Visa for Visiting Sweden

In order to visit Sweden you may need an entry visa. An entry visa is a permit required by persons wishing to enter Sweden for a temporary visit, for example:

  • on business or to take part in a conference
  • to visit relatives and friends
  • as a Tourist

Citizens from the following countries/territories require a visa when entering Sweden, check the list.

How long is a visa valid?

Visas are granted for a maximum of 90 days at a time. Only in exceptional cases are applicants granted a visa for a visit of more than 90 days’ duration, but never for longer than a year.

Where is a visa valid?

An entry visa is normally valid in all the Schengen countries. In exceptional cases a visa may be granted solely for entry into the country that issued it. For more information on the Schengen Agreement please refer to the link to the right.

A visa granted for longer than 90 days is only valid for entering and staying in Sweden.

Tourist Visa

Applications for tourist visas to Sweden are handled by the Embassy of France in Phnom Penh. Please see below for their opening hours and contact information.

Embassy of France
No. 1, Monivong Blvd.
Tel: + 855 (0) 23 430 020 or 430 026
Fax: + 855 (0) 23 430 041

Visa Section Opening Hours are: Monday, Wednesday – Friday from 8:30- 11:30 (closed on Tuesdays)