France Tourist Visa

Is France visa open for Pakistan?

France is a member of the Schengen area, meaning that Pakistan's citizens must have a Schengen visa to travel to France. The Schengen visa allows travelers to visit any 27 Schengen countries for up to 90 days Per Entry within 180 days.

How long will France visa take?




Visa applications are generally processed within 15 days. This period can be extended up to 45 days in particular cases if the examination of the application justifies it. In some instances, the passport can be sent by postal services.
How much is the visa fee for France from Pakistan?
The fee for French Embassy is currently 80 Euro (equivalent to PKR 25,600) Appointment Expected Availability within 90 days.
How much bank balance is required for France visa?
France. The general requirement for financial means to obtain a visa for France in India is to have at least EUR 65 (equivalent to INR 5,708.23)* per day.
What documents are required for France visit visa from Pakistan?
Passport. Invitation Letter from the sponsor or hotel booking details in case of individual tourist. Invitation Letter in case of group by the Tour Operator designated by the department of tourist services. For Third Country nationals, submission of the valid French Visa and Carte de Séjour in France is mandatory.
Q. What to do if France visa is rejected? 
Ans - If your France visa was rejected you can either choose to raise an appeal within 2 months or apply for a new France visa within 3 months of receiving the rejection.
Processing may take up to five business days.
  • Step 1: Check the Validity of your Passport. ...
  • Step 2: Complete the Visa Application. ...
  • Step 3: Collect any Supporting Documentation. ...
  • Step 4: Schedule an Interview Appointment, if required. ...
  • Step 5: Visa Fee Payment and Interview. ...
  • Step 6: Return to Collect your Passport and Visa.

What currency did France use?

The euro banknotes and coins were introduced in France on 1 January 2002, after a transitional period of three years when the euro was the official currency but only existed as 'book money'. The dual circulation period – when both the French franc and the euro had legal tender status – ended on 17 February 2002.

Can I get tourist visa for France?

Your visa. If the duration of your stay does not exceed 90 days per 180-day period, you will be issued a short-stay uniform Schengen visa or national visa depending on your destination. If your presence in France requires an airport stopover, please ensure that you do not need an airport transit visa.

How much do I need to travel to France?

How much is a 3 day trip to France? So, to sum it all up, for a 2-night and 3-day trip to France as a budget traveler, you can expect to spend around $800 to $1600. Keep in mind that these are rough estimates and actual costs may vary depending on your travel style, activities, and other expenses.

Can you travel to France with a Pakistani passport?

Yes, Pakistani passport holders must obtain a Schengen visa to enter any European country in the Schengen Zone. However, there are some categories of people residing in Pakistan that are exempt from the visa requirement, as follows: Nationals of Schengen countries living in Pakistan.

1. All Passports Original

2. CNIC Scan

3. FRC

4. MRC

5. NTN & Returns

6. Property Documents (Optional)

7. Bank Statement last 6 Month with stamp and sign & Account Maintenance Letter 

8. Visa Request letter 

9. Hotel Reservation Confirmed

10. Air Ticket only Booking 

11. School Documents for the children 

12. Insurance 2 month


13. 2 picture white background matt finish size 35 x 45 mm 

Is France visa fee refundable if rejected?

If your visa application gets rejected then embassy is not liable to refund any fee in any circumstances. Embassy charges fee as a cost to recover their expenses on the process only. The process involves, decision making, verification of documents, data management, correspondence and others.