Germany Schengen Visa Countries

Germany Schengen Visa Countries

iVisa | Updated on Jan 06, 2021

The Germany Schengen Visa helps travelers explore all of the 26 Schengen Area member countries freely. The member countries are Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland. So, if you have a Germany Schengen Visa, you can explore all of these countries after you land in Germany.


Part of the requirements for a visa include filling out an application which you can do online.

Germany (Schengen) Visa | FAQs

The segment below discusses Russian citizens. You can check out our Visa Checker Tool to see the requirements for your specific country. Many of these answers apply to all applicants.

How many days can I spend in the Schengen Area with this visa?

You will have 90 days Per Entry to enjoy your trip in the area.

Is it required that I have a visa to enter Germany and the Schengen region?

It varies depending on where you are and what your journey is intended to do. The following 103 countries have the option to get a Schengen visa:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, China, Comoros, Congo, Ivory Coast, Cuba, Democratic Republic Of Congo, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Fiji, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Mauritania, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Rwanda, Sao Tome And Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

What are the entry amounts of a Germany (Schengen) visa?

You will be allowed a Single Entry through your selected port of entry. Many temporary visas are single entry which means you can enter the foreign country one time only for your trip.

What's the associated cost of a Germany (Schengen) visa?

iVisa's online part of the process requires you to choose a speed for us to process your application:

  • If you choose Standard Processing, the processing cost will end up being USD 25.00.
  • Applicants that choose Rush Processing will pay USD 45.00 for the processing speed.
  • Super Rush Processing costs USD 80.00.

It costs EUR 60 to get your visa after your interview is complete and approved.

How many days can I spend in the Schengen Area with this visa?

You will have 90 days Per Entry to enjoy your trip in the area.

Once issued, how long do I have to use the visa?

Make sure you begin your trip before the visa's expiration date listed on the visa. Use the visa within 180 days after arrival to be sure it is still valid for use.

What types of documents and information do I need for the application and interview?

  • Last Page of Passport Scan (if necessary) - Authorities may ask to see if you have enough pages.
  • Passport Info - At least 3 blank passport pages for stamping and 180 days of validity remaining from the date you plan to land in the Schengen region.
  • Passport Photo - No black and white passport pictures are permitted. Only colored ones with a white background will be accepted.
  • Funds Documentation - Bank statements or official bank account information should work. You will also need 30,000 EUR in medical coverage to be eligible.
  • Onward Ticket - Prove you will leave Germany (Schengen) before your visa expires.
  • Payment Information - Credit cards work. So does PayPal.
  • Hotel/Lodging Reservation or Letter from Friend - Give information on how you will stay in Germany or the Schengen region during your trip.
  • Former Education/Work History (if applicable) - Get an official at your workplace or school to help you with this document.

How many days does it take to process my Germany (Schengen) visa application?

For the application part with iVisa, you have three time periods to select from:

  • Standard Processing: 10 Business Days to complete.
  • Rush processing will be finished within 8 Business Days.
  • Super Rush processing will be finished within 6 Business Days.

The Germany (Schengen) Visa Requirements Help

Wherever you find yourself in the world, we at iVisa are here to help you have the most stress-free experience with the visa application and the rest of the process.

Have a fantastic journey!

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