Czech Republic visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Czech Republic

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Czech Visa.


  • Passport with a validity of more than 6 months from the intended period of exiting the country. The passport should have at least two blank pages for the necessary stamp.
  • Completed Schengen visa application form which is dated and has been signed by the applicant. There is no fee collected from applicant’s for the visa application form.
  • One recent passport-sized photographs with a white background. The photo should follow the specification for a visa application. The photo should be glued and not staple to the visa application form.
  • Original copy of bank statement from the past three months prior to the period of visa application. Pay slips from the previous three months can also be presented.
  • Travel insurance which has sufficient medical coverage. The insurance should be valid for the duration of your stay in the country.
  • Proof of civil status.
  • Proof of accommodation for the period you will be staying in the country. A document proving ownership, lease, or an approval written and signed by the owner of the apartment for the applicant to use the apartment should be provided. Students can have their accommodation verified by their institution, by sending a confirmation of the accommodation directly to the Embassy.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.

Czech Republic Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Czech Republic


The Czech Republic is a popular tourist destination known for its ancient history, native beers and ornate castle. Ever thought of bathing in mineral water? This and many more are on offer in the spas around the country. In the country, Sedlec Ossuary has more than 40,000 human skeletons for its guests. The country also has national parks and mountains where tourists can go skiing and hiking.
 
Tourism in the Czech Republic has been on the rise in recent times. Prague, which is the capital of Czech Republic is the most visited destination in the country. The country welcomes about 10.1 million foreign tourists yearly. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.
 
 Passport holders of the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the United States of America do not require a visa for a period of up to 90 days.

Tourists crossing the road or tram tracks within 50 meters from the designated crossing area will be fined.

Types of Czech Republic Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 15 working days 90 days
Business visa 15 working days 90 days
Medical visa 15 working days 90 days
Student visa 15 working days More than 90 days
Work visa 15 working days More than 90 days

General Requirements for Czech Republic Visa


  • Passport with a validity of more than 6 months from the intended period of exiting the country. The passport should have at least two blank pages for the necessary stamp.
  • Completed Schengen visa application form which is dated and has been signed by the applicant. There is no fee collected from applicant’s for the visa application form.
  • One recent passport-sized photographs with a white background. The photo should follow the specification for a visa application. The photo should be glued and not staple to the visa application form.
  • Original copy of bank statement from the past three months prior to the period of visa application. Pay slips from the previous three months can also be presented.
  • Travel insurance which has sufficient medical coverage. The insurance should be valid for the duration of your stay in the country.
  • Proof of civil status.
  • Proof of accommodation for the period you will be staying in the country. A document proving ownership, lease, or an approval written and signed by the owner of the apartment for the applicant to use the apartment should be provided. Students can have their accommodation verified by their institution, by sending a confirmation of the accommodation directly to the Embassy.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.

Czech Republic Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

110.00 (USD)

Business visa

110.00 (USD)

Medical visa

110.00 (USD)

Student visa

110.00 (USD)

Work visa

110.00 (USD)

Czech Republic Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

5 Gnassingbe Eyadema Street, Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria.

https://www.mzv.cz/abuja

abuja@embassy.mzv.cz

+234 703 757 1096

Frequently Asked Questions


Do I need a visa to travel to the Czech Republic??

All Nigerians traveling to the Czech Republic require a visa.

Odigbo Emeka kelvin

1 year ago

How do I book an appointment?


What do I need in order to obtain a Schengen visa??
In order to obtain a Schengen visa, you should submit all the required and supporting documents at the embassy.

Who is deciding on the application??

The application is decided by the relevant consulate of the Czech Republic.


Can I appeal against the negative decision??
Yes, the applicant can appeal a negative decision after 15 days of receiving the negative decision.

What does period of grace mean??
Period of grace extends the validity of the visa by 15 days. This period does not extend the number of days granted and does not allow you to stay for more days than indicated in the visa sticker.

How can apply for work visa to czech republic.?
Ugwumba Cyprian

5 months ago

How can apply for work Visa to Czech Republic


I’m a Nigerian a trained security officer and i want to go and look for work in Czech Republic?
Mojie Ephraim

7 months ago

I am not a security officer here in Nigeria,am a Customer Service Representative and I would like to go to Czeh to look for food


I want to know what it'll take for me to travel to Czech republic for a holiday from Nigeria?

How I getting working permit viza?