Schengen Countries

Schengen Area; 26 European countries (22 European Union (EU) states and 4 non- European Union members)

About Schengen Visa

Once you get a Schengen Visa you can enter one Shengen member country and travel freely within Schengen territory.

Schengen Visa Application Form

The Schengen visa application forms for each Schengen Countries language


SCHENGEN VISA COUNTRIES

Citizens of Schengen countries can cross the internal borders of EU (European Union) member states without passport checks. A visa granted by a country of the Schengen area entitles the holder to visits of up to 90 days every six months in the entire Schengen area.
The Schengen Vise allows the holder to a total stay of up to 90 days within a period of six mounths for tourists or business purpose. Since 1985, Schengen Area has gradually grown and encompasses today almost all European Union States ( EU States) and a few associated non-EU states. The Schengen visa is valid in to the 26 European countries (22 European Union states and 4 non- European Union members). Twenty-two EU member states and four EFTA member states participate in the Schengen Area. 26 European countries forming the Schengen Area which have no border controls between them. These countries issue a common visa, the Schengen visa.


The 26 Schengen countries are: Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein , Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. (United Kingdom) UK and Ireland are members of the European Union (EU), but do not belong to the Schengen Area
The Schengen Area encompasses most European Union States, except for Bulgaria, Cyprus, Ireland, Romania and the UK. However, Bulgaria and Romania are currently in the process of joining the Schengen Area. Of non-EU (European Union) States, Iceland, Norway, Switzerland and Liechtenstein have joined the Schengen Area.

SCHENGEN COUNTRIES / SCHENGEN STATES / SHENGEN COUNTRIES / SHENGEN COUNTRIES
The following countries adhere to the Schengen Agreement and Schengen visa is valid fallowing Schengen Countries territory
Austria is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Belgium is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Czech Republic is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Denmark is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Estonia is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Finland is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
France is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Germany is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Greece is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Hungary is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Iceland is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Italy is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Latvia is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Liechtenstein is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Lithuania is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Luxembourg is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Malta is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Netherlands is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Norway is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Poland is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Portugal is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Slovakia is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Slovenia is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Spain is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Sweden is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area
Switzerland is one of the Schengen countries in the Schengen Area

Schengen Area as of 19-12-2011

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