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Visa guide

1. For Citizens of EU / EEA / EFTA Countries

See the list of EU / EEA / EFTA countries here.

If you are a citizen of the EU / EEA / EFTA country and your study period at Vytautas Magnus University (VMU) is longer than 3 months (90 days) then you are required to apply for the Certificate confirming the right to temporarily reside in Lithuania. This application must be submitted in Kaunas Migration Office.

 

2. For Citizens of Other Countries (Visa-free Entrance)

 

See the list of countries whose citizens are not requested to have a visa to enter Lithuania (visa-free regime) here.

Citizens of Other Countries (no-EU/ EEA/ EFTA) who are not requested to have a visa to enter Lithuania, but are allowed to stay in Lithuania not longer than 90 days without a visa, have to decide whether to apply for the National D type multi-entry visa before the arrival or right after it.

 

Application before Arrival

 

 

 

Application after Arrival

 

 

3. For Citizens of Other Countries

 

Students are required to apply for the multi-entry national visa (D) in the nearest Embassy or Consulate of the Republic of Lithuania in their home country or in the nearest one (see the list of countries) before the arrival.

The exception applies for the students holding EU / EEA / EFTA country residence permit. These students have to decide whether to apply before arrival or in 5 days after arrival (please follow the application procedure provided in the section No 2).

 

Note! Students having National D type multi-entry visa for studies, must arrive to Lithuania first. If your flight is not direct to your final destination, you cannot leave the airport otherwise you will not be allowed to continue your trip to Lithuania.

For most recent information please visit the website of Migration Department under the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Lithuania.