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Schengen Transit visa when travelling from India to Sweden

Of course if the max duration is 15 days and you stay 16 days this is not fine. You need to make sure your stay stays within the given limits. Note that what counts is when you enter and exit the ...
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Do entry refusals & visa revocations affect re-entry to the schengen area & visa applications?

Romanian visa can be revoked if the conditions for issuing it are no longer met The visa may be revoked for the following reasons: foreigners no longer meet the conditions required for the visa; the ...
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Schengen visa issued by Germany - Is a layover in Vienna okay before heading to Berlin?

You write: I've read that you are supposed to enter the Schengen area through the country that issued your visa or is your main destination. Not sure where you read that, but it’s incorrect. You can ...
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Concerns about purchasing tickets prior to visa approval

Well, there’s no loss of money because most of the international airlines follow money back policy for the unused tickets. Depending on the duration, you can either get full refund or major portion of ...
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Where would I clear passport control on a connecting intra-Schengen flight?

My question is, where will I get my passport stamped? In Greece, at your port of entry Will I run into issues at passport control if my primary destination is Greece, but I am transiting to Spain? ...
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Infant son's name on Schengen tourist visa (Switzerland) differs from passport

A Schengen visa is issued against a valid travel document. The number of the travel document (in most cases a passport) will also be printed on the visa sticker that will be affixed to the travel ...
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Schengen visa for parents without Verpflichtungserklärungen document

As a partial answer, I think you are mixing several different concepts in your question: A Verpflichtungserklärung is a pledge to pay the German state for the costs of (intentional or unintentional) ...
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Is it okay to submit an itinerary for a Schengen visa which includes travel to a non-Schengen country first?

The Schengen visa officer does not mind where the applicant comes from when entering the Schengen zone, it can be from home, it can be a visa free country or they can come from a country for which ...
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What kind of visa do I need for a short summer school in Germany?

You are in fact travelling on behalf of them and fulfilling the mission/"business" of the university to advance the research funded by the grant, especially considering that your employer-...
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What type of visa should I get to attend an event in France for more than 90 days?

If you want to stay in France for the whole period and are not an EU / EEA / Swiss citizen, you definitely need a long-stay visa. That's trivial: There are in fact multiple visas or permits with very ...
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Do I need a transit visa for Frankfurt, Germany for an overnight stay?

You write This doesn't mention if I can stay overnight at FRA airport Germany without a visa There is a list at https://canada.diplo.de/ca-en/consular-services/visa/-/2169884 Please note that an ...
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Do I need a transit visa for Frankfurt, Germany for an overnight stay?

As an Indian citizen you need a transit visa for Germany and the Frankfurt airport operates from 5 AM to 11 PM check Frankfurt airport website. See this note source here Germany Transit Visa ...
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Schengen visa while on cruise

However, we are unsure whether to apply for it through the German Consulate or the Norway Consulate. With good reason. Neither the Schengen Visa Code nor the German Visumshandbuch deal with the ...
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Schengen visa while on cruise

When applying for a Schengen visa, the general rule is to apply through the consulate of the country where you will spend the most days. In your case, since your cruise starts and ends in Germany but ...
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Non-EU student - which visa category should I apply under for my summer project (German visa)?

Visa rejections and refusals are two different things. Your visa rejection clearly means that the category you applied was not valid for you hence your application was not complete , as instructed by ...
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What happens if I don't use a Schengen visa?

This doesn't matter for this trip. But in the future when you next apply, the consulate you apply to will review your travel history and they will see you did not do what you said you were going to do....
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Visa to Czech republic revoked before travelling

Now that was totally new to me. Is this something embassies normally do? No and I personally consider it an abuse of the process but it does happen. Not many countries would collect and transfer data ...
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