If you are traveling to Poland as a citizen of Lebanon, you will need to get the correct type of Schengen Visa. The Schengen Visa is recommended for foreign travelers seeking to enter Europe's Schengen Area, which consists of 22 EU member states and non-EU member states that are part of the European Free Trade Agreement. Poland is an EU member country.
Use our Visa Checker Tool to find out specific information for your country if you plan to travel to the Schengen region of Europe.
Information and Application Requirements for the Poland Schengen Visa
Costs of a Poland Schengen Visa
Children over five years of age and all adults that apply for a visa will need to pay a visa fee. The visa cost can range from $40 USD to $90 USD (or 40 € to 80 €). Visa fees are subject to change per embassy/consulate and also are subject to change based on currency exchange rates.
Check with your embassy or consulate for the latest visa pricing information.
International Student Visa Information for Poland Schengen Region
You will need to provide proof of enrollment in the Polish university, proof of financial sustenance showing you can survive while attending university in Poland, as well as a No Objection Letter/Certificate from your university advisor or other qualified school officials.
The No Objection Letter/Certificate is a document provided by the Polish university stating that you have reason to leave Poland and the Schengen region after you finish your studies. Sometimes, this letter/certificate is optional, but it is a good idea to have it with you when traveling to Poland for school, just in case.
Countries to Visit as a Schengen Visa Holder for Poland
With this visa, you will have to enter and exit the Schengen region through Poland, but you are allowed to visit all Schengen area countries such as France and Spain.
The same is true of other Schengen visas, so if you get a German Schengen visa, you will be allowed to explore all Schengen member states but must enter and exit through Germany.
Types of Poland Schengen Visas
All of these visas have different requirements and different subtypes. Some of them allow for varying entry allotments like a single-entry visa versus a double- or multiple-entry visa which allows for multiple entries into Poland and the Schengen Area.
There are many types of visas. Many people are looking to get a tourist visa, transit visa, student visa, or a business visa.
The Poland Schengen Visa Application Requirement Documents and Information
Getting a Schengen visa requires many documents and information to be provided to the application center with your application.
It is best to prepare at least:
- Cover Letter - Show the reason why you are entering Poland and what business or tourism you will be conducting.
- Passport Photos - Get extra passport photos to attach to your visa application for Poland. Make sure they have a solid, light background and that your entire face is showing.
- Personal Information - You’ll need to provide basic personal information about yourself like your name, contact information, and national residency.
- Valid Passport Bio Page - Your passport must be valid for 3 months after your return date from Poland. You’ll also need to have two blank passport pages for stamping purposes.
- Flight Itinerary - Show confirmation of your entry and exit dates and travel times.
- Financial Stability - You must be able to prove that you have enough money to sustain during your travel to Poland and the Schengen Area.
- Medical Insurance - When traveling to the Schengen Area, foreign nationals will need a travel medical insurance policy with at least 30,000 € coverage.
Getting Started with the Schengen Visa for Poland Application Process - Lebanon Residents
Any Lebanese resident requires a visa to enter Poland. To do this correctly, you must apply in person at the closest consulate or embassy.
If you need more information or have any questions, please reach out to our support staff via chat or email, and we will help you locate your nearest visa application center and answer any further travel document queries you may have.
Have a great trip.