Visa Types & Categories to Apply for Svalbard and Jan Mayen
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Do I need a visa to travel to Svalbard and Jan Mayen?
Svalbard is entirely visa-free zone to all the nationals from all the countries, however you may be required a visa to travel to Norway or other countries where you can start your trip to Svalbard and Jan Mayen.
Do I need a passport to travel to Svalbard and Jan Mayen?
All foreigners need their passport or National ID Card for entering Svalbard and Jan Mayen. Norway nationals can also enter Svalbard with any identification document with personal details and photo (such as, driving license).
How long can I stay in Svalbard without a visa?
All foreigners can enter, live and stay in Svalbard without a visa for unlimited period, regardless of their country of citizenship.
From which country can I fly to Svalbard?
The most common routes and flights to Svalbard and Jan Mayen are running from Oslo, Norway. There is 3 hours flying time between Oslo and Longyearbyen, Svalbard. Sometimes there can be charter flights from Copenhagen, Denmark and Paris, France to Svalbard directly.
Can I travel to Svalbard and Jan Mayen by ship?
There is no any common ship service to Svalbard, but there can be cruises to Svalbard from Iceland, Norway, and Denmark as expedition cruises.
Can I enter Svalbard and Jan Mayen with a Schengen visa?
Svalbard and Jan Mayen is a visa-free zone, so yes. You can enter Norway with your Schengen visa and travel to Svalbard visa-freely from there.