Visa Requirements for France
Instant Visa policy lookup for France
Freedom of Travel
Passport holders of 35 countries have freedom of travel to France. This often means there will be no limitation on the duration of stay, and no restrictions on activities such as volunteering, employment, or conducting business.
Visa Not Required
Passport holders of 85 countries can travel to France without prior visa, eVisa, or on-arrival visa.
- Visa-Free90 days90 days within any 180 day period in the Schengen Area (in Regions of France)
A Canadian passport is not required for visa-free travel to the French overseas territory of Saint Pierre et Miquelon; instead, an identification document (e.g. driver's licence or Secure Certificate of Indian Status) can be used
Pre-arranged Visa Required
Prior to arrival at France, passport holders of 109 countries must obtain a visa at their corresponding consulate of France. Additional travel conditions (such as Visas to other countries) may waive this requirement.
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