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Sweden

Sweden visa

 
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Schengen visa - travel document that allows a person to enter the Schengen zone for a designated period of time.

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Sweden

Sweden visa

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Visa is not required for a stay up to 90 days within a 180-day period

Visa is not required for a stay up to 90 days within a 180-day period

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  • Visa application form. Application for Schengen Visa (form #119031), completed, signed and dated in boxes 36 and 37 as well as the bottom of the application.

  • Passport copy. A passport that is valid for at least three months after the visa has expired, was issued in the last ten years and has at least two empty pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 1 passport photo, in color, taken from the front. Digital files and photocopies of passport pictures will NOT be accepted.

  • Personal letter. A letter stating the reason the purpose of your visit.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in Sweden. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Sweden, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Proof of Sufficient Funds. Applicants must have money to support themselves and for the return trip home (Sweden also requires you to have 450 SEK for each day you stay in Sweden, which can also be paid for by the person who has invited them)

  • Health insurance. Proof of international health insurance with a minimum coverage of EUR 30,000, specifically covering travel to Schengen states is required. The policy should cover all expenses for repatriation, emergency medical aid, and hospital treatment for the period of stay. Applicants can get a free quote and purchase valid travel insurance from our affiliate.

  • Intentions to return home. The applicant must demonstrate that they have substantial ties with their home country and shows that they intend to leave Sweden and the Schengen area on the last day before the visa expires.

  • Proof of status. Notarized copy of U.S. Alien Registration Card or other valid resident visa (type A, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, O, or R) valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area.

  • Itinerary. A copy of your flight itinerary. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Here is the sample format for this letter.

  • Proof of residency. Copy of driver's license, state issued ID, or major utility bill (Water, Gas, Electric, Sewage) for the most recent month, showing the applicant's name and current address.

  • Visa application form. Application form for Schengen Visa - to be completed, signed and dated. Please ensure that application forms for minors are signed by both parents.

  • Passport copy. A passport that is valid for at least three months after the visa has expired, was issued in the last ten years and has at least two empty pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Personal letter. A letter stating the reason the purpose of your visit.

  • Proof of Sufficient Funds. Applicants must have money to support themselves and for the return trip home (Sweden also requires you to have 450 SEK for each day you stay in Sweden, which can also be paid for by the person who has invited them)

  • Health insurance. Proof of international health insurance with a minimum coverage of EUR 30,000, specifically covering travel to Schengen states is required. The policy should cover all expenses for repatriation, emergency medical aid, and hospital treatment for the period of stay. Applicants can get a free quote and purchase valid travel insurance from our affiliate.

  • Intentions to return home. The applicant must demonstrate that they have substantial ties with their home country and shows that they intend to leave Sweden and the Schengen area on the last day before the visa expires.

  • Proof of status. If you are employed, bring proof of your current occupation in the USA, i.e. an original letter from your employer, a solicitor or the Company House, Notarized copy of U.S. Alien Registration Card or other valid resident visa (type A, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, O, or R) valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area. If you are a student, bring an original letter from your school or university confirming your status/attendance and a recent bank statement.
    Documents must be original and not older than one month.

  • Proof of residency. Copy of driver's license, state issued ID, or major utility bill (Water, Gas, Electric, Sewage) for the most recent month, showing the applicant's name and current address.

  • Itinerary. Confirmed flight/travel tickets. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Visa application form. Application for Schengen Visa (form #119031), completed, signed and dated in boxes 36 and 37 as well as the bottom of the application.

  • Passport copy. A copy of the passport/travel document valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area, shall contain two blank pages and been issued within the previous 10 years.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 1 passport photo, in color, taken from the front. Digital files and photocopies of passport pictures will NOT be accepted.

  • Proof of status. Notarized copy of U.S. Alien Registration Card or other valid resident visa (type A, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, O, or R) valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area.

  • Itinerary. A copy of your flight itinerary. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Here is the sample format for this letter.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in Sweden. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Sweden, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Bank statement. If the applicant is incurring their own expenses, copy of the applicant's last 3 monthly bank statements showing proof of sufficient funds. The statement must clearly show the applicant's name as the account holder, the balance of the account, and the date of the statement.

  • Proof of residency. Copy of driver's license, state issued ID, or major utility bill (Water, Gas, Electric, Sewage) for the most recent month, showing the applicant's name and current address.

  • Family Supplemental form. A completed Family Information form. This form must be typed.

  • Applicant Undertaking Form. Statement of Undertaking form filled out by the applicant.

  • Embassy fee. An Embassy fee of 80 Euros must be paid at the time of appointment.

  • Visa application form. Application form for Schengen Visa - to be completed, signed and dated. Please ensure that application forms for minors are signed by both parents.

  • Passport copy. A passport that is valid for at least three months after the visa has expired, was issued in the last ten years and has at least two empty pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Personal letter. A letter stating the reason the purpose of your visit.

  • Proof of Sufficient Funds. Applicants must have money to support themselves and for the return trip home (Sweden also requires you to have 450 SEK for each day you stay in Sweden, which can also be paid for by the person who has invited them)

  • Health insurance. Proof of international health insurance with a minimum coverage of EUR 30,000, specifically covering travel to Schengen states is required. The policy should cover all expenses for repatriation, emergency medical aid, and hospital treatment for the period of stay. Applicants can get a free quote and purchase valid travel insurance from our affiliate.

  • Intentions to return home. The applicant must demonstrate that they have substantial ties with their home country and shows that they intend to leave Sweden and the Schengen area on the last day before the visa expires.

  • Proof of status. If you are employed, bring proof of your current occupation in the USA, i.e. an original letter from your employer, a solicitor or the Company House, Notarized copy of U.S. Alien Registration Card or other valid resident visa (type A, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, O, or R) valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area. If you are a student, bring an original letter from your school or university confirming your status/attendance and a recent bank statement.
    Documents must be original and not older than one month.

  • Proof of residency. Copy of driver's license, state issued ID, or major utility bill (Water, Gas, Electric, Sewage) for the most recent month, showing the applicant's name and current address.

  • Itinerary. Confirmed flight/travel tickets. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Visa application form. Application for Schengen Visa (form #119031), completed, signed and dated in boxes 36 and 37 as well as the bottom of the application.

  • Passport copy. A copy of the passport/travel document valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area, shall contain two blank pages and been issued within the previous 10 years.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 1 passport photo, in color, taken from the front. Digital files and photocopies of passport pictures will NOT be accepted.

  • Proof of status. Notarized copy of U.S. Alien Registration Card or other valid resident visa (type A, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, O, or R) valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area.

  • Itinerary. A copy of your flight itinerary. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Here is the sample format for this letter.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in Sweden. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Sweden, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Bank statement. If the applicant is incurring their own expenses, copy of the applicant's last 3 monthly bank statements showing proof of sufficient funds. The statement must clearly show the applicant's name as the account holder, the balance of the account, and the date of the statement.

  • Proof of residency. Copy of driver's license, state issued ID, or major utility bill (Water, Gas, Electric, Sewage) for the most recent month, showing the applicant's name and current address.

  • Family Supplemental form. A completed Family Information form. This form must be typed.

  • Applicant Undertaking Form. Statement of Undertaking form filled out by the applicant.

  • Embassy fee. An Embassy fee of 80 Euros must be paid at the time of appointment.

  • Visa application form. Application form for Schengen Visa - to be completed, signed and dated. Please ensure that application forms for minors are signed by both parents.

  • Passport copy. A passport that is valid for at least three months after the visa has expired, was issued in the last ten years and has at least two empty pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Personal letter. A letter stating the reason the purpose of your visit.

  • Proof of Sufficient Funds. Applicants must have money to support themselves and for the return trip home (Sweden also requires you to have 450 SEK for each day you stay in Sweden, which can also be paid for by the person who has invited them)

  • Health insurance. Proof of international health insurance with a minimum coverage of EUR 30,000, specifically covering travel to Schengen states is required. The policy should cover all expenses for repatriation, emergency medical aid, and hospital treatment for the period of stay. Applicants can get a free quote and purchase valid travel insurance from our affiliate.

  • Intentions to return home. The applicant must demonstrate that they have substantial ties with their home country and shows that they intend to leave Sweden and the Schengen area on the last day before the visa expires.

  • Proof of status. If you are employed, bring proof of your current occupation in the USA, i.e. an original letter from your employer, a solicitor or the Company House, Notarized copy of U.S. Alien Registration Card or other valid resident visa (type A, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, O, or R) valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area. If you are a student, bring an original letter from your school or university confirming your status/attendance and a recent bank statement.
    Documents must be original and not older than one month.

  • Proof of residency. Copy of driver's license, state issued ID, or major utility bill (Water, Gas, Electric, Sewage) for the most recent month, showing the applicant's name and current address.

  • Itinerary. Confirmed flight/travel tickets. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Visa application form. Application for Schengen Visa (form #119031), completed, signed and dated in boxes 36 and 37 as well as the bottom of the application.

  • Passport copy. A copy of the passport/travel document valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area, shall contain two blank pages and been issued within the previous 10 years.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 1 passport photo, in color, taken from the front. Digital files and photocopies of passport pictures will NOT be accepted.

  • Proof of status. Notarized copy of U.S. Alien Registration Card or other valid resident visa (type A, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, O, or R) valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area.

  • Itinerary. A copy of your flight itinerary. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

  • Business Support Letter. A support letter from the sending company which introduces the applicant, states the nature of the trip, and specifies the type and desired validity of the visa. Here is the sample format for this letter.

  • Business invitation. A business invitation letter from the sponsoring company in Sweden. The letter should be printed on company letterhead stationery, addressed to "The Consulate of Sweden, Visa Section", and signed by a senior manager. The business letter must adhere to the following guidelines:
    Briefly introduce the applicant (please specify employment status/position held in the company by applicant).
    State the nature of the business to be conducted (i.e. business meetings, contract negotiations, etc.) and the names and addresses of companies to be contacted in the destination country.
    Specify the Type and desired Validity of the visa (i.e. a one year multiple entry business visa).

  • Bank statement. If the applicant is incurring their own expenses, copy of the applicant's last 3 monthly bank statements showing proof of sufficient funds. The statement must clearly show the applicant's name as the account holder, the balance of the account, and the date of the statement.

  • Proof of residency. Copy of driver's license, state issued ID, or major utility bill (Water, Gas, Electric, Sewage) for the most recent month, showing the applicant's name and current address.

  • Family Supplemental form. A completed Family Information form. This form must be typed.

  • Applicant Undertaking Form. Statement of Undertaking form filled out by the applicant.

  • Embassy fee. An Embassy fee of 80 Euros must be paid at the time of appointment.

  • Visa application form. Application form for Schengen Visa - to be completed, signed and dated. Please ensure that application forms for minors are signed by both parents.

  • Passport copy. A passport that is valid for at least three months after the visa has expired, was issued in the last ten years and has at least two empty pages.

  • Passport-type photograph. Include 2 passport style photos, with a white background, taken within the last 6 months. You may also choose to upload a photo to your order for us to print. There is a charge associated with this service.

  • Personal letter. A letter stating the reason the purpose of your visit.

  • Proof of Sufficient Funds. Applicants must have money to support themselves and for the return trip home (Sweden also requires you to have 450 SEK for each day you stay in Sweden, which can also be paid for by the person who has invited them)

  • Health insurance. Proof of international health insurance with a minimum coverage of EUR 30,000, specifically covering travel to Schengen states is required. The policy should cover all expenses for repatriation, emergency medical aid, and hospital treatment for the period of stay. Applicants can get a free quote and purchase valid travel insurance from our affiliate.

  • Intentions to return home. The applicant must demonstrate that they have substantial ties with their home country and shows that they intend to leave Sweden and the Schengen area on the last day before the visa expires.

  • Proof of status. If you are employed, bring proof of your current occupation in the USA, i.e. an original letter from your employer, a solicitor or the Company House, Notarized copy of U.S. Alien Registration Card or other valid resident visa (type A, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, O, or R) valid for at least three months after the intended departure from the Schengen area. If you are a student, bring an original letter from your school or university confirming your status/attendance and a recent bank statement.
    Documents must be original and not older than one month.

  • Proof of residency. Copy of driver's license, state issued ID, or major utility bill (Water, Gas, Electric, Sewage) for the most recent month, showing the applicant's name and current address.

  • Itinerary. Confirmed flight/travel tickets. The applicant's name must be on itinerary.

  • Proof of accommodation. A copy of hotel reservations or other lodgings for the duration of the trip. The applicant's name must be on the reservation.

VisaHQ can provide consultation services prior to your application submission. You must still schedule an appointment to submit your paperwork at your nearest consulate. All Schengen Zone visa applications must be submitted by the applicant in person.

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A visa is not required for this destination.

A visa is not required for this destination.


Sounds good! What else do I need to know while planning a trip to Sweden?
  • First, check the current validity of your passport.

  • Second, make sure your passport has blank Visa pages.

  • Confirm if transit visa is required for any connections.

    Check with your airline in case you have connecting flights overseas as part of your journey to Sweden. It may be the case that countries you pass through en route to your destination may require a separate transit visa. Please refer to visa requirements of the specific country
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    Sweden tourist visas may be issued with a max stay of up to 90 days.
    The actual duration is at the discretion of the Sweden Consulate.
    Expert in Sweden visa services since 2003, VisaHQ is a private agency, not affiliated with the government of Sweden. VisaHQ provides expediting services for visa to Sweden and charges a service fee.
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    Sweden COVID-19 travel restrictions

    • Entry is partially open
      Travel to and from Sweden is only possible for travelers from EEA countries regardless of citizenship. While travelers coming from outside EU/EEA are still ban from entering the country unless covered by an exemption. The ban is until 31 March 2022.
      Prior to arrival requirements
      Valid passport. Valid national passport with at least 6 month remaining validity after the date of departure.
      Valid visa. Please see the instructions above if visa is needed and apply.
      Negative COVID-19 test prior to arrival. All arrivals to Sweden must present a negative PCR 72 hours. Arrivals from Nordic countries are exempt from testing.

      Vaccinated arrivals from within the EU/EEA, and those arriving from Albania, Andorra, the Faroe Islands, Israel, Morocco, Monaco, and Panama, may present proof of vaccination instead.
      Upon arrival restrictions
      😷Masks are required in public spaces and transport.

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