Czech Republic Schengen Visa

Discover Europe’s most popular tourist destination – the Czech Republic- the heart of the continent. Don’t miss the opportunity to travel through fascinating sights, create lasting memories with loved ones and embark on a remarkable journey by obtaining your Czech Republic visa through the Visa Centre

The Czech Republic, with its 10.7 million inhabitants, shines as Europe’s main tourist destination. It is known for its historic cities, enchanting castles, lush parks and excellent cuisine that offer a multifaceted experience. Prague, one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, radiates peace and charm, leaving an indelible mark on the heart.

Prepare for your adventure by applying for the Czech Republic Schengen visa and unlock the Czech Republic and other Schengen treasures. Your European vacation awaits!

Types of Czech Republic Visas

Before applying for a Czech Republic visa, it is important to determine the type of visa suitable for the purpose of travel. Depending on the purpose of your entry to the Czech Republic, you must apply for one of the Schengen visa types to Czechia.
Check the Czech Schengen visa types and determine which one is right for your situation. Czech Tourist Visa – for those who wish to visit the Czech Republic for holidays or sightseeing

  • Czech Family Visit Visa –Travellers wishing to visit friends or family in the Czech Republic
  • Czech Study Visa –for students who wish to participate in a course of up to three months in an educational institution in the Czech Republic
  • Czech Business Visa –for businessmen who need to participate in business activities in the Czech Republic.
  • Czech Transit Visa –for those who need to pass through a Czech airport to reach a destination country outside the Schengen area

What are the Documents Required for a Czech Republic Visa Application?

The documents required when applying for a Czech Republic visa are as follows:

  • Czech Republic application form: Duly file and complete the online Czech Republic Schengen application form.
  • Two identical passport photos: The photos should be taken within the last three months by the Czech Schengen visa photo requirements.
  • Valid Passport and UK Residence Permit: Check your passport before applying, as it must have at least two blank pages to affix the visa sticker. It must be valid for at least three months from the day you intend to leave the Czech Republic and the entire Schengen area.
  • Copy of Round-Trip Flight Itinerary: A copy of a round-trip itinerary is a flight reservation with dates and numbers specifying entry and exit from the Czech Republic.
  • Travel Medical Health Insurance: A confirmation that you have travel insurance valid on the territory of the Czech Republic and the entire Schengen area. Your insurance must cover emergency measures in the zone for at least €30,000. Your insurance must cover emergency measures in the zone for at least.
  • Proof of accommodation: Proof of where you will stay during your time in the Czech Republic, i.e. hotel reservation for the whole duration of the intended stay in the Czech Republic.
  • Proof of sufficient financial means: The Czech Republic wants you to show evidence of adequate financial means.
  • A Cover letter: A personal letter detailing why you wish to visit the Czech Republic, the period you plan to stay there, and what you will do throughout your trip.
  • Civil status documents: This could be a marriage certificate, birth certificate of children, death certificate of spouse, etc.

In addition to the required documents mentioned above, some requirements differ depending on the purpose of your visit.

Check additional visa requirements for Finland by category or applicant’s application profile. If you have any questions about visa services or required documents from the Czech Republic, please contact our visa office.

If employed

  • Employment contract
  • Current bank statement for the latest 6 months
  • Leave permission from the employer
  • Income Tax Return form or Certification of Income Tax deducted at the source of salary.

If self-employed

  • A copy of your business license
  • Company bank statement for the latest 6 months
  • Income Tax Return (ITR)

If a student

  • Proof of enrolment
  • NOC (No-objection certificate) from a school or university

If retired

  • Pension statement of the latest 6 months

Kindly contact our visa team for any doubts and queries concerning Czech Republic visa Services or required documents.

How Long Does It Take to Get the Czech Republic Schengen Visa UK?

The normal processing time for the Czech Republic Visa application is approximately 12-15 calendar days. However, submitting all the correct documents can reduce the time to less than 10 calendar days. Therefore, it is highly recommended to apply for a Czech visa as soon as possible, but no later than three months before traveling to the Czech Republic.

Steps to apply for a Czech Republic Visa UK

To get an Online Czech Republic visa, you need to follow this simple step:

Step 1: Fill out the Czech Republic online visa application form
Step 2: Once the online application has been submitted with confirmed payment, the team will book a Czech Republic visa appointment from the UK at the Visa Centre.
Step 3: Additionally, you should visit the visa centre with all the required documents
Step 4: So you get a Czech Republic tourist visa 

Tips for a Successful Visa Application

The list of tips that you should follow for a successful visa application are as follows:

  • Start the application process well in advance of your planned travel dates.
  • Provide complete and accurate information on your application form.
  • Double-check all documents for accuracy and completeness.
  • Be prepared to explain the purpose of your visit and your ties to your home country.
  • Maintain transparency and honesty throughout the application process.

Czech Republic Visa Fees

Visa Type Consulate Visa Type Consulate Visa Type Consulate Visa Type Consulate Visa Type Consulate
Tourism/ Visitor/ Family & Friends/Business £67 £25 £206 £231
A family member at EEA/EU Citizen £67 £25 £206 £231
Long stay Single/Multiple Entry £67 £25 £206 £231
Children between 6 and 12 years old £34 £25 £206 £231
Children less than 6 years old £0 £25 £206 £231

Note: Please note that visa requirements and processes are subject to change, so it is very important to check the official website of the Czech Republic for up-to-date information before applying. Have a safe trip!

A Czech Republic visa is your gateway to exploring the enchanting cities, historic castles and stunning landscapes of this Central European gem. By understanding the visa requirements and diligently following the application process, you can begin an unforgettable journey in the heart of Europe, immersing yourself in the culture and beauty of the Czech Republic.

If you are still wondering whether the Czech Republic is a must-see destination, then you must visit the place once, and you’ll want to be there for the rest of your life. Book your Czech Republic visa appointment UK today!


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