What is ETIAS
The rules of travel to Europe have changed. Starting from 2024, some 1.4 billion people from over 60 visa-exempt countries are required to have a travel authorisation to enter most European countries.
Who should apply
Find out which European countries require an ETIAS travel authorisation, who needs to apply and who is exempt.
ETIAS travel authorisation with limited validity
Learn about when to request an ETIAS travel authorisation with limited validity and what implications it has for your travel.
What you need to apply
Find out what travel documents can be used to apply for an ETIAS travel authorisation. Learn about what information needs to be included in the application form and how much it costs to apply.
Applying on behalf of others
Learn how to authorise someone to apply for an ETIAS travel authorisation on your behalf and what to be careful about.
Your right to appeal
Find out how to appeal against a decision related to your ETIAS travel authorisation or data protection rights.
Be aware of possible abusive and fraudulent practices by commercial intermediaries and learn how to report them.
Find answers to the most common questions about ETIAS including how to apply, how much it costs and how long it will be valid for.