There are 26 European countries that fall under the schengen area. These are the so-called schengen countries. As a resident of the European Union (EU) you can travel freely within these countries. The control of persons is carried out at the external borders of the schengen area.
Belgium; Denmark; Germany; Estonia; Finland; France; Greece; Hungary; Italy; Latvia; Liechtenstein; Lithuania; Luxembourg; Malta; The Netherlands; Norway; Austria; Poland; Portugal; Slovenia; Slovakia; Spain; Czech Republic; Iceland; Sweden; Switzerland.
Bulgaria; Cyprus; Ireland; Croatia; Romania.
Liechtenstein; Iceland; Norway; Switzerland.
- You do not need a residence permit if you have the nationality of one of the following countries:
Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Croatia, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania , Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Austria, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Slovakia, Spain, Czech Republic, Sweden, Switzerland.
- How do I apply for a short-stay Schengen visa for the Netherlands?
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