Visiting Sweden

In order to visit Sweden, you must have an entry visa. If your visit to Sweden will be longer than three months, you must have a visitor's residence permit. Read more about how to apply here.

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  • 13 August 2014

    Schengen visas from Libya

    In Libya the German embassy provides visa services for persons wishing to visit Sweden. However, the visa office at the German Embassy in Tripoli is currently closed. Applicants are advised to contact the Swedish Embassy in Rabat or Cairo.

  • 2 December 2013

    Fewer embassies in the Schengen Area to handle migration cases

    As of 1 January 2014, only five Swedish embassies in the Schengen Area* will be handling migration cases: Athens, Berlin, Madrid, Paris and Rome.