Passport and visa information for Sweden
Passport and visa information for your visit to Sweden.
Planning a holiday in Sweden? Find out more about passport and visa information for your visit to Sweden.
For UK residents:
Holders of certain British Passports/Travel Documents do not need a visa to travel to Sweden.
Your passport should be valid for the proposed duration of your stay; you don’t need any additional period of validity on your passport beyond this. For information about what happens if the UK leaves the European Union with no deal and any changes that might happen from 29 March 2019 read more here
For US residents:
A valid passport entitles North American Citizens to a three-month stay in Sweden.
Tourist visas to Sweden for other countries:
If you are visiting Sweden as a tourist and are a citizen of a non-EU country, you may need a visa. A visa is a permit to travel to and stay in a country for a limited period.
More information and requirements for visa applications can be found here
Useful links to check if you need a visa
To apply for a visa, you must fill in the form Application for Schengen Visa.
Citizens of other countries can also check with a Swedish diplomatic representative in their home country.