Can we travel to Greece from Iran?

Greece is closed for travel. Most visitors from Iran will not be allowed to travel to Greece. No quarantine is required. Find travel restrictions, quarantine and entry requirements to travel Greece.

Can Iranians get Schengen visa?

Because Iranians do not have visa free access to the Schengen area, the majority of Iranians will need a Schengen visa from Iran in order to visit most countries in Europe.

Is Greece visa hard to get?

Greece. While in 2014 Greece had a rejection rate of only 2%, things have changed a bit. Now, if you apply for a Germany Schengen visa, you have a chance of 4.9% to be rejected. Last year, the Greek embassies abroad approved 95.1% of the applications received.

Do you need a visa for Iran to Greece?

Citizens of Iran that are travelling to Greece need a stamped visa in their passport prior to arriving.

How many countries are under Schengen?

26 countries
The Schengen area covers 26 countries (“Schengen States”) without border controls between them.

Can Iranian citizens travel to Europe?

Citizens of Iran may enter with valid multi entry Schengen visa, used at least once prior arrival, for max 15 days.

Which country in Europe is easiest to get citizenship?

Portugal is the easiest European citizenship that you can get in the EU. Their program is extremely generous as it allows citizenship after only 5 years without the need to live in the country (you only need to visit for 2 weeks a year) giving you visa-free travel to 160 countries.

How long does it take to get visa for Greece?

10 to 15 days
Typically, a Greece Visa (Schengen Visa) takes anywhere from 10 to 15 days to process in the Greek Embassy/Consulate. The processing time for a Greece Visa is dependent on several factors and can change without notice at the consulate’s discretion. This period may be extended up to 30 days or 60 days.

How to apply for a visa for Greece?

All applications will be submitted through VFS Global and will be assessed by the Embassy of Hellenic Republic in Iran The Embassy of Hellenic Republic in Iran is pleased to announce that VFS GCC LLC has been chosen as the service provider for managing the visa application submission in the Iran.

Where can I apply for visa to enter Iran?

Notwithstanding, some types of visa for the citizens of some countries should be applied for only in person through the relevant Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The citizens of some countries may not be issued visa to enter the Islamic Republic of Iran due to political and diplomatic considerations.

Can a Schengen visa for Greece be extended?

An extension to a Greece Schengen visa is only possible in exceptional cases where new facts and special reasons arise after entry in Greece. For more information, please read How to Extend a Greece short-stay Visa. Attention! Please consult the Embassy of Greece in your country for the updated Greece Visa requirements!

Is the VFS Visa Application Centre in Iran closed?

Effective 15 March 2020, the VFS Global Greece Visa Application Centre is closed in Iran until further notice. VFS Global will be in contact with customers who currently have appointments during this period to discuss alternative arrangements.