Italy visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Italy

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


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs (3.5 cm x 4.5 cm) taken in white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country. 
  • Travel medical insurance of 30,000 euros to cover duration of entire stay.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.

Italy Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Italy


Italy is well known for its delicious delicacies, a plethora of wine, its trendy fashion industry, alpine lakes, mountain ranges, luxury cars and motorcycles, diverse regional cultures and dialects. The country just seems to have it all.
 
The country has about 52.4 million tourists a year which makes Italy the fifth most visited country in the world. This number is projected to increase year-on-year.
 
Italy is the fashion capital of the world. The country has the largest number of UNESCO world heritage sites in the world. There are high art and monument in every nook and cranny of the country. This is such a sight to behold.

Tourists are advised not to patronize illegal street traders. Patronizing these traders could incur a fine. A tax is imposed on all tourists.

Types of Italy Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 15 days 90 days
Business visa 15 days 90 days
Medical visa 15 days 90 days
Student visa 15 days More than 90 days
Work visa 15 days More than 90 days
Transit visa 15 days 24 hours

General Requirements for Italy Visa


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have 2 blank pages for visa stamp.
  • Duly completed and signed visa application form.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • Passport-size photographs (3.5 cm x 4.5 cm) taken in white background.
  • Travel document.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Documentation showing applicant’s ties to home country. 
  • Travel medical insurance of 30,000 euros to cover duration of entire stay.
  • Documentation confirming the purpose of travel.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.

Italy Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

60.00 (EUR)

Business visa

60.00 (EUR)

Medical visa

60.00 (EUR)

Student visa

99.00 (EUR)

Work visa

99.00 (EUR)

Transit visa

60.00 (EUR)

Italy Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

Sterling Bank Plaza, 3rd Floor, Plot 1083 Mohammadu Buhari Way, Central Business District, Abuja, Nigeria.

http://www.italy-ng.com

info.itng@vfshelpline.com

+234 815 018 8800

Lagos

Manor House, Plot 110, Admiral Ayinla Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos, Nigeria.

http://www.italy-ng.com

info.itng@vfshelpline.com

+234 815 018 8800

Frequently Asked Questions


I am traveling to multiple Schengen countries. From which Consulate should I apply for my Schengen visa?
Schengen visa must be applied from the Embassy/The Consulate of the country where you will be staying for the maximum number of days.

Do I need to apply personally?

Yes, the applicant is required to submit the application personally at the visa application center.


Where do I need to go for my visa interview?

You need to go to the consulate of Italy in Lagos.


What do I need to carry for the interview?

You need to go with all the documents required by the Consulate of Italy.


What if my visa is refused, is the visa fee and service charge refundable?

No, neither the visa fee nor the service charge will be refunded if your visa is refused.


How much is the visa and how do I get it?

How much is the actual amount to travel to Italy?
Princewill

2 years ago

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1 year ago

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Ibeh

1 year ago

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1 year ago

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Joy edoleyi

1 year ago

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Linda

1 year ago

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10 months ago

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