Denmark Tourist Visa

The Denmark tourist visa also known as the Denmark Schengen visa allows you to visit Denmark as a tourist. Moreover, with a single Denmark Schengen visa you can visit 25 other Schengen countries in Europe.

Eligibility Conditions
  • You are eligible for the Denmark Schengen visa only if:
  • You intend to stay the maximum number of days in Denmark
  • You are willing to spend an equal number of days in Denmark along with other Schengen states, but Denmark should be your first point of entry
Documents Required
  • Valid passport
  • Original passport size photo
  • Air ticket to Denmark
  • Travel insurance
  • Covering letter containing the traveler’s information, schedule, information on trip expenses and a guarantee that you will return to your home country
  • Bank statement to prove that you have enough funds to support your stay in the country
  • A travel itinerary containing details of your trip
  • A hotel voucher from the hotel where you will be staying
  • Income tax returns
How Y-Axis Can Help You?
  • Advise you on the documentation that will be required for the visa
  • Advise you on how the funds needed for the visa need to be shown
  • Complete the application process
  • Review your documents needed for the visa application
Can I go to Denmark on my Schengen visa?

Yes. If you have a valid passport and either a valid residence permit for a Schengen country or a valid Schengen visa, you will not be needing a visa for visiting Denmark.

How long can I stay in Denmark on my Schengen visa?

If you have a valid Schengen visa, it will be valid in Denmark as well. You will be allowed to travel as a tourist for a period up to 90 days within a 180 days period.

What if I want to stay for more than 90 days in Denmark?

Applicants that wish to stay in Denmark beyond 90 days in any 6 months period, will have to apply for a work/residence permit.

What is the processing time for short-term visas?

As per the EU Visa Code, the processing time cannot be more than 15 calendar days in general, and from 30 to 60 days in exceptional cases.

The Embassy is committed to issuing visas as soon as possible, provided they have complete and satisfactory information about the applicant.

When should I apply?

While it is advisable to plan ahead and apply well in time, do keep in mind that the earliest that you can apply is 90 days or 3 months prior to the expected day of your departure.

How can I apply?

Applicants whose main destination is Denmark or a Schengen country represented by Denmark, can lodge their visa application online at Apply Visa. For applying through this website, the length of stay must not exceed 90 days in any given 6 months period.

Which other Schengen country does Denmark represent in visa matters?

Denmark represents Iceland in visa-related matters.

Do I have to submit my visa application personally?

Yes, every applicant has to appear in person when submitting the visa application.

Where do I have to submit my visa application?

You can submit your visa application either at the Visa Application Centre or at the Embassy.

Do I require an appointment for submitting my visa application?

Though you can submit your visa application at the Visa Application Centre, the Embassy advises applicants to take a prior appointment for the same. 

You can also submit your application at the Embassy. You will have to make a prior appointment.

Is visa interview mandatory?

If you apply for a short-term visa to Denmark, it is not mandatory for you to appear for a visa interview at the Danish Embassy.

Nevertheless, you might be asked by the Embassy to appear in person for a face-to-face interview. Do keep in mind that you might also be asked to submit additional documents, if the Embassy so requires.

Do I need travel insurance?

Proof of insurance must be provided at the time of applying for the short-term visa.

Insurance cover must include medical emergencies, hospitalization, and the cost of sending the applicant back to his country (also in the event of death). The amount should be a minimum of EUR 30,000.

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