Europe Transit Visa

A transit visa for European countries is a temporary visa for a very short duration during your journey. Some countries give a time of minimum 24 hours to approve a transit visa. For Schengen countries airport transit visa would be applicable for applicants who are transiting the Schengen territory and will not leave the transit area of the airport. Contact us to get further information about Europe transit visa and Europe transit visa checklist.

Europe Transit Visa Checklist

  • Original Passport

  • Application form completed and signed

  • Certified copies of the pages of the current passports

  • Two photocopies for the application form along with two recent photographs (35-45 mm) of the applicant with white background

  • Covering letter from the applicant, explaining in detail the purpose of the visit.  All cover letters must include details of any other accompanying persons as well. This includes family members, friends or business associates travelling for the same purpose

  • Airline Reservation: Round-trip flight Ticket (A detailed itinerary detailing each location to be visited and duration of stay at each location)

  • Hotel Booking: Hotel Confirmation including the name of the hotel, phone numbers and hotel booking code

  • Personal ITR for last 3 years

  • Six months’ salary slip

  • Personal Bank Statement for last six months mentioning the Bank’s name, Bank’s Telephone Number clearly

Sanctum Consulting Europe Transit Visa Process & Services

  • Filling the Application Forms

  • Customizing Europe transit visa checklist as per the applicant’s case

  • Scheduling Appointment with the Visa Facilitation Center with Preferred Dates of your Choice

  • Providing letter formats if required

  • Cover Letter Draft

  • Helping the applicant with the in hotel booking

  • Preparing the complete travel Itinerary including flight reservation for visa purpose

  • Booking Travel Insurance

  • Mock Interview preparation [If invited for interview]

Frequently Asked Questions – Europe Transit Visa

A transit visa is valid for a very short duration granted to you depending on your nationality and destination country, when you make a connection in a foreign airport or cross through a foreign country. 

Yes an applicant must hold confirmed flight ticket till the final destination of their arrival if they have a connecting flight through another country’s airport

Generally there are no age limits for transit visa. However there might be exceptions for few countries. Please contact our consultants for more details.

Some transit visas allow you to exit the airport and roam around for limited duration while some of the countries only let the applicants stay in the airport for a specified duration of make terminal changes within he airport. To know more, contact us.