A visa is a form of permission for a non-citizen to enter, transit, or remain in a foreign country. When visiting any foreign country, it is worth considering that sometimes a visa is required even for a connecting flight. Before travelling abroad, one should check whether a visa is needed or not.
Do I need a visa to go to Palma de Mallorca, Spain?
If you are not eligible for visa-free entry into Spain, then you need a visa to enter the country. Many countries enjoy visa-free entry for periods of up to 90 days.
Schengen Visa is required for travellers to go to Spain. Citizens from Schengen-member countries do not require a visa to enter Spain for stays of up to 90 days, but they must carry a national ID while entering and travelling in Spain.
The 26 Schengen countries are:
Citizens of the countries mentioned below need a visa for transit through any airport of the Schengen States to take a connecting flight to a country outside the Schengen area:
|Afghanistan||Democratic||Republic of Congo|
Citizens of the countries mentioned below also need a visa for transit through the international zone of any airport in Spain to take a connecting flight to a country outside the Schengen area:
|DR of Congo||Djibouti||Gambia|
Holders of passports issued by the Palestine Authority also need visas.
Required documents for visa:
Validity of visa:
Short-stay (single- and multiple-entry):
Valid for 6 months from date of issue for a stay of maximum 90 days per entry.
Transit (single- and multiple-entry):
Valid for a maximum of 5 days per entry, including the day of arrival. Visas cannot be extended, and a new application must be made each time.