Transit Visa Application templates

Transit Visa or Airport Transit Visa(ATV)Guide

Airport Transit Visas are for short stopovers while you are waiting a few hours for your onward flight in the airports international transit area.


  1. Transit Visa for Schengen Territory

Airport Transit Visa is applicable for the people who are just transiting the Schengen Territory and who will not leave the transit area of the airport

There are two category of a transit visa under the Uniform Schengen visa group scheduled for travelers who are passing by a Schengen member country in order to reach their final destination. A great range of travelers are not susceptible to this type of a visa however, citizen from certain countries are obliged to obtain traveler.

  • Airport Transit Visa (ATV) (A)
    This Visa allows you to transit through the international Zone of Schengen airport without entering the Schengen Territory
  • Transit Visa (B)
    This Visa allows you to transit no more than 5 days through Schengen countries by car coach or travelling through different airports on your way to another non-Schengen country

Note:Transit Visa only allows a short stay in the international transit area neither leaving the airport's international transit area nor overnight stays are possible.

Case Study or different Scenario which you might need Transit Visa


  • Scenario for applying Germany Transit Visa

The traveler who will have stopover at Frankfurt  airport(You might have traveled from US through Lufthansa,Delta airlines, also there case with Air India)

  • Scenario for applying French Transit Visa

The Traveler who will have stopover at temporarily stay in the international zone of French  airport  between connecting flights to travel to another international zone/s of an another Schengen country/ies. Apart from the international zone of a French airport, this visa type does not allow its holders to have access to the Schengen territory, before flying back to their final destination.

Visa is needed because Schengen Area does NOT allow foreigners to stay or travel from the French international zone without the appropriate French Visa.

Additional document apart from General document for Transit Visa

  • Documents that indicate that the visa applicant does not plan to stop over in the Schengen Area
  • Documents that prove the legitimacy and authorization to travel (for third country nationals)
  • Proof of Status in US or UK (for non-US or non-UK citizens living in US or UK)
  • Visa for the country of last destination

  1. US Transit Visa requirement and process
  • Complete Online Visa application form(DS-160)
  • complete the online visa application and print the application form confirmation page to bring to your interview.
  • Photo Uploading during the form filling
  • Schedule the interview
  • Pay the fee

Proof of your onward travel arrangements and/or permission to enter another country after departing the United States may be sufficient evidence that your purpose for entering the United States is transit.

Note: Scroll down for online Booking of  flight itinerary and Proof of accommodation(hotel Booking) document


  1. UK Transit Visa requirement and process

Evidence that your onward journey from the UK has been booked/confirmed, and that it is either within 24 hours of arrival in the UK for Direct Airside Transit or 48 hours of arrival in the UK for Visitor in Transit such as:

  • Travel booking confirmation (can be email or copy of flight itinerery,proof of accommodation)
  • Travel agent confirmation

Note: Scroll down for online Booking of  flight itinerary and Proof of accommodation(hotel Booking) document


  1. Japan Transit Visa requirement and process

Activities are limited to sightseeing, leisure, and rest. Applicants must be traveling to foreign country from another foreign country via Japan who wish to stay in Japan for a short period (up to 15 days).

1.Application with Photo; 2.Passport; 3. Itinerary (confirmed air tickets); 4. Copy of visa to the main destination


How Travelvisaguru Can Help you in getting Schengen Transit Visa or Any Airport Transit Visa(ATV)

We provide Valid flight itinerary and proof of accommodation (Hotel booking document) for Transit Visa purpose as its mandatory document for applying Transit Visa.

Travel itinerary booking for visa processing

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  • Flight only Booking
  • $14 Incl Tax
  • 3 Flight Itineraries 
  • Up to 3 correction on itinerary
  • Time to your inbox -1 day 
  • Free personal covering letter template
  • Free No objection letter template
  • Click Book Now for Special discount
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  • Hotel only Booking
  • $14 Incl Tax
  • 3 Hotel Bookings
  • Up to 3 correction on Booking
  • Time to your inbox -1 day  
  • Free personal covering letter template
  • Free No objection letter template
  • Click Book Now for Special discount
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  • Flight and Hotel Booking
  • $29 Incl Tax
  • 5 Flight Itineraries 
  • 5 Hotel Bookings
  • Up to 6 correction on itinerary
  • Time to your inbox -4 Hours  
  • Free personal covering letter template 
  • Free No objection letter template 

2 Responses

  1. Hi,
    I am an Indian citizen currently studying in the UK.i want to know if i need a transit visa if i am travelling from birmingham to New Delhi through france.

    Thanks

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