly with KLM ,do I need a transit visa in Amsterdam and Panama for lay over ?
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Does a Filipino flying from Vietnam to Brazil need a visa or transit visa to layover in Istanbul or Doha Qatar?

Planning to travel from Vietnam to Brazil via Turkish Airlines with a layover in Istanbul, or via Qatar Airways with a layover is in Doha Qatar. Is it possible to layover in Istanbul or Doha without ...
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Is UK-Transit visa required when changing airports but having valid US visa? [duplicate]

I am an Indian citizen with a valid US visa and Schenghan visa traveling to Spain from US. I have a connection in London and need to change airports in London as my flight arrives at Heathrow and the ...
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transiting through Narita airport with less than 6 month passport validity

I will be transiting through NRT on DEL-NRT-SFO route. The onwrd flight is on the same calender day after 4 hr. stop in NRT in the afternoon but my passport at that time will only hvae 4 months ...