Visa to the Nordic Countries

The Nordic countries are part of the Schengen agreement, which eliminate border passport control between Schengen countries in Europe.

This means, you no longer need to stop or show your passport when travelling between Denmark and Germany or Denmark and Sweden. You must still have your passport with you, however, when travelling in Schengen countries as a form of identification.

Where to apply for a visa

You should apply at the Embassy in your country of residence.

If you want to visit one Schengen country, apply for a visa at the Embassy of that country. If you want to visit several Schengen countries, apply at the Embassy of the country of your main destination. If you intend to visit several Schengen countries but do not have a main destination, apply at the Embassy of the Schengen country of your first port of entry.

The Schengen countries including the following countries as part of the Schengen Agreement:

Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Germany, Austria, Belgium, Holland, Luxembourg, France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Greece, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovenia, Slovakia and the Czech Republic.

Visa requirement

There is a passport control when entering Nordic countries from a country outside the Schengen area, and some nationalities need a visa to enter the Nordic countries. You can check visa requirements for your country at each of Nordic countries embassies in your country.

Visa Information

Visa to Denmark

Visa to Denmark

If you are visiting Denmark you must check whether you need a visa, depending upon your nationality and the purpose of your visit.

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Visa to Norway

Visa to Norway

Here you can get some more information about the visa rules in Norway

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Visa to Sweden

Visa to Sweden

The visa rules are depending on your purpose with your visit. Get here som more information about what you have to do before visiting Sweden.

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Visa to Finland

Visa to Finland

What visa you need for visiting Finland depends on your nationality and purpose.

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Passport and visa to Iceland

Passport and visa to Iceland

Most Western nationals don’t need a tourist visa for stays of less than 3 months int the Nordic countries.. Among those nationalities who need a Schengen visa are Chinese and Indians.

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Visa and passport - Greenland

Visa and passport - Greenland

Greenland is a part of the Kingdom of Denmark, and have therefore the same requirements for the visa, as you are travel to Denmark.

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