Planning a trip to Iceland is an exciting adventure, with its stunning landscapes, geysers, and vibrant culture. But before you pack your bags, there's an essential travel requirement you should be aware of: the Iceland ETIAS Japan.
If you're a citizen of Japan, this new travel regulation affects your journey to Iceland and other European countries. That’s why you must take note of some key details before starting your trip.
Whether you're a seasoned traveler or new to international trips, understanding the Iceland ETIAS process is crucial for a smooth and enjoyable visit to Iceland.
Do citizens of Japan need an Iceland ETIAS?
Yes, citizens of Japan need an Iceland ETIAS for short visits to Iceland and other European countries, including those within the Schengen Area.
The ETIAS (European Travel Information and Authorization System) is an electronic travel authorization required for visitors from visa-exempt countries, including Japan, to enter Europe. Unlike the Schengen Visa, the ETIAS is not a full visa but a simplified online authorization.
Moreover, the ETIAS involves a straightforward online application, typically approved within minutes, while the Schengen Visa requires an in-person application at a consulate or embassy, which is more time-consuming.
See below which countries you can enter with your Iceland ETIAS:
How to get an Iceland ETIAS from Japan with us
To obtain an Iceland ETIAS from Japan through our platform, follow these steps:
Step 1: Click on "Apply Now" to start the application process or use our iVisa app. You'll need to provide personal information, passport details, and travel plans.
Step 2: Double-check the information provided in your application. Submit it when you're confident that it's accurate so you can continue with payment using a debit/credit card or Paypal.
Step 3: Upload the required documents (if necessary), such as a scanned copy of your passport's biographical page.
Once your application is approved, we’ll send you the ETIAS via email. You may need to print a copy to present upon arrival in Iceland.
We streamline the application process, making it convenient for you to obtain your Iceland ETIAS. Just remember to have a valid passport and email, and plan to submit your application in advance of your travel date.
Iceland Embassy in Japan
Do you need more information about your trip to Iceland? Visit the nearest Iceland embassy to you in Japan. There are several options; use our listings to see which one is most convenient.
If you need more help with your travel documents, feel free to contact us via chat online or by sending us an email to [email protected].