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Visa Fees at a Glance

VISA FEES Visa fees effective 02 February 2020
(in USD currency)
Schengen visa (age 12 years and above) EUR 80 (USD 90)
Children, ages 6–11 (unless otherwise stated in the Visa Facilitation Agreement) EUR 40 (USD 45)
Children, 0 to 5 years old EUR 0 (USD 0)
Schengen visa for citizens from the countries listed below (the EU has the Visa Facilitation Agreement with these countries):
- Russian federation
- Albania
- Armenia
- Azerbaijan
- Bosnia-Herzegovina
- Georgia
- Macedonia
- Moldova
- Montenegro
- Serbia
- Ukraine
EUR 35 (USD 40)
- Cape Verde EUR 80 (USD 90)

The visa fee in USD is as per current exchange rate. It is subject to change without notice.

Applicants exempted from visa fee:

  • Applicants under the Directive 2004/38/EC
  • Family members of Finnish citizen
  • Diplomatic and official passport holders
  • School pupils, students, post graduate students and accompanying teachers who undertake trips for the purpose of study or educational training - TO BE EVALUATED CASE BY CASE
  • Researchers travelling for the purpose of carrying out scientific research - TO BE EVALUATED CASE BY CASE
  • Representatives of non-profit organisations, aged 25 years or less participating in seminars, conferences, sports, cultural or educational events by non-profit organisations – TO BE EVALUATED CASE BY CASE

Methods of payment for visa fees:

  • Cash or debit/credit card payment at the Finland Visa Application Centre on the day of appointment.

Service charge at the Finland Visa Application Centre:

VFS Service fee 30 34

*Please note that the service fee is inclusive of VAT

Applicants who are exempted from the visa fees need to pay only the service fee

The fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.