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Visas typology

Different sorts of Schengen visa

Transit visa

This visa allows you to travel from a third (i.e. non-Schengen) country to another third (i.e. non-Schengen) country through the Schengen area, each transit not exceeding five days. Duration: 1 to 5 days Number of entries allowed during this period: one or more entries

 

Airport transit visa

This visa allows you to pass through the international transit area of a French airport but affords its holder no access to countries of the Schengen area. Duration: duration of journey Number of entries allowed during this time: 1 or 2 entries

 

Short-stay visa

This visa allows you to visit one or more countries of the Schengen area for a time span lasting fewer than 90 days. Length of stay: 1-90 days (in any 6 month period) Number of entries allowed during this time: 1 entry / or multiple entries

 

Multiple-entry visa

This visa can be granted to any resident of the United Kingdom who makes several trips per year for business or personal reasons. Length of stay: 1 to 90 days every six months over a period ranging from 1 to 3 years. Number of entries allowed during this time: multiple entries.