Schengen Visa From KSA

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on Schengen Visa application for individuals in Saudi Arabia. Whether you are a Saudi passport holder or a third-world national residing in Saudi Arabia under residency/Iqama, our detailed information will guide you through the essential considerations for a successful application.

Who Can Apply?

To be eligible to file your visa application at the Schengen embassies/consulates or visa application centers (VFS), you must belong to one of the following categories:

Types of Schengen Visas

Depending on the purpose of your visit, you can apply for one of the following types of Schengen visas:

Tourist visa

Visitor visa

Business visa

Medical visa

Student visa

Visa for Official Visits

Cultural exchange visa

Transit visa


Processing Time

The Schengen visa processing time is usually 15 days. However, during busy periods, the visa processing time can extend to 30 days. In more complex cases or when there is a backlog of applications, it may take up to 60 days. Therefore, it’s advisable to apply early.

Our Services

At Pangea Mobility, we offer a comprehensive range of services to assist you with your Schengen visa application. Our services include:

With Pangea Mobility, you can rest assured that your Schengen visa application is in capable hands. We provide you with the best service possible, and we look forward to assisting you with your visa application.


Who can apply for a Schengen Visa in Saudi Arabia?

Saudi passport holders and third-world nationals living in Saudi Arabia under residency/Iqama can apply for a Schengen Visa.

When should I apply for a Schengen Visa from Saudi Arabia?

You should submit your Schengen visa application at least 15 days before your planned trip and no earlier than six months.

Do I need travel insurance when applying for a Schengen visa from Saudi Arabia?

Yes, travel insurance is a mandatory requirement when applying for a Schengen visa.

Can I apply for a Schengen visa online?

Currently, there is no option to apply for a Schengen visa online. You need to apply in person at the visa center of the Schengen country you plan to visit.

I am travelling through an airport located in the Schengen area. Do I need a visa?

If you are transiting through an airport in the Schengen area, you may need an airport transit visa depending on your nationality.

What should the bank statement for a Schengen Visa application include?

The bank statement should show transactions for the last three to six months and the account balance. The Bank statement must be stamped from the Bank.

What can be used as proof of employment for a Schengen Visa application?

A salary certificate or letter from your employer (Attested by the Chamber of Commerce) stating your position, salary, and the duration of your employment can be used as proof of employment.

What if I am self-employed?

If you are self-employed, you can provide commercial registration (CR) confirming you are the business owner.