Schengen Visa

European Schengen Visa


You need to apply for a Schengen Visa for the purpose of visiting Family, Friends in Schengen Zone.

(Schengen Zone: this is Visa which is to be applied if you want to enter any European Country)

You’re an applicant of Visitor Visa, if you want to visit either any of your family member or relative in Europe or Friend who is inviting you. You can also meet you child if he/she is a student from India studying in Europe.

  • Schengen Countries

The 26 Schengen countries which you can visit through Schengen Visa 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.

  • DURATION – upto 3 months

To file Schengen Visa to meet your family and friends in the European countries, you’ll fall under ‘Visa for Visiting Family or Friends’ Schengen Visa Type.


What are the documents you need to have when applying for Schengen Visa?

  • SCHENGEN VISA APPLICATION FORM – This form is needed to be filled with the required and correct information.
  • Photographs – Need to have to identical photographs taken in the time period of last three months.
  • Valid Passport – It is necessary for the citizen applying from India.
  • Letter of Invitation – This is very important. This is needed to be attached with that of passport.
  • Roundtrip reservation or itinerary – In this one needs to include the dates and flight numbers specifications.
  • Schengen Travel Insurance – A confirmation letter from your health insurance stating coverage for emergency medical treatment with a minimum of €30,000, including repatriation in case of death.
  • Travel Itinerary – A detailed description of your trip, the purpose of travelling, the time you will be spending there and all your personal data.
  • Funds or Means of Subsistence – You need to show that you have enough for your stay in Schengen Area this will include Bank Account Statements or Sponsorship Letter or both.
  • Accommodation Proof – Address of the person who is inviting you or if you’re planning to stay in hotel then details of the hotel or rent contract.
  • Proof of the family relationship
  • Evidence of Employment Status

Steps to apply for Schengen Visa

  • Check if you’re eligible to apply for Schengen Visa.
  • Find out the time to apply for you Schengen Visa
  • Fill the Schengen Visa Application Form
  • Gather all the Documents for your visa to meet family and friends.
  • Schedule for the Interview
  • Undergo the Interview.
  • Pay the Visa for the Visa

And, finally wait for the decision of your visa application filed to get Schengen Visa to meet your family, friends and relatives.

Generally, it takes a month to get your visa processed but in some cases it might take beyond that.

You can stay upto 3 months, if you want to visit to European Countries through Schengen Visa.

Consult West Highlander

Apply your Schengen Visa to meet your family, friends and relatives in any of the European Countries. We are an experienced consultancy who are dedicated in providing transparent counselling clients who want to go abroad to visit their family, friends or relatives. Get guidance from our Director Ms. Parwinder Kaur who has expertise in visa-filing. The visa success rate is very high in our region.

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